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Why do so many Americans dislike Hillary Clinton?

US pundit and comedian Erich McElroy offers his take on why Hillary Clinton hasn’t run away with the presidency Her name(s): Is she Hillary Clinton? Hillary Rodham? Hillary Rodham Clinton? Hillary Rodham Clinton Jingleheimer Schmidt? Hillary annoyed people back in Arkansas in the 1970s by not taking her husband’s name when they got married. It …

Comedy Blog October 19, 2016

75 killer jokes from the Fringe

It may be into the final week, but there’s still plenty of laughs going around the Fringe Plenty of acts are still out there cracking one-liners and splitting sides until Sunday – and if you’re looking for a little inspiration of who to check out, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a whopping 75 gags, jokes …

Blog Comedy Blog August 24, 2016

How to dress well at the Edinburgh Fringe

Focus people! It’s the Edinburgh Fringe, the largest arts festival in the world. Expect to see stand-up comics in sweaty basements; sketch groups in freezing porta-cabins; drag shows in sweltering lofts; and hard-hitting political agitprop in a cramped converted bus. Who can resist, right? ‘But…’ you ask, ‘how’s a modern gent supposed to stay effortlessly …

Blog Comedy Blog August 12, 2016

Is it okay to lie in the name of a Fringe show?

“Was that story true?” I would say that this is pretty much the first thing most people say to me after seeing one of my shows. To which my answer is, “Parts of it.” There always has to be elements of truth to my stories, otherwise I’d have no raw materials to work with. I …

Blog Comedy Blog August 9, 2016
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