Frankie Boyle

Frankie Boyle Lashes Out At 'Psychopathic Autopilot' Response To Paris Attacks

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK

Comedian-turned-columnist Frankie Boyle has been piled with praise for an outburst censuring the international response to attacks on Paris. The co...

Frankie Boyle Just Sensationally Destroyed Theresa May's 'Snoopers' Charter'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK

Frankie Boyle has spoken out about the effects of the government's proposed investigatory powers bill by warning "all it takes is a misspelled search ...

Frankie Boyle Launches Blistering Attack On Donald Trump And Other US Presidential Candidates

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK

Never one to shy away from opining on global affairs, comedian Frankie Boyle used his Tuesday column to lambast the frontrunners in the race to succee...

Here's Why Frankie Boyle Really Has A Point On Britain's Syrian 'Bombing Addiction'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK

Frankie Boyle has described the British government's moves toward commencing airstrikes in Syria as a plan "to kill its way to a peaceful solution". ...

Stewart Lee's Assessment Of The Tories And Social Cohesion Is Utterly Brutal

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.10.2015 | UK

Stewart Lee has launched a scathing attack on the Tories, arguing that their policies are far more damaging to social cohesion than any of the factors...

Frankie Boyle Has An Utterly Brutal Assessment Of The Current State Of UK Politics

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Politics

Cutting comic Frankie Boyle has nailed this year’s party conferences in possibly his most astute column yet. In a Guardian roundup which expertl...

Frankie Boyle Delivers A Surprisingly Considered Verdict On #PigGate

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK

Comedian Frankie Boyle has delivered a surprisingly considered verdict on the pig scandal endured by David Cameron. The Prime Minister is alleged ...

Frankie Boyle Sensationally Shuts Down Corbyn's National Anthem 'Scandal'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK

Frankie Boyle has written about the scandal caused by Jeremy Corbyn's failure to sing the national anthem at a World War II memorial, quipping: "Surel...

Frankie Boyle Is Making More Sense Than Most Political Commentators (Yet Again)

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Politics

Frankie Boyle has yet again gained huge support for his potent mix of humour and astute observation of the current state of the Labour Party, with his...

Frankie Boyle's Calais Crisis Column Has *Almost* Everyone Agreeing With Him

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK

Controversial comedian Frankie Boyle has used his latest opinion column to contrast Britain’s response to the slaughter of Cecil the Zimbabwean lion...

Labour Leadership Contest - Why Can't We Vote for Hope?

Chris Tavner | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Politics
Chris Tavner

I won't be joining the Labour Party, but I am part of the wider labour movement. As such, I will be voting for Jeremy Corbyn. I will be voting for hope.

Everyone Is Agreeing With Frankie Boyle (Again) Over This Labour Rant

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

Controversial comedian Frankie Boyle has gained huge support for his latest opinion column, which suggests the Labour Party may as well be replaced by...

Protesters Call For Frankie Boyle Belfast Gig To Be Axed Over Down's Syndrome Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

There are mounting calls for Frankie Boyle to be axed as the headline act of an upcoming Belfast festival. Feile an Phobail is an annual community...

Frankie Boyle Nails This George Osborne-Game of Thrones Comparison

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK

He may not be the most likely political commentator but it seems that Frankie Boyle has just about nailed it in his latest column. As the nation di...

Frankie Boyle's Top Ten Most Controversial Worldviews

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Scottish comedian Frankie Boyle is no stranger to controversy. The former "Mock The Week" panelist has an armoury of strong views, and certainly d...

Frankie Boyle's Latest Guardian Column Is Getting A Strange Reaction

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK

Frankie Boyle is well known for his controversial comments on just about everything - but a piece written for the Guardian today seems to have just ab...

Richard Branson Has Issued A Sniffy Retort To Being Branded A 'Mad C**t' Frankie Boyle

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK

Virgin founder Richard Branson has issued a sniffy response to a less-than-flattering tweet from comedian Frankie Boyle. The billionaire businessm...

Frankie Boyle's 'Mad C**t' Tweet At Richard Branson Is Devastatingly Succinct

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Richard Branson Issues Sniffy Retort To Being Branded A 'Mad C**t' By Frankie Boyle Billionaire entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson has been i...

Six Reasons Why I'm Quitting Stand-Up Comedy

Ben Morgan | Posted 26.04.2015 | UK Comedy
Ben Morgan

Set up your own 'comedian' page on Facebook if you like, but until you are writing 'comedian' in your passport it's just a hobby. It's an expensive one too. Getting to gigs isn't cheap, and if like me you live outside of shitty London and are permanently skint it rules out a lot of opportunities.

Dissecting Misogyny in Comedy

Robyn Harris | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Robyn Harris

I'm getting pretty tired of explaining to people why rape jokes aren't funny. Instead, I have begun asking the perpetrators of such jokes why they think the jokes are funny. Desperately, I seek humour in punchlines about holding a knife to a woman's throat, about binding her with rope, about "raping that bitch".

Just When You Thought It Couldn't Get Any Nastier Between Frankie And Nigel

Huffington Post UK | Sara Nelson | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK

Frankie Boyle has sparked a new front in his bitter feud with Nigel Farage in a scathing blog for The Guardian. Boyle last week branded Farage a ...

Well How Would You Expect Nigel Farage To Respond After Being Called A C***?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK

Nigel Farage has fired back at "liberally biased" comedians after being branded a c*** by Frankie Boyle. In a fiercely worded article against the B...

Farage Takes On Frankie Boyle And Loses, Predictably

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Politics

The worlds of comedy, politics and profanity collided in spectacular fashion on Tuesday after Frankie Boyle branded Nigel Farage a c*** on Twitter. ...

Andy Murray Says 'Aye' - What Are Other Celebs Saying Re #IndyRef?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Come the hour, come every man, woman and canine participants' opinion on whether Scotland and her residents should be going it alone, or stay with the...

Is Frankie Boyle The Right Face For BBC's Scottish Referendum Show?

PA | Posted 04.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Controversial comic Frankie Boyle is to host a BBC programme analysing the Scottish referendum vote - after criticising the corporation's alleged bias...