Shakira and boyfriend fake giving birth

Shakira and her boyfriend Gerard Pique pretended to become parents for the first time in an April Fool’s-style prank. Barcelona soccer ace Gerard took to Twitter to break the “happy news” to unsuspecting fans of the couple. He wrote: “Our son has been born! We are very happy! Thank you to everyone for your messages!” … [Read the full story]

Taking ‘Fish-Fingers’ to a whole new level

Have you ever been wake-boarding, have an accident and your fingers fall off? It turns out fish like to eat them. A fisherman in the US state of Idaho recovered a bizarre find when he reeled in a trout from Priest Lake. The fingers within were identified as belonging to Washington wake-boarder Haans Galassi after … [Read the full story]

Women aren’t as witty as men in the boardroom

It’s that awkward moment we all know so well…when a joke cracked at work falls flat. The tumbleweed rolls and the boss is far from impressed. But according to research that happens to some of us more than others…namely women. The new study revealed the brand of humour used by leading businesswomen often leads to … [Read the full story]

Don’t jump off the roof, mum!

When I was young comedy was king. TV and films were a riot of slapstick and rude humour. Laurel and Hardy were masters, and on the stage comedians like Max Miller could cause a riot with his speedy quips. Norman Wisdom held audiences in the palm of his hand both on screen and on radio … [Read the full story]

Billy Connolly walks off stage because of heckling

He was recently hailed as the most influential comedian of all time. However, it appears Billy Connolly, 69, is not always at one with his audiences. It has emerged that the comedian…known as Big Yin…has ended his shows prematurely twice in just eight days as a result of heckling during his current tour. Connolly left … [Read the full story]