Tag Archives: Funny Friday

Funny Friday (7) Monty Python’s Fruit Sketch

It’s taken a while, but I’m finally working through the Monty Python DVDs my brother bought me last Christmas. This is one of my favourite sketches that I’ve seen so far: Not only funny, but educational too.

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Funny Friday (6) – Stewart Lee on Political Correctness

I had never really thought about the propaganda value of video games until recently. For instance, I didn’t know that the original version of Monopoly, “The Landlord’s Game”, was designed to show that the current economic system led to inequality … Continue reading

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Funny Friday (5) – “Aggers for goodness sake stop it”

It’s rather late in the summer for it, but there’s actually a Test Match at Lord’s going on at the moment. So it seems a perfect time to post one of the most famous – and funny – cricket commentary clips … Continue reading

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Funny Friday (4) We’ve got to stop the Mosque at Ground Zero

Usually, I’d use Funny Friday to show sketches or clips from sitcoms that I like, but an important part of humour is unintentional humour. Finding humour in crass and bigoted statements is part of my defence against reality. I think … Continue reading

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Funny Friday (3) – Hugh Laurie sings Bob Dylan

After missing last week, Funny Friday is back with a vengeance. I wasn’t sure what to post, but my decision was made easier by the news that Hugh Laurie, who is known to most inhabitants of the world as House … Continue reading

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Funny Friday (2) “Down with this sort of thing!” (careful now)

If I’d thought about it, I would probably have started with this, seeing as I’ve put the picture from the scene on the front page of the blog. But better late than never, eh? Before seeing all the episodes on … Continue reading

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Funny Friday (1) “Are we the baddies?”

Here’s the first of a “Funny Friday” series. I’ll post a video, cartoon, or anything else that I find funny. First up, here’s one of my favourite comedy sketches: Mitchell and Webb were very patchy in the first couple of … Continue reading

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