Scoff away as much as you wish, but the conversations about gender and sexuality being shown on our #CBB screens are more nuanced and mature than in the pages of our national papers.
When it comes to sharing confidences and keeping in touch, we’re all WhatsApping. The preposterously named app, which sounds like an unwelcome thumbs-up across the dance floor, has become the preferred method of communication for 1.2 billion of us – leaving emails, texts and face-to-face conversation in the dust.
Like an aged political system or a tired old regime, Celebrity Big Brother has seen golden ages and great depressions, weathered huge scandals and suffered interminable lulls, but it keeps coming back.
The trouble with “New Year, new you” is, well, you’re still you, only a little more miserable because you spent January on detox. The key to a successful New Year’s resolution is making it a) worth the bother and b) achievable.
Heterosexual dudes might think they’ve nothing to learn about having sex with women, but they couldn't be more wrong.
Such is the rush to get coupled up before the bells at New Year’s Eve that some find themselves settling for anyone, safe in the knowledge that once the daffodils appear, the cuffs come off and you can move onto someone else.
Time was, the definition of infidelity was pretty clear – if they were at it like knives with somebody else, they were cheating – but in the 21st century we’ve got blurred lines, grey areas, free passes and debatable situations, usually helped along by the advance in technology and a relaxing of attitudes.
They mean well, they always mean well, but if you’re single and your mates are sick of it, one of these guys could be heading your way soon…
Living in interesting times is both a curse and a blessing. History seems to be made every other day, but a truly momentous thing has happened in Australia. Australia said yes: but what comes next? Having lived in London following the legalisation of same-sex marriage in the UK, GQ columnist The Guyliner speculates on what LGBT people in Australia have in store.