Christmas Cards

The Round Robin Re-Write

Megan Brownrigg | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Megan Brownrigg

Dear friends, family and rivals, Merry Christmas! My fabulous family and I will be dominating the next A4 sheet of paper, more if I can think of enough ways to make unemployment sound smashing. Anything for you, cherubs.

24 Great Homemade Christmas Cards

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Comedy

It's not just celebrities who produce their own Christmas cards, you know. Check out these 24 gems... ...

A Weird History of Xmas, Part III - Bizarre British Traditions!

Greg Jenner | Posted 19.02.2013 | Home
Greg Jenner

In the 17th Century, the Christmas Mince Pies (yes, more meat...) were famous for having a little baby Jesus on the crust, which sounds rather nice, but was a horrifying act of blasphemous cannibalism in the eyes of Oliver Cromwell. It should be said, Olly was not a miserabilist most of the time, but he did feel Christmas was meant to be a period of holy reverence. Accordingly, he did away with it all, and even ordered the confiscation of Christmas dinners from people's tables. Strangely, attending church was also prohibited on Jesus' birthday, which seems a bit weird, even by his standards.

Politicians Family Christmas Cards

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK Politics

It's that time of year again. Our beloved political leaders are presenting their festive credentials to the nation in an attempt to convince us that t...

Dear Clinton Cards: So Sorry for Your Loss

Sarah O'Meara | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah O'Meara

Personally, I won't miss Clinton Cards. But if the person who knows how to put speech bubbles on pictures of black 'n' white fifties housewives has some horrible accident, my life will be immeasurably spoiled.

The Round Robin: Annual Middle Class Brag Fest

Josh Barrie | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Josh Barrie

As the fifth round robin drops through my letter box, I wonder if I can go on. The tirade of middle class exposition never seems to cease.

Donald McGill's Saucy Christmas Cards Go On Sale

Posted 21.02.2012 | Home

He's best known for the saucy seaside postcards that hark back to a more innocent age in Britain, when his cartoons of buxom wives and inadequate husb...

Machine Guns And Santa Claus: Arizona Gun Club Offers Alternative Christmas Photoshoot

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 03.12.2011 | UK Comedy

What says Christmas better than a picture of Santa Claus and a big pile of presents? Well how about Santa Claus, a big pile of presents, and a machine...