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Tram 83, the Congolese novel that’s wowing the literary world – extract

Published in Odd and Fun on 16th November 2017

Fiston Mwanza Mujilas debut novel, a criticism of neocolonialism boasting a throw of winoes and dreamers, is the dazzling articulation that DRC has been waiting for Acclaimed beginner Fiston Mwanza Mujila has dazzled the literary macrocosm with his introduction novel, a riotous look at the underbelly of life rarely put forward in sub-saharan African literature. […]

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Ridley Scott: ‘Is there life out there? Certainly’

Published in Odd and Fun on 14th November 2017

From Alien to his Oscar-nominated The Martian, the administrator has been lost in space for decades. He talks about his secret briefs from Nasa and why making a blockbuster is like murderou psyche surgery To be nominated for an Oscar this year is to have your privilege checked. And, accordingly, some help find blame with […]

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‘ Don’t stop there, it’s a hellhole ‘: Matthew Abbott captures the murderous, stately Australian outback

Published in Odd and Fun on 10th November 2017

Photographer records life in the drought-hit Murray-Darling basin: An Australia I had always “ve been dreaming about” finding Matthew Abbott was in a one-man tent about 20 km outside Lightning Ridge when he began to feel a profound gumption of displeasure. The Sydney photographer was documenting life in the hard-up towns in the drought-hit Murray-Darling […]

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Ever Pondered About Devouring A Rat Burger? One Russian Restaurant Is Serving Them Up Right Now

Published in Odd and Fun on 8th November 2017

Rats aren’t certainly what I think of when I think of nutrient. Rats are disgusting! There is, of course, pizza rat, but I’m talking about chewing the rat themselves. In Moscow restaurant Krasnodar Bistro, river rats have become the brand-new goody. In addition to flow rat burgers, they are also serving river rat hot dogs, […]

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This new law will let Californians know for certain they’re not subsidizing puppy mills.

Published in Odd and Fun on 8th November 2017

The puppies and kittens in your neighbourhood domesticated storage are pretty cute. But knowing where the cute animals come from is also possible agonizing. Many swine sold in domesticated storages come from “puppy mills, ” large-scale commercial breeding procedures that give profit over animal welfare, arising in unsanitary conditions, cramped enclosures, and inhuman practices. A […]

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Forget the movie- match the real female ghostbusters pushing characters and sexism

Published in Odd and Fun on 8th November 2017

Although Ghostbusters is a slapstick, these female ghost hunters take their work earnestly and was no question that ghosts and beings are real When Morgan Maguire was growing up, she struggled to find a role model. As a young Catholic schoolgirl in Hanover, Pennsylvania, she was often teased about her cherish of history and scary […]

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The Free State of Jones review- a southern Schindler’s List

Published in Odd and Fun on 6th November 2017

Matthew McConaughey idols as Newton Knight, a southerner who pointed up fighting the Confederacy, but despite the pleasingly nuanced look of biography theres simply too much plot Dont you know they shoot deserters? They hit everyone around here. And so Newton Knight( Matthew McConaughey) walks away from the bloodshed at the Siege of Corinthand into […]

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Quentin Tarantino confirms he will withdraw after two more films

Published in Odd and Fun on 5th November 2017

Director of Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs says he hopes when he withdraws he will be considered one of the greatest film-makers that ever lived Quentin Tarantino has confirmed in the strongest terms hitherto that he is planning to give up steering after two more films. Drop the mic. Boom. Tell everybody, Match that shit, […]

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You’ll Feel Nostalgic When You Assure What These People Just Built For Their Cat

Published in Odd and Fun on 5th November 2017

Cats are finicky people. While most bird-dogs simply blindly love you and everything you do for them, “cat-o-nine-tails” prefer to be impressed. I personally revalue anyone who keeps their guidelines high-pitched, so I have a soft spot for felines( and the fact that they’re stunning doesn’t precisely injured ). These cat mothers know a thing […]

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A municipality framed: the doors and spaces of Transylvania’s Cluj-Napoca- in photos

Published in Odd and Fun on 3rd November 2017

In the unofficial capital of Transylvania, Mihail Onaca wanders wall street to capture the Romanian municipality superb windowframes and doorways Cluj-Napoca may not exactly be the perfect settle for a Dracula movie, as parties would tend to suspect, but it is definitely a gemstone of Transylvania, excuses Mihail Onaca, a theatre performer and lament Instagrammer […]

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