The other night I went to a dinner party, because that's what people my age are supposed to do.
With a sunny weekend ahead, I needed inspiration, even though grilling season really only just began.
Susan Sontag, in her 1964 essay Notes on Camp, writes that "the hallmark of Camp is the spirit of extravagance".
"One of the things I don't do well is this," glowered Michelle Obama as she was challenged by a heckler this week.
Finally, someone to explain the occasional trivial, yet complex, things in life.
With recent advances in technology, we are now using gadgets, apps and online services in every aspect of our lives, is it time to let tech into our health and fitness regime?
After three weeks of back-to-back blockbuster releases (Star Trek Into Darkness, Fast & Furious 6, The Great Gatsby and The Hangover Part III), UK cinemas drew breath at the weekend with a relatively modest set of new films, led by dystopian horror-thriller The Purge.
Analysis of starlight from more than 220,000 distant galaxies shows that the cosmos has lost half of its brightness in the past two billion years
On the doorstep of the Chipping Norton set, Wilderness is fast establishing itself as the most high-end and rarefied fixture on the summer festival calendar.
Bill Murray will appear in the new Ghostbusters film, according to reports in Hollywood.