UK Controversy

In Defence Of Designer Vaginas

Dr Navid Jallali | Posted 13.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Navid Jallali

Interest in 'labiaplasty' has never been greater here in the UK, as more and more women seek out the most personal of all aesthetic treatments.

Why We Think James Corden Has Got It Wrong About 'Rudest Celeb Ever' Pierce Brosnan

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

James Corden has surprised many people with his bagging of urbane James Bond star Pierce Brosnan. The CBS Late Late Show host was taking part in a seg...

Take a walk in my heels and converse

Naomi Hefter | Posted 11.10.2017 | UK Comedy
Naomi Hefter

What is an aesthetically attractive female? A revealing outfit? A pretty face? A good figure? All of the above? Anyway aren't people's looks subjectiv...

Video Replays In Football: Surely It's Time?

Ross Ayling | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Sport
Ross Ayling

Over the pond, video replays are used to assist official's decisions in basketball, ice hockey and baseball. So someone please tell me why the suits over at football HQ haven't given it the green light yet? The sooner we get them in, the better and fairer the game will be.

Did CBeebies Presenter Drop The C-Bomb?

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

The C-word isn’t what you’d expect to hear as you settle down to watch TV with your little darlings, but that’s exactly what some shocked viewer...

'Corrie' Viewers Call Out Soap Over 'Racist' Line

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ writers have been accused of racism following Bank Holiday Monday’s episode. Some viewers took to Twitter when one scene saw...

Ellen Responds To Racism Accusations Over That Usain Bolt Tweet

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

Ellen DeGeneres has defended a photo she tweeted of Usain Bolt, after she was accused of racism. The US chat show host and actress shared a photoshopp...

That Moment When A Flaming Arrow Stunt Goes Horribly Wrong On Live TV

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 03.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

The ‘America’s Got Talent’ judges and US TV viewers were left shocked when one of the act’s stunts didn’t quite go to plan during Tuesday ( ...

Are We Losing the Art of Communication?

Laura Tenison MBE | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Tenison MBE

As a bank holiday treat, my son and I headed out to find some nice food and stumbled upon Inamo, a Pan-Asian restaurant in Covent Garden. You order off a tablet placed on the table, giving you a really good idea of what's to come which encouraged us to try new things we might not have risked off a simple written menu.

Zoe Ball Plays Down Kiss With THIS 22-Year-Old

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 18.12.2015 | UK Entertainment

Zoe Ball had some explaining to do to husband Norman Cook after a boozy night out in London earlier this week when she was snapped kissing a 22-year-o...

Monica Michael Slammed For 'Disrespectful' Speech During 'X Factor' Exit Show

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ contestant Monica Michael found herself at the centre of controversy after being voted off the ITV show on Sunday night. READ MORE:...

'Come Dine With Me' Contestant Banned From Every Asda In The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

A primary school teacher, who appeared on the Channel 4 show ‘Come Dine With Me’, has been exposed as a serial shoplifter. READ MORE: 'Come Di...

Don't Feed the Professional A**holes

Pat Higgins | Posted 28.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Pat Higgins

Whether we pay them by the mouse-click, pay them by the purchase of a newspaper or pay them by the phone votes on a TV talent show, we pay them nonetheless. Whether they're providing us with loathsome viewpoints, shouting at unknown singing hopefuls or just misrepresenting evidence in order to demonise a section of the population, paid assholes seem to be everywhere.

Hate Crime: Why Censors Are Right to Ban the Anti-Semitic Horror

Simon Thompson | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Simon Thompson

I'm a fan of horror, I consider myself to be pretty liberal and I would consider myself a supporter of free speech and free expression but I also think there comes a time when a line has to be drawn and we have say that something is not okay.

There's More To The Pregnant Schoolgirl Mannequins Than Meets The Eye

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's not everyday you see a pregnant schoolgirl mannequin in a shop window. But that's precisely what confronted shoppers in a Venezuelan mall earlier...

Three Balotelli Wrongs by Brendan Rodgers

Nicolas Berg | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Sport
Nicolas Berg

The Italian striker Mario Balotelli has been heavily under fire this season, and thus far the criticism peaked in the wake of Liverpool being hammered...

To Troll, or Not to Troll?

Olga Levancuka | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Tech
Olga Levancuka

Even if the trolls are posting in response to the strange and at times controversial views of Katie Hopkins and others alike, the time to challenge the trolls has come. Because the trolls who provoke and the trolls who respond are no better.

George Groves Emerged From His Epic Encounter With Carl Froch the People's Champion

John Wight | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport
John Wight

Groves told us he was going to come out, take the centre of the ring and engage with the four time world champion. No one believed him. Most believed his only chance lay in staying on the back foot and utilising his movement to avoid Froch's power, while countering.

Should Violent Video Games Face a Ban or Do We Accept the Decline of Parental Responsibility?

Mark Varley | Posted 25.12.2013 | UK Tech
Mark Varley

I propose that Rockstar take a good look at themselves and think when including such nasty sequences and questionable morals into their games, they consider the all too probable notion that kids way under the age of eighteen will be playing along happily without guidance.

Four Women Who Divide Opinion

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bostock | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

In the past year, women's rights have been firmly in the public eye. From violence on social media to education, women across the globe have spoken ou...

As IPCC Launches Landmark Study, Is the Tide Turning on Tackling Climate Change?

Andrew Hammond | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK
Andrew Hammond

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released last Friday the most comprehensive ever study on global warming. The landmark report, prepared by more than 200 scientists over two years, concludes that global temperatures could rise by up to 4.8 Celsius (8.6 Fahrenheit) by the end of this century compared to pre-industrial levels, but could potentially still be held to 0.3 C (0.5 F) with deep, speedy cuts in emissions.

Channel 4 To Air 'Date A Porn Star' TV Reality Show

PA | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK

Porn obsessives are to be given the chance to meet the women of their dreams by dating sex film stars to look at the realities of their lives for a Ch...

Is Facebook Inviting Trouble By Expanding Its Betting Operations?

Reno Charlton | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Tech
Reno Charlton

Over recent years, social networking giant Facebook has become a truly global phenomenon. Many of us now use the site on a daily basis for networking with friends, updating statuses, uploading photos, and general entertainment. However, the social network has made it clear that it wants to branch out into other areas...

What's The Most Controversial Topic On Wikipedia?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Tech

As well as being the biggest free source of information on the internet, Wikipedia is also a huge provider of controversy. Researchers from the Uni...

Jessica Biel's Use Of Shock Collar On Dog Leaves Her Under Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jessica Biel has come under criticism from animal lovers after pictures showed her using 'shocking' tactics to control her dogs. The 31-year-old ...