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Future Supernatural Trends

Vampires have well and truly been done. They’ve been done so much that they have glittery skin and drive sports cars and I hate it when vampires drive sports cars. Zombies are feeling pretty passé, especially when every zombie-apocalypse narrative turns into a weird voyeuristic rapey survivalist … Read more »

Future Doctors

I am very excited that Peter Capaldi will be the new Doctor. I was a bit late to The Thick of It, but after his very first expletive-ridden utterance about marzipan dildos I became an immediate Malcolm Tucker fan. I also admire Capaldi for his previous role as … Read more »

Five awesome TV mums

In our list series, ‘Gang of Five’, we make a list of five things related to … whatever we like. Online Editorial Assistant Jessica Alice shares her favourite TV mums. Spoilers ahead!

Gang of Five: shit siblings

In our list series, ‘Gang of Five’, we make a list of five things related to … whatever we like. Here’s KYD Online Editorial Assistant, Stephanie Van Schilt, with five ‘shit siblings’. A few years ago, the Triple R Breakfasters would list the ‘lesser’ child of a … Read more »

Gang of Five: Christmas for the cold hearted

After years of working in various large retail stores, when I think of Christmas an immediate sense of dread consumes me. Ubiquitous cheesy carols and advertising jingles will inevitably worm their way into my head, driving me crazy to Ken Bruce proportions. Repellent tactile tinsel and other … Read more »

Three’s a crowd(pleaser) – five famous love triangles

In our list series, ‘Gang of Five’, we make a list of five things related to … whatever we like. Here’s KYD Online Assistant, Stephanie Van Schilt, with five famous love triangles. At a bar recently, I happened upon three of my favourite songs in one evening: … Read more »

Girl guides: five fictional female bookworms

In our list series, ‘Gang of Five’, we make a list of five things related to … whatever we like. Here’s KYD Online Intern, Stephanie Van Schilt, with five of her favourite fictional female bookworms. While reminiscing about lunchtimes spent in my school library or burying my … Read more »

Five favourite mean mums

In our list series, ‘Gang of Five’, we make a list of five things related to … whatever we like. This time KYD Online Intern, Stephanie Van Schilt, creates a special, somewhat sinister, Mother’s Day list. Happy Mother’s Day to all the mums out there – we … Read more »

Five bad boys I can’t help but love

In our new list series, ‘Gang of Five’, we make a list of five things related to … whatever we like. This time it’s KYD Online Intern, Stephanie Van Schilt, with five bad boys she can’t help but love: Simon Amstell, John Waters, Mr Rochester, Logan Echolls … Read more »

Five songs I haven’t stopped thinking about since I saw Melancholia

In our new list series, ‘Gang of Five’, we make a list of five things related to … whatever we like. First up? KYD Online Editor Estelle Tang lists five songs she hasn’t stopped thinking about since she saw Lars von Trier’s Melancholia. One sign that you’ve … Read more »