fastandfurious2-900

“The Fast and the Furious” Based on “Racer X” by Ken Li

 

Check our collection of cultural mash-ups and follow us here:

PUBLIC PRESSURE on Instagram

 

The Fast and the Furious

American franchise based on a series of action films that is largely concerned with illegal street racing and heists, and includes material in various other media that depicts characters and situations from the films. Distributed by Universal Pictures, the series was established with the 2001 film titled The Fast and the Furious; this was followed by seven sequels, two short films that tie into the series, and as of May 2017, it has become Universal’s biggest franchise of all time, currently the sixth highest-grossing film series of all time with a combined gross of over $5 billion.

 

Jeremy Corbyn

British politician who has served as Leader of the Labour Party and Leader of the Opposition since 12 September 2015. He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Islington North since 1983. Prior to entering politics Corbyn worked as a representative for various trade unions. His political career began when he was elected to Haringey Council in 1974; he later became Secretary of Hornsey Constituency Labour Party, and continued in both roles until he was elected as MP for Islington North.

 

Fox hunting

An activity involving the tracking, chase and, if caught, the killing of a fox, traditionally a red fox, by trained foxhounds or other scent hounds, and a group of unarmed followers led by a “master of foxhounds” (“master of hounds”), who follow the hounds on foot or on horseback.