Friday, January 29, 2010

Flight of the Conchords - Sugar Lumps

New Zealand comedy duo Bret and Jermaine, aka Flight of the Conchords, funk it up with a little help from American comedian Arj Barker.

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Thursday, January 28, 2010

Bill Maher - God Bless America

Bill Maher feels good about America, just after the election of President Obama, and waxes lyrical as only he can.

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Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Mock the Week - Queen and Charles

Hugh Dennis from Mock the Week does his brilliant royal family voice over. Will Charles ever be King?

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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Eddie Izzard - Bee Keepers

Eddie Izzard chats about what the motivation might be to become a bee keeper. Sound quality not brilliant, but the comedy about beekeepers shines through dammit. I'm covered in bees!

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Monday, January 25, 2010

Armstrong and Miller - Gay Bar

A period rendition of Gay Bar by Electric Six, featuring Alexander Armstrong and Ben Miller. Crazy.

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Friday, January 22, 2010

The Richter Scales - Here Comes Another Bubble

Done to the tune of 'We didn't start the fire' by Billy Joel, The Richter Scales have done this truly geeky song with matching images for the computer nerd in us all. Enjoy.

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Thursday, January 21, 2010

Blackadder - Shakespeare

What would you do if you travelled back in time and bumped into William Shakespeare? Here, Blackadder is in that very situation. Rowan Atkinson is Blackadder and an almost unrecognisable Colin Firth is the bard.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Armstrong and Miller - Businessmen on a plane

I honestly wonder how many businessmen actually feel this way. Alexander Armstrong and Ben Miller in top form.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Have I Got News For You - Jimmy Saville

In this clip from 'Have I Got News For You' hosted by Alexander Armstrong, Paul Merton, Ian Hislop, Ross Noble and Charlie Brooker discuss the merits (or not) of Jimmy Saville being allowed to host a new show.

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Monday, January 18, 2010

Armstrong and Miller - Dancing - Woof woof

What's that whirring sound? Oh, it must be Jane Austen spinning in her grave. More randy nineteenth century types from Alexander Armstrong and Ben Miller.

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Friday, January 15, 2010

Fat Boy Slim - Weapon of Choice

The best music video ever. Christopher Walken excells in this unique dance routine. A timeless classic.

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Thursday, January 14, 2010

Peter Kay's Children in Need Song 2009

Peter Kay puts together some of the UK's best loved children's TV show characters for this Children in Need charity song. The casts of The Wombles, Fireman Sam, Postman Pat and Bob the Builder are all there (who says your job is what defines you...) as well as Paddington Bear, George and Zippy from Rainbow, Thomas the Tank Engine, Thunderbirds,Pingu, Bagpuss, Noddy and of course Pudsy himself. I'm glad Chippy Minton made it in the end to join his friend Windy Miller from Trumpton. Ah, those were the days...

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Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Charlie Brooker on X-Factor

No, no, Charlie Brooker didn't go on X-Factor, he's merely talking about X-Factor, on his wonderful BBC4 show 'Screenwipe'. In the process he manages to sum up how I feel about it: it's crap. Check out his new book through the link below.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Dara O'Briain Chats about Gaming

Stand-up comedian and "Mock the Week" host, Dara O Briain, talks about his frustration progressing in videogames on Charlie Brooker's 'Gameswipe'. I feel his frustration. Some strong language.

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Monday, January 11, 2010

Not Going Out - Yoga

Lee Mack attempting yoga in the brilliant sitcom, Not Going Out. I know how he feels.

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Friday, January 8, 2010

The Chaser's War on Everything - Hillsong Parody

Fantastic parody of the money-grabbing Christian group Hillsong. The Chaser's War on Everything - never afraid to tell it like it is!

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Thursday, January 7, 2010

Funny Quiz Show Answers

An assortment of, mainly American, game show contestants who have interesting thought processes. Oh, and for those of you who don't know, masticate means to chew, so I don't know what the hell that guy was thinking of doing to his dog...

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Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Not the Nine O'clock News - Songs of Praise

Timeless comedy from Rowan Atkinson on 'Not the Nine O'clock News' from the 1980's. Here, he's a frustrated vicar who's church has been chosen for a recording of 'Songs of Praise.' Classic.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Robert Webb - Flashdance

The best version of the 'Flashdance' dance ever recorded. Robert Webb performs here in aid of Comic Relief. I wish I looked that good in a leotard...

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Monday, January 4, 2010

Victoria Wood As Seen on TV - Shoe Shop

Totally insane shoe shop sketch starring Victoria Wood and Julie Walters, from 'Victoria Wood As Seen on TV'.

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Friday, January 1, 2010

Catherine Tate - Posh People Compilation

Happy New Year everyone! I hope this little selection of Catherine Tate's Posh People sketches goes some way to taking the edge off your hangovers. Don't get in your four wheel drives yet, you may still be drunk. Gooseberry and cinnamon yoghurt anyone?

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