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The power of the Queen's hats

The power and seduction of the Queen's hats

The power of the Queen's hats

The hat is an example par excellence of aristocratic excess.

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A history of ‘Best Pictures’

The best movie from the year you were born

A history of ‘Best Pictures’

The best movies from the year you were born, plus Leon’s picks from each decade.

Meeting Vincent in Melbourne

Kaye shares her take on Van Gogh and the Seasons

Meeting Vincent in Melbourne

Looking for something to do on the weekend? Why not visit Van Gogh’s NGV exhibition?

10 authors and their favourite drinks

dr hunter s thompson holding a wild turkey and dry

10 authors and their favourite drinks

Who’s your favourite author? What’s their favourite drink?

Sir Roger Moore dies aged 89

Vale Sir Roger Moore

Sir Roger Moore dies aged 89

Sir Roger Moore has passed away after a short battle with cancer.

Jokes

The fun of being a senior

If your children pester you to spend your time wisely, it may be time to play a prank on them.

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Friday Funnies: Spanish delicacy

A tourist in Spain gets more than he bargained for in this week’s best jokes.

Just for fun!

Friday Funnies: Wedding disaster

St Peter struggles for answers to the big questions in this week’s best jokes.

Just for fun!

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Photos

10 funny pictures of dogs in bags

New Yorkers find a hilarious way of bringing their ‘banned dogs’ onto the Subway.

Dogs in bags

Loneliness in old age

Petra Bensted has created this photo essay to illustrate the loneliness felt by seniors.

Sundays are the worst!

Instagram’s Funniest Lady

An Australian comedian is getting attention for her tongue-in-cheek posts.

Taking the mickey

Videos

How to clean your keyboard

Learn how to safely and effectively clean your keyboard

Get rid of food crumbs

10 terrific kitchen tricks

You can never know enough ways to save time in the kitchen, can you?

Get out of the kitchen!

The secret to a good life

Find out the most important factor for keeping happy and healthy in this TEDx Talk.

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