UK Comedy

Bad Lip Reading Has Taken On The US Presidential Debate And It's Their Best Yet

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Comedy

Everyone’s favourite twisters of reality, Bad Lip Reading, are back and this time they’ve taken aim at the first US presidential debate. Hillary C...

Trump And Clinton Duetting To 'Time Of My Life' Was Inevitable And As Funny As You'd Hope

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Comedy

Arguably the greatest thing to come out of the most recent US presidential debate wasn’t policy, insults or searching questions from inquisitive aud...

The Best Of #MuslimsReportStuff, Possibly The Funniest Trump-Trolling To Date

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK Comedy

During Sunday night’s US presidential debate, Donald Trump called on Muslims to report “hatred” and “problems”, “when they see them”. Un...

Nigel Farage Compared Donald Trump To An Animal With A 1.5 Inch Penis

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK

Nigel Farage has praised Donald Trump’s presidential debate performance by likening him to a silverback gorilla. In the spin room, Nigel Farrage ju...

Indisputable Proof It's OK For Brits To Laugh At Foreigners

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 08.10.2016 | UK

Three comedians have claimed the British stand-up scene would be “just a load of boring white people making jokes” if the UK had less immigration....

Jeremy Hunt Got An Absolute Roasting On Have I Got News For You

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Comedy

Have I Got News For You is back. And in fine form as Nick Clegg reminded everyone he existed by being genuinely hilarious in an endearingly self-depre...

7 People Who Definitely Won't Win The Nobel Peace Prize

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Comedy

Malala Yousafzai, Barack Obama, Médecins Sans Frontières - the list of the 129 winners of the Nobel Peace Prize dating back to 1901 contains some p...

Art And Music Collide For Winning Performance At Funny Women Awards

Lynne Parker | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK Comedy
Lynne Parker

Last week a charming young woman with a name tailor-made for comedy nuances picked up her guitar and sung her way to victory in the stage category of our 14th Funny Women Awards.

12 Incessant Myths About The Great Plague EXPOSED!

Dale Shaw | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK
Dale Shaw

Just like the grand old disease itself, the Great Plague of 1665 is riddled with painful, blotchy mistruths and phlegmy, boil-smattered rumours that have left it overwhelmingly disfigured, lacklustre and dispirited. We're here to clear up just a few of the myths that have hindered this well-regarded pandemic and set the bubonic (and to a lesser extent pneumonic) record straight.

Manchester Police Twitter Account Is Getting Massively Trolled Over This Bizarre New Campaign

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

A campaign poster by Greater Manchester Police (GMP) has left thousands of people bewildered. The force posted a graphic with the words “What’s s...

24 Hours In A Britain With No Foreign-Born Workers

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK

How many foreign-born workers are there in the UK and what do they do? The Huffington Post UK has imagined 24 hours in a Britain where there are none....

Your Handy Divorce-Style Guide To Brexit

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Comedy

A date for Brexit has finally been set! Well sort of. Theresa May said last week the triggering of article Article 50 would be by the end of March nex...

Michael Gove Reveals Favourite TV Show, Makes People Dislike Him Even More

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 04.10.2016 | UK

Michael Gove has kept a low profile since his back-stabbing Brexit debacle and subsequent sacking as justice secretary, temporarily signing off from T...

The Rise And Rise Of Online Pranking

Pete Strauss | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Pete Strauss

Where Trigger differs from the current crop of online pranksters (aside from the surreal tone and social commentary) is in its humanity. Many online pranksters deal exclusively in shock value, often engineering pranks at the victim's expense. Pranks are conceived with the express intention of angering people and courting publicity.

How About We Don't Kick it Old (Grammar) School?

Matt Hutchinson | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Politics
Matt Hutchinson

In essence I'm saying that we can't offer the middle classes any more opportunity to seek refuge in segregated schools. This is because among even the most liberal of us, there are those who probably can't be trusted not to pounce on it. Instead it might be an idea to try and make comprehensive schools into places they won't dessert en masse given half the chance.

Pop Culture And Politics: Exclusive Interview With Goldie Lookin' Chain

Rachel Loughran | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Rachel Loughran

It might be all over for Brangelina but pop culture and politics is the power couple that's here to stay. It is perhaps a headline more suited to tab...

How To Stalk Your Tinder Match

Eleanor Conway | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Eleanor Conway

Matched with someone on Tinder and want to scope them out before committing to weeks of Tinder admin and a disappointing date? Here I lay it down on the most effective ways to stalk a Tinder match... You're welcome!

Ode To A Prawn

Ann French | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Ann French

Anyone who has had the pleasure of meeting my Father will know he is a legend. Now I know most people say that about their Dad but mine is truely exce...

Celebs at Home: The Edge

Andy Bush | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Andy Bush

Do you ever wonder if the kitchen's of the rich and famous are as messy and disorganised as ours? Does Elton John's grill perennially smoke up when he's got bacon on? Does Keith Richards curse when taking the bin out because Mick Jagger has gone and bought the cheap bin bags again? In this picture I explore the possibility of whether U2's The Edge has a messy 'odds and sods' drawer like most of us all do.

There's A Mashup Video Of Jeremy Corbyn Singing 'Another One Bites The Dust' And It's Excellent

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 25.09.2016 | UK Comedy

This... There isn’t really any need to say anything more than that - how can you top a video mashup of Jeremy Corbyn singing Queen’s ‘An...

People Are Freaking Out About This 300-Year-Old Corpse 'Opening Its Eyes'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 25.09.2016 | UK

A video appearing to show the 300-year-old corpse of a young girl opening its eyes has got people just a little bit weirded out. According to legend, ...

This Awkward BBC News Clip Perfectly Sums Up The Mood Of Owen Smith Supporters

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

Despite the Labour leadership victory widely tipped to be a victory for Jeremy Corbyn almost from the get go, Owen Smith and his followers were still ...

15 Jubilant Owen Smith Fans Celebrating After Jeremy Corbyn's Victory

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn has been re-elected Labour leader winning 61.8% of the vote, soundly beating rival Owen Smith. Undeterred, those who hoped for a differe...

A Fan Favourite Is Being Removed From Quality Street And People Are Really Outraged

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Comedy

Brace yourselves, chocolate fans - Nestle has been doing some fiddling and they’ve decided to switch out one of the sweets from Quality Street boxes...

People Think 'Stranger Things' And 'Parks & Rec' Are Connected Because Of These Two Characters

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Comedy

Warning: There’s a tiny little ‘Stranger Things’ spoiler in the video Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ is undoubtedly every bingewatch...