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The Guardian festival blog: Police drug detection dogs encourage festivalgoers to preload, study finds | Australia news

Stacey Green* has a meltdown every time she sees drug detection dogs at music festivals, ever since police patted her down and rummaged through her suitcase at the Secret Garden festival a few years ago. The 28-year-old from New South Wales, who did not want her real name used, said she felt out of control […]

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NME Festival blog: The Academy say new popular film Oscar needs ‘further study’ and won’t feature in 2019 ceremony

The new award was met with some criticism when it was announced earlier this year The Academy has announced the new popular film Oscar will not feature in 2019’s ceremony because it needs “further study”. The new category recognising “outstanding achievement in popular film” was announced earlier this year. It was met by much criticism […]

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NME Festival blog: Taylor Swift fans are more likely to oppose same sex marriage, study finds

Taylor Swift fans are more likely to oppose same sex marriage, according to a new study. The survey, conducted by TickPick, asked 1000 people in the US about subjects related to politics, music and issues in society. Of those polled, 19.7 per cent of Swift fans were not on board with same sex marriage. Celine Dion’s followers were even […]

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