All hail Billions the smartest stupid show on TV

An antidote to self-serious antihero dramas, this zippy saga about filthy-rich white guys offers up some of the most thoughtful trash around Billions, the labyrinthine drama about a shady hedge-fund investor and the shady district attorney on his tail, is…

Jay Rayner: my 20 years as a restaurant critic

Jay Rayner marks two decades as the Observers restaurant critic and explains why food writing is about more than whats on the plate I am the accidental restaurant critic. It was never my plan, because what fool would nurture an…

Beto O’Rourke announces 2020 run for presidency

Texas Democrat, who has drawn comparisons to Obama, tells supporters his campaign seeks to unite a very divided country Beto ORourke, the former congressman who narrowly lost to Ted Cruz in the 2018 Texas Senate race, has announced he will…