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‘Sex isn’t difficult any more’: the men who are quitting watching porn

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Thomas discovered pornography in the traditional way: at school. He remembers classmates talking about it in the playground and showing each other videos on their phones during sleepovers. He was 13 and thought it was...

Britons spent third of time watching TV and online videos in 2020

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Britons spent a third of their waking hours watching TV or online videos in 2020, according to research from the media regulator Ofcom that shows how we were driven to our screens during the pandemic. The average UK r...

I’ve been watching Nigel Farage on GB News so you don’t have to. Consider yourself lucky

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Nigel Farage may not be the best-loved emergency service, but as demonstrated by his recent work for GB News, the struggling, consciously patriotic news channel, he is always available, willing to take on jobs most br...

I love watching airport arrivals. The reunions say: life is better now you’re here

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Not everyone likes each other. That would seem to be an uncontroversial take on contemporary society. I won’t waste my word count on examples; you obviously read the newspapers. But you’d be hard pushed to countenance...

Hong Kong man arrested for allegedly booing Chinese anthem while watching Olympics

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Hong Kong police have arrested a man on suspicion of insulting the national anthem, after he allegedly booed the Chinese national anthem while watching an Olympic event at a mall. The 40-year-old man was detained on F...

Powerbrokers of Arab world will be closely watching Tunisia

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In the decade since the Arab spring, the crucible of the uprisings has been where its legacy has been thrashed out. Tunisia, Egypt and Libya, where it all began from mid-December 2010, have remained central to the nar...

‘Eid was very different’: my fortnight watching South Africa descend into chaos

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The past week has been one of the most difficult of my life. My home descended into chaos. Durban, a holiday city with a melting pot of cultures and a diverse range of people who live and work here, came to a standsti...

One of the joys of Euro 2020? Watching casual football fans suffer

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Football is about pleasure and pain, a zero-sum ball game. The level of joy we feel at a goal or a victory is mirrored precisely in the pain of others. This pain is, in a sense, at the heart of football fandom; for wi...

The four fish I would still eat – even after watching Seaspiracy

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Seaspiracy, the buzzy, frenetic, slick, sloppy, confused and gripping documentary that premiered on Netflix in March, is often wrong but mostly right. Led by Ali Tabrizi, and produced by the maker of Cowspiracy, Kip A...

Paddy McGuinness: watching people telling lies is oddly irresistible

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It seems, lately, that whenever a television show arrives promising a brave new format, my first thought is: “There’s no way I’m watching that.” I had it with The Masked Singer. I had it with The Wall, the quiz show w...

Derek Chauvin trial: witness breaks down on stand while watching video

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Yesterday the Derek Chauvin murder trial saw more vivid and raw testimony from eyewitnesses who expressed both survivor’s guilt and helplessness over witnessing George Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man, dying under the k...

MLB’s war on the joy of watching pitchers bat is almost complete

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When Major League Baseball made the decision to expand the designated hitter rule to National League ballparks last year to lighten players’ workloads, the end of America’s national pastime in its original form appear...

With world watching Derek Chauvin’s trial, focus will be on officer who ‘betrayed’ his badge

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For all the many thousands of protests around the world, the global reckoning on racism and policing prompted by the killing of George Floyd last May, prosecutors were clear that their case in the murder trial of form...

With world watching Derek Chauvin’s trial, focus will be on officer who ‘betrayed his badge’

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For all the many thousands of protests around the world, the global reckoning on racism and policing prompted by the killing of George Floyd last May, prosecutors were clear that their case in the murder trial of form...