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We Know Little About David Silva. That’s How He Wanted It.

We Know Little About David Silva. That’s How He Wanted It.

We Know Little About David Silva. That’s How He Wanted It. We Know Little About David Silva. That’s How He Wanted It. At some point in all of that hullabaloo, City seemed to make a decision: For the club to become a consistent, established force, it needed to be a little less Tevez, and a lot more Silva. Anyone deemed …

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Friends: David Schwimmer weighs in on whether Ross and Rachel were actually on a break

Friends: David Schwimmer weighs in on whether Ross and Rachel were actually on a break

Friends: David Schwimmer weighs in on whether Ross and Rachel were actually on a break Friends: David Schwimmer weighs in on whether Ross and Rachel were actually on a break The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. David Schwimmer has weighed in on an age-old Friends conundrum linked …

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Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz reveals tensions with David Byrne in new memoir

Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz reveals tensions with David Byrne in new memoir

Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz reveals tensions with David Byrne in new memoir Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz reveals tensions with David Byrne in new memoir Drummer Chris Frantz has criticised the former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne in his new memoir, calling his bandmate “cold and dyspeptic”. Talking Heads was formed in 1975 by Byrne, Frantz, bassist Tina Weymouth …

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Take That star Howard Donald shares bizarre Instagram photo with David Bowie edited in

Take That star Howard Donald shares bizarre Instagram photo with David Bowie edited in

Take That star Howard Donald shares bizarre Instagram photo with David Bowie edited in Take That star Howard Donald shares bizarre Instagram photo with David Bowie edited in Take That member Howard Donald has shared a bizarre photo on Instagram that replaces Gary Barlow’s face with that of David Bowie. In the caption accompanying the image, which also features Take …

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David Kaiser, Rockefeller Heir Who Fought Exxon Mobil, Dies at 50

David Kaiser, Rockefeller Heir Who Fought Exxon Mobil, Dies at 50

David Kaiser, Rockefeller Heir Who Fought Exxon Mobil, Dies at 50 David Kaiser, Rockefeller Heir Who Fought Exxon Mobil, Dies at 50 David Kaiser, a scion of the Rockefeller family who steered one of its philanthropies into a pitched confrontation with the company that provided the family’s prodigious wealth, died on Wednesday at a family home on Mount Desert Island, …

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David Walliams: Comedian’s children’s books accused of ‘sneering fatshaming nonsense’

David Walliams: Comedian's children's books accused of 'sneering fatshaming nonsense'

David Walliams: Comedian’s children’s books accused of ‘sneering fatshaming nonsense’ David Walliams: Comedian’s children’s books accused of ‘sneering fatshaming nonsense’ David Walliams has been condemned for the content of his popular children’s books. Activist and food writer Jack Monroe launched a scathing attack on Twitter on Sunday (5 July), branding the comedian’s stories as “sneering classist fatshaming nonsense”. In a …

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David Starkey dropped by publisher HarperCollins after ‘abhorrent’ racist comments

David Starkey dropped by publisher HarperCollins after ‘abhorrent’ racist comments

David Starkey dropped by publisher HarperCollins after ‘abhorrent’ racist comments David Starkey dropped by publisher HarperCollins after ‘abhorrent’ racist comments HarperCollins has dropped its author David Starkey, describing the historian’s racist comments as “abhorrent”. In a recent interview with Brexit campaigner Darren Grimes, while speaking about the Black Lives Matter protests, Starkey said: “Slavery was not genocide otherwise there wouldn’t …

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Five Essential Documentaries, Recommended by David France

Five Essential Documentaries, Recommended by David France Five Essential Documentaries, Recommended by David France The connective thread running through the journalist and documentarian David France’s work may be queer activism, and yet he doesn’t see himself as an activist. “I didn’t have what it took to be a leader through difficult times, to find answers and bring people along with …

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David Sedaris, Dressed Up With Nowhere to Go

David Sedaris, Dressed Up With Nowhere to Go

David Sedaris, Dressed Up With Nowhere to Go David Sedaris, Dressed Up With Nowhere to Go “My goal is to get through this without ever going on Zoom or FaceTime or Skype,” he said. “People are like, Can you record a message of hope for all the people who were going to come to your show?’ and I’m like, ‘No, …

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W/ Bob & David stars defend show after Netflix removes blackface sketch

W/ Bob & David stars defend show after Netflix removes blackface sketch

W/ Bob & David stars defend show after Netflix removes blackface sketch W/ Bob & David stars defend show after Netflix removes blackface sketch Bob Odenkirk and David Cross have defended their show W/ Bob & David after Netflix removed a sketch featuring blackface from its platform. Titled “Know Your Rights”, the 2015 sketch featured Cross as Gilvin Daughtry, the …

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