Coronation Street spoilers: Seb Franklin killed amid Jan’s chilling threat to silence him?

Earlier this week Seb Franklin (played by Harry Visinoni) discovered the truth about Jan Lozinski’s (Piotr Baumann) involvement in the human trafficking ring. Viewers watched as Jan discussed Seb’s discovery with Rachel (Verity Henry), who is in charge of the girls, and things don’t look good for Seb. Rachel warned Jan that it was up to […]

Death in Paradise 2019: ‘We’re dispensable’ Cast break silence on Danny John-Jules exit

Death in Paradise’s cast will be a little smaller this year now Danny John-Jules will be absent.  The actor, 58, played police officer, Dwayne Myers for seven seasons, but stepped down last year. He went on to take part in Strictly Come Dancing, where he was eliminated in week eight.  Now, the current cast of […]

Hollywood’s First Big Silence Breaker: Marilyn Monroe

Welcome to The Thread, OZY’s weekly podcast unlocking a series of linked histories, starting with feminist leader Gloria Steinem and stretching all the way back to the casting couches of early Hollywood. Subscribe now to follow The Thread on Apple or on OZY.com. The article that ran in the January 1953 issue of Motion Picture […]

‘Left to count their dead’: Striking report breaks MSM silence on plight of ‘liberated’ Raqqa

Entire families perished in US-led strikes on Raqqa that may have claimed more civilian lives than those of ISIS, NPR said in a shocking report tilting the Western media narrative on what has become of the “liberated” city. The retaking of Raqqa, Islamic State’s (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) stronghold in Syria, was hailed as a major […]

Thurston breaks silence on ‘rape scandal’

NRL great Johnathan Thurston has opened up on the Canterbury Bulldogs “rape scandal” which saw his young rugby league career briefly descend into chaos. The former Australian and Queensland representative delved into the harrowing fiasco in his new book, Johnathan Thurston: The Autobiography. The scandal saw Bulldogs players accused of sexual assault after a night […]

Conor McGregor breaks silence and delivers HUGE MESSAGE to Khabib after UFC defeat

McGregor was forced to submit in the fourth round of his UFC showdown with Nurmagomedov. The Irishman was caught in a choke hold and surrendered his fight. But the aftermath of the fight was the major talking point, as Nurmagomedov leapt into the crowd to trigger a brawl between the two camps. McGREGOR VS KHABIB: […]

Kawhi Leonard breaks silence, says he's excited to be a Raptor

Kawhi Leonard says he's healthy and excited to be a Toronto Raptor. Leonard finally addressed the media at a jam-packed news conference, the first time he's spoken publicly since the blockbuster trade that sent DeMar DeRozan to San Antonio. The MVP of the NBA finals in 2014 arrived in Toronto under a cloud of questions, specifically about whether he'll […]

A deathly silence on funerals

Adults usually find it difficult to have conversations about death.  They feel they do not have the skills to articulate it.  According to the poll of more than 30,000 adults, a third of Britons admit they are uncomfortable talking about death. And a refusal to talk about it regularly leads to a failure to plan […]

The royal family’s alleged plan to silence Meghan Markle’s dad obviously isn’t working

GMB/Twitter; Michael Probst/AP; Chris Jackson/Getty Thomas Markle has continued speaking to the press despite the royal family’s alleged attempts to silence him. His frank and embarrassing interventions break royal protocol, and have reportedly prompted crisis meetings from palace officials. Last week, unnamed palace sources told the media they had a plan to bring Markle “on-side.” […]