SASS AND THE CITY

IT SEEMS that creativity knows no bounds when it comes to taxes. At least, when it comes to the British. I had a sampling of this during a trip to Scotland, when the tour guide pointed out that...

SASS AND THE CITY

Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate have been retired. They are the names of four of last season's hurricanes that have caused enough damage to be stricken off as names for storms in the near future...

SASS AND THE CITY

AS THE cold steel sword snapped to meet the end of the sheath, the female protagonist in a yellow jumpsuit resisted the blatant Bruce Lee howl. Her name is Uma The-Woman, short for Quentin You can...

SASS AND THE CITY

FACEBOOK is taking us back to the days - make that ancient 2007 - of throwing sheep at one another. The social media giant said this month it would prioritise posts that engage interactions among...

SASS AND THE CITY

CHRISTMAS is not just associated with a glow of fairy lights and the flush of inebriation. It is also a time when charities hope that the message of peace and goodwill to all men will translate to a...

SASS AND THE CITY

IT'S AN escalation in more ways than one...

SASS AND THE CITY

"I am a 28-year-old woman trying to make a living and a career. Harvey Weinstein is a 64-year-old, world-famous man and this is his company. The balance of power is me: 0, Harvey Weinstein: 10...

SASS AND THE CITY

AMONG my life accomplishments is an odd one, and one I'd never thought would be. As a newbie cook, I have conquered the broccoli...

SASS AND THE CITY

HER name is Kim Wall, and - there's no other way to say this - she has gone missing after sailing on a submarine...

SASS AND THE CITY

I THINK about robots a lot these days. On my laptop, I have stuck a four-point Post-it labelled "2017 Austerity Now" to prevent excessive online shopping, and prevention point 4 states:...