A little after 7am, somewhere on the road between Cleveland and Detroit, we had the stereo cranked up loud, playing the White Stripes.
If petrol bombs were being thrown in St Marks Square in Venice, or outside the British Museum, what would reports say? We would never stop hearing about the threat to humanity's cultural heritage.
In the late 1980s on the day after Thanksgiving my younger sister Roberta and I went to visit our mother in her little apartment complex of housing for the elderly in Bristol, New Hampshire.
To Los Angeles, where a whole new era for celebrity lawsuits appears to have dawned, thanks to a woman called Valerie Turks.
Modesty obviously precludes Lost in Showbiz from suggesting that it exerts a vast and unshakeable influence over the world of media, that editors first hang, then act upon its every word.
Some use alcohol as an emotional crutch; others use food; and more still use religion. As for my son, his crutch comes in the form of a decapitated elephant head attached to a scrap of, admittedly very tactile, blue fabric.
I've stayed in touch with Anna Nolan from Big Brother 1.
If you thought 2010 was a tough year financially, 2011 will be even worse. Why the pessimism? Well, here are some of the reasons why we all will be feeling poorer in 2011.
As a five year old I'd lie in bed fantasising about performing on stage in big musical comedies.
Edwyn Collins is one of the more inspirational figures in British music, and not just for his achievements on record.
If you choose your yarn wisely, you can knit your own jumper for £25. Here are five of the best British wools for less than £6
Children seven and a half times less likely to succeed if father failed to achieve, with mother’s education a lesser factor
In response to Watson’s UN speech about gender equality, 4chan users posted online countdown to purported leak