Tag Archive for ‘living’

Premium Bond: the life and times of the world’s most famous spy

James Bond may be hitting serious middle age but there’s plenty of life in the old spy yet. Super villains, megalomaniacs, metal-toothed psychotics and bloodthirsty hitmen everywhere will be irritated to learn that interest in 007 is greater than ever. And this year Bond mania reaches fever pitch as the world celebrates the spy’s first […]

Social service… for the entire world

James Taylor’s been in touch. It feels freaky. And I think you know what it’s like. You try to avoid someone for 10 years and suddenly there they are, lurking in your inbox. Really. Freaky.All I remember about Taylor from school were his annoying jokes, his empty bragging, his rubbish poetry (poetry!) and his love […]

Wonder walls: the rise and rise of grafitti art

So, how would you feel if someone sprayed the side of your house with aerosol paint graffiti? Would you expect the local authorities to eventually clean it off or would you hope they would slam a protection order on it? If you lived in New York there is a chance that art would be protected […]

Sometimes it seems hard work being Charlize Theron…

Sometimes it seems unbearably hard work being Charlize Theron. Flawlessly beautiful, she’s drawn to movie characters of incomprehensible ugliness. She has a life that’s the epitome of Hollywood perfection, but a past that’s stained with death and childhood sadness. She’s an Oscar-winning star, who is feted on the red carpet one day and helping victims […]

Super safaris and the call of the wild

Africa “It’s a place full of extraordinary experiences,” IFA’s Kevin Wash tells Living à la carte. “It’s a place where I have seen a young giraffe fight an older giraffe for hours, head-butting each other bizarrely, until they just stopped due to exhaustion. I once watched an eagle swoop down to a lake and scoop […]

Gateway to adventure

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