Michael Buerk

Strange List Of Jungle Do's And Don't's For Contestants Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

When this year’s catalogue of stars from Chris Eubank to Keiron Dyer make their way into the jungle, producers will be hoping they’ve read and abs...

Katie Hopkins' Latest Solution? 'Euthanasia Vans... With A Nice Little Tune'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Katie Hopkins has a simple solution to the problem of overcrowding in this country - "Euthanasia vans... perfectly charming." The pantomime pundit ...

Dapper Laughs, Daily Mail & Other Grovelling Apologies Of 2014

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK

Sometimes sorry seems to be the hardest word… So crooned Elton John in 1976, and it turns out he was (mostly) right. 2014 was a year of humb...

'I Thought They'd All Be Tossers'

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Michael Buerk has become the third celebrity to leave the 'I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!' jungle after coming bottom in the public vote. R...

Michael Buerk's Jungle Weight Loss Causes Concern

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 29.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Michael Buerk may be enjoying his time in the ‘I’m A Celebrity’ jungle, however his weight loss is sparking concern. READ MORE: Mel, Kend...

Michael To Quit 'I'm A Celeb'?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Michael Buerk could become the third person to leave the current series of ‘I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here’ early, according to reports. ...

'I'm A Celeb' Twist Details Revealed!

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Now that the ‘I’m A Celebrity’ campmates have safely arrived Down Under, the fun can really begin and the first twist of the series has been rev...

Two More 'I'm A Celeb' Stars Revealed?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

With the launch of this year’s ‘I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here’ inching ever closer, two more stars have been linked with a spot on this ...

BBC Moral Maze Forced Into Ironic Apology For Igniting Moral Outrage

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

BBC radio host Michael Buerk has said he was "clumsy" to criticise the woman raped by footballer Ched Evans for being drunk - on a programme which iro...

Former Newsreader Attacks 'Cringingly Inept' BBC

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK

BBC veteran Michael Buerk has launched a stinging attack on the corporation's "cringingly inept" coverage of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations....

The Olympics: Firmly in the Grip of Glorious Delusions

Michael Buerk | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Sport
Michael Buerk

The Olympic ideal is enshrined in an organising committee as self-serving and historically corrupt as any in world sport...and, believe me, that is a fierce competition. They demand the Zil lanes and the best seats which they are, apparently, too busy being lushed up to use.

Obama Promised 'Out of This Darkness a Brighter Day Will Come' - It Won't

Michael Buerk | Posted 26.09.2012 | Home
Michael Buerk

It's time we grew up and started to look at the world through adult eyes. We don't need guns, or superheroes, or, for that matter, God.

Andy Murray: Self Control Used to Be Considered a Virtue

Michael Buerk | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Sport
Michael Buerk

I have no personal animus against Andy Murray, and I dare say it is irritating not to win a tennis match, but precisely when did we turn into a nation of snivelling losers? At what point in the history of the last hundred years did the stiff upper lip start to quiver; Did it stop being shameful for a grown man to burst into tears just because he came second in a game? Did it become possible for a serial runner-up to become 'champion of our hearts' not with a bang, but a whimper?

Bewildered, Elderly Male Considers the Sensation of 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

Michael Buerk | Posted 07.09.2012 | Home
Michael Buerk

It's sad, but undeniably true, that our rubbish tells more about us than our art.

Buerk: Argentina's 'Birdbrain' President Guilty Of 'Breathtaking Hypocrisy' Over Falklands

Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Politics

Veteran BBC journalist Michael Buerk has launched a stinging attack on Argentina, accusing the South American country of "breathtaking hypocrisy" and ...