Vice Magazine: Cherwell “ripped us off”

The controversy surrounding the Cherwell’s recently retracted article ‘A guide to dating posh girls’ intensified on Tuesday after Vice Magazine publicly accused its author, comment editor Tom Beardsworth, of plagiarism. The allegations surround alleged similarities between Beardsworth’s article and a Vice Magazine article entitled ‘The Vice guide to dating rich girls’ , which was posted on […]

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Batman and the Bush years

˜During the long, painful wait for the release of this summer’s blockbuster The Dark Knight Rises I, like the rest of my pimpled, caped-crusader-obsessed contemporaries, went back and watched both Batman Begins and its sequel, The Dark Knight. The first time I saw the latter its political subtext – dismissed by several media outlets as […]

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Agony Lad – Summer Special

I used to be an avid follower of this column, particularly for your advice on bedroom matters. But having read Fifty Shades of Grey, Christian Grey’s sexual exploits rather put yours in the shade. Please restore my faith in your sexual prowess! Look, I’m a liberal guy. Of course I’ve tried mixing pleasure and pain […]

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Bean to the rescue

The parched throats of Law and English students are set to be quenched next week with the opening of a new branch of the ‘Missing Bean’ coffee shop in the Law faculty. The St Cross building in which the ‘Law Bod’ is situated also houses the English faculty, students of which will also be able to use the caf.. There is also a […]

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