Political Humor

How to Fix Broken Britain: Some Terrible Historical Suggestions

Greg Jenner | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Comedy
Greg Jenner

We are often told that we should learn from history, but this pedagogy usually deals in only the moral lessons associated with human and civic progress. However, much like an innocent child imitating his swearing older brother, I thought it would be much more fun to compile a short list of totally useless and inappropriate lessons from history that would undo all of our good work as a society. So, here for your ironic consumption are some terrible, horrible, idiotic ideas for improving our nation...

Modern Politics: What Would King Arthur Do?

Greg Jenner | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK Comedy
Greg Jenner

They call him the "Once and Future King". Legend has it, Arthur resides in eternal sleep on the Isle of Avalon, awaiting the day when England needs his help to fight off some cruel calamity. Well, I don't know about you, but I wish he'd bloody wake up already. How many invitations does the man, need? Was he there for the struggle against Hitler, defending the skies of London from the Luftwaffe's incendiary bombs? Was he b****cks! So much for specialising in repelling German invaders... and what about the credit crisis - arguably the worst financial disaster in modern history - did we see any wise fiscal solutions from the legendary Dark Age king then? No, we bloody didn't - just hour after hour of Robert Peston frowning at plummeting graphs.

WATCH: 'I'm Doing It!' Stephen Colbert Announces Presidential Run

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.01.2012 | UK Comedy

American comedian Stephen Colbert is officially investigating a run for President - or at least a run for President during the South Carolina primary....

The Gaddafi Family Around World: Pictures with the Rich, Famous And Powerful

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2011 | UK

Anna Kournikova, 50 Cent, Harvey Weinstein... The Gaddafi's 'Little Black Book' was certainly eclectic. Scroll through to see the the colonel and fami...