The standup, Newsjack host and Fighting Talk panel member on the things that make him laugh the most Patrice O’Neal is my favourite comic EVER. His last special, Elephant in the Room , is everything standup should be: unapologetically funny, honest and poignant – especially when he’s talking about his illness. I sobbed like a baby when he died. Continue reading...
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The UAE is pumping millions of dollars into "vast and influential" lobbying efforts in the US, using a range of public relations companies to help shape foreign policy issues, a report by a Washington ... Read more