UK Comedy

A Brief History Of Why The Pope Looks F*cking Devastated To Meet Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK

Pope Francis is a jolly old chap. Just look at him here cracking up Obama in 2014. Or here delivering a papal dose of mirth to Angela Merkel in 2013...

Melania Trump Keeps Refusing To Hold Donald's Tiny Hand

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK

Only yesterday a clip of Melania Trump appearing to swat away the hand of the President bagged Haaretz a whopping 80,000 retweets. Well this is embar...

Cancer? What? Me?

Stella Ralfini | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Stella Ralfini

It started with a black blob on my shin which looked like a dead fly. I took little notice until it began developing wings at which point I hauled myself to a dermatologist. 'This looks ominous,' she said, 'we need to do immediate tests.'

7 Of The Most Bizarre Moments From Donald Trump's Saudi Arabia Visit So Far

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK

We all knew Donald Trump’s trip to Saudi Arabia would produce some awkward moments - and the US president certainly hasn’t disappointed. This is T...

Donald Trump Is Getting Rinsed For Doing A Dainty Curtsy For The Saudi King

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 20.05.2017 | UK Politics

Back in 2009 Barack Obama took a lot of flack for bowing to the King of Saudi Arabia. It seems Donald Trump has learned this lesson and for some reaso...

James Comey Disguised Himself As A Curtain To Avoid Trump And It's All In A Glorious Video

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK

James Comey once disguised himself as a blue curtain in order to hide from Donald Trump. Do you need anything else? OK, here’s some background. By n...

People With Dementia Are Still People - We Must Remember That

David Baddiel | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Entertainment
David Baddiel

My father has always been a sweary, impatient, irritated, lazy bloke. His loss of memory hasn't in fact lost who he is, like dementia can sometimes do. It's the opposite: it's turned the volume up on who he is - when the disease first took hold of him, he became like a Spitting Image puppet of himself.

The Most Bizarre Moment Of The General Election So Far - As Voted For By You

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK

It’s now less than a month until the UK goes to the polls - and the General Election campaign has already provided a plethora of weird, wonderful an...

Could You Last A Week Without Your Smartphone?

Emma Wood | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Tech
Emma Wood

The first two days of being without a phone were euphoric. I felt rogue, emboldened - I became a productive, uninterrupted human being. (This is mainly because being without phone relieves you of lots and lots of chores.)

10 Questions We're All Asking About Y/Project's Detachable Jeans

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Style

From one-legged to fake mud and nearly-naked, month-by-month jeans are getting weirder and weirder. And now detachable jeans have arrived thanks to Y...

Stephen Fry Brilliantly Explains Why People Believe Donald Trump's Lies

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

Say what you like about him, one thing you can’t accuse Donald Trump of lacking is confidence in his own beliefs. Even when they are demonstrably wr...

Donald Trump's Tax Return Info Released But No One Knows What It Means

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK

After months pf speculation, rumour and protests, information on Donald Trump’s tax returns has been released. Only nobody knows what it actually me...

Question Time Breaks Record For Loudest Heckle Ever After Tory MP Makes Economy Claim

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK

Last night a Tory MP drew what could possibly be the loudest heckle ever heard on BBC Question Time after he claimed the Conservatives had a strong ec...

Kid's Spelling Mistake Accidentally Reveals NSFW Fact About Their Mum

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Parents

Kids have a habit of revealing a bit too much about their home life when they’re at school (no, the teacher didn’t need to know about mum’s love...

Glaswegian Gran's Badass Resignation Note Is The Ultimate Mic Drop Moment

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A grandmother pulled no punches when she handed in her notice. The Glaswegian woman, named Marlene, reportedly typed out a short and sweet letter of n...

12 Things You Most Definitely Can't Do In A Polling Booth

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

Election day is almost upon us and we’re sure everyone is positively champing at the bit to get to the polling station on 8 June. Most people know t...

Trump Trolled By Merriam-Webster Dictionary After Claiming He Invented 19th Century Phrase

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has claimed he invented a term that has been around since the 19th century. In an interview with The Economist the President laid claim t...


Stephen Bailey | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Comedy
Stephen Bailey

I saw a video from First Dates on Twitter that said "a good date means being comfortable enough to be yourself" and as I'm sat here with a Dominos for...

Corbyn-Bashing Front Pages Suffer Major Irony Fail

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK

Labour’s prematurely leaked General Election manifesto is unsurprisingly Thursday’s front page news. Tomorrow's front page: Corbyn will nationali...

Kellyanne Conway Gives Masterclass In Awkward Deflection Trying To Defend Trump

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK

It’s rare that you can watch a political interview with the sound off and still get the gist of what’s being said but Anderson Cooper’s facial c...

Comedian Pranks Jeremy Corbyn By Ringing Up Pretending To Be Stormzy

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK

A prankster pretended to be Stormzy on the phone and managed to be put through to Jeremy Corbyn. Doing his best impression of the grime artist, comedi...

There's A Bizarre New Twist In The 'Man Who Lost £500 Marine Le Pen Bet' Story

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK

Earlier this week the story of a supposedly enraged Brexiteer pleading with Ladbrokes to refund a £500 bet on Marine Le Pen winning the French electi...

The New York Times Is Doing 'Brexit Tours Of Britain' - Here's How To Do It Properly

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Comedy

The New York Times has announced a $6,000 tour package showing the highlights of Brexit Britain. In order to get a flavour of the UK in these tumultuo...

Oh Frig, I'm 50!

Richard Herring | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Comedy
Richard Herring

It was over 14 years ago when I first got involved with Scope. I was in my thirties and I ran the London Marathon for them. It took me four hours, 17 ...

Brothers Switch Photo In Stairway To Kim Jong-Un, Their Mum Doesn't Even Notice

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Two brothers played the ultimate practical joke on their mum and then witnessed it backfire spectacularly when she failed to even notice what they’d...