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The musician echoed the comedian’s sentiments, warning that the current democratic system “may not be viable for much longer”
Goalkeeper is now back in action and hoping to reassert his World Cup claims
Shadow Cabinet Office ministercondems publication of “annual” guest list
You can only be so mad when you've got a gig to perform
The show is part of C.K.'s new deal with FX
The comic's aggressive style does not match his true self, finds Gerard Gilbert
Armando Iannucci recently said that the UK falls behind the US when it comes to female comedy writers. Do you find it to be a male-dominated industry?
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"Bo Burnham: What", Pleasance Grand, Edinburgh Fringe, August
In fairness to Snowden, the Queen has been giving Christmas messages for a long time
Programmes that mock politicians cross the line from satire to comment, he says
The representative worked with some of the comedy circuit’s best known stars, including Lee Evans, Jo Brand, Alan Carr and Jack Dee
Jack Whitehall was crowned King of Comedy at the ceremony in London
What does Miley Cyrus have at Christmas? Twerky. This, according to a poll by the comedy channel Gold, is the nation's favourite new festive joke and as such will feature in a specially commissioned box of comedy crackers this Christmas. I think I preferred the runner-up - Why is it getting harder to buy Advent calendars? Because their days are numbered - but they're neither of them close to the all-time classic: How do snowmen get around? They ride an icicle. You can have that one.
Simon Amstell has apologised for suggesting there was racial segregation between Radio 1 and its sister station BBC Radio 1Xtra in reference to Nelson Mandela.
It wasn't your average Advent Sunday service. It started with a rousing chorus of Queen's 'Don't Stop Me Now' and ended with Abba's 'Waterloo'. In between there was a poem dedicated to Tony Wilson, a mini rave and a Danish clapping game. This was Sunday Assembly, a "godless church" which has one aim - to celebrate life. It has all the trappings of a traditional Sunday service – a sermon, songs, readings, community notices, a collection, tea and cakes – but none of the religion. Its only creed is live better, help often, wonder more.