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8 Out of 10 Cats does Countdown

At first, it seemed an odd move by Channel 4 to hand the 8 Out of 10 Cats crew the reigns of Countdown, one of the channel’s most respected institutions and one of the longest-running game shows in the world. 275 more words

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Jimmy Carr

Evening guys. How was everyone’s weekend? 

I spent my Saturday night with the one and only Mr. Jimmy Carr. It’s safe to say you can’t be easily offended at this man’s show. 87 more words


Getting Comedy Right; The Cautionary Tale of Dapper Laughs.

I consider myself a funny man, I’ve never been really reviewed on stage so this is open to opinion but being funny isn’t always easy. Don’t get me wrong some comedians and comediennes make being funny look like a comical walk in the park, one-liners come naturally, puns flow and wit is snappy and quick; I’m talking about greats like Les Dawson, Billy Connolly and the late great Robin Williams but for others it takes a long time to perfect a comedy routine. 448 more words


I personally did not find Jimmy Carr’s most recent controversial joke about Reeva Steenkamp and Oscar Pistorious funny. I did not really approve of the joke which is why any potential humor there was destroyed. 315 more words


Jimmy has a Carr crash as Oscar Pistorius 'joke' goes too far at the Q Awards

Jimmy Carr made a controversial joke at the Q Awards – and it went down like a lead balloon.

Carr made the comment about Reeva Steenkamp while presenting the Best Act In The World Today award to Kasabian.. 146 more words