The human capacity to carry on loving rang through the hour
When I watch Girls, I want to shake them hard and shout "bloody grow up"
Dieudonné is currently under investigation for fraudulent bankruptcy
Shearsmith suggests new series would be with different characters
Viewers complained the comedian's strong opinions were not challenged
The West Brom striker made the gesture, which some view as anti-Semitic, against West Ham
The comedian says he is 'overwhelmingly excited' about the show
Manuel Valls accused Dieudonne M'bala M'bala of trying to bankrupt himself to avoid the charges
Veteran French striker scores twice on comeback but FA will look into allegations
Footballer Nicolas Anelka has become embroiled in the row over an anti-Semitic comedian’s controversial hand gestures
Anelka made the alleged anti-Semitic salute following his first goal in the 3-3 draw with West Ham
Anelka bagged his first goal for West Brom since joining in the summer but has become embroiled in a racism row after an alleged anti-Semitic celebration
Mike Naylor, aka Monkey Liar, defeats tall tales of 11 fibbers to claim £25 prize
It was Super Monday this week – the comedy industry's equivalent to Super Thursday, when publishers flood the bookshops with celebrity memoirs and other sure-sellers for the festive market. So on Monday DVDs by Miranda Hart, Reginald D Hunter, Micky Flanagan, Jack Dee, Eddie Izzard, Jimmy Carr, Bill Bailey, Seann Walsh, Keith Lemon and others hit the shelves.
His brother said he had received a letter from the comedian in 1999
Russell Brand has elbowed his way back into the headlines with a controversial appearance on Alan Carr's Chatty Man show, to be broadcast on Friday.