The Most Hilarious Basketball Fails Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK Sport

Sometimes you need to think before you dunk, and this video proves it. That rickety old hoop in the local park might not be as strong at the ones y...

Girl Moans About Starting New Job On Twitter, Gets Fired Before She Even Starts Work

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

You know the feeling, you're young and getting a job so you can make a bit of money to splash, but you're not too keen on the job. You're not looking ...

Everything About This Daily Mail Headline Is So Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The award for most sexist, ironic and completely ill-conceived headline goes to... *Drum roll please* The Daily Mail! For their excellent co...

Raining Clouds of Pain: 2014's Top Five Cloud Fails

Roger Keenan | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Tech
Roger Keenan

Cloud-based services are popping up every day and although they offer a plethora of advantages, the data centres behind them aren't immune to failure.

Why Are We So Afraid of Failure as UK Entrepreneurs?

Michelle Wright | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK
Michelle Wright

I've been thinking a lot about failure recently. Over the years, I shudder to think about how much time I have wasted worrying about whether I have failed a test or haven't done 'well enough'. And when I did fail something, like my first driving test for example, it undoubtedly only served to make me a better driver in the end. The angst of worrying about the failure was pointless...

Man Fakes His Own Kidnap To Get Out Of Seeing His Girlfriend. Ends Badly

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In the most hilarious relationship news ever, a man has faked his own kidnapping to get out of seeing his girlfriend. And then he got arrested for it....

Accepting a Lift From a Stranger

Trevor Holland | Posted 11.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Trevor Holland

What are the rules for men, when it comes to accepting a lift from a stranger? Women and children are forever being reminded of their particular obligations but what about us men? Here, I explore this very issue and attack it head-on, by sharing my story of what happened to me when I recently accepted a lift from a stranger.

How To Improvise A Dress From Duct Tape And Other Life Lessons Nobody Ever Taught You

The Huffington Post Uk | Lottie Oram | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Comedy

In life, the really important lessons we all need to learn are often passed down to us by relatives, friends and people who are just generally wiser t...

WATCH: Funniest Game Show Answers Of All Time

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

From 'Family Fortunes' to 'Wheel Of Fortune', TV game shows really do shed a light on humans... in all our flawed glory. So why not click play, sit...

WATCH: This Wasn't A Good Idea

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Comedy

This video apparently hails from Canada. Clearly, in Canada things can get a bit dull. So Canadians have to do things like Trying To Jump A Jeep Ov...

The Perils of the London Bus Commute

Danielle Warren | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Danielle Warren

Getting on a bus in Doncaster was always painful, but that was largely due to the fourteen year olds shouting from the back seat of the bus and scaring me to ever venture past the seats for the elderly or disabled. There are much bigger worries for the London bus traveller...

Bad Day At The Office For Beyonce?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Not photoshopped. Not airbrushed in any way at all. We can assure you that this picture has had absolutely nothing done to it (as far as we know) on i...

WATCH: Epic Spider-Killing FAIL

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Firstly, let us say: this video is perfectly safe to watch if you don't like spiders. In fact, if you don't like spiders, you'll probably LOVE this...

Why High Heels, Alcohol And Escalators Don't Mix

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Alcohol and public transport don't usually mix well - especially for one high-heeled young woman at Euston station. Christmas party-goers are being...

WATCH: Trust Fall Fail

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Look, we all get a bit bored when there's not much on TV over Christmas. But a word to the wise: don't be tempted to break up the monotony by rallying...

WATCH: The Most Satisfying Four-Second Clip On YouTube

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Got four seconds to spare? Of course you have or you wouldn't be reading this utterly pointless sentence, would you? Anyway, do watch the deeply sa...

WATCH: September's Biggest Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Yes, it's that time again, folks! Welcome to our toe-curling, stomach-churning, jaw-dropping collection of September's biggest fails - courtesy of the...

WATCH: Basketball Fan Can't Put His Tent Up

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.09.2012 | UK Comedy

We know what you're thinking. Why are we showing you a time-lapse video of lots of excitable Kentucky Wildcats basketball fans setting up camp to queu...

WATCH: A Novel Way Of Transporting Planks Of Wood

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Why hire a truck when you can just shove huge planks of wood through your car's backseat windows, eh? A bemused driver spotted this unusual transp...

WATCH: Angela Merkel Accidentally Given Hitler Moustache

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Comedy

It's a phrase we never thought we'd type, but here we are, typing it: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has accidentally been given a Hitler moustache. ...

WATCH: The Ultimate Collection of Sand-Eating Faceplants

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Watching fail compilations is a tricky business. Not as tricky as somersaulting off a pier, sure, but tricky nonetheless - and yet this 'Sandplant sup...

WATCH: 16 Classic News Reporter Fails

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Comedy

In Britain, we call them gaffes. In America, they call them bloopers. As for the internet... well, the internet calls them fails, because, you know, t...

WATCH: Wedding Party Falls Into Lake

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Next time you're down at Gun Lake in Shelbyville, Michigan, be sure to double check the dock there before you walk on it - after all, we don't want yo...

WATCH: How To Land A Plane Really Rather Badly

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Comedy

YouTube has taught us how not to swan dive into the snow and how not to ride a scooter before, but how not to land a plane? How does that work? We...

WATCH: Woman Walks Into A Glass Door, Reporter Falls Into A Fountain

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Huffington Post UK Comedy's sister site, Urlesque, does sterling work each and every day gathering up fails from all over the internet. In this, t...