UK Comedy

People Keep Wrongly Blaming Poor Damp Squids For All Their Problems

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Comedy

As you sit in your lovely warm home, fed, watered and generally being a rather lucky animal, spare a thought for one not so fortunate as you. The d...

We Have No Idea Why We Care About This Dress So Much

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Comedy

For some reason everyone is arguing this morning over the colour of a dress. Some people think it's blue and black, some people think it's white an...

Why Everyone Should Include Cucumber, Banana and Tofu in Their TV Diet

James Brinsford | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
James Brinsford

Cucumber doesn't hold back on the sex scenes either but this hasn't stopped it reaching the eyes that other programmes haven't been able and this has surprised Vincent Franklin, especially when he is accosted at a railway station.

You Might Die Alone: Top, Mostly Terrifying Dating Tips to Help You Find the One* (*Doesn't Exist)

Rosy Edwards | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Rosy Edwards

The first, inalterable rule of dating, or as I sometimes like to call it, desperatelytryingtogetmarriedbecauseallyourfriendsare, is this: You might die alone. Read those words, and remember them. Heed them. Learn to love them.

Boys, The Phallus Is a Flop

Sarah Gough | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Gough

I speak as one of the few females heavily involved with my University's comedy society. Only in its second year, it was founded by boys, moulded by boys and immediately carried to the depths of despair by... boys.

Old Men Covering 'Uptown Funk' Is Adorable And Hilarious

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Better than the original, in our opinion....

'Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious' In Death Metal Is Surprisingly Good

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Comedy

YouTuber Andy Rehfeldt created this mesmerising video of classic film 'Mary Poppins' dubbed with death metal music, and it's shockingly bearable. I...

Holy Fool: Stan Laurel: June 16th 1890 - Feb 23rd 1965

Julian Dutton | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Julian Dutton

The key to Laurel's success, then, was his embrace of the truth of failure. And the world - fraught with the tedious pretension of success and the struggle for accomplishment - loved him for it, still loves him for it.

The Best Policy?

Tony Schumacher | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Politics
Tony Schumacher

I know it sounds daft (although not as daft as The Greens' housing policies) but before we jump up and down and crucify her (I may already be a bit late) let me make my argument.

Six Reasons Why I'm Quitting Stand-Up Comedy

Ben Morgan | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Ben Morgan

Set up your own 'comedian' page on Facebook if you like, but until you are writing 'comedian' in your passport it's just a hobby. It's an expensive one too. Getting to gigs isn't cheap, and if like me you live outside of shitty London and are permanently skint it rules out a lot of opportunities.

Stand Up History- Luton

Paul McGarrity | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Paul McGarrity

Not cool Luton, not cool! I expect this kind of behaviour from Coventry (though it's understandable from Coventry, they had a tricky 1941 and I don't think they got enough hugs when they were a hamlet), but I thought more of you!

A Letter to a Sort-Of Friend

Jake Yapp | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Jake Yapp

We share our thoughts now, so publicly, in ways we never could before. We have opened a window onto our own stream of consciousness, and gleefully show the world aspects of our personality we wouldn't reveal if someone had come round for dinner.

Modern Dating Disaster Stories

Bytestories | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Bytestories

One balmy evening, following a jaunt to the cinema, our noble hero generously, though with intent, made offer of escorting her to her home by means of car. She gladly accepted, and the game was afoot!

No Red Carpet Will Ever Be Safe Again...

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Comedy

John Travolta's creepy red carpet moment with Scarlett Johansson will go down in Oscars history, but for all the wrong reasons. The 'Saturday Night...

Just Some Red Pandas Playing In The Snow

The Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Just some adorable red pandas having about the best time ever playing in the snow, so simple, yet so cute. Cincinnati Zookeepers posted a video on ...

Twenty Thoughts on 'Fifty Shades of Grey' the Movie

Roger Crow | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

The Fifty Shades of Grey adaptation was bound to generate a lot of controversy. If you've seen the film or don't want to read any potential spoilers, then perhaps best go somewhere else. For those that have seen the movie, or just don't care, here are some of my observations on the most talked about film of the year.

This Girl Is Amazing At Recreating Celeb Faces In Selfies

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Redditor CellCow is very, very good at imitating celebrity faces. She even does memes. She posted her incredible selfies to Reddit, presumably ...

This Dog Is Really Good At Fruit Ninja

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Wow, this little canine has some skills! Cats are notoriously good at playing mobile games, but this dog could probably beat any feline in a game o...

This Disabled Dog Is All Of The Spice Girls At Once

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Comedy

This little nipper is ridiculously cute in his little outfits. He can pull off Sporty, Posh, Baby, Ginger AND Scary with perfect flair....

Incredibly Fluffy Poodle Goes Crazy Watching Itself On TV

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Comedy

IT'S. SO. FLUFFY. ...

'Uptown Funk' Without The Music Is Really Awkward

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Comedy

House Of Halo are back and showing how totally weird it must be to film music videos. The YouTubers strip famous videos of their sound and recreate...

Jimmy Fallon And Taylor Swift Shake It Off With Incredible Choreography

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Best celebrity friendship ever?...

On Compassion

Ruby Wax | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ruby Wax

There was a feeling of waking up from a bad dream because suddenly you can clearly hear sound, taste food, smell, see, feel everything as if for the first time. I felt I was who I really am under all the fear, competition and anxiety.

Ridiculously Cute Grandpa Goes On His Grandson's Tinder Dates

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

YouTube pranksters Ethan Cole and Josh Shultz decided to put 89-year-old Joe's ancient lady-wooing skills to the test - by sending him on some Tinder ...

Here's What Would Happen If A Cat Had X-Men Style Superpowers

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Be afraid. Be very afraid....