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'Saturday Night Live' Had Its 40th Birthday And It Was Incredible

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
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'Saturday Night Live' celebrated 40 years of its unique and hilarious show this weekend - on Sunday for some reason - with an epic live broadcast full...

12 Films to Watch in 2015

Tom Linay | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

As with last January, to aid you with planning your year's cinemagoing, I've highlighted one film from each month that looks unmissable. It was hard narrowing it down to just one but I've concentrated hard and I think I've pulled it off.

Pryor, Murphy, Carlin... Is It Possible to Have a Comedy Icon In The Modern Era?

Aid Thompsin | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Aid Thompsin

Even moving away from voluntarily saturating yourself, I wonder if, as Chris Rock suggested, the advent of the smartphone is destined to push stand-ups into doing 'safer' material, for fear of offending/losing the crowd, having it uploaded before it's ready and getting lynched for being racist, sexist or slanderous. I worry that he's right.

Caroline Frost

Kevin Hart: 'Everything Is Funny, Even Divorce'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Is anything beyond record-breaking Kevin Hart’s boundary for stand-up material? It seems not… “Is everything funny? For me, yes. There’s a...

Faggots, Trolls and Azealia Banks

Andrew Doyle | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Comedy
Andrew Doyle

I doubt very much that Banks is a homophobe. She has worked with many gay artists and is bisexual herself. But the fact that sales of her music have risen sharply since her tweet to Perez Hilton probably suggests that she won't be admonishing the homophobic members of her fan base any time soon... We all know that freedom of speech is fundamental to any democratic society. If you want to say the word "faggot" you are free to do so, but you should also accept the consequences.

Chris Rock To Tour The UK

Chortle | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Rush Hour movie star Chris Tucker is coming to the UK to perform a short stand-up tour. The comic, who as a comic regularly featured on the Def Com...

Iain Duncan Smith - BAFTA Winning Character Comedian

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK Politics
Tiernan Douieb

I'm not going to pretend to even begin to understand quantum physics, but sometimes I like to dwell on the idea of parallel universes and all the possibilities that they might hold.

Review - What to Expect When You're Expecting

Hanna Flint | Posted 22.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Hanna Flint

Since 1732, when Benjamin Franklin first published Poor Richard's Almanac, America has gradually become obsessed with self-help literature as a way to find the next quick fix to achieving that elusive "American dream".