Jeremy Clarkson

9 People Who Still Think Casual Racism Is OK In 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK

Warning: this article contains graphic racial slurs, because otherwise it would just be full of stars. When one of Ukip's candidates had to stand d...

What Pro-EU Politicians Could Learn From Jeremy Clarkson

Stuart Brown | Posted 14.12.2014 | UK Politics
Stuart Brown

If David Cameron is serious about reducing red tape then there are no better allies than his partners in the EU's institutions. Instead of viewing EU legislation as a costly inconvenience, we'd be better served by seeing it as one of the best mechanisms we have available for making Europe a more streamlined and competitive place.

Did Top Gear Team Plan Fiery Ending To Argentina Special?

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.12.2014 | UK

Fresh reports about the BBC's controversial Top Gear Argentina special have claimed the production crew wanted to burn the presenter's sports cars for...

Celebrity Impressions: Do They Know It's Narcissism?

Darren Altman | Posted 23.11.2014 | UK Comedy
Darren Altman

But what song? Something poignant, like a Johnny Cash ballad? Joni Mitchell? The articulate lyrics of Sting? No, sod that! I chose the Kylie Classic I Should Be So Lucky.

Jeremy Clarkson Claims Hacking Is Behind Latest Twitter Outrage

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has claimed that hacking is behind the "slope" joke made earlier from his Twitter account, the same racist jibe that got him in troubl...

BBC Defends Clarkson, Concerned By 'Violence Towards Him'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jeremy Clarkson is at the centre of a war of words between a BBC Chief and the Argentine ambassador. After ambassador Alicia Castro called Clarkso...

Clarkson Branded A 'Bloody Idiot' Over Beer Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson is under fire yet again after being accused by anti-drink driving charities of being a "total and utter idiot" for suggesting he was d...

Top Gear Number Plate Row Just Shifted Gear

AP/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK

Argentina's ambassador to Britain on Tuesday demanded an apology from the BBC over an ill-fated trip by car show "Top Gear" to the South American coun...

Jeremy Clarkson Just Got Something He Hasn't Had In 30 Years...

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson is to receive points on his driving licence after being caught speeding, he has admitted. The Top Gear presenter said he was caught...

Now Top Gear Could Face Wrath Of Argentina's War Veterans

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK

Already under-fire Top Gear could be about to face its most fearsome adversary yet over the Falklands row - a group of very angry war veterans. In ...

This New Top Gear Number Plate Discovery Is Going To Be Tough For Clarkson To Explain...

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

As if Jeremy Clarkson wasn't in enough trouble already, now the Top Gear presenter is at the centre of a fresh Falklands row after a second set of num...

Eat Your Heart Out, Bert And Ernie

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

As unlikely bedfellows go, Jeremy Clarkson under the sheets with Heston Blumenthal is certainly up there. Is #WakeUpCall The New #IceBucketChalleng...

Argentinians 'Conspired To Arrest Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear Crew'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has claimed Argentinian officials tried to arrest members of Top Gear’s film crew amid allegations they deliberately stoked tensions...

Top Gear's '13 Million To One' Argentina Row Excuse Leaving Many Unconvinced

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Argentinians 'Conspired To Arrest Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear Crew' Jeremy Clarkson's insistence that Top Gear did "nothing wrong" and did n...

Clarkson 'Hid Under The Bed' From Raging Argentines

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jeremy Clarkson has revealed how he and his fellow 'Top Gear' presenters were forced to hide under their hotel beds, as their hotel was surrounded by ...

Jeremy Clarkson Breaks Silence Over 'Terrifying' Argentina Falklands War Row

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has described the moment the Top Gear cast and crew were attacked by an angry crowd in Argentina as "the most terrifying thing I've ev...

Clarkson's Number Plate Fail 'Forces Top Gear Out Of Argentina'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jeremy Clarkson has been in hot water again but, for once, it does look as though it was entirely unintentional. The 'Top Gear' presenter was film...

Jeremy Clarkson 'Drove Through Argentina With A Falklands War Number Plate'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has stirred controversy in Argentina by driving through the country in a Porsche with a number plate interpreted to reference the 1982...

Jeremy 'Promises Best Behaviour' While Filming Abroad

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jeremy Clarkson has reportedly been warned by ‘Top Gear’ producers to be on his best behaviour while the show films its Christmas special in Argen...

'Unless I'm Eaten By Wild Dogs I'll Be Back Hosting 'Top Gear''

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jeremy Clarkson has panned reports that his days as the host of ‘Top Gear’ could be numbered, insisting that he’s not going anywhere when the se...

'I'm Not Replacing Clarkson As Top Gear Host,' DJ Says

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Radio 2 DJ Chris Evans has denied rumours he will replace controversial Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson if his contract is not renewed, saying this is "...

Jeremy Clarkson Gets Soaked In Ice Bucket Challenge

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

If anything was going to get Jeremy Clarkson to voluntarily embarrass himself online, it was going to be the prospect of getting one over on Piers Mor...

'Jeremy Clarkson Sees No Problem With His Language'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jeremy Clarkson “doesn’t see a problem” with the language used in episodes of ‘Top Gear’ which has been described as “racist” by some vi...

Have You Heard the One About Free Speech...?

John Roberts | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Comedy
John Roberts

On Wednesday 13 August 2014, I'll be giving a talk at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe about these and other related issues on the connection between free speech, humour and the public sphere as part of the Beyond a Joke? Comedy, Culture and the Public discussion series.

Jeremy Clarkson 'In Line For £12 Million BBC Deal'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Top Gear’ presenter Jeremy Clarkson is set to sign a new £12 million deal with the BBC, according to new reports. The controversial presente...