US Stand-up Comedian – Eddie Murphy

Here is Eddie Murphy wearing a funny suit without trying to be ironic. It’s lucky that he’s doing stand-up as otherwise people would feel embarrassed to laugh at the poor fella but would likely do it anyway. How could you not? His comedy can be crude and loud, but he has insight and presents his […]

Top 10 Slapstick Movies

Sometimes you just want to sit down and watch a movie where you don’t have to think too much. You want one where there are no deep existential questions, no moral dilemmas, no angst. Slapstick movies fill that need. Yes, they can be moronic, inane and futile, but maybe that’s the point. It’s carbs for […]

Top 10 Big Lebowski Moments

It’s officially a cult classic. It has humour, philosophy and a great cast. It also has the ‘Dude’ Lebowski and his messed-up existence. The Big Lebowski was released in 1998 and directed by the Coen brothers, Joel and Ethan. It follows the exploits of the Dude, a slacker in California who gets caught up in […]

Irish Comedian – Tommy Tiernan – Controversy Tapped

In this clip, the Irish comedian Tommy Tiernan, dressed as one of the Wurzels¬† for some unknown reason, regales the audience with his unusual and often insightful view of our world. Tiernan uses a lot of profanity so be warned. He has also been known to upset the odd person or two. If you enjoyed […]

US Stand-up Comedian – Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy in an orange jumpsuit… bet you never thought you’d see that. If you can manage to stand the offensive fashion on display in this video, you may find that Murphy is a fairly funny fellow, which is good because he’s doing stand-up. Although he uses quite a bit of foul language, Eddie Murphy […]

US Stand-up Comedians – Eddie Murphy

He was once both the dog’s bollocks and the bee’s knees. He was never off the TV screen. Today, he’s gone into hibernation, apparently. Too much money, perhaps? The next video is a reminder of what Eddie Murphy was famous for, bawdy humour. He successfully transferred his cocky blackitude to the silver screen and made […]

US Stand-up Comedian – Robin Williams (Obama Skit)

He was wacky and much-loved. His energy was legendary, as was his kindness. Robin Williams was a gentle soul. Sadly, his life was cut short when he was unable to face a future with a debilitating illness. Yet his legacy lives on. From his movies to his stand-up, he has left a fine body of […]