WHATS HOT Bush bath artEven if they are a hoax, the paintings said to have been done by George Bush in the bath are a blast. Google them and grin
Mid-Life Hair CrisesMichelle Obama jokes that the new “bangs” she showcased on her 49th birthday are her alternative to a sports car purchase or bungee jump
Superhero cookiesCake Cafe’s crunchy crimefighters are fabulous fun, and tasty too
Cathedral Quarter Arts FestivalThey’ve got Dexy’s and Adam Ant booked for their Belfast shindig in May
LouieLouis CK’s kind-of-sitcom is finally airing here on Fox, and it’s unmissable
Spring blossomsA dishcloth grey world turns to baby pinks and wispy whites
Velvet-voiced VelvinFrom LA via Ballincollig, the stand-out star of RTÉ’s The Voice of Ireland is one to watch
Stage serendipityTwo hit musicals with Irish connections open in Dublin on Tuesday.
The Once adaptation by Enda Walsh at the Gaiety and Graham Linehan’s Ladykillers at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
Hedge facingPosting pictures online of oneself in a hedge, apparently. Won’t somebody think of the shrubs?
Harlem ShakeThe first few YouTube clips were funny. The other 5,000, not so much
Seat-hogging commutersOi. Your bag does not count as a person
Collective knickers in a twistAuthor Hilary Mantel was plunged into boiling water over her Kate Middleton comments this week. The tabloids and even David Cameron rowed in: read her excellent piece and make up your own mind at iti.ms/Y6EIOy
The knee-high gladiator sandalTwo words: Trussed gooseflesh