UK Comedy

Woman Makes Biggest Game Show Cock-Up In TV History

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.12.2014 | UK Comedy

A woman is gaining worldwide notoriety after cocking up an incredibly easy game show question. Australian 'Who Want To Be A Millionaire: Hot Seat' ...

European Comedy Tour Journal, Day Twenty: Zagreb

Kai Humphries | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Kai Humphries

There is a sweet taste of melancholy in the air after our final show, although performance has been my auxiliary goal to observing Daniel's behaviour, it has had an addictive quality that leaves me yearning for longevity in this project so I could indulge in more of its more-ish byproduct.

'Double History': New Satire Blog Takes a Gleeful Poke at the Purists

Amy Licence | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Amy Licence

While the Horrible Histories series for children has been recognised as fitting within the Roald Dahl tradition of humour, it seems that the adult version, which Double History offers, is simply too opaque for some. Yet what exactly is being satirised here?

Richard Dawkins Letter to Santa

Dale Shaw | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Dale Shaw

You singularly warp the weakened minds of infants into some vision of unquestioned worship, with the obtaining of mince pies and sherry as your one, despicable goal. How do you sleep at night?

Singer Starts Impromptu 'A Little Respect' Singalong On Tube Platform

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Normally when someone starts singing on the Tube it's just another annoyance during your commute. But if it's a trained vocalist singing Erasure's ...

Australia Nails It

Brendon Burns | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Brendon Burns

I honestly think the majority of Australians are actually a laid back tolerant bunch, which is perhaps why no one notices. Because said nonchalance goes hand in hand with not being particularly vocal. Here we've been afforded the opportunity to show what this country's really about and, at this stage, are taking hold of said opportunity with both hands.

The Sainsbury's Xmas Truce Ad, Only In Newcastle With A Cabbage

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Two sides locked together in a brutal battle. Constant rivalry creating an atmosphere of intense hostility. If only something could bring them tog...

Adorable Bulldog Puppy Uses Stairs For The First Time

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Comedy

This wrinkly little bulldog puppy doesn't know how to use stairs yet, so his owners decided to go for the baptism-by-fire method. He struggles for ...

Alan Sugar's Testicles Get The Cassetteboy Treatment (NSFW)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Video-cutting superstar Cassetteboy has taken on The Apprentice for the second time, releasing this beautifully funny supercut via DigitalSpy. It d...

Little Girl Desperately Wants Her Brother Off Santa's Naughty List

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Rachel's brother is on Santa's naughty list this year. This clip shows the little girl begging her mother to get him changed to the nice list. T...

Adorable Toddler Is Totally Confused By His Twin Sisters

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Landon's parents brought home two new arrivals recently, but he still hasn't gotten to grips with the concept of twins. Watch as he grows more and ...

European Comedy Tour Journal, Day Nineteen: Ljubljana

Kai Humphries | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Kai Humphries

We have arrived in Ljubljana, a title that reads more like a WiFi password than a place name, after an eight hour sleep in the Belgrade hotel and a five hour sleep in the car Daniel has found it necessary to retire to his quarters for a nap and recharge for the gig.

It's Never A Good Idea To Jerk Off In Front Of Police Officers (NSFW)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Public masturbation is rarely a good idea and doing it in front of a police officer is downright stupid. That didn't stop the guys at Model Prankst...

European Comedy Tour Journal, Day Eighteen: Belgrade

Kai Humphries | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Kai Humphries

We've boarded the flight from Zurich to Belgrade with that hazy level of hangover where everything is vague, memories evaporate the minute they are made, nothing is done with consideration or care because being conscious is a trick...

The World's Cruelest Prank Involves Pepper Spray And Toilet Paper

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Hell hath no fury like a woman... pranked? Sick of being on the receiving end of her boyfriend's practical jokes, a Czech woman got her revenge in ...

Learning From Budget Cuts

Ben Clarke | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Clarke

BUDGET CUTS. The headline has been blasted on the front pages of every newspaper (apart from the tabloids obviously, who opted for more cultured titles such as 'BUDGET CUTS MORE DIFFICULT TO EXPERIENCE THAN THIS VIDEO OF A PREGNANT HAMSTER' and 'PAGE 3 GIRLS USE QUOTES BY PLATO AND ARISTOTLE TO DESRIBE GEORGE OSBOURNE').

Scott, Oates and Cherry-Garrard

Simon Evans | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Simon Evans

Overshadowed by the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War this year has been another hundred year anniversary, that of the launch of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic expedition. It was of course a heroic failure, one which ended the heroic age of polar exploration...

It's The 'Parks And Recreation' And 'Jurassic World' Mash-Up That Had To Be Made

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Comedy

What do you get when you mash-up the scary 'Jurassic World' trailer with the slightly less scary 'Smallest Park' episode of 'Parks And Recreation'? ...

QPR Lip-Syncing To Slade Is The Funniest Thing You'll See This Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Sport

Despite allegedly having a bust-up at a Christmas meal, it seems QPR are in the festive spirit. The Premier League club has released this incredibl...

European Comedy Tour Journal, Day Seventeen: Zurich

Kai Humphries | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Kai Humphries

03:30 - We are still in the same bar playing darts for measures of aniseed spirits which the loser must purchase, all the doors are locked and a haze of indoor smoke, a strange sight in the 21st Century, chokes the air.

Why Secret Santa Is Fraught with Danger

Sophie Alderson | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Sophie Alderson

Ding Dong Merrily On- bollocks I've got Gordon for secret Santa?? Really? Gordon?! Gordon smells of damp tea towels and has a weird nasal hair flutter when he exhales. I'm sure he was talking about his athlete's foot to the maintenance manager in the car park yesterday. A tube of Canesten it is then.

Dog Tries To Make Sandwich, Destroys Kitchen Instead

Storyful | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Dog-owner Adam Montriel discovered that his Labrador, Allie, was getting into the refrigerator, devouring food inside. The mystery of how she got in w...

'Santa Baby' From a Foodie

Judith Lewis | Posted 06.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Judith Lewis

Sometimes a bit of silliness over the holidays is necessary. After hearing this song too many times already I thought I'd create my own version ;-)

Three Reasons Everyone Is Talking About That Tony Blair Christmas Card

Samantha Baines | Posted 06.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Samantha Baines

It's been trending on twitter, it's provoked speculation and news articles across the UK: it's none other than Tony and Cherie Blair's 2014 Christmas card! You may have thought personalised photos on festive cards were a thing of the nineties but the Blairs prove, well, yes, maybe they should have stayed in the nineties.

European Comedy Tour Journal, Day Sixteen: Geneva (Part Two)

Kai Humphries | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Kai Humphries

Last night was the first since beginning these trials that I have not used an abundance of alcohol as an instrument for my studies and as I lay clear headed in my hotel bed I completely forgot how to initiate sleep...