Emma is a freelance writer at Bustle. You can usually find her chain drinking coffee with a dog between her feet.

This Revealing BBC Documentary Asks Just How Safe The Contraceptive Pill Really Is

You've gotta love a good TV doctor. They're the sensible part of the TV talk show, but every bit as entertaining. Even Love Island's Dr Alex has tried to make a go of becoming one. But there's just about room for ultimate TV doctor, and it's this…
By Emma Madden

'The Last Ship' Fans Better Look Away, Because This End Of Season News Is Not Good

Based on the 1988 novel of the same name, The Last Ship might just be one of the most heart-stopping shows there is. It packs a ton of action and drama — I mean, 80 percent of the world's population has been wiped out, and the people on "the last…
By Emma Madden

This Is The Real Reason 'I'm A Celeb's Use Of Insects & Animals Is So Controversial

It's the show where celebs aren't treated with a whole lot of love — they're thrown into the middle of the jungle with the very barest of necessities, and basically made to feel constantly hungry for a few weeks. But what about their bug campmates?…
By Emma Madden

Phillip's Reaction To Holly Hosting 'I'm A Celeb' Will Make You REALLY Miss Your BFF

These two have endured awkward encounters, horrible guests, hangovers, and enough laughing fits to power a small island. But now that his best bud, Holly Willoughby, is on the other side of the world, presenting I'm A Celeb in Ant McPartlin's place,…
By Emma Madden

Here's What's Really Going On With Meghan & Harry's Plans To Leave Kensington Palace

It's all been a bit of a whirlwind for the world's favourite royal couple. Engagement, official engagements, wedding, baby announcement, a royal tour on the other side of the world. That train doesn't seem to be stopping anytime soon, either.…
By Emma Madden

McDonald’s & Maltesers Have Teamed Up To Create The Reindeer McFlurry You Deserve

There's nothing sadder than the sight of a Celebrations box filled with the wrappers of the long gone and eaten Maltesers. Everyone knows that you basically only get the box for those ones anyway, and diving to get them before they're gone feels a…
By Emma Madden

This Is Why You Need To Arrive Extra Early For The 1975's 2019 Tour Dates

For most of 2018, it felt like the wait for a new album from The 1975 would never end. Now, as its release date looms, it's time to prepare for the next generation of Matt Healy and his boys' musical take on millennial culture. Following the release…
By Emma Madden

Coldplay's New Documentary Reveals A Secret 5th Band Member & It's Just Too Cute

The official Coldplay documentary, A Head Full Of Dreams gives view to the band behind the ultra colourful live shows and the seemingly ageless frontman. If you've already seen it, you'll have got a glimpse into all of the backstage dramas, the…
By Emma Madden

'Clique's Rachel Hurd-Wood Played Wendy In 'Peter Pan' & I Can't Believe It Either

BBC3's Clique aka Skins meets Gossip Girl might one day be just as iconic as the two shows it resembles. Right now, since the second season of the show has only just begun, it's one of the most hyped about young adult shows at the moment. But don't…
By Emma Madden

Mumford & Sons' Support Act Is Guaranteed To Be On ALL Of Your Playlists In 2019

Mumford & Sons will soon be bringing their waistcoasts and banjos to a stadium near you. Actually, nowadays they've mostly replaced the banjos for electric guitars and a more arena friendly sound, but they pack as much oomph as ever. Their UK tour…
By Emma Madden

Serve A Christmas Playlist Curve Ball With These 5 Weird Tracks Time Forgot

There's like, 15, maybe 20 songs in the Christmas tunes canon. We shelve them away each year, then unleash them sometime in November and annoy the hell out of everyone with them. You've got your Mariahs, and your "Fairytale of New York"s, and your…
By Emma Madden

The Budget For 'I'm A Celeb' Must Be Hefty AF Judging By These Recent Reports

How much would you have to be paid to spend a few weeks in a jungle with strangers, bugs for dinner, and cameras that ogle you when you take a shower? A tenner? Celebrities might need a little more convincing. As you can imagine, it takes a very big…
By Emma Madden

Struggling To Get Out Of Bed In The Morning Could Be A Sign Of This Serious Condition

Sure, going out with your friends or going on a date or going to see your favourite band perform live all sound good, but doesn't "bed" just sound so much better? Struggling to get yourself out from under the duvet is just part of the workday, but…
By Emma Madden

The Actor Who Plays 'Outlander's Aunt Jocasta Also Makes Some Pretty Great Music

Outlander's Jamie Fraser thought he'd finally caught a break when he landed in colonial America and connected with his Aunt Jocasta. But what Fraser doesn't know, is that, well, this is colonial America, and Jocasta isn't as friendly as she makes…
By Emma Madden

Chris Martin's Heartbreaking Thoughts On Divorce Will Hit You Right Where It Hurts

You'd have thought that Coldplay lead singer Chris Martin's split from Gwyneth Paltrow was the most graceful breakup in relationship history. It seemed totally mutual, both parties seemed fine, and then they suddenly just became best buds. If that…
By Emma Madden

You Can Officially Start Getting Excited About Ariana Grande Touring The UK

It took a while for her to get here, but Ariana Grande might well be the biggest pop star in the world right now. Her name's draped in all the headlines and lights, not least because she's been wrapped up in quite a lot of drama over the past while,…
By Emma Madden

The New 'Robin Hood' Has Been Compared To 'Zero Dark Thirty' & Yes, I'm Baffled Too

You may have seen his hooded, menacing face draped across double deckers recently. And if you have, you'll know that Welsh actor and Kingsman star Taron Egerton looks real good as Robin Hood. He's the next in a line of real handsome Robins — Errol…
By Emma Madden

Eugenie Sent Intimate Handwritten Thank You Cards To Royal Fans & No, You're Crying

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's wedding was responsible for some of this year's best royal memes. Even if it wasn't quite so advantageous for them, everyone watching back home had plenty to be thankful for with all those falling hats, as well…
By Emma Madden

The Truth About The Spice Girls Releasing New Music Will Give You So Much Hope

I doubt you'll be hearing the news from me, but just in case you are, make sure you're not sitting, as you may fall off your chair. I have four words: SPICE. GIRLS. REUNION. TOUR (!!!) Say you'll be there, and you'll be back where you belong —…
By Emma Madden

Why Carly Rae Jepsen's New Album Could Take A REALLY Long Time To Whittle Down

On June 24, 2015, the world was shook. World peace wasn't quite achieved, but the planet got the next best thing — Carly Rae Jepsen's album Emotion. She'd been squawked at when her viral hit "Call Me Maybe" made the rounds a few years prior, but…
By Emma Madden