Archive for Satire / Comedy / Entertainment

Tackling a rotary phone

A standard domestic appliance used for the last century appears to be a monumental task to figure out for these 8th graders.

Pigeon on collision course

German pigeon flashed by speed camera. Published on BBC on May 9, 2019.

Meanwhile in Canada

Canadians have the reputation of being unfailingly very polite people, different to the rest of those living in North America. And they are graceful even when being made fun of, [...]

Pleyades to Earth

Breaking news today that Facebook and related apps had been suffering severe outages. 2.3 billion monthly users are affected.

Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5

An animation of Ludwig van Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 by Doodlechaos.


Funny photos.

Ass is the most complicated word in the English language

Finnish comedian trying to grasp US English - video from 'Conan on TBS' show.

Osho cruising the oceans

From the Superyacht Times we gleaned that the 60m Benetti superyacht named Osho has a new owner. Published on November 20, 2018.

Monkey may have a promising career in Indian transport

He was captured on video while steering a bus in India.

‘Presidential alert’ messages announced in USA

To all the strange occurrences over the last decade, from social media addictiveness to trolling, incessant texting, to fake news and other inexplicable madnesses, a new one has [...]

Mayor Max

Maximus Mighty Dog Mueller II, Golden Retriever elected as Idyllwild mayor - in Calfornia. Published on SOTT and Sputnik on September 16, 2018.

Kitty Flanagan’s Rules for Life

In answer to Canadian clinical psychologist Jordan Peterson's new self-help book, '12 Rules for Life', in this satire Australian Kitty Flanagan counters with her own book, '488 [...]

Boogie Woogie Rockabillie Jive

Elderly couple and their amazing dance routine went viral on video.

A blast from the past into here-now

A video showing famed Late Late Night host James Cordon heading to Liverpool for a special day with Paul McCartney. Shown recently on Sky One, England.

29 conflicting feelings I had watching ‘Wild, Wild Country’

"Am I... into cults now?" asks Alex Naidus at Buzzfeed. Published on April 21, 2018.

Zuckerberg upgraded with newer emotional chip!

NewsThump is a satirical and spoof news website, taking a daily swipe at current affairs from the UK and around the world. Published on April 13, 2018.

WWC – Saturday Night Live

Satire depicting highlights of the Netflix docuseries Wild Wild Country. The episode was hosted by John Lumaney on April 14, 2018.

We ‘accidentally shifted to an alternative reality in 2012’

... admitted CERN scientists, rather apologetically. Although the main media decided to keep mum about this, the Waterford Whispers News and SOTT had the courage to report. [...]

Religious jokes told by Irish comedian Dave Allen (on video).

A modern dating horror story

You would not like to find yourself in this chilling reality, would you now?


The invention of Bitcoin and its trading is bewildering to many, for others it has become the holy grail. Screeble has a satirical look at the history, published on December 22, [...]

How the Internet started – according to the Bible

In ancient Israel, it came to pass that a trader by the name of Abraham Com did take unto himself a healthy young wife by the name of Dorothy, called Dot for short.

He kissed her without permission!

A delightful spin on the politically-oh-so-correct gender issue by Quentin Letts and Jane Fryer. Published in the Daily Mail on November 24, 2017.

The man cold

According to a scientific study, it seems that this phenomenon really exists. Anybody acquainted with close male relatives will say that they knew this all along.


Short animation film by Steve Cutts: The story of a rodent's unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment.

Transparent governing

It has just recently been announced that the Indian tax system has been overhauled again.

Introduction to religion

Video of comedian Dave Allen where he remembers his first day of school!

A Millenial job interview

Millenials are young humans that were born in either one of these two decades: Generation Y (born between 1981-1991) and Generation Z (born between 1991-2001).

Illusion within the illusion

Magic moments delivered by identical French twins Tony and Jordan at a recent America's Got Talent show.

Welcome to Africa

And Americans think they have problems?

What shall we be angry about today?

Author and columnist Nury Vittachi about posting on the worldwide web. Published in The Jakarta Post, Indonesia, on October 21, 2017.

Newly-vegan Lewis Hamilton demands car that runs on broccoli

NewsThump is a satirical and spoof news website, taking a daily swipe at current affairs from the UK and around the world. Published on September 17, 2017.

How the British colonized India

Trevor Noah's 'Point of View' comedy leaves New York City in stitches!

Lost and found: my tooth!

Kul Bhushan and his recent mystery adventure at the dentist.

Brexit, Frexit, Schmeksit…

A massive influx of new words is entering the global vocabulary these days - this map shows potential EU leaving names, created by 'Bezzleford'.

A rabbi, a priest and an atheist smoke weed together

Two religious men and an atheist agreed to smoke together, and while doing so and getting high, they discuss spiritual and religious aspects.

How to smoke a joint

...from Milos Forman's film 'Taking Off' (1971)

A day in the life of Joe Republican

Joe gets up at 6am and fills his coffeepot with water to prepare his morning coffee.

NASA receive first audio from new planets

After the first excitement about NASA's revelation of the discovery of 7 new planets, a second out-of-this-world announcement (pun intended) informed us about radio signals having [...]

Breaking news: India Second!

It took a little time but ten days ago, India claimed the second place after 'America First' - and it is irresistible!

The Netherlands second?

In 'Sunday with Lubach' Dutch public broadcaster VPRO welcomes Trump in its own words (video mostly in English, with subtitles).

Bush counting down days until he is no longer worst president in history

Andy Borowitz in a New York Times' satire, January 17, 2017.

Directing traffic in style

India's very own “moonwalking” traffic cop certainly turns heads!

Native American Council Offers Amnesty

... to 220 million undocumented whites. A satire published in Native American News and SOTT on November 15, 2016.

Miracle Teenager

...survives alone for almost 6 hours with no Wi-Fi.

Today’s Electorial Map of the USA

by Scott Bateman, published on 'The Nib' on October 28, 2016 and on 'SOTT' November 6, 2016.

How India Deals with the Scourge of ‘Terrorist Pigeons’

Last week, Indian police said they had arrested a pigeon carrying an abusive note from Pakistan. Satire by Indian author Shovon Chowdhury on the bizarre turn of events. BBC, [...]

NASA Admits It Has Known About Alien Life For Years

And say they just forgot to mention it! Published on, Ireland, on August 26, 2016.

A Message from the Queen

To the citizens of the United States of America from Her Sovereign Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.