UK Comedy

Pro-Trump Activist's Attempt At Scaremongering Has Backfired Massively

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Comedy

A Hispanic pro-Donald Trump activist tried to do a bit of scaremongering on Thursday evening and it backfired. Badly. Marco Gutierrez, the co-founder ...

Nick Robinson Shames John Humphrys Over 'Moira Stuart Sex Gaffe'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK

Friday morning’s paper review on the Today programme took a bit of an awkward turn when John Humphrys’ refused to read out a story on air. A ‘Ha...

Someone Is Adding Hilarious Stickers To Traffic Light Buttons In Melbourne

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Comedy

Normally when we push the buttons at traffic lights, all we’re expecting it to do is make the green man show up. But someone in Melbourne, Australia...

Bad Moms - A Review

Carina Maggar | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Carina Maggar

With talk of houmous and gluten free this and that, Bad Moms is the most American, middle class depiction of motherhood but as long as you know this before seeing it, you'll enjoy it. Thankfully, Kunis' beautiful, mesmerising, gigantic eyes are enough to distract you from the filo pastry thin plot and lack of gags.

Alas Poor Yorick

Helen Keeler | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Helen Keeler

People almost always say nice things about dead people. You can't speak ill of the dead, people say, but they're wrong, you can, they can't hear you. It's not just obituaries, it's eulogies. I went to a funeral once and the vicar was saying such nice things that I thought I'd turned up to the wrong crematorium.

Celebs At Home #61: Richard Ashcroft

Andy Bush | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Andy Bush

Imagine if the public figures we idolise because of how cool they are turned out to have secret hobbies that were dead nerdy or 'square'? I love the idea of Rock Gods walking off stage and heading to the nearest railway station to go train spotting, or glamorous sporting heroes finishing a vital game then racing off to play Dungeons and Dragons.

11 Times British Politics Went Full 'The Thick Of It' In 2016

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK

Now silly season is over and British politics slowly grinds back into motion after the summer recess, it’s easy to forget that just two months ago W...

The Department For Brexit Has Joined Twitter And They're Already Getting Trolled

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Comedy

The government’s Department For Exiting The European Union joined Twitter on Thursday morning and it didn’t take long before people started trolli...

This Donald Trump Robot Made Out Of Lego Will Haunt Your Dreams

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Comedy

As if orange-faced demagogue Donald Trump wasn’t already scary enough, someone has made an animatronic version of him that’s even creepier. The ro...

Transfer Deadline Day: In Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Comedy

It’s transfer deadline day once again, the most exciting day of any footie fan’s calendar - but it’s hard to keep up with all the last-minute mo...

This Guy Got Caught Checking Out Taylor Swift And Now People Are Photoshopping Him

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Comedy

Being one of the most popular music stars of her time, Taylor Swift gets snapped by the paparazzi a lot, and one of her latest outings resulted in a r...

Transfer Deadline Day's 10 Funniest Ever Moments

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Transfer deadline day is upon us, and once again football teams across the globe are scrambling to fill any gaps in their roster before the window shu...

Donald Trump Is Planning A Trip To Mexico And Everyone Is Slating Him For It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, famous for his anti-Mexican rhetoric, has announced plans for a last-minute meeting with Mexico’s pr...

Skyscanner Accidentally Gave A Guy A 47-Year Layover And Their Response Was Hilarious

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Comedy

A member of flight comparison app Skyscanner’s social media team has become an unlikely internet celebrity after her hilarious responses to a custom...

This Wedding Invitation Took A Very Morbid Turn Very Quickly

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Receiving an invitation to a friend’s wedding can be a harrowing experience - you have to choose what you want to eat months in advance, you need to...

Sassy Singing Dentist Is Going Viral For His Hilarious Renditions Of Classic Songs

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Dr Milad Shadrooh does more than fill cavities in his Basingstoke surgery - he also performs for thousands of viewers online. Under the moniker ‘Sin...

It Doesn't Matter Who Plays James Bond, As Long As They Make It 'Real'

Kathryn Player | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Entertainment
Kathryn Player

ames Bond never dies! The man keeps dodging bullets, punches, knives, bombs- he should be made into a hand held waxwork because he'd make a great lucky charm for anyone crossing a war zone. In real life, the man would have disappeared several films ago.

'Bake Off' Fans Are Kicking Off Because Of A Well-Endowed Squirrel And A Pheasant

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Thursday’s premiere of the new series of ‘The Great British Bake Off’ saw a group of amateur pastry pushers start their 10-week-long attempt to ...

Pick Of The Fringe 2016

Jez Fielder | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Comedy
Jez Fielder

The London sunshine had got far too samey for me. It was time for some proper rain. A last minute visit to Edinburgh was my only hope. Having sped around the venues getting customarily soaked and, like the local cheeseburgers, lightly battered, I offer you my gems of choice from the finest entertainment festival in the world.

There's Something A Bit Wrong About Owen Smith's New Campaign Bus

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Labour Party leadership contender Owen Smith is hitting the road in a last ditch attempt to pick up a few votes, and he’s even got his own battle bu...

'I'm Having A Bunny': Mum-To-Be Spots Unexpected Silhouette At First Ultrasound Scan

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.08.2016 | UK Parents

You can read all the baby books you want, but little will prepare you for heading to your first ultrasound scan and discovering you’re expecting a b...

Toddler's Passionate Rendition Of Her ABCs Is The Best Thing On The Internet Right Now

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.08.2016 | UK Parents

Any parent knows that reciting ABCs can be a little - how shall we put it? - repetitive, so why not take advice out of this tot’s book and mix it up...

Meet Luisa Omielan, The Stand-Up Comedian Who Dances To Beyonce In Her Pants

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It might come as no surprise that Luisa Omielan, the stand-up comedian who pulls her trousers down on stage and dances to Beyonce, is pretty body conf...

Celebs at Home #20: ZZ Top

Andy Bush | Posted 25.08.2016 | UK Comedy
Andy Bush

Bands spend lots of hours hanging out together, especially when rehearsing for a tour or writing a new album, I'm pretty sure that time must drag. In this picture I put forward what life must be like round at ZZ Top's house when it's a wet miserable Sunday afternoon. How would they entertain themselves?

Fringe Comedians Showcase Edinburgh's Best Stand-Up LIVE On HuffPost UK at 3pm

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.08.2016 | UK Comedy

The Edinburgh Fringe is undoubtedly one of the biggest events in any comedy fan’s calendar, and this year is no different. The streets of the Scotti...