His blend of Aubrey Beardsley-like eroticism with sixties psychedelia helped to establish the underground ambience…
In Japan, which has made cultural appropriation a national strategy for the last 150 years, such thinking makes no sense
“Through the seething jungles of Mindanao, across the baking emptiness of Mongolia and into the Dear Leader’s personal pleasure dome.”
Ground-breaking film director Nagisa Oshima, peddled cockroach-repellent and air-freshener.
Scorsese’s favoured milieu is the “mean streets” of inner city America, where he grew up, with their violence, profanity and crime
According to the puritanical ethos of the times, this was evidence of gross immorality.
We don’t lay off our children or siblings in favour of lower cost alternatives.
Would it be constitutional, the prime minister wonders as the 380 foot behemoth wreaks havoc in central Tokyo?
In Asia, 60 years old is the new 40. In Europe it’s time to wind down for a multi-decade vacation at tax-payers’ expense
It is a useful reminder that everything familiar to us will one day be obsolescent too, ourselves included.