OPINION: Size Shouldn’t Always Matter

With Mattel introducing their new ‘Curvy Barbie’, Claire Fox asks whether political correctness has caused us to take ‘Size Matters’ a little too seriously, especially in something as simple as a doll. Size Matters. Dress size, breast size, penis size, diamond size, the list is endless. Our world is so concerned with this four letter word that it has now invaded something as simple as … Continue reading OPINION: Size Shouldn’t Always Matter

REVIEW: Joy

Review: Claire Fox The trailer for Joy which appeared on our TV screens early in the New Year was a catalogue of confusion. It painted Joy as a film about female empowerment, while also containing thriller-like and satirical elements. This confusion of genre surrounding Joy layered the film with a promising sense of excitement. Who wouldn’t want to watch a film where director and screenwriter, … Continue reading REVIEW: Joy

Glen Hansard: Rambling on the Road Less Travelled

Fresh from his US and Irish tours, Claire Fox chats with Academy Award winning singer songwriter, Glen Hansard, about the Irish music scene, upcoming Grammy Awards and abandoning love songs. “In Ireland, it’s hard to explain, but we have a thing to do with tribe. It’s very tribal. The way we connect with our artists and the way we connect with our community has so … Continue reading Glen Hansard: Rambling on the Road Less Travelled