Shameless Slashiness

I’m not much of a Robbie Williams fan. ‘Bromance’ leaves me cold. And I hated Brokeback Mountain. But perhaps I’m a big softy really because I rather like this video for Williams’ single ‘Shame’ which brings all these themes together, adds a hairy Gary Barlow, Robbie’s … Continue reading

Manlove for Ladies on Torchwood

The phenomenon of manlove for ladies, which I wrote about recently, citing The Mighty Boosh snog, seems to be catching: 'Former Buffy the Vampire star James Marsters helped fulfil one of his girlfriend's fantasies on the set of sci-fi series Torchwood - when he locked lips with John … Continue reading

Manlove For Ladies

Mark Simpson on the crossover of female man-on-man fantasy - or 'slash' - into the mainstream ('The London Times, December 29, 2007) When Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt of the hit BBC comedy The Mighty Boosh snogged on air the other week, it may have looked as if they were pandering, tongues … Continue reading