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Funny story: BBC Axes Total Wipeout - TV Repair Man Promises Repercussions

BBC Axes Total Wipeout - TV Repair Man Promises Repercussions

Shadowy TV vigilante group TV Repair Man has promised to take action over the BBC's decision to axe a popular Saturday show. The corporation announced last week that it was cancelling Total Wipeout after six series. Fronted by Richard Hammond a...

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Funny story: Victoria Coren announces Britain's Favourite Word

Victoria Coren announces Britain's Favourite Word

After a year long survey conducted by the BBC ahead of their new BBC4 high-brow show, Britain's Favourite Word, that favourite word has been identified as 'sparkle'. Victoria Coren will be hosting the new show which will spend the next ten weeks b...

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Funny story: Alice Roberts Reportedly Furious Over Latest Press Coverage

Alice Roberts Reportedly Furious Over Latest Press Coverage

Top TV scientist, Alice Roberts, is said to be fuming today over how she is presented in the news media. Her wrath was initially incurred by an item on popular news website, TheSpoof, which - not for the first time - reported on one set of the pro...

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Funny story: Alice Roberts Fans Not Holding Their Breath Over Woolly Mammoth Doc

Alice Roberts Fans Not Holding Their Breath Over Woolly Mammoth Doc

Patient and long-suffering fans of top TV boffin totty Alice Roberts will be breathing easy tonight when she presents a BBC programme on the woolly mammoth. Anthropologist Dr Roberts has delighted TV viewers over the last few years with her contri...

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Funny story: How 'Luther' Could Change American Television Forever.

How 'Luther' Could Change American Television Forever.

If you have an hour to spare find the BBC One show 'Luther' on Netflix. Select any one of the first five episodes, and watch it, uninterrupted. Thereafter, I defy you to watch any pablum-plain, uninspired, saccarine, dumbed-down, bullshit American cop drama, and declare it better than this show. And, while eautifully photographed (on film, it appears; not videotape), masterfully scored...

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Funny story: Saturday Kitchen Chef Unveils Radical New Cuisine

Saturday Kitchen Chef Unveils Radical New Cuisine

One of the country's top chefs surprised the UK TV audience by unveiling his latest ideas on Saturday Kitchen today. Kenwood Le Creuset, who cooks at the world-famous Top Nosh, has been awarded four Dunlop stars for his unique take on Mexican-Kore...

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Funny story: Eddie The Eagle Redeemed At Last

Eddie The Eagle Redeemed At Last

Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards, the former Olympian ski jumper and epitome of the English amateur, finally proved his athletic credentials on national TV on Saturday. Britain's first competitor in the event had gone down in Olympic history with his spe...

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Funny story: Ex-Brookside star jailed for making Eastenders plots appear plausible

Ex-Brookside star jailed for making Eastenders plots appear plausible

Ex-Brookside actor Brian Regan has been jailed for his part in making the plot-lines which have become the hallmark of the BBC's flagship soap Eastenders appear remotely realistic. Regan, who was originally charged with murder following the death...

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Funny story: BBC dupes the public some more...

BBC dupes the public some more...

The Bogus Broadcasting Corporation, funded by the UK TV license payers have again been found to be faking more events for their so-called factual broadcasting. Top Gear, the programme not about cars but three chaps enjoying themselves at our expen...

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Funny story: Beeb to copy China TV hit; Execution TV!

Beeb to copy China TV hit; Execution TV!

The Beeb are planning on copying China TV's sensational hit called; Execution TV. A roving female reporter travels around the local prisons interviewing prisoners before their death sentences are carried out and in China she had to be quick. Once the...

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Funny story: Scotland independence bid to boost UK Eurovision Song Contest hopes

Scotland independence bid to boost UK Eurovision Song Contest hopes

Scotland's bid for independence from the UK was claimed to be a 'scam' last night by a music business insider. The insider who refused to be named said that the plan is for Scotland to get independence, eventually followed by Wales and Northern Ir...

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Funny story: BBC warns against 'fat extremist' slur

BBC warns against 'fat extremist' slur

London - Journalists at the Corporation have been barred from calling the grossly obese - such as bankers - 'fat cats' after some City big wigs lost a bit of weight over January. The move follows a complaint from a once portly RBS director who poi...

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Funny story: BBC And Met Office Sued As Local Man Freezes Wossnames Off

BBC And Met Office Sued As Local Man Freezes Wossnames Off

A local man is threatening to sue the Meteorological Office and the BBC over the accuracy of their weather forecasts. His action follows the heavy snowfalls that hit much of the country this weekend. Mr Benjamin Disraeli, 48, of Alamein Terrace...

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Funny story: BBC's Room 101 Causes National Head Explosion Outbreak

BBC's Room 101 Causes National Head Explosion Outbreak

Hospitals were inundated with victims of exploding head syndrome on Friday night after a screening of BBC 1's Room 101. TV watchdogs are now accusing the station of callously chasing ratings at the expense of viewers' safety. The incidents bega...

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Funny story: BBC imports another Scandinavian "slow paced" drama

BBC imports another Scandinavian "slow paced" drama

Following the success of Danish drama "Snegl Løb" (Snail Race) and Danish tragedy "Se Mug Vokse" (Watching Mould Grow), the BBC has imported another Scandinavia drama to show on its TV channel for pretentious snobs, BBC4. Entitled "Maling Tørker"...

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Funny story: Wipeout Forced To Make Way For Rugby - Viewers Up In Arms

Wipeout Forced To Make Way For Rugby - Viewers Up In Arms

As rugby fans prepare for the forthcoming Six Nations championship's opening weekend, the news that a popular TV show has had to make way for BBC coverage has provoked viewers' fury. The annual contest opens on Saturday at 2.30pm with the game bet...

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Funny story: Brian Cox In More Hot Water As Town Suffers Black-Out Crime Spree

Brian Cox In More Hot Water As Town Suffers Black-Out Crime Spree

TV space egghead Brian Cox is in more trouble today after a small west country town was devastated by a spate of burglaries last night. The crimes were committed during a town-wide black-out, co-ordinated as part of Cox's three-night BBC2 astronom...

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