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Funny story: Google Site Banned By Turkish Football Authorities

Google Site Banned By Turkish Football Authorities

Google's Blogger site has been in Turkey after it was discovered that some games broadcast live on satellite station Digiturk were being reported live in text form on personal blogs. This is by no means the first time the country has been involved...

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Funny story: Charlie Sheen is My Favorite Martian

Charlie Sheen is My Favorite Martian

CBS announced today that they've cast Charlie Sheen in a remake of the popular television series My Favorite Martian. Sources inside the network say they've been quietly negotiating the deal with Sheen's lawyers for the past several days, but didn't...

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Funny story: Which Former Dictator Will Take Over for Charlie Sheen?

Which Former Dictator Will Take Over for Charlie Sheen?

CBS has announced that it is in negotiations with former heads of state Ben Ali of Tunisia and Hosni Mubarak of Egypt to take over for Charlie Sheen in the hit comedy series "2 and a Half Men". Creator of the show, Chuck Lorre said that the talk...

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Funny story: Clips Cut From The Charlie Sheen 20/20 Episode

Clips Cut From The Charlie Sheen 20/20 Episode

Although ABC says the interview was conducted after Charlie Sheen's defamatory rants against Chuck Lorre, the producer of his hit sitcom Two and a Half Men and they left in most of it, they stated that some things were completely left out. "Sheen was high as a kite during part of the interview so part of it had to be cut", stated one producer. "Either that or he's just plain nuts!" Like what...

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Funny story: Pot Gear

Pot Gear

Aging schoolboy and petrol head Jeremy Clarkson who presents BBC's 'Top Gear' programme featuring cars no ordinary bloke can afford has been offered a contract by French tyre manufacturer Michelin to promote the brand in Britain. Initially, Clarkson, who likes his food, thought it was for a rĂ´le also as a restaurant critic for their popular guides. i.e. a free lunch. Thus he would get to drive...

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Funny story: TV Repair Man Strikes! First Victims Quit

TV Repair Man Strikes! First Victims Quit

Staff on Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is are coming to terms with the first success of vigilante TV Repair Man. One 'runner' and a member of the sound crew on the antique buying and selling show have quit following threats to their families.

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Funny story: Pinewood Studios Goes South American

Pinewood Studios Goes South American

Legendary British film and TV studios Woodpine Shepperton are to set up shop in the Dominican Republic, an entertainment source has revealed. Woodpine boss Monty Pinkerton confirmed the news, announcing proudly that "this venture only came about a...

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Funny story: Nina Dobrev's "Katherine Pierce Vampire Dairies Designer Bras" Are Selling Like 'McNuggets!'

Nina Dobrev's "Katherine Pierce Vampire Dairies Designer Bras" Are Selling Like 'McNuggets!'

HOLLYWOOD - The world of television marketing and sales is an extremely lucrative business. Popular TV shows can lead to the production of show related products that can make the owners of the shows quite rich, or rather much richer than they already...

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Funny story: TV Stars Fear For Lives - Vigilante Threatens to "Mend Programming"

TV Stars Fear For Lives - Vigilante Threatens to "Mend Programming"

Thousands of TV production staff, presenters and voice-over artistes are in hiding following death threats issued by the self-proclaimed "TV Repair Man." Stars like Masterchef Presenters John Torrode and Gregg Wallace and loveable ITV pair Ant &am...

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Funny story: Old Firm Combine On TV Channel

Old Firm Combine On TV Channel

Despite the threat of being expelled from the Scottish Premier League, Celtic and Rangers are pushing ahead with plans to set up their own TV channel. SPL chief Neil Doncaster has previously cast doubts on the Big Two's continued participation in...

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Funny story: Joan Crawford's Coming Back

Joan Crawford's Coming Back

Joan Crawford's famous film Mildred Pierce is coming back in the HBO series with Kate Winslet as the ever loving mother of her scornful brat Veda. Mildred bakes pies to keep the roof overhead, Veda in piano lessons, and amasses a fortune. Sort of lik...

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Funny story: Al Gore, Arianna Huffington, Julian Assange To Form 'Menage au Trois' Mega Media Company to Combat Murdoch!

Al Gore, Arianna Huffington, Julian Assange To Form 'Menage au Trois' Mega Media Company to Combat Murdoch!

AOL announced today two additional acquisitions in the media industry, announcing they had completed negotiations with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, and 'Current TV' founder Al Gore to purchase the companies and add them to the Huffington Post Me...

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Funny story: BBC In Eastenders Storm

BBC In Eastenders Storm

Pressure is continuing to mount on the BBC to conduct yet another investigation into "highly questionable practices" it employed in the making of one of its flagship programmes. Having just recovered from the Blue Peter Gate scandal, when it was p...

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Funny story: Export Licences Under Review

Export Licences Under Review

The Foreign Office is to carry out an urgent review of export licences after allegations that some jokes and other comedy material devised and created in the U.K. may have been used in some of the most appalling U.S. comedy shows. An unnamed sourc...

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Funny story: PBS stars march in support of PBS funding

PBS stars march in support of PBS funding

PBS stars came out in droves this week to protest calls that the government not fund PBS TV and NPR radio. Nigel Barman-Taff, who played Colonel Lionel Taylor-Winslow in the enormously popular British department store sitcom "Handkerchiefs, Ladie...

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Funny story: Justin Bieber To Guest Star On "Glee"

Justin Bieber To Guest Star On "Glee"

HOLLYWOOD - After appearing on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Growing Up Kardashian, teen singing sensation Justin Bieber has agreed to star on an upcoming episode of the popular musical hit show Glee. Glee has already won many awards includin...

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Funny story: Soap Stars Unite To Ensure Valid Votes For Characters

Soap Stars Unite To Ensure Valid Votes For Characters

TV's soap-land has gone in to a frenzy this week with major stars from all corners of the entertainment universe uniting for one cause, to give equal votes to their characters. Ken Barlow, no relation to Gary, who lives at number 1 Coronation Stre...

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