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Chinese New Year 2018: Year of the Dog

新年快樂 (xīn nián kuài lè) ‘Happy New Year!’ Whilst many of us toasted the New Year on 1st January, a sixth of the world’s population will be seeing in the Lunar New Year today. Cue the fireworks, dragon puppets and colourful parades that put our late night booze-fuelled celebrations to shame. Each Chinese New Year is characterised by one of 12 animals from the Chinese zodiac …

Brighten Up Your Blue Monday

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2017. Thank god that nightmare’s over. With Brexit, the rise of Donald Trump and the whole Harvey Weinstein fiasco obliterating any shred of hope for the wider world, we’re thankful to put it behind us. New Year, New Everything please, am I right? But all is well because 2K18 is here! Bring It On is finally on Netflix. Khloe Kardashian’s pregnant (cool). And summer is …

5 Things to Prepare You for the Last Jedi

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Unless you’ve been living in a little hut in a Dagobah swamp, you’ll know that The Last Jedi is set to hit our screens at the end of the week. We’re more excited than Darth Vader was when he got to Hoth and realised there wasn’t any sand, so let us take your robotic hand and remind you of a few things you should know …

Wowcher Does… Movember: Week Four

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And so, we reach the end of Movember. It’s been a rollercoaster of a month, with our moods dictated on a day-to-day basis by the kind of looks we received walking into the office (needless to say, there have been a fair share of troughs). Through it all, though, we’ve retained a stiff upper lip – it’s honestly difficult not to, what with the hair …

Wowcher Does… Movember: Week Three

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Week three sees us enter the final stretch of a situation that has become hairy, to say the least. Some of us have seen the light at the end of the tunnel and have begun to have a little fun with our furry facial additions, whereas others have sunk even further into a deep malaise. ‘It’s for men’s health awareness,’ we keep telling ourselves. ‘It’s …