Monday, January 18, 2021
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    A Coronavirus Christmas: Missing Family and Traditions

    I’ll miss the little things, most of all: the warm chaotic hubbub of too many people in one bungalow, fighting over who gets the sofa seat with the footrest, and maybe most of all, the smell of cooking wafting from the kitchen.

    Is Love Actually actually sexist?

    Disclaimer: before I massacre the entirety of its script, Love Actually is one of my favourite films. I watch it every year without fail....

    Gift-Giving in 2020

    "a difficult balancing act, between thoughtfulness and practicality, and between social responsibility and reception"

    Six of the best: winter albums

    "Sit back and relax by the fireplace with a mince pie in one hand and a glass of mulled wine in the other, and let Bing Crosby’s ‘White Christmas’ soothe your soul."

    Christmas Songs: The Hidden Treasures and Epic Failures

    If you’re anything like me, you’ve been listening to Christmas songs since the beginning of November. Oxmas is without doubt one of the very...

    The HAPPIEST SEASON to be queer

    With Christmas comes family and with family comes movies. It’s that time to cuddle up cosy on the sofa and watch yet another Reese...

    The perfect vegetarian Christmas

    "The veggie haggis should indeed gain a position as a roasted staple around the British dinner table; cheap, healthy, easy to cook and universally delectable."

    Oxford Christmas Light Festival organisers adapt to meet COVID guidelines

    This weekend’s Oxford Christmas Light Festival will look different to previous years, as the event’s organizers trade in large street performances and crowded light...

    Pre-Christmas lockdown considered for English universities

    The government is considering a two-week lockdown for universities in England from 8th-22nd December, it has been reported. Boris Johnson has vowed to “get students home for...

    And a merry christmess

    It is hardly a ground-breaking revelation that Christmas is an extremely wasteful enterprise. However, due to my mum’s insistent anti-palm oil venture, this year's would be a truly green Christmas, whatever that means.