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    Dear Rachel Bloom

    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend was more than just a show to me. At my lowest point three years ago, I went to my GP in desperation. His kind words and gentle reassurances gave me the courage I needed to begin a course of antidepressants. Looking back, I can see that he helped to give me the kind of validation Rebecca got when she received her BPD diagnosis. It was my very own ‘A Diagnosis’ moment. He patiently answered my questions, and we got my follow-up appointments booked in. I knew what the future looked like. I had a plan. And then he left. Suddenly I felt like I was out to sea…

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    REVIEW: The Horns Inn, Ferndown

    I was recently invited to enjoy a meal at the newly refurbished Horns Inn. As we parked the car, we were immediately struck by how appealing the beer garden looked; certainly somewhere you could picture spending a summer afternoon with a nice cold gin and tonic. Once inside, we continued to be impressed by the welcoming atmosphere. The Horns Inn boasts stylish modern decor, with quirky touches that help to set it apart from your typical trendy gastropub. The menu is varied and interesting, with a mix of classic pub grub and more unusual dishes. For starters, Dave and I had the calamari strips and a prawn cocktail (yes, I…

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    7 Reasons Why Mario Kart Has Stood the Test of Time

    The Verge recently reported that Nintendo is bringing Mario Kart to smartphones, a move that has gotten many long-time fans excited. This is part of the company’s recent venture into the mobile gaming scene, where other titles like Super Mario Run and Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp have already been released. It’s about time Nintendo reintroduced the classic game. Even if the franchise is 25 years old, it still manages to remain a favourite among gamers worldwide. People who’ve never played Mario Kart are probably wondering what makes it so popular. Well, here are 7 reasons: 1. It’s something people of all ages can enjoy Mario Kart’s gameplay is so simple…