Meg Ryan

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Norway’s  heartwarming Christmas ad When Harry met Santa

Norway’s state-owned postal service Posten is marking 50 years since Norway decriminalised same-sex relationships with a heartwarming Christmas ad in (...)

Sappy ever after? Julia Roberts in My Best Friend’s Wedding. Photograph: Ronald Siemoneit/Sygma via Getty Images

I was talking to a young woman about love recently. She’s just 20 years old and is entering the world of dating for the first time. Unsure of what to (...)

Aileen Crowley  and Monika Dukarska  compete during the women’s pair repechage at Sea Forest Waterway on Sunday. Photograph: Naomi Baker/Getty Images

Monika Dukarska’s mother Katarzya works in the SuperValu in Killorglin owned and run by Kerry senior football manager Peter Keane. She admits she’s ne(...)

Emma Slevin, pictured at the Youth Olympics homecoming in 2018, will now compete in the all-around final as one of Europe’s best on Friday. File photograph: Inpho

Emma Slevin made history by becoming the first Irish female gymnast to qualify for a senior European Championship gymnastics all-around final, securin(...)

Among the types Nicole Tersigni describes in her book are concern trolls, who ‘use their faux-worry to undermine or criticise you’. Courtesy Chronicle Books

This story begins, as so many do these days, on Twitter. In May 2019, Nicole Tersigni, a US-based writer, logged on to the social-media platform at th(...)

Dennis Quaid: ‘the casting couch was a very real thing, and I certainly wouldn’t want my daughter to put up with that bullshit. Photograph: Alex Welsh/Guardian

Dennis Quaid is tired of talking about the cocaine addiction that landed him in rehab in 1990 and stunted his Hollywood career after a promising start(...)

Tom Hanks. Photograph: Daniel Dorsa/New York Times

Here is a list of stories about Tom Hanks I’ve heard here in the United States over the past few miserable months, as it appeared that politeness and (...)

Yvonne Watterson with her partner Scott Henrich: ‘Even though I know you’re not supposed to have any expectations, I had prepared myself to be let down and lied to, but my instinct told me that the man at the bar was not going to lie to me and that I would not lie to him.’

Between the time I met my husband and the time he died 24 years later, the search for romance and Mr Right had moved online, a perfect place for me to(...)

Mixtape etiquette: mixtapes were a crucial part of the courtship ritual in the 1980s and early 1990s

I read an article recently about how the qwerty keyboard will soon be extinct. Speech recognition is on the verge of killing-off typing, and one day, (...)

Indy 2.0 would be pretty, but not intimidatingly so. Like  Sarah Connor  in ‘Terminator’, she could be ‘pretty in a flawed, accessible way. She doesn’t stop the party when she walks in, but you’d like to get to know her.’

If you’re one of those who still hasn’t recovered from that time Hollywood gave the Ghostbusters vulvas, now might be a good time to turn the page to (...)

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