Monty Python

25 Gifts For The Clumsiest Person You Know

Better and more polite options than gifting a helmet.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b>

Hacking

Chinese Burn - the new show savaging Chinese stereotypes

Tired of being cast as gymnasts or great table tennis players, the women behind new sitcom Chinese Burn shaved their heads and came out fighting<p>‘Chinese girls,” says the voiceover. “Sweet, innocent, submissive Chinese girls. Conservative and virginal – good at maths, ping pong and looking after …

TV Series

New Game of Thrones Rumors Set the Stage for A Major Battle to Come

We’ve got even more confirmation that a star from the original <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy will not be in <i>The Last Jedi</i>. <i>Arrow</i> has an unlikely guest star this …

Geek

Ed Miller’s incredible tale – England to Australia without flying!

From England to Australia via Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Austria, Italy, Slovenia, Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Mongolia, …

Michael Palin

Lay Off Me, I’m Starving: The Tastiest Movie Food We’ll Never Get to Eat

<i>This article originally ran for Thanksgiving 2015. We’re reposting it because, frankly, we’re starving.</i>A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away … I …

Samuel L. Jackson

BBC reveals festive literary radio line-up

An all star radio adaptation of Neil Gaiman's <i>Anasi Boys</i> (Headline), a reading of David Attenbourgh's memoirs and a performance of "Scrooge - The …

Michael Palin

22 Open Thread: Thanksgiving Musings

Welcome back to another installment of the Watercooler, RedState’s daily Open Thread! Today, we’ve got…<p>Musings on Thankfulness<p>I thought since …

Conservative View

Dumfriesshire bank boss will sleep rough for a night in a bid to help the homeless

Gary Lockhart will take part in the Sleep in the Park event in Edinburgh on December 9 to help end homelessness.<p>A bank manager is steeling himself …

John Cleese

Are you a young filmmaker? The Mayor wants you!

You know that short film you’ve been itching to make? Good news: the Mayor wants you to make it too. Sadiq Khan has launched a new filmmaking …

London

Weezer Breaks Down Their 'Stream of Consciousness' Song 'Happy Hour'

According to Weezer's lead singer Rivers Cuomo, out of their 173 song catalogue, it's their new single "Happy Hour" that really stands out.<p>Cuomo …

British Humour

The 11 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Good Time,’ ‘Mudbound’

Plus 'Landline,' 'Lemon,' 'Jim & Andy,' 'Let It Fall,' 'Jabberwocky,' 'Dolores Claiborne,' 'Cease Fire,' 'The Violent Years,' and Fritz Lang.<p>Here’s …

Terry Gilliam

BuzzFeed Asked a Bunch of Bird Questions—and We Answered

<i>November 17, 2017</i><p><i>Dear Erin Chack,</i><p><i>We at the National Audubon Society noticed you had some thought-provoking questions on why birds are so wonderful</i> …

Birds

Terry Gilliam and the Time He Shared a Crew With ‘Star Wars’

When Terry Gilliam made his solo directorial debut in 1977 with “Jabberwocky,” he was best known for his work as a founding member of Monty Python. Mr. Gilliam’s work in that influential sketch comedy troupe was unique: Besides being a performer, he was the animator, drawing absurd cartoons as …

Business

Greggs’ controversial stunt makes a cliché out of controversy

Christmas is coming but rather than celebrate a birth; we might end up witnessing a death – the death of cheap stunts to fuel banter marketing.<p>The …

Opinion

WWJD – about Transgender?

This article first appeared on the Christian Today website.<p>What Would Jesus Do – About Transgender?<p>It’s that moment you always know will arrive. …

Faith

Housing market looks bloated with borrowers on 'wafer-thin' margins

It's one of Monty Python's finest skits.<p>Mr Creosote waddles into a posh French restaurant, a regular, welcomed fawningly by the maître d'.<p>After …

Mortgages

Open-source defenders turn on each other in 'bizarre' trademark fight sparked by GPL fall out

<b>Special report</b> Two organizations founded to help and support developers of free and open-source software have locked horns in public, betraying a …

Linus Torvalds

Dan Stevens’s 10 Favorite Books

<i>Bookseller</i> <i>One Grand Books</i> <i>has asked celebrities to name the ten titles they’d take to a desert island, and they’ve shared the results with Vulture.</i> …

Entertainment

Writer Roundtable: Jordan Peele, Aaron Sorkin and More Explain Why the Job Feels Like "Exorcising a Demon"

Scribes behind six of the season's most unusual scripts — including Darren Aronofsky, Anthony McCarten, Emily V. Gordon and Fatih Akin — reveal the …

Jordan Peele

Adam Driver Is a Force to Be Reckoned With

Two years in the Marines, six years on Girls, and a film career that’s seen him work with many of the best directors on the planet. Sounds like the perfect life. But as Adam Driver prepares for another turn as Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, he tells us what it’s taken to get where he’s going.<p>…

Celebrity News

The 15 Most Embarrassing Roles of Star Wars Actors

Star Wars. Just the mention of the multimedia franchise invokes images of epic space battles, emotionally riveting lightsaber duels, and of course …

Star Wars

America's private health-care is rationed, but socialized medicine is luxury medicine

To hear America's fearmongering private health-care shills describe it, socialized medicine is a kind of Soviet death march, where rationed care and …

Health Care

What is Robert Mugabe's strategy in Zimbabwe?

As the nation picked its collective jaw up off the floor, there was confusion and more than a lot of anger.<p>How could a nonagenarian tyrant, who could …

UK News

‘Mean Girls’ Gets a Refreshing African Makeover

In ‘School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play,’ two surprising women writers getting laughs from racism, sexism, and Jane Austen.<p>The off-Broadway …

Jane Austen

Coco Review

When Pixar Animation Studios released its first film in 1995, it felt groundbreaking. <i>Toy Story</i> proved that computer animation could serve as the …

Animation

What bowl spots will LSU be playing for this Saturday?

<i>LSU football is in the news every day, and the Bayou Bengal Briefing is here to keep you updated with the latest headlines five mornings a week. Join</i> …

College Football

Armando Iannucci: The music behind the satire

Armando Iannucci is one of the country’s leading satirists but next week he’s in Yorkshire to talk about something different – his passion for …

Leeds

Scotland paid the price as referee got major call wrong against All Blacks

<b>In the 72nd minute of an epic Test, Scotland were camped on New Zealand's five metre line, trailing 22-10 but pushing hard to narrow the gap.</b><p>They were playing a penalty advantage and had a one-man advantage, Wyatt Crockett having been sent to the bin. The All Blacks were in trouble - and they knew …

Rugby Union

Official Trailer | Eric Idle's The Entire Universe

Sign In<p>Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:<p>You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later. But first, we …

British Humour

Latest Content Marketing Spending Stats Hard to Believe

<i>PNR: This Old Marketing with Joe Pulizzi and Robert Rose can be found on both iTunes and Stitcher. If you enjoy our show, we would love it if you</i> …

Digital Marketing