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23 September 2016

The state’s war on amateur comedians

Gazza isn’t the only one having his collar felt for telling a crap joke.

2 September 2016

David Brent: still chasing fame

Life on the Road is Ricky Gervais’s last stab at the mainstream.

31 August 2016

The underrated genius of Gene Wilder

He was the missing link between Sergeant Bilko and Seinfeld.

31 August 2016

And the award for the safest, lamest comic goes to…

Will Franken reveals the winners of the first-ever Defining the Norm Awards.

26 August 2016

After Brexit, the fury of the Fringe

In Edinburgh, liberal comics’ contempt for the masses has been laid bare.

25 August 2016

The Defining the Norm Awards: the nominees

Comedian Will Franken honours the most conformist acts at the Edinburgh Fringe.