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When society isn’t judging, women’s sex drive rivals men’s

Men just want sex more than women. I’m sure you’ve heard that one. Stephen Fry even went as far as suggesting in 2010 that straight women only went to bed with men because sex was “the price they are willing to pay for a relationship”. Or perhaps you’ve even heard some of the evidence. In […]

Mental health and the death of the "headclutcher" picture

A campaign backed by Stephen Fry has been launched to try and change media portrayals of mental health. But what is wrong with the ones currently used?

The Four Noble Truths – Animation

This animation video, narrated by Stephen Fry, on the Four Noble Truths is from a BBC Radio 4 site called A History of Ideas. Other animations answer such questions as, What is Justice? and How Can I Know Right from Wrong? In charming fashion.  Learning for all ages.

Stephen Fry quits Instagram after press ‘hounding’, Katie Hopkins suggests Miliband should gas his wife

Stephen Fry has quit social media site Instagram, telling his fans he was “hounded off” it by the press. The comedian and actor, who has a huge following on social media with 92,000 Instagram followers, said: “Newspapers, as ever, suck all the joy out of everything. Show More Summary

The BBC reportedly wants Stephen Fry to replace Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear

BBC chiefs are reportedly looking at Stephen Fry to replace suspended "Top Gear" presenter Jeremy Clarkson, the Daily Star reports.  The news has not been confirmed by the BBC. Clarkson was suspended after he was accused of punchingShow More Summary

What do CERN, the ISS, and Stephen Fry have in Common?

You’ll have to read the New Yorker article on Richard M. Stallman and the The GNU Manifesto by Maria Bustillos to find out! And what’s up with Tim O’Reilly’s comments about the Old Testment vs. New Testament?   That’s an ad hominem attack...Show More Summary

Funny Skit: Thierry Henry tells Stephen Fry to get out of his pub in Cockney accent [Vine]

Thierry Henry is becoming quite a ubiquitous presence on British TV, with his weekly appearances on Sky Sports as a pundit. The Arsenal legend has a much funnier side to him than the often serious aura he gives off on punditry duty, and he showed that in this funny skit for Comic Relief. The Arsenal […]

Who Was the Better Tocqueville? Karl Ove Knausgaard, Bernard-Henri Lévy, or Stephen Fry?

This article originally appeared in Vulture. When the newly revamped New York Times Magazine asked the famously prolix (but personally reticent) Karl Ove Knausgaard, the author of a 3,500-page confessional six-book series called My Struggle,...Show More Summary

#UCIHourRecord Live

2 months agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

Join celebrity cycling fan Stephen Fry [loving the on screen metrics! – Ed], and others, watching paralympian Sarah Storey attempt the UCI Hour Record live on the UCI YouTube channel.   The current record stands at 46.065km, set by Leontien Zijlaard-van Moorsel of the Netherlands in October 2003 in Mexico City.  Storey is in London’s Olympic velodrome, at more...

Who Was the Better Tocqueville? Karl Ove Knausgaard, Bernard-Henri Lévy, or Stephen Fry?

When the newly revamped New York Times Magazine asked the famously prolix (but personally reticent) Karl Ove Knausgaard, the author of a 3,500-page confessional six-book series called My Struggle, to undertake a road trip through Canada and the U.S., it enlisted him in a noble tradition: the foreign writer grappling with America via... More »

Brit Book Deal of the Week: Dambusters by Max Arthur served

Military history enthusiasts will be fascinated by this account of one of WW2’s most significant raids. “What a story. And I do not believe that it has ever been better told”. – actor Stephen Fry “His precis of the complex story of how...Show More Summary

Rowan Williams on Stephen Fry's Attack on God: I Hope If He Met God, He'll Wait for a Reply

Former Anglican Archbishop Dr. Rowan Williams has responded to atheist actor Stephen Fry's recent criticism of God by saying that only a "stupid and insensitive person" would never protest suffering in the world. At the same time, Williams said that he hopes Fry would actually wait for God's reply, if he got a chance to speak with Him.

Rude jokes about Stephen Hawking are exactly what the Baftas need

Odd though it may seem, I think I’m with Stephen Fry on the issue of the Baftas. The grand old poof – I mean that in an affectionate, rather than… Continue reading The post Rude jokes about Stephen Hawking are exactly what the Baftas need appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Queen Elizabeth II Thinks Same-Sex Marriage Is 'Wonderful' - VIDEO

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Or so says Stephen Fry. Appearing as a guest on the Jonathan Ross Show to speak about his recent wedding, Fry revealed that the Queen, though officially politically neutral, is delighted with the turn of events in same-sex equality: It...

Queen Elizabeth II Says Gay Marriage Is Absolutely “Wonderful”

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Just when we didn’t think she could get any more amazing, Queen Elizabeth II called gay marriage in England “wonderful.” Or at least according to comedian/newlywed Stephen Fry. During an interview over the weekend, Fry explained how the 88-year-old monarch expressed her approval of gay marriage in July 2013 when signing the Marriage Act, which granted same-sex […]

BAFTAs 2015 - Full Presenters List is Star-Studded!

There is only one day left until the 2015 BAFTAs take place, so we wanted to take a moment to tell you who the presenters are! There are tons of stars set to attend the ceremony, which will be hosted by Stephen Fry. Henry Cavill, David Beckham, Natalie Dormer, and Chris Evans are just some [...]

Stephen Fry Responds To ‘The Meaning Of Life’ Controversy

Stephen Fry has defended his comments on The Meaning Of Life – where he said that God was “utterly monstrous” – and has said that he was “astonished” by the reaction his interview with Gay Byrne has caused. When Gay Byrne – the host of The Meaning Of Life – asked Stephen Fry – a Stephen Fry Responds To ‘The Meaning Of Life’ Controversy is an article from: The Inquisitr News

Anglican Archbishop Welby Says Christians Shouldn't Attack Atheist Actor Stephen Fry for Calling God 'Utterly Evil' and 'Monstrous'

Anglican Archbishop the Most Rev. Justin Welby has said that Christians shouldn't attack atheist actor Stephen Fry, who recently called God "utterly evil" and "monstrous" for designing a world in which children get bone cancer, and suffer other diseases.

What God Might Say to Atheist Stephen Fry

Outspoken British atheist Stephen Fry was recently asked what he would say to God if such a being really existed and he encountered him/her/it after death. His reply was passionate, eloquent, defiant, and irreverent. I wonder what God might say to him.

Stephen Fry’s mockery of religion could land him the death penalty in these countries

3 months agoNews : BlogPost

"Suppose it's all true," began a question to Stephen Fry on Irish television, "and you walk up to the pearly gates and you are confronted by God. What will Stephen Fry say to Him, Her or It?"Fry, a beloved actor and comedian in Britain, began his reply like this: "Bone cancer in children? What's that about? How dare you."Read full article >>

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