Ugly backlash to Origin snub intensifies

THE fallout from the decision of Australian selectors to give Billy Slater the Wally Lewis Medal as player of the series after Origin III on Wednesday night has continued, with those on both sides of the fence putting their cases forward. The three-man panel comprising of former Queensland coach Mal Meninga, Maroons selector Darren Lockyer […]

Princess Margaret: Royal documentary describes ‘UGLY’ breakdown of Lord Snowdon marriage

Princess Margaret, who died at the age of 71 in 2002, was the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II, 91. Although she was first engaged to Peter Townsend, she later married Lord Snowdon, also known as Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon, in 1960. The pair divorced 18 years later in 1978. A Channel 5 […]

Leaked Facebook memo: ‘ugly truth’ justified any growth tactics

Buzzfeed has published an internal Facebook memo entitled “The Ugly” from 2016 that shows just how much emphasis the social network places on growth above safety, privacy and everything else. Written by Facebook VP Andrew “Boz” Bosworth, one of Mark Zuckerberg’s staunchest allies, the memo tries to defend the social network’s “questionable contact importing practices” […]

‘Isle of Dogs’ critics slam the movie for ‘ugly’ cultural appropriation and whitewashing

Fox Searchlight Pictures Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Dogs” is being praised by many film critics. But others — even those who enjoyed it — are pointing out the culture appropriation. The movie takes place in a dystopian Japanese city.  The heroes of the movie are almost all voiced by white actors, though. Critics are pointing […]

Response to ugly Sonny Bill snap

South Africa crawled through to stumps as Australia toiled away in the field for three long sessions on day two. The home side lost just one wicket (nightwatchman Kagiso Rabada) in the first two sessions as Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar poked the ball around at under two runs an over before tea. Rabada’s disciplinary […]

Ugly brawl sees seven reds

Video Ugly brawl sees seven reds0:42 Football: A match in Brazil has been abandoned after a brawl erupted that saw the referee’s hand out seven red cards. February 19th 2018 2 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Football/ Football Lyon player falcons security guard, receives a yellow card0:20 February 19th 2018 16 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news […]

Shoppers are dropping hundreds of dollars on things that used to be considered too ugly to wear — here are the worst examples

Balenciaga Consumers are spending hundreds of dollars on “ugly” clothes and accessories.  Shoppers are favoring more comfortable, practical clothing, and dressing ugly has become ironic.  We’ve rounded up some of the ugliest products to be released in the past year.   Ugly fashion is here to stay.  The trend of dressing in ugly clothing and […]

This Week In Trailers: Weinstein, My Moon, Bloodlands, Are We Not Cats, Ugly Delicious

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week […]