Funerals are a solemn affair and there are lots of sad people, There has been many comedy sketches created that depict funerals in a more happier light, We as people can laugh at these comedy sketches and see the funny side, Deceased people would want us to be happy when they die and not to feel sad. But the natural cycle is to mourn and even to hide yourself away from society for a while. Here is a comedy sketch that was broadcast on the BBC based on funerals.
Jimmy Jones born on 9th February 1938 is an English stand up comedian with a reputation for being outspoken. Born in Southampton he grew up in Rainham Essex attending a catholic school and initially wanting to train as a priest. Jones is still touring and is celebrating 56 years in show business. This joke is quite fitting as Jones wanted to be a priest, This joke told by Jones is a little rude but very funny. If you are easily offended please do not watch.
English people love a good fry up in the morning. People that work many hours and get up early appreciate a good old English fry up. Your plate will be full to the brim with Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Mushrooms, Tomatoes Beans, Fried Bread, and Black pudding, Don't forget to wash it down with a large mug of hot sweet tea. This comedy sketch is dedicated to the full English breakfast, Enjoy.
Dave Allen was an Irish comedian and Satirist, He was born on 6th July 1936 and died on 10th March 2005. The Dave Allen show was aired by the BBC from 1972 until 1986 which is a very long time for a comedy show. At the height of his career Allen was Britain's most controversial comedian, He regularly provoked indignation at his frequent highlighting of political hypocrisy and disregard for religious authority. This sketch perfectly describes Allens disregard for religious authority.
Most of us like to tell a joke and there are plenty to choose from or make up yourself. This is a cracking joke that you could tell in your local pub.
Kenny Everett or Maurice James Christopher Cole was born on 25th December 1944 and died 4th April 1995. Everett was a British comedian radio DJ and television entertainer. His most famous works include The Kenny Everett Video Show and for his work as a radio DJ. Born in Seaforth into a catholic family and attended the local secondary modern school which was St Bede's in Crosby but now part of Sacred Heart Catholic College. Everett was close friends with Freddie Mercury after they met in 1974 on Everett's breakfast radio show on Capital FM. Sadly Everett was diagnosed with HIV in 1987, He waited until 1993 to tell the public and died of the illness on 4th April 1995 aged 50 Years. The Kenny Everett Television show was aired by the BBC and ran from 1981 until 1988.
Workmen love a good laugh and telling a joke helps the stress that sometimes exists on a work site. This joke is being told by a workmen over his phone.
We all watch the news and it is always dynamic and exciting especially if the story is about a war zone. Many reporters have died risking there lives to report stories in a war zone. This satirical sketch has gone in the other direction as there is no excitement no explosions to sensationalize the story.
This comedy sketch explores men's supposed stubbornness towards sexual confrontation, This sketch does not indicate that the men are gay but does not indicate these men are straight either. But this sketch explores the drunken exploits of men who are not taking things too seriously. You could say these men are gay but the sketch is focused on the drunken exploits and laziness of these men.
The Vicar of Dibley is a British sitcom which originally aired on the BBC from 10th November to 22nd January 1998. It is set in a fictional small Oxfordshire village called Dibley which is assigned a female Vicar following the 1992 changes in the Church of England that permitted the ordination of women. In ratings terms the programme is among the most successful in the digital era, This scene has Dawn French and Emma Chambers acting out the scene. Emma Chambers born 11th March 1964 sadly died on 21 February 2018 of natural causes. She was known for playing Alice Tinker on the show, She also starred in the movie Notting Hill released in 1999 as Honey Thacker. This sketch is all about that lovely stuff you put on your toast Butter.
This comedy sketch focuses on someone who might love them self, Someone who thinks there better and smarter than everyone else, Someone who thinks it's everyone for themselves, You may even know someone like this!
Mind Your Language is a British sitcom that premiered on ITV in 1977. It was produced by London Weekend Television and was directed by Stuart Allen. Three series were made by LWT between 1977-1979. The show is set in an adult education college in London and focuses on the English language as the chosen foreign language that is being taught. Jeremy Brown is the teacher and has to deal with a motley crew of foreign students. Barry Evans portrayed Brown and was born in Guildford in Surrey on 18th June 1943, He was abandoned as a baby and was educated at the orphanage boarding schools run by the Shaftesbury Homes, First at Fortescue House in Twickenham and then at Bisley Boys School in Bisley Surrey. Sadly Evans was found dead at his house on 9th February 1997 with high levels of alcohol in his system and had received a blow to his head but an open verdict was eventually given, he was 53 years old.
This sketch has been created by a group of mates and I have no idea how it was done. Superman turns up at the most unpredictable of times and even though he has superior strength and flying abilities he still struggles to find his way around town.
This sketch has been cleverly made to trick customers into thinking that a man across the way fancies them. The man seductively and erotically licks his ice cream while giving off sexual expressions. Ice cream has never been so much fun.
This comedy sketch is based on body building and the stigma that body builders are dumb and stupid or both. Bodybuilders only think about eating training and posing is what this sketch would have you believe. Remember No Pain No Gain! That's the ticket!
Most of us have been to a race course and even had a little flutter especially on the grand national. Horses names can have long titles and some can be funny also. This comedy sketch is exaggerating this fact.
Most of us go shopping for food and other stuff, There are so many supermarkets to choose from and so many deals and discounts vouchers points cards, special offers, and so on it could send you around the bend. This comedy sketch is a satirical approach to what a woman thinks about when she goes shopping, After all women love to shop and find a bargain in store!
We all love pizza it is the so called King of food, This lady loves pizza too but can only eat 8 slices enjoy.
8 out of 10 cats is a British television comedy panel game produced by Zeppotron (a subsidiary of Endemol) for E4. It was first broadcast on C4 on 3rd June 2005. Hosted by Jimmy Carr and the current team captains are Rob Beckett and Aisling Bea. This story is about Mr Lycett who received a parking fine while he was up North (NE England)
How many potholes are on English roads it could be difficult to guess but you may be surprised. Potholes are bad for your car and can even cause accidents but there are so many potholes that need filling the councils in those areas simply fail to complete the tasks required. Surrey has been named the worst county in the UK for potholes currently 6.712 potholes have been listed as current hazards not marked as "fixed" on it's roads. Second place goes to Hampshire with 3,395 potholes logged. This video demonstrates how the council is dealing with the pothole problems.
Only Fools and Horses ia a British sitcom created and written by John Sullivan. Seven series were originally broadcast on BBC One in the UK from 1981 until 1991 with sixteen sporadic Christmas specials aired until the end of the show in 2003. Set in Peckham in south east London it stars David Jason as ambitious market trader Derek "Del Boy" Trotter and Nicholas Lyndhurst as his younger brother Rodney Trotter and Lennard Pearce as their elderly Grandad. The 1996 episode called "Time on our Hands" which is the last episode to feature Uncle Albert holds the record for the highest UK audience for a sitcom episode attracting over 24.3 million viewers. The show has won numerous awards and is critically and popularly acclaimed. This scene focuses on riots with a comedic and impossible approach to it becoming ridiculous in all areas.
Father Ted is a British sitcom that was produced by British independent production company Hat Trick Productions for C4. Written by Irish writers Arthur Mathews & Graham Lineham and starring a predominantly Irish cast. It originally aired over three series from 21st April 1995 until 1st May 1998, Including a xmas special for a total of 25 episodes. Set on the fictional Craggy island a remote location off Ireland's West coast, the show starred Dermot Morgan as the eponymous Father Ted Crilly alongside fellow priests Father Dougal Mcguire played by Ardal O'Hanion and Father Jack Hackett played by Frank Kelly. Exiled on the island for various past incidents, the priests live together in the parochial house with their housekeeper Mrs Doyle played by Pauline McLynn. The show was critically acclaimed and has received several BAFTA awards and has been ranked 11th in a poll to find Britain's best sitcom. Dermot John Morgan was born on 31st March 1952 and died on 28th February 1998 he was only 45 years old. Previously Dermot was a school teacher but achieved international fame for his role as Father TED. Sadly a say after filming the very last episode of Father Ted Dermot suffered a heart attack while hosting a dinner party at his home in South West London, He was rushed to hospital but unfortunately the doctors and nurses could not save his life.
Peter Sellers CBE, born Richard Henry Sellers was born on the 8th September 1925 and died on 24th July 1980 was an English film actor comedian and singer, He had a worldwide audience through his many film characterisations among them Chief Inspector Clouseau in the Pink Panther Series. Sellers was born in Portsmouth and made his stage debut at the Kings Theatre Southsea when he was two weeks old. Sellers struggled with depression and insecurities and claimed to have no identity outside the roles that he played, His behaviour was often erratic and compulsive, and he frequently clashed with his directors and co-stars especially in the mid 1970's when his physical and mental health together with his alcohol and drug problems were at there worst. Sellers was married four times and had three children from his first two marriages, He died as a result of a heart attack in 1980 he was 54 years old.
Most of us will go to a job interview at least once in out lives, Some people have been to many hundreds, There is a proper way to present yourself at an interview and steps should be taken to ensure you say the right things and answer the questions correctly. Be on time clean and smart, find out a little on the company before hand. All these things and much more it is a skill to go to a job interview. You think the interview has gone well but you never seem to get the job. This comedy sketch is based on cavemen and there job hunting skills.
We all know what it's like when something breaks down, This could be your car bike washing machine computer and plenty more items. But it always seems to happen at a time you need to wash your clothes or your cooking for 10 people. Electronics seem to fail quite frequently and it is annoying and expensive to get your broken items fixed. This satirical sketch focuses on verbal instructions to fix a washing machine. AI is starting to be used on electrical items and some even have names and act like robots. Maybe that washing machine does know more about you than your wife or husband.
Yes this famous and well spoken word does have many uses, It seems to pop out of your mouth when something negative happens. but why? does it and can you stop swearing.Warning may cause offence.
I am sure you have heard of the word "Polyglot" this word is used to describe someone who can speak many languages. Hyperpolyglot is someone who can speak 12 or more languages wow. This guy is not one of those but he has a unique talent of impersonating many different nationalities with ease, Watch as he takes off Spanish German and Irish people with ease.