The C-word is being spoken out loud. The C-word is creating anxiety. The anti-social C-word being uttered in June, even though Christmas is 186 day(...)

The world’s first cyborg artist, Belfast-born Neil Harbisson, is to speak at the Web Summit in Dublin this November. Mr Harbisson has an antenna implanted in his skull so he can hear images and paint sounds. Photo: Lars Norgaard

Neil Harbisson has an antenna implanted in his skull so he can hear images and paint sounds. In 2004, the British government officially recognised Bel(...)

Film review: Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Here’s a thought. What would you have said if, eight years ago, somebody told you that the world would – at Christmas, no less – grind to a halt for a(...)

Steve Carrell, Paul Rudd, director Adam McKay, Will Ferrell and David Koechner from Anchorman 2 at the Irish premier of the film in the Savoy Cinema. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

There hasn’t been a media circus like it since the panda Ling Wong gave birth in the first Anchorman movie.Last night, a similar melee ensued when Wil(...)

Ancient cannibalistic religions have less eccentric calendars than does the movie universe. The long run-in and dreary aftermath to Christmas d(...)

There is certainly much that is familiar in this brash comedy concerning the rise, fall and (you know it) rise again of a vulgar Las Vegas magic ac(...)

Directed by Dan Scardino. Starring Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi, Olivia Wilde, Alan Arkin, James Gandolfini, Jim Carrey 12A cert, general r(...)