Dapper Laughs, whose misogynistic jokes triggered a huge backlash that led to his TV show being cancelled, has complained his critics failed to “educate” him about rape and sexism. The comedian, real name Daniel O’Reilly, became popular on social media and had a brief run with an ITV2 show before he was forced to retire […]
Olly Murs – explained by science? (Picture: PA) Researchers at Cambridge University have discovered that the music you listen to reveals traits about your personality. Many of us have always suspected this to be the case, says Paul Jenkins. Empathetic people are apparently more likely to enjoy Jeff Buckley’s cover of Hallelujah, while ‘systemizers’ – […]
Sarcasm can make people three times more creative, a study has found. Don’t let people tell you that sarcasm is the lowest form of wit, because people who employ it – by saying the opposite of the truth to get a laugh or make a point – are actually brighter and more creative. Researchers from […]
Genius, true genius (Picture: <a href="https://www.reddit.com/r/funny/comments/3dkdsw/my_teenagers_refuse_to_put_their_dishes_in_the/" target="_blank">Reddit/labuzan</a>) How do you get your kids to clean up after themselves? Do you shout, get passive aggressive or just follow the example of an angry fictional CIA assassin… Posted by Reddit user labuzan, this father’s note comically reminds his children that if they do not clean up their mess, WiFi […]
On 30 September 1965, families all over the UK settled down to watch the very first episode of a new television series from the creators of Stingray. Filled with amazing models, incredible effects, and familiarly stylised puppets, that show would go on to become one of the most iconic series ever produced. And now, thanks […]
The lighting is glorious, the production values are beyond high, hats sit at a jaunty angle and the tea cups are all perfectly tinkly… so why does this much-hyped Agatha Christie adaptation ‘Partners in Crime’ feel so misplaced on a Sunday evening, with a lightness, okay I mean shallowness, more appropriate for a CBBC slot? […]
The 43-year-old rapper took to Instagram claiming that ‘I ain’t did nothing’ and stating that after this incident, he will not be returning to Sweden. He was in the country for a concert performance.
Eminem has taken aim at Caitlyn Jenner, using transphobic slurs in a freestyle rap. READ MORE: The Latest ‘I Am Cait’ Clip Is The Most Emotional Yet We’ve Seen Caitlyn’s Reality Show, And It’s Pretty Amazing Caitlyn Jenner On How She Nearly Took Her Own Life The controversial rapper spat out vile lyrics about the […]
The ‘EastEnders’ drama is set to go up a notch on Monday (27 July), as Max Branning and Ben Mitchell face further questioning over the murder of Lucy Beale. Following Max’s arrest on Friday (24 July), DCI Marsden is still trying to find out where Jake Wood’s character on the night the young businesswoman died. […]
Robin Williams’ shocking death by suicide in 2014 was mourned by many around the world, but none so much as the actor’s three children.
In case you hadn’t heard (in between details of his jaw-dropping workout preparations and his trips to Greggs for baguettes), Jake Gyllenhaal stars in ‘Southpaw’, a contemporary but classic tale of riches to rags to possible redemption for boxer Billy Hope. Billy seemingly has it all – beautiful wife and child, an all-seeing agent, and […]
If you’d ever wondered what comic book films would have looked like back in the golden era of Hollywood, wonder no more. This fab Tumblr page, ‘Hypernatural Maelstrom’, has recreated the posters for ‘Batman’, ‘Superman’ and ‘Iron Man’, placing classic silver screen legends such as Humphrey Bogart, Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn in the lead […]
She is considered the most influential female rapper of all time. He is has less sheen than a dog-eared copy of The Ragged Trouser Philanthropists. But it turns out that Nicki Minaj and the Labour leader hopeful Jeremy Corbyn have one thing in common. Both have shown this week that twitter thrives on good old […]