April 1, 2016

Thanks for the Memories, Ronnie Corbett

The Class Sketch from The Frost Report

Yesterday brought the sad news that Ronnie Corbett had died aged 85. For those of us from a certain generation, his talent leaves us with many great comedy memories. Most notably, of course, from The Two Ronnies but also from his appearances on The Frost Report and, more recently, Extras with Ricky Gervais. You probably […]

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March 9, 2016

Poorly Russian Athletes Perform Despite Illness

Maria Sharapova meldonium press conference

During her recent press conference, Russian tennis player, Maria Sharapova, announced that she’d made a bit of a boo-boo in continuing to take the drug Meldonium despite it coming onto sport’s banned substance list. This really is an unfortunate oversight for a professional tennis player with a large entourage of support staff. Someone’s dropped a […]

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