UK Comedy

Giving Myself A Break

Ruby Wax | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ruby Wax

After many therapies and every drug known to man, I came about mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for those of us with a wild bucking bronco, out-of-control mind. The good news is you do it on your own, no having to run to a shrink and it's free.

Ed Miliband Has A New Plasticine Doppelganger

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Politics

Political commentators who make the link between Ed Miliband and the star of 'Wallace and Gromit' can finally change that broken record. The latest...

Rude Awakening For Drunk Guy Who Falls Asleep On Police Car

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Comedy

We've all been there. Maybe... This chap got a rude awakening after sleepwalking to a police car and falling asleep on the bonnet....

Kitten Swarmed By Ducklings In Cuddliest Animal Attack Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Comedy

A cat in a box full of ducklings has all the makings of a feather-strewn bloodbath. Fortunately this little kitten appears to be utterly overwhelme...

100 Impressions In 4 Minutes Shouldn't Be Possible But This Chap Nails It

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Comedy

There are impressionists and then there's Brian Hull. To celebrate gaining 100,000 YouTube subscribers the online uber-talent recorded himself ratt...

Barack Obama Singing 'Uptown Funk' Is As Glorious As It Should Be

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Comedy

Oh my they've done it again. The geniuses at BaracksDubs have created an incredible montage of Barack Obama singing 'Uptown Funk' and it is gloriou...

Adorable Twins Play Peekaboo With Each Other

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Comedy

They say nothing is more therapeutic than a child's laughter. The parents of these twins are probably ecstatic to hear these newborns making each o...

It's 100 Days to the General Election: And it Looks Like We're ALL DOOMED!

Simon Ward | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Simon Ward

In fairness, it can't be easy trying to get people excited about politics in the UK, especially when you've got the likes of David Cameron and Nigel Farage ignoring you like you've just crawled out of Downton Abbey's servant's quarters to feed them dinner.

If The Election Was Conducted On Tinder 'Dave' Would Be On To A Winner

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Politics

Most Brits will be thinking long and hard about which party to vote for in May's general election, but what the whole thing was played out on Tinder? ...

No Need To Panic

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Comedy

A giant polar bear has been spotted in London but don't panic. Early morning commuters and joggers couldn't believe their eyes this morning as the ...

Je Suis The Pub Landlord: When Satire Kills (In Memory of Al Murray)

Gareth Ellis | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Gareth Ellis

Hopefully one day we will hit on the one thing which will cause our art to transcend mere folly and become a flighty dove of pure satire. One day I hope to be as great as Al Murray.

'The Comeback': The Most Underrated Comedy of Modern Times

Ed Cripps | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ed Cripps

The territory with the least appreciated melancholy, perhaps, is reality TV. One of The Office's masterstrokes was it tapped into the (at the time) growing, Warholian trend of shows from which people became famous for being themselves rather than playing a fictional character.

10 Things Winston Churchill Definitely Did Not Say

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 24.01.2015 | UK Comedy

It could have been predicted that when David Cameron asked the nation to tweet their favourite Winston Churchill quotes, to mark the 50th anniversary ...

'How To Make Toast From Bread' Is A Genuine Instructional Video Online

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Comedy

When you first see the title "How To Make Toast From Bread", you think it's a spoof. But it's not. This woman is actually being serious. She ...

Either These Pandas Are Play-Fighting Or They Really, Really Hate Each Other

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Comedy

The playful pandas of China's Chengdu Research Base Of Giant Panda Breeding (catchy, isn't it?) had a mass brawl recently, and it was very cute. At...

NFL Bad Lip Reading Is Back And Funnier Than Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Sport

Have you ever wondered what sports stars are saying to each other on the pitch? Thanks to Bad Lip Reading, we can now hear Dallas Cowboys wide rece...

A Collection of Open Letters to All of My Neighbours.

Pascale Day | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Pascale Day

Trust me, I totally understand a lady's right to a little wink wink, nudge nudge. Sex, in a nutshell. It's just, normally, I like to at least know a person's name before I get a good look at their nethers.

Old People Are Adorable When They Go Nuts On GTA

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Tech

The folks over at React decided to get some elderly people to play Grand Theft Auto V, because that's the sort of thing the internet does. Oddly en...

Ball Boy Hit Right In The Goolies By 120mph Serve

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Sport

It's an occupational hazard, probably. That slow-motion just makes it so much worse....

83% of Articles Uploaded 'Without Websites Even Checking Content'

James Moran | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Comedy
James Moran

Research suggests that as long as interesting, but probably factually inaccurate subheadings are used, writers can get away with putting irrelevant or even dangerous content on the internet.

Will Ferrell Hits A Woman In The Face At Basketball Game

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Basketball fans got a special treat at a game between the LA Lakers and the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday. They were ermmm, lucky enough to see...

Are TV Formats Boring?: Welcome to #Britishshowsrenamed

Josh Marshall | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Josh Marshall

These days I've become increasingly bored of television formats and much prefer the company of my laptop, the neighbours cat (who wanders through my conservatory in a daily escape bid from captivity) and a mug of beef tea.

Wait For The Drop... Adorable Toddler Dances To Dubstep

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Comedy

Tegan the toddler has some excellent dance moves. Here he can be seen body-popping to Ellie Goulding's 'Burn', and he's really good at it. It ta...

Two Women Walk Into a Comedy Club...

Helen Keeler | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Helen Keeler

This all comes down to the same untruth: that female comedians are all the same, so if you don't find one of them funny, you don't find any of them funny.

This Romanian Music Video Can Cure Cancer And Warts. Apparently...

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Comedy

Here's our nomination for the weirdest video on the internet. While it may appear to be some sort of fan-made music video, but it's actually the of...