Humor

iranian

Exclusive: the Iranian cultural sites Trump will bomb

January 7, 2020 5:33 pm

The Imam Reza shrine has been moved up the US target list and is now just ahead of the Whole Foods Market in the Grand Bazaar of Tehran

gervais

Finally, Gervais said something I agree with

January 6, 2020 10:10 am

I whole-heartedly supported his decision to omit tributes to the deaths of white people until more actors of color are included

headlines

Headlines of the coming year

December 31, 2019 7:10 am

Trump Tweet Hints At Displeasure With Lawyer ‘Rudy Is A Great Guy But He Is Making Trump Look Evil And Should Stop Going On TV NOW!!!’

personal growth

The Spectator USA guide to personal growth

December 29, 2019 7:06 am

The internet is awash with advice and inspiration for optimizing your health, productivity and happiness

ricky gervais

Comedy in the era of Twitter outrage: an interview with Ricky Gervais

December 27, 2019 6:17 am

The comedian on why he will never apologize for his jokes

impeachment process

The impeachment process we deserve

December 21, 2019 1:54 pm

The gavel will fall. Trump will remain in office. Democrats will mourn. Pollsters will poll and 2020 will be a nasty, nasty election

terf rowling

J.K. Rowling is a TERF!

December 19, 2019 1:13 pm

The thought that I will no longer be welcome in a fictional school for wizards has destroyed me

sebastian gorka

Christmas greatness: a Yuletide sermon

December 18, 2019 1:47 pm

Christmas is under attack. It has to be defended

nativity

Godfrey Elfwick’s Nativity drama

December 18, 2019 7:54 am

I’m dreaming of a woke Chr*stm*s

christmas alone

The joy of spending Christmas alone

December 16, 2019 8:40 am

I learned it’s frowned upon to say things like Christmas carols make me want to blow my brains out

jameela jamil

Jameela Jamil is the sassy pro-choice voice we need

December 11, 2019 2:08 pm

I honestly cannot fangirl her enough

aladdin

Disney wants A Whole White World

December 7, 2019 11:58 am

These white supremacists certainly like to play the long game

lawn darts

Digby Dent on lawn darts in winter

December 7, 2019 10:59 am

Taking a doughy-handed son of privilege and making him clubbable doesn’t happen by magic

yaniv

Leave Jessica Yaniv alone

December 4, 2019 12:49 pm

I mostly blame Ricky Gervais for the hate this brave woman is having to fight against every day

wine brie

They may take our wine, but they’ll never take our brie-dom

December 4, 2019 8:19 am

Mr Trump, tear down this tariff

pandas

America should kidnap pandas to end the trade war

December 3, 2019 10:40 am

The downsides are low

black friday

Black Friday is racist

November 28, 2019 9:09 am

Calling it White Friday is also racist

black

My morning with Black Lives Matter UK

November 23, 2019 7:49 am

By the time I was 12, I was listening to Bob Marley while memorizing Dr King

sacha baron cohen

When a comedian is pro-censorship, I start finding them funny

November 22, 2019 5:31 pm

Now I know that Sacha Baron Cohen is woke as fuck, I shall endeavor to watch his work

founding fathers

The Founding Fathers’ focus group on impeachment, 1787

November 20, 2019 12:46 pm

What if we really, really don’t like the president? What do you think about that as a reason for giving him the heave-ho?

transracial

Finally, the transracial community are gaining recognition

November 18, 2019 1:47 pm

All thanks to a British higher education union

boomer

‘OK boomer’ is the most important meme of my generation

November 13, 2019 11:01 am

It works in a similar way to a can of mace or a rape whistle

mumsnet trans women

Why do trans women like me keep getting ghosted?

November 6, 2019 9:31 am

I asked Mumsnet

ricky gervais

Ricky Gervais’s humor is a bullying extortion racket

November 1, 2019 1:00 pm

A trans woman being refused ball-waxing is no laughing matter

halloween

Halloween costume ‘do’s and ‘don’t’s

October 23, 2019 11:36 am

Don’t dress as an animal...unless you are a member of the noble Furry community