Gambling Is a Losers Game

Nick Clements | Posted 30.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Clements

Since the inception of the National Lottery gambling has rapidly become acceptable and part of our everyday lifestyle. This has spawned a multimillion pound industry, very cleverly dividing us into gender gambling, woman using bingo, men betting on sport.

Bingo Game Carried On Despite Player 'Dying' Twice

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2014 | UK

Witnesses have described the moment a man suffered a cardiac arrest during a bingo game, which carried on contently as first-aiders desperately tried ...

Mehdi Hasan

Baroness Warsi Says Grant Shapps Shouldn't 'Carry Can' For Bingo Ad | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK Politics

Grant Shapps should not be blamed for the controversial Conservative Party 'beer and bingo' poster that threatened to overshadow George Osborne's Budg...

Mehdi Hasan

'This Is Personal To Me' | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Politics

"There is no doubt that the word 'sharia' carries huge challenges in relation to public relations," declares the UK's most senior Muslim minister, Bar...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Osborne Hides Behind Shapps

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Sunday 23 March 2014... 1) OSBORNE HIDES BEHIND SHAPPS Well, well, well. It wasn't Grant, it was Ge...

Beer, Bingo and Ways to Win Votes

Howard Davidson | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Howard Davidson

We pride ourselves on being WELL in touch with the hard-working common man and the kind of things they like. That's what our Beer'N'Bingo bullsh**, er, I mean bonus, was all about. But wait - that was a proper BIG-HITTER of an idea, a 'Gove' as we call we've come up with some MORE 'triffic' proposals that hard-working, tax-paying poor-people are going to LOVE!!

From Tory Bingo To Kate Bush: The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Comedy

Well, that was the week that was. The week that George Osborne produced his new Budget (and a new pound coin) - and Grant Shapps produced a Tory Bingo...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Let Them Buy Lamborghinis

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Friday 21 March 2014... 1) LET THEM BUY LAMBORGHINIS The Mirror wins the best headline award for it...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Where Was The Rabbit?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Thursday 20 March 2014... 1) WHERE WAS THE RABBIT? Did I miss it? Was it stuck inside the red box? ...

#LetThemEatBingo Tweet From Shapps Is Just The Worst

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK

Bingo-gate could be the next pasty-gate. After a surprisingly uneventful Budget, George Osborne must have thought he could rest easy tonight. H...

My Top Three London Pub Alternatives

Kerry Hudson | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kerry Hudson

So, for the serious ones on the wagon, pregnant women, and people like me who shouldn't drink on medication, here are my top three non boozy alternatives to a good night out. Girly as these suggestions are, I have tried them to success out on men.