UK Comedy

Police Swoop In To Stop 'Illegal Rubber Duck Race' In The Cotswolds

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Police officers were called into action over an "illegal" rubber duck race disrupting the peace in a Gloucestershire village on Sunday. Bourton-on-the...

Tim Farron's Rap Tribute To John Barnes Is Proof The EU Referendum Has Gone Too Far

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK

There's a referendum happening tomorrow and it would appear the country is collectively losing its mind. Already today we've had BoJo kissing a fish, ...

Small Town In Colorado Welcomes Travellers With Daily One-Liners

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Comedy

A small town in Colorado has been welcoming travellers in the best possible way we can think of - with jokes and puns. Reddit user Mofat_ shared a few...

This Ukip Flyer Is Proof We've Reached Peak Referendum

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK

This is a spoof EU referendum flyer... And this is a genuine EU referendum flyer published by the Hemel Hempstead branch of Ukip. Ukip Heme...

63-Year-Old Stand-Up Comedian Gets Standing Ovation On 'America's Got Talent'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Comedy

A 63-year-old stand-up comic who took an 11 year hiatus from her craft to become a teacher has wowed all four judges on 'America's Got Talent' with he...

6 Funny Tweets That Will Make You Feel Better About Not Being At Glastonbury

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Glastonbury is in full swing, and we're all being inundated with stories of people off for a long weekend of fun while we're stuck in offices or drudg...

These Are The Most Disgusting Subway Sandwich Combos You Can Ask For

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Walk into a Subway and you're faced with a bewildering array of options to make a lovely sandwich laden with meat, cheese, salad and any number of sau...

Samantha Bee Tears Apart America's Gun Control Fiasco In The Wake Of The Orlando Shooting

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Former 'Daily Show' stalwart and late night TV's rising star Samantha Bee is quickly making a name for herself with her astounding ability to explain ...

A Note to Comedians Worried That 'PC Culture' Means They 'Can't Say Anything Anymore'

Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Entertainment
Daniel Welsh

If your comedy is so weak that you need to rely on slurs, derisions and out-dated tropes to get a laugh out of the lowest common denominator, then I don't know what to tell you, other than you clearly need to buck your ideas up.

British Airways Just Owned Piers Morgan On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Piers Morgan can be a divisive figure, particularly when his unique style of tweeting is involved. On Tuesday morning he used his social media presenc...

The England Excuse Generator Will Help You Come Up With Reasons For Their Inevitable Failure In The Euros

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Comedy

England have already played a few matches in the Euros, and the results have been largely underwhelming apart from their 2-1 win over Wales. They ende...

7 Facts That Will Make You Vote To Remain In The EU

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Comedy

The EU referendum is looming, and it's fairly safe to say much of the actual information has become lost in the media furore. Luckily, this leaflet fr...

8 Facts The 'Remain' Campaign Doesn't Want You To Know

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Comedy

With all the media noise around the EU referendum, we thought it would be a good idea to lay out the key facts that drive the Leave campaign. So if yo...

The Southern Rail Strike Is Bringing Out Everyone's Inner Comedian

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Members of staff employed by Southern Rail are on strike today in a dispute over plans to reduce the number of conductors on their services. The disru...

Don't Let Fear Win - My Advice as I Hide in a Fortress of Blankets

James Moran | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Comedy
James Moran

No matter what your perspective, the atmosphere in the UK seems tense and dangerous. But from my perspective - inside a warm little castle of fabric and feathers, wearing my pyjamas - I urge us all to not give up, and to keep striving for a better future.

John Oliver Likens Brexit To A 'S**tty Granola Bar'

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK

John Oliver has laid out a case for Britain to vote stay in the EU in the referendum on Thursday, saying that Brexit sounds like a "shitty granola bar...

'The Last Leg' Just Summed Up How We Should All Feel After The Tragic Killing Of Jo Cox

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 18.06.2016 | UK

The normally jovial 'The Last Leg' got off to a sombre start on Friday night as the comedy show reflected on the tragic events of the past week. #The...

This 19-Year-Old Dog Has The Most Adorable Sneeze

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Comedy

YouTube Logan Lemmon was woken up one morning by his 19-year-old rat terrier Maggie having a sneezing fit, and he managed to catch the end of it on vi...

Iceland Left Embarrassed After Light-Hearted Twitter Banter Backfires

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Frozen food giant Iceland tried to drum up a bit of social media interest on Tuesday after their namesake nation Iceland managed to clinch a 1-1 draw ...

Kitten's Reaction To Seeing Itself In The Mirror For The First Time Is Totes Adorbs

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Comedy

The world is a strange place for a newborn kitten - everything is huge and confusing, and you learn new things everyday. This little cutie named Wiske...

James Corden Rips Into Donald Trump On His 70th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Comedy

It was Donald Trump's 70th birthday on Tuesday, and James Corden decided to give him a very special present. The gift of laughter. The 'Late Late Show...

Football Hooligans Could Learn A Thing Or Two From The Friendly England Wales Chatter On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Things are hotting up around Stade Bollaert-Delelis in Lens ahead of England's clash with the newly inspired Welsh national team, who are competing in...

This Bizarre Japanese Donald Trump Love-Fest Is The Most Confusing Thing Ever

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Comedy

There's been a lot of odd things about the US presidential election since Donald Trump announced his candidacy last year, but this is certainly one of...

Jay Leno Returns To 'The Tonight Show' To Deliver Hilarious Monologue On The US Presidential Election

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Former 'Tonight Show' host Jay Leno returned to his place on the stage on Wednesday night to tap in for Jimmy Fallon, and delivered an incredible four...

Operation Skinny Jean

Helen Sandle | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Sandle

There will be those of you who don't wear skinny jeans and, for those, you can just read and giggle at my expense. There will then be those that wear skinny jeans but who have the figure to wear skinny jeans to match ... you know the type.