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Richard Dawkins' Tweets Remind Us Of 9 Other Dumb Comments Made By Men About Rape

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK

Richard Dawkins has stirred fury by claiming some types of rape are “worse” than others. The prominent atheist and author thus joins a dubiou...

'Bible-Banging Hunk Of Whimsy'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK

Rick Santorum, the failed Republican presidential candidate who once pronounced Hollywood "the devil's playground", has now failed at something else, ...

Who Are Urban Outfitters?

Harriet Williamson | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Harriet Williamson

I've always hate a love/hate relationship with Urban Outfitters, caught between my adoration for their clothes and my disapproval for the controversies they seem so adept at racking up. They might be known for their hipster beanies and shoes with crazy platforms, but who are Urban Outfitters? Who are they really selling to? And what makes them popular?

You Go Girl! - Obama Win Is a Relief for Women, Including Us Brits

Rebecca Myers | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Politics
Rebecca Myers

Women of America, you have totally, utterly inspired me. Between bandaging my fingernails and sighing a huge sigh of relief, I can only think to say: you really really do go, girls.

WATCH: Rick Santorum Says 'Smart People' Will Never Be On His Side

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Aha! We think we may have found further undeniable evidence that former US Presidential candidate Rick Santorum is, in fact, the world's biggest berk....

Can Romney Beat Obama in November and be the Next President of the United States?

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Politics
Gareth Edmundson

No.But since you asked, and for those of you are not that interested but want to sound like you have been reading the Washington Post everyday, then here is a summary as to why he wont win in ten easy steps...

Santorum Quits US Presidential Campaign

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.04.2012 | Home

Rick Santorum has announced that he is suspending his presidential campaign, all but putting an end to the Republican primary with rival Mitt Romney n...

What 'N Word' Did Rick Santorum Almost Call Obama?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Politics

US Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum has been caught in a potentially embarrassing verbal slip-up. In a clip uploaded on Thursday and...

Washington Notebook: The Republican Ragged Race to Tampa

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

The Republican four man presidential nomination 'food fight' has come to an end with Rick Santorum's latest impressive wins. 'Rocky' Santorum has managed to muscle this Republican primary bout into a two man slugfest.

'The Only Way Is Sex': This Week's News Stories As Reality TV Shows

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 17.03.2012 | UK Comedy

There used to be a time when reality television actually seemed, well, fairly real. But now it's all about fake set-ups, fake rows and fake boobs. And...

The Republican Primaries are Identical to the TV Show The Biggest Loser

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 12.05.2012 | UK Politics
Gareth Edmundson

It occurred to me the other day that the Republican Primaries have become identical to the TV show The Biggest Loser. At the start of the Biggest Loser, fat people stand in front of their friends and family, announce they want to lose weight and then troop off to do something about it.

The Funniest Jokes Of The Week (As Told On Twitter)

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Well, as some very funny people once said, that was the week that was. The week of the new iPad Twelfty. The week of Vladimir Putin's shock victory...

Bookies Halve Odds Of Palin Mounting A Late White House Bid

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Politics

Rumours are circulating in the US that Republican firebrand Sarah Palin could be about to mount a late bid for the White House. Bookmakers William ...

Limbaugh v Fluke Reminds Us the UK Contraception Battle Isn't Over

Coco Khan | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Coco Khan

On the other side of the Atlantic, the contraceptive pill is hot topic. This has been sparked by the world's greatest living PR disaster, Rush-'nought to bigot in 30 secs'- Limbaugh calling student Sandra Fluke a 'slut' for her campaign to have medical insurance cover the cost of the pill.

Who Said It: Cardinal Keith O'Brien Or Rick Santorum? (QUIZ)

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Comedy

The leader of the Catholic Church in Scotland, Cardinal Keith O'Brien, has caused a storm over his remarks in the Sunday Telegraph - and on Radio 4's ...

Government Favouring of Christianity Risks Causing Dangerous Rifts in Society

Terry Sanderson | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK Politics
Terry Sanderson

Why is the coalition government increasingly embracing the policy of the US Republicans of appropriating religion for political purposes? It's not even as though it works very well for the GOP. In fact, Rick Santorum's present display of religious zealotry must surely be ensuring another term for Obama.

America, Forget Politics, Choose your President Based on Their Merchandise

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Politics
Gareth Edmundson

The merits of Obamacare, how to fix the economy, taxing the super rich, cutting the deficit, balancing the budget. Let's face it does anyone really listen to what the candidates are saying on these issues anymore? The Republicans hate Obama but right now they hate each other too and without a front runner, all of the candidates and issues are just turning into one homogenous political advert of bitterness and hate.

The Republican Primary: Are We Better Off Now Than We Were Four Years Ago?

The Cambridge Union Society | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK Politics
The Cambridge Union Society

If there is one hard and fast rule about this year's primary, it's this: there are no hard and fast rules. In fact, as the 2012 Republican primary progresses, it increasingly resembles the 2008 Democrat primary.

The Grand Old Party in Crisis

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

The GOP or Grand Old Party is trying to re-invent itself by combining the Tea Party Movement, the Libertarians, the Religious Right and the establishment wing of the party into one big "Happy Family".

See The Funniest Picture Captions Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Once again, it's time for us to round up - nay, 'wrangle' - the funniest picture captions that our dear Twitter followers came up with this week. L...

Florida, the GOP Nomination Race, and the Cuban Embargo

Manuel Barcia | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Politics
Manuel Barcia

Over the past months we have seen the main candidates to the GOP nomination in the United States racing towards the ultimate price, the chance of challenging Barack Obama in the presidential elections to be held later on in November this year.

Guess What Folks? - This Could Be It

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

As the first Republican presidential candidate -- except for a sitting president -- to sweep both Iowa and New Hampshire, Mitt Romney seems poised to capture South Carolina this Saturday and go on to win the nomination of his party.

The Real Villain of the GOP Race is the President Himself (Part Two)

Scott Hill | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Politics
Scott Hill

The right are too segmented and the left continues to sit back silently, absorbing all the false promises and deceitful acts. If the Republican's want an irrational, trigger-happy right-winger in the White House they would do well to stick with what they currently have.

The Real Villain of the GOP Race is the President Himself

Scott Hill | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Politics
Scott Hill

In the somewhat irrelevant, mundane and over-long run-up to November's presidential election much of the media spotlight has been on the talents - or rather, lack of - within the GOP ranks.

New Hampshire - The Battle for the Soul of the Republican Party

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

As I head off to New Hampshire for the Primary which is on Tuesday, one thing is clear - the battle for the soul of the Republican Party continues.