UK Comedy

It's Wednesday So Here's Three Baby Goats Wearing Tiny Jumpers

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Comedy

LOOK! LOOK AT THEM! Look how cute and tiny they are! They look like a little boyband! SEE ALSO: Cute Baby Bunny Rabbit Is Really Excited About ...

Guy Goes Into Pet Shop, Puts Up Hilarious Fake Animal Descriptions

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Tumblr blogger Obvious Plant is known for putting up funny signs, and this time a pet shop was on the receiving end of the classic prank. So why no...

Take The Ultimate Tube Quiz - How Well Do You Know The London Underground?

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Comedy

If you spend 15-30 hours of your life commuting through London every week, you probably think you know the Tube inside out. But do you really? Our com...

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Gets The Mario Kart Parody It Always Needed

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Comedy

There are some movies that are just dying to be parodied. Mad Max: Fury Road is one of them. Now, thanks to Kris Sundberg, the epic Charlize Theron...

You Need To See This Woman Doing A Sign Language Version Of Eminem's 'Lose Yourself'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Who knew rap music went so well with sign language? Shelby Mitchusson shared this video of her stunning skills on YouTube last year, and it's just sta...

This Is Why We Love Teachers

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education

It can be easy to forget that person standing up in front of the whiteboard is actually a real person. And not just a teacher. We've all experienc...

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part IV of XXV

Chris Turner | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Chris Turner

One of my favourite stand-up albums is Mike Birbiglia's Sleepwalk With Me, a wonderfully funny true story of a comic's career, relationship and debilitating sleep disorder.

Jon Stewart Has Been Secretly Running An Amazing Charity In His Spare Time

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Full-time funnyman and all-round lovely guy Jon Stewart has forced his way further into our collective hearts by revealing what he does in his spare t...

People Are Using The #CharlieCharlieChallenge To Prove 9/11 Was An Inside Job

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Comedy

By now you've probably seen the 'Charlie Charlie Challenge' kicking around on Twitter - it's a makeshift Ouija board instilling the fear of God into t...

On Cleanses

Ruby Wax | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Ruby Wax

I've decided to start mind fasting where I cut off all outside stimuli and see what's left in my brain. I'm starting with newspapers, to cut off my addiction to world atrocities then I'm going to wean myself off my iPhone and then the computer...

Unnecessary Censorship Is The Best Kind Of Censorship

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Uh oh... We're not sure Taylor Swift said "eff you" on stage at the Billboard Music Awards, a Fox News anchor definitely didn't talk about the prospec...

Pregnant Pause?

Hatty Ashdown | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Hatty Ashdown

My first gig when I was over the advised 12 weeks safe period in which to tell people (although be warned if you have an elderly mother like me - she had me at 43 - then they just write it in every Christmas card they send at three weeks anyway) I didn't mention it on stage and it just felt wrong.

We Have Further Proof Chris Pratt Is The Best

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Comedy

GQ decided to get Chris Pratt drunk and then film him giving an acting lesson. What an excellent idea. SEE ALSO: It's The 'Parks And Recreation...

We've Found Harry Shearer's Replacement For 'The Simpsons'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Comedy

So, Harry Shearer has left 'The Simpsons' and we're all really sad about it. But life goes on, and the folks behind everyone's favourite dysfunctio...

107 Seconds Of Gloriously Cute Tiny Penguins

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Welcome to the Bronx Zoo's latest exhibit - Little Blue Penguins. That's their actual name, not one we made up. "All of the birds in the colony wer...

What Happened When Jimmy Fallon And The Rock Graduated In 1989

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Jimmy Fallon and Dwayne Johnson went back in time to 1989 to deliver a graduation speech, pretending to be high school students with the two lowest GP...

This Is Definitely The Most Self-Centred Driver Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Just wait for it. SEE ALSO: Thieves' Car 'Destroyed By Lightning' After Robbing Church Russian Dash Cam Footage May Restore Your Faith In Humanit...

The Rock Got Ordained So He Could Officiate His Biggest Fan's Wedding

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has captured our collective hearts this week as he made his biggest fan's wedding day incredibly special - by officiating it...

Oh Buggles - My Radio Daze

Adil Ray | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Adil Ray

Most mornings I do almost pinch myself. I feel very fortunate to be filming a comedy on the BBC. It feels like a bit of a dream. However there's something missing - my first love. I know we can't have everything, but what I would give to be transmitted back to those hazy radio days for just a few hours.

Adorable Bulldog Doesn't Like Wearing His Life Jacket

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Sorry Basil, but if you keep jumping in the pool you're going to have to wear a life jacket all the time. I don't care if you think purple isn't yo...

Think You Know How To Pronounce 'Parmesan'? Think Again

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

You may say 'tomato' and I may say 'tomato', but apparently we've all been saying 'Parmesan' wrong. According to the US version of the Cambridge D...

David Letterman's Final Show Made Pretty Much Everyone A Bit Sad

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Wednesday night was the last time comedy's biggest name would grace our screens, as David Letterman signed off 'The Late Show' for the final time. ...

Coolest Parents Ever Create Cardboard Movie Scenes

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Parents

All parents want to be cool, but these parents are SERIOUSLY cool. Leon and Lily Mackie, and their two-year-old son Orson have had the internet in...

The Irony of Giving

Bytestories | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Bytestories

I like charity. I give to charity but like everyone else I hate the harassment of it all. Whether it's on the street or being visually mugged of your tears on Comic Relief I really get aggravated by that.

Behind the Scenes of an Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show: Part III of XXV

Chris Turner | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Chris Turner

Backstage on the night, with an absolutely smashing line-up performing alongside me, and 300 friendly fringe-goers waiting in the tent, I was still passing the lines from the page to my brain.