2015's Best Christmas Cracker Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Comedy

Finally, the year's most anticipated announcement is here - UK Gold's list of the 10 best Christmas jokes. The winner was Twitter user delshout1, w...

There's a Line Between Humour and Insult - These Coffee Shops Have Crossed It

Morwenna Jones | Posted 12.11.2016 | UK
Morwenna Jones

Sadly, both Fuck0ffee and Bricklane Coffee, appear to have misunderstood the time-old saying that "any publicity is good publicity" and, in doing so, to have missed a very simple truth: If you want to stand out in London's over-saturated independent coffee market, insulting 52% of the population isn't the best way to go about it. It's bad marketing, bad PR and, worst of all? It's not even funny.

Top 10 Funniest Jokes Of The Edinburgh Fringe Announced

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Comedy

Finally, the moment we've been waiting for since last August - the funniest jokes of the Edinburgh Fringe! This year's best one-liner award went to Da...

Brands Trying To Be Funny For #InternationalJokeDay

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Comedy

It's International Joke Day! People have spent the day tweeting jokes, from the hilarious to the downright terrible. Now some brands have jumped on th...

Radio 1 Is Chris Morris' Biggest Joke Ever

Gareth Ellis | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Gareth Ellis

The genius behind this massive endeavour is Chris Morris, who orchestrated it all from his lavish secret office under BBC Broadcasting House.

In Defence of Rape Jokes

John Fleming | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

If rape jokes are to be banned, why not also ban murder jokes, incest jokes, adultery jokes and jokes about travelling salesmen, mothers in law and rabbits? All were certainly offensive to the ears of pre-War BBC Radio. It is a short and slippery slope from banning jokes to burning books.

WATCH: '10 Bets You Will Never Lose'? You Better Believe It...

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Richard Wiseman is a scientist, a thinker, a practical joker. You can tell because of the books he's written - Quirkology, 59 Seconds: Think A Little,...

WATCH: 'Old Jews Telling Jokes' Returns!

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Fancy a laugh? Well, you can't go wrong heading over to, which boasts - would you beleive it - several old Jews telling jokes....

WATCH: Jean Dujardin Tries To Sell You Cigarettes In His Latest Funny Or Die Skit

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Comedy

It may only be 44 seconds long, but Jean Dujardin's second Funny Or Die video is an absolute delight - though it may make you want to light up. Su...

WATCH: Have You Seen Who Keeps Stealing This Man's Food?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Don't you just hate it when one of your housemates nicks your food? You innocently leave some biscuits out in the lounge, and in the morning, they're ...

WATCH: Kermit And Miss Piggy Get Last Laugh In Fox News Communism Fight

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Back in December last year, the Fox Business Network over in the US accused The Muppets of being communist. Needless to say, this bizarre allegation w...

WATCH: Barack Obama Tells Terrible 'Spilt Milk' Joke

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever heard a joke so bad, even the joke-teller's other half winces? If you haven't, prepare to experience it for the first time with this, Barack Obam...

WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel Pranks Kids With Bad Christmas Presents

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Cruelty, thy name is Jimmy Kimmel - or maybe that's a little harsh on the American late night talk show host. Then again, he has been orchestratin...

WATCH: Intern Endures On-Air Local TV News Joke

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Seeing news presenters let their hair down and act like regular human beings is always an enjoyable experience - when they're taking the mick out of p...

WATCH: Russian Travel Website Advert Shows Russian President Groping Women

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 22.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Here's a clever way of taking the mick out of your country's leader and advertising your website at the same time: greenscreening Dmitry Medvedev's he...

What If 'Jaws' Was A Disney Movie? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Ever seen Andre? Or Free Willy? Or Dolphin Tale? The thing is, if you've seen one, you've seen them all. Think about it: there's a cute critter in ...

Meet Bizzle, The 'Man With Dog's Head' Who Likes Eating Cheese Crackers (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Comedy

The Vaudeville-era gag of swapping out an animal's head for your own is nothing new, but this recent clip of a dog called "Bizzle" eating a snack with...