The Prime Minister's senior adviser has been under fire since the Daily Mirror and Guardian uncovered that he had been seen in County Durham, at his family's farm, during the period where people were told by Govenrment to "stay at home, protect the NHS, save lives." … [Read more...] about Trainspotting author has brutal explanation for Dominic Cummings’ bad eyesight
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“England’s ‘golden generation’ were top-class players, all of them, but no manager ever was able to create that togetherness, that team spirit. I always felt there were quite a few players who tried to play that final pass themselves. They had three or four who felt, ‘If I don’t play the long ball now, if I give it to a teammate, then he will look good and not me.’ With the players they had, they should have done more in major competitions. I think England for too long picked the best players, not the best team.” … [Read more...] about Golden Goal: Dietmar Hamann for Germany v England (2000)
For the lyrics, it chose the most common word pairs in past Eurovision songs, such as "my heart" and "the sun" and used these as the basis for the AI to create the lyrics. The team described the results as a "good balance between grammatically correct sentences and room for poetic interpretation". … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: What is the sound of music during a pandemic?
Not only an ideal early-90s time capsule (high-top Nikes, backwards caps), Hoop Dreams was also an involving and melancholic story of family sacrifice and ambition. Two Chicago teens, Arthur Agee and William Gates, might be among the best basketball players in their neighbourhood – but are they good enough to make it professionally? These are the dreams of the title, though director Steve James never allowed his documentary to be naive or line-toeing, certainly not during a scene in which Spike Lee delivered a brutally cynical speech about the nature of corporatised collegiate basketball. “Nobody cares about you. You’re black... This whole thing is revolving around money!” … [Read more...] about The 10 best sports documentaries