UK Comedy

19 Dogs Who Hold Guinness World Records

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Today marks World Puppy Day, so we thought we'd mark the occasion by taking a look at some truly impressive dogs who have managed to become Guinness W...

This Guy Blamed A Muslim Woman For The Brussels Attacks On Twitter, And That Was A Bad Idea

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Twitter user Matthew P. Doyle went unexpectedly viral on Wednesday morning after tweeting about an experience on the streets of Croydon where he claim...

This Jurassic Prank Is The Most Fiendish We've Seen In A While

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK Comedy

What would you do if you had access to a hyper-realistic robot velociraptor? Apart from casually riding it to the shops every day, we'd probably use t...

Woman Tries To Take Selfie With Marching Band, Regrets It Instantly

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Selfies are undoubtedly a big part of our culture in the modern age, but this poor woman learned the hard way that you really need to pay attention wh...

South West Trains Gets In The Boaty McBoatface Spirit

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Following the unexpected viral sensation that saw the British pubic vote to name a research ship ‘Boaty McBoatface’, South West Trains seem to hav...

This Ferret Can Take Out The Rubbish And We Want One

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 07.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Meet Charlotte the ferret - she’s learnt how to take out the rubbish all on her own. According to the folks at ferret-farm.com, who posted the cute ...

Tinder: My Right Hand Master Procrastinator

Sasha Govor | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Sasha Govor

My name is Sasha and I'm a procrastinator. That's right, a self-diagnosed, self-confessed time wasting expert with a diary full of back-to-back procrastination meetings. I gave up on eating lunch today as it was a distraction from the amount of procrastination I had to get done.

Come On R2, Drive My Car

Nick Abbot | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Comedy
Nick Abbot

Elon Musk is the man who invented cheese in a can, or something really big like that, and he told Fortune magazine that his Tesla Motors is two years away from achieving a fully autonomous self-driving car.

Girl Pens Adorable Note After 'Accidentally Stealing' Sticks From Park

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Parents

A girl who "stole" sticks from her local park penned an adorable apology note and decided to send her "stolen goods" back. The junior ranger, known on...

Mum Celebrates Baby's Birth With Complete Strangers After Text Mix Up

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Parents

A new mum celebrated the birth of her baby with three complete strangers, thanks to a text message sent to the wrong number. Lindsey Lashley, from Geo...

Dad Sends Beach Photo To School When Asked To Explain Son's Absence

Caters News Agency | Amy Packham | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Parents

A dad who received a text message from his son's school asking why he was absent from lessons replied with a family holiday photo showing him on a bea...

The Greatest Celebrity Impressions In The History Of 'Graham Norton'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Comedy

We all love a good celebrity impression, and no one on British late night TV gets them rolling like Graham Norton. The veteran broadcaster has even pu...

CUMBO: A Vimeo 'Marion and Geoff'

Ed Cripps | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Entertainment
Ed Cripps

But gigless media personality Cumbo, who now has his own Vimeo series, owes more to Ricky Gervais's earlier work: it is a modern masterpiece of character comedy, a relentlessly inventive depiction of wrong-side-of-forty solitude, Brent's amiable nephew or a Vice-gen Partridge.

The Best On-Air Pranks Live News Has Ever Seen

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Comedy

April Fools' Day is coming up, and the news plays a big part in the spirit of the day. Some media outlets settle for joke stories once a year, but a l...

The Police Left A Very Cheeky Note For Someone Hiding Their Drug Stash

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Camden police officer Sgt Paul Taylor made a casual little drug bust on Tuesday when his team came across a "sneaky hidey-hole" being used to conceal ...

John Oliver Has Torn Apart Every Part Of Donald Trump's Mexico Border Wall

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Ever since walking racism machine Donald Trump announced his presidency and plunged us into some sort of dystopian hellscape timeline, he hasn't reall...

Eddie Izzard 'Delighted' After Completing 27 Marathons, Raising £1m

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.03.2016 | UK

Comedian Eddie Izzard said running 27 marathons in 27 days was "the hardest thing I've ever done". He thanked everyone for their support after raising...

Seven Ways to Really Nail Your Next Job Interview

Matt Lacey | Posted 20.03.2016 | UK Comedy
Matt Lacey

Never turn up on time. Either get there an hour before or an hour after; that way they'll either think you're super-conscientious or a busy and important person. You'll carry through that confidence to the rest of the interview.

Beard Campaigners Issue One Piece Of Advice For Hirsute Stephen Crabb

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 19.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Britain's Beard Liberation Front has issued warm congratulations to the new Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb. Crabb, 43, was the first Tory C...

Female Comedian Brutally Destroys Sexist Heckler

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Comedy

A brutal reality on the comedy industry is that many people are stuck with some sort of baseless view that women can't be funny - we're not sure why, ...

So I Should Probably Finish My Degree Then?

Sarah Gough | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Gough

Dissertation deadlines creeping nearer, graduation dates announced, exam timetables released - the end of U.N.I is nigh. The question is, will we make it? It's not as if we haven't been training ourselves for this moment for the last two and a half years. It's the final stretch. But what if we fall at the last hurdle? What if our pole-vault snaps halfway up? What if...okay I've gone insane.

Adults Reveal Their Irrational (And Hilarious) Childhood Fears

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

From pineapples to their aunt's hair, adults on Reddit have been sharing their weird, wonderful and completely irrational childhood fears. Thank good...

Dog's Reaction To Baby's Smelly Nappy Is What Parents Wish They Could Do

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Parents

The smell of a baby's nappy is something no parent enjoys. Unlike mums and dads who have to smell it then change it, this dog has a much better idea. ...

This Guy Tried To Pick Up Girls Using Donald Trump Quotes, And It Did NOT Go Well

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Miraculously, Donald Trump has managed to woo voters across the US - so prankster Ari Blau decided to try and woo some ladies using exactly the same r...

This Underappreciated Man Has The Most Important Job In Britain

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Have you ever wondered where all those bar codes on our packaged products come from? No, neither have we. But it turns out there's just one man behind...