GQ’s Woman of the Year Award… Did Kim Kardashian-West Really Deserve to Win It?

  Last week GQ British awarded Kim Kardashian-West its “Woman Of The Year” 2014, at its awards held last week at the Royal Opera House. The publication said Kim KW was given the award based on the fact that she had “Taken over global television,” and “Social Media with 23 million twitter followers and  18 … More GQ’s Woman of the Year Award… Did Kim Kardashian-West Really Deserve to Win It?

Paloma Faith performs at a ‘late night’ Prom event with jazz conductor, Guy Barker

[Paloma Faith & Ty Taylor performs ‘I’d Rather Go Blind’] Paloma Faith and jazz conductor, Guy Barker took to the Royal Albert Hall’s (RAH) stage at Prom 65 [Friday 5th September]. Faith has an eclectic background that makes her more than just a songwriter and pop-music diva. Her past has much to play in her successful musical … More Paloma Faith performs at a ‘late night’ Prom event with jazz conductor, Guy Barker

The Blame Game

No one ever wants to admit they are in the wrong, and as Stevie Wonder tells us, sorry really does often seem to be the hardest word. But when an apology isn’t enough to clear the slate the gavel seems to often fall on the victim rather than the guilty party. Victims of child abuse … More The Blame Game

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Is there any value in celebrity slacktivism?

I’m not a big fan of any of the portmanteau words that have emerged from the internet age but the term slacktivism is surprisingly effective. Slacktivism is when people do something to raise awareness for a charity/cause/issue but nothing else. Like re-tweeting a post on Twitter or liking a cause on Facebook –  slacktivism brings … More The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Is there any value in celebrity slacktivism?

Goodbye Hello Kitty

The world cried in outrage last week, when the news broke. Viewers threw inanimate objects at television screens –  tweeters asked where the madness could possibly end as it had been officially announced by creators Sanrio, that Hello Kitty is NOT a cat. I shall pause now for you to digest this information which has … More Goodbye Hello Kitty

Murdoch’s Army Vs Journalism Ethics

Last month N Dubz starlet and former X factor judge, Tulisa Contostavlos walked free from court after the judge concluded that the evidence against her was not sufficient enough to deliver a trial. It had been alleged that she had organised a £800 deal to supply class A drugs to undercover reporter, Mazhir Mahmood also known as the ‘Fake Sheikh.’ … More Murdoch’s Army Vs Journalism Ethics

Robin Williams’ Death: Raising awareness about depression from those we wouldn’t expect

Darren Shaw tells Flock To The Crown his thoughts on the death of the movie star, Robin Williams and its link to depression. Last week, Hollywood Actor, Robin Williams committed suicide at his home in Tiburon (Northern California). Further reports suggest his suicide as being linked with a number of issues such as drug use, a recent … More Robin Williams’ Death: Raising awareness about depression from those we wouldn’t expect