Commentator and stand-up comedian Mark Steel has presented several radio and television programmes, and appeared on Have I Got News for You and Never Mind the Buzzcocks. In 2006 he published 'Vive La Revolution: A Stand-up History of the French Revolution', and in 2000 stood as a candidate in the London Assembly elections.
27 November 2012 10:21 PM
In the idiotic claims they make about welfare claimants, the likes of Grant Shapps and George Osborne reveal how completely out of touch they are
20 November 2012 06:55 PM
On one side you've got three generations of a family wiped out. On the other, a woman's got to ring Autoglass. And we act like this is battle whose fate is in the balance
06 November 2012 06:22 PM
David Cameron must believe the best weapon he has against the world's despots and dictators is love. And arms deals
30 October 2012 06:55 PM
The police don't seem keen on these elections for police commissioners. Understandable, since they are scandal-free and completely beyond reproach
17 October 2012 06:50 PM
Goodness Gracious Me has a title similar to one of Savile’s catchphrases. Why has no one at the BBC destroyed all copies of the tainted show from their archives?
09 October 2012 06:06 PM
Mainly because we forgive anyone and anything if they do a bit of work for charity
02 October 2012 06:52 PM
On why, as jobs go, Marxist historian isn’t often suggested by career advisers at school
25 September 2012 06:24 PM
If Clegg was really sorry about trebling tuition fees, he’d smash up his own office in protest, then apologise for allowing the movement to be taken over by militants.
18 September 2012 07:14 PM
Is Romney even that enthusiastic about becoming president? Or maybe he just doesn't realise you need over 50 per cent to win.
12 September 2012 12:00 AM
If only Union bosses weren't constantly apologising, more people would take notice of them. I hope you're listening, Brendan Barber and the TUC Congress
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- 2 Christmas comes early: Justin Bieber is 'retiring from music'
- 3 Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
- 4 Cycle death inquest: Boyfriend hugs driver of 32 tonne tipper truck that killed his girlfriend
- 5 Burglar steals video tapes of child abuse, hands them into police