District Magazine / 5 hours ago

Man who creates penis shapes with his running routes encourages others to join his ‘junkruns’

Adam Linsell is keen to create a space where you can share your runs and get your “mates laughing ‘hard'” Some run well, some bad. Some in straight lines, others in the shapes of penises, Adam Linsell is one such man. The Welwyn Garden City-resident has used his newfound talent for good, not for plastering […] The post Man who creates penis shapes with his running routes encourages others to join his ‘junkruns’ appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 5 hours ago

Genuine celebrity lookalikes that you can hire from legitimate agencies

A great gift for all the family The entire concept of a lookalike is an interesting one. Paying hundreds (sometimes thousands) of euros to spend time with someone who vaguely looks like a celebrity is a questionable concept. But as attested by a large number of lookalike agencies and the people who look vaguely like […] The post Genuine celebrity lookalikes that you can hire from legitimate agencies appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 5 hours ago

6 Dr. Seuss books will no longer be published over ‘Hurtful and wrong’ imagery

The company that preserves the author’s estate said that many of the depictions of groups were “hurtful and wrong.” Yesterday, Dr. Seuss Enterprises revealed in a statement, that six of the late author’s books will cease to be published. According to the company that oversees the author’s estate, the “books portray people in ways that […] The post 6 Dr. Seuss books will no longer be published over ‘Hurtful and wrong’ imagery appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 8 hours ago

Ray Fisher accuses DC Films executives of “racially discriminatory conversations” on Justice League set

The Zack Snyder’s Justice League actor is known for his portrayal of Cyborg in the DC Extended Universe. Just days ahead of Zack Snyder’s Justice League becoming a streaming reality on HBO Max, actor Ray Fisher has released a statement detailing the racism he experienced on the film set, by several executives. “Prior to the […] The post Ray Fisher accuses DC Films executives of “racially discriminatory conversations” on Justice League set appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 9 hours ago

Must-sees from the 2021 virtual Dublin International Film Festival

This is the first virtual festival undertaking in DIFF’s 17 years in operation. At this point, we are well versed with virtual experiences. Be them talks, screenings, wine tastings, cook alongs, or virtual gallery viewings. However, film festivals probably lend themselves best to virtual experiences. The solitary silence is easy to replicate, so too is […] The post Must-sees from the 2021 virtual Dublin International Film Festival appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / a day ago

Ireland and UK to make a joint bid to host 2030 World Cup

Things you love to see: it. It has been revealed that Ireland and the UK are priming themselves for a joint bid for the 2030 Fifa World Cup. A government spokesperson for Taoiseach Micheál Martin said, “We look forward to further extensive engagement and collaboration as we seek to refine our hosting proposals in the […] The post Ireland and UK to make a joint bid to host 2030 World Cup appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / a day ago

Move over Bridgerton there’s a new streaming darling in TV town

The torch has been passed across the streaming services. The mood is just right for TV binges, with the backdrop of a global pandemic, feelings of spiraling doom, and inertia that only subscription services can satiate. It was never going to take long before a new series muscled its way past Bridgerton’s cinched waist and […] The post Move over Bridgerton there’s a new streaming darling in TV town appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 2 days ago

Michael D. Higgins spotted with a new puppy in the grounds of Áras an Uachtaráin

A friend for Bród… Michael D. Higgins replaces the irreplaceable. Such was the fame of the Bernese Mountain dogs that gambolled around the grounds of Áras an Uachtaráin, that some referred to Michael D. Higgins (the President of Ireland) as “the owner of Bród and Síoda”. The pair were seemingly inseparable as they greeted dignitaries […] The post Michael D. Higgins spotted with a new puppy in the grounds of Áras an Uachtaráin appeared first on District Magazine.