Nadiya Hussain reveals she was sexually assaulted aged five

Great British Bake Off winner says assault by relative played role in her anxiety and PTSD Great British Bake Off, has revealed that she was sexually assaulted aged five by a relative. The chef, who is also an author and presenter, did a programme in May about her struggles with anxiety, in which she discovered that she probably suffered from PTSD. Her problems, which included panic attacks and voices in her head telling her she was not good enough, were traced back to her childhood when she said racist bullies would pull her hair out, slam her fingers in doors, and flush her head down the toilet. She also had to contend with both of her younger siblings being seriously …

Monica Lewinsky to produce American Crime Story drama about Clinton scandal

Latest series of the US hit show will recount the former White House interns affair with the then president that led to his impeachment in 1998 Monica Lewinsky is among the producers on a new series of American Crime Story focusing on the Bill Clinton sex scandal. Titled Impeachment: American Crime Story, the Ryan Murphy-helmed anthology drama will recount the notorious affair between the then US president Clinton and former White House intern Lewinsky, and the subsequent impeachment proceedings called against him by the US House of Representatives. Booksmart star Beanie Feldstein will star as Lewinsky, with Sarah Paulson playing Linda Tripp, the civil servant who secretly recorded phone calls the 22-year-old made about her affair with Clinton, who was …

Trevor Noah: Fox News seems to forget that guns are everywhere in America

Late-night hosts address the coverage of mass gun violence in America, from Fox News distractions to Trumps visit to El Paso Trevor Noah On The Daily Show, Trevor Noah continued to address this weekends deadly shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, as he debunked conservative commentators attempts to distract from the issue of guns. While many legislators are seeking to expand background checks, reinstate the assault weapons ban or ban high-capacity magazines, according to [former Arkanasas governor Mike] Huckabee and many people on the right, the real problem in America is not access to guns, its a lack of access to God. pic.twitter.com/IfMk5UeUZP the New York Timess Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost …

Gemma Chan: Nothing will top the night I pole-danced with Celine Dion on a bus

Starring in Crazy Rich Asians and Captain Marvel turned Gemma Chan into a household name. But it was not always so easy. She talks about giving up law, dealing with shyness and becoming Hollywood royalty Gemma Chan is nervous, as if shes waiting for the dentist to perform a particularly painful extraction. We meet in a caf filled with babies and tired-looking mothers, in a fancy, rich-people part of north London. The setting is appropriate, given what were here to talk about: I Am Hannah, the new improvised Channel 4 drama she co-created with director Dominic Savage. It tells the story of a woman in her mid-30s who dates, scattershot, via apps, while feeling the weight of the biological and …

Samantha Bee: Alabama lawmakers ‘wouldn’t know a vulva if it bit them’

Late-night hosts discussed the damaging effects of Alabamas strict new abortion law and the problematic nature of its contents Late-night monologues from Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee focused on the strict all yes votes coming from white Republican men, though it might be the last time those Republican men will be coming for a while, the host cheekily quipped to his audience. He also focused on this dangerous trend of Republican-led legislatures who have passed similar bills, from states such as Ohio, Georgia and Mississippi. While Colbert did tell his audience reasonable people can disagree on the topic, he informed his audience the law was not sincere, rather a purposeful and cynical overreach because they just want to use this …