Twitter Has Doubled Its Character Count, Now We’re Twice as Anxious

Whether this is a good or a bad thing depends on how much you hate yourself.


The Seven Ages of Your DJing Life

From awkward adolescence through to early retirement, here's how every DJ's time on earth pans out.


I Spent a Day Following WikiHow's Guide to Teenage Fun

To be fair, New Zealand is pretty. But if you're not hiking or binge drinking, what the hell is there to do?


​All the Reasons Summer Is the Worst

Let's get real about summer.


In Conversation with Armando Iannucci About ‘The Armando Iannucci Shows’ and Nothing Else

Chatting with one of the greatest minds in British comedy about his most overlooked series.


Here's the Seven Worst Guys You’ll Meet Talking About Dance Music Online

An illustrated guide to your online rave community.


What Life Is Like As an Amateur Comic On the Open-Mic Circuit

Not a lot of money and crippling self doubt: what's the draw of being a stand-up?


Gordon Holden Photographs Life's Serendipities

Why did you take a photos of spillages on the floor? "Because you know, life's messy."


On Pluto, Poop and Planetary Decline

A brief history of the onetime planet, from its days sharing a name with a laxative to its current celebrity status.


Why Is it So Hard to Make a Funny Video Game?

Last year was a bumper one for hilarious games, but humour is often a barrier developers can't seem to clear.


Remembering Peter Cook: 'The Funniest Man Who Ever Drew Breath'

The actor, comedian and Private Eye proprietor passed away 20 years ago today. We talked to Ian Hislop and Clive Anderson about his legacy.


The Worst Types of People I Met While Working in a Crap Pub

Three men walked into a bar... and they were all pricks.