Jaime Lannister will never be ‘Game of Thrones’ allies with the Targaryen queen

August 10, 2017

Jaime Lannister watched as his men burned in the Loot Train Attack.Image: MACALL B. POLAY/HBO Warning: This article contains Game of Thrones spoilers of epic proportions. In the latest episode of Game of Thrones, Jaime Lannister faces the Mad King’s daughter and her army of Dothraki in a fiery battle that ends in the total annihilation of the Lannister troops. Sitting astride the mighty Drogon, Daenerys destroys the long line…

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42 of the greatest Liam Gallagher tweets of all time

Liam Gallagher's Twitter feed is a strange, wonderful place.Image: Maja Smiejkowska/REX/Shutterstock If you ever find yourself with a bit of time to kill, Liam Gallagher’s Twitter feed is a brilliant place to do it. You never know what you’ll find. It could be a cheerful snatch of song lyrics, an angry diatribe aimed at the press or the music industry or humankind in general, or more likely than any of…

August 6, 2017
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James Corden and Gordon Ramsay judge toddlers’ culinary skills in this hilarious sketch

Gordon Ramsay and James Corden lowered the age bracket and raised the stakes in this hilarious cooking competition sketch, Master Chef Junior Junior. SEE ALSO: James Corden tests out gymnastics class for his son and is instantly showed up by children In the video above, toddlers competed for the title of Master Chef Junior Junior. They were given free range in the kitchen. And things went south very quickly. Some…

August 3, 2017
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Usher Carpool Karaoke is a hilarious 13 minute adventure around LA

Despite the fact it’s called “Carpool Karaoke”, Usher and James Corden probably spend just as much time out of the car as they do in it in this episode. SEE ALSO: 15 times Carpool Karaoke was the perfect antidote to 2016 During the 13-minute clip above, the cheerful pairing learn new dance moves, clean Usher’s Hollywood star, and even help out some random strangers who are suffering with a bit…

July 28, 2017
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Host endures the most hilariously frustrating round of her game show

It’s right in front of you! Why can’t you see it? SEE ALSO: Quasimodo is a short-spined dog that got a second chance Letterbox is a game show in which contestants alternate between choosing letters and guessing a password. Host Mel Giedroyc’s mind was blown when her two gameshow contestants were the only people in the room who didn’t know the answer, including the entire audience. After a hilarious back…

July 26, 2017
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This job working with William, Kate and Harry sounds fairly decent

Image: Danny Martindale/WireImage Most of us mere mortals have made peace with the fact we’ll never live in a palace. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t get a job at the palace. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry are hiring a senior communications officer with a “particular focus on the activity of their Royal Foundation,” according to a LinkedIn job listing. SEE ALSO: William and Harry share…

July 25, 2017
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James Blunt’s tweet about Ed Sheeran’s ‘Game of Thrones’ cameo is classic James Blunt

James Blunt clearly has Ed Sheeran's back.Image: JONATHAN DI MAGGIO/EPA/REX/Shutterstock/hbo/mashable composite Ed Sheeran may be being trolled by an army of Game of Thrones fans after his cameo on the show, but that doesn’t mean he’s without his allies. Powerful allies, too. SEE ALSO: 69 times James Blunt was laugh-out-loud funny on Twitter On Tuesday night, Sheeran’s friend and fellow musician James Blunt came to the rescue on Twitter.

July 20, 2017
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The 2 most important Harrys in the world have finally met

Everyone's favourite royal bad boy, right there.Image: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images The two most important Harrys in the world have met. We can all die happy. UK royalty Prince Harry met pop royalty Harry Styles at the world premiere of Dunkirk at Odeon Leicester Square. And, the pair of princes seemed to warm to each. The prince of pop “short for popular, right?” music is making his acting debut in Christopher…

July 15, 2017
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Liam Gallagher posts 2 confusing, angry tweets about his brother and U2

Liam Gallagher has a fairly unique approach to Twitter.Image: Maja Smiejkowska/REX/Shutterstock Liam Gallagher’s Twitter feed is a confusing, angry and often very entertaining place. Unlike some big name celebrities it’s fairly clear that Liam handles his own tweets they’re all written in an impressively sweary, stream of consciousness style, and they’re pretty much all signed “LG x”. SEE ALSO: 69 times James Blunt was laugh-out-loud funny on Twitter Here’s an…

July 12, 2017
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Here’s a very adorable Tom Holland being interviewed as a kid

If you think Tom Holland (a.k.a. our new Spider-Man) is adorable now, you should see him when he was a kid. SEE ALSO: ‘Spider-Man’ Tom Holland reacts gleefully to memes about Tom Holland The clip above was published in 2009. It features an interview in which a very small, very adorable Tom Holland talks about his West End role as Billy Elliot. “I used to go to a street dance…

July 11, 2017
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That iconic ‘Sound of Music’ hilltop scene was a nightmare to film

Any fan of The Sound of Music can tell you about the urge he or she gets at the sight of a grassy open field to spread the arms, spin around in circles, and belt out “the hills are alive with the sound of music.” SEE ALSO: Julie Andrews definitely won’t appear in ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ In the video above, Julie Andrews tells Jimmy Fallon how they shot the hilltop…

July 7, 2017
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Ed Sheeran explains the reason he’s quitting Twitter

Ed Sheeran is fed up with Twitter trolls ruining his day.Image: MediaPunch/REX/Shutterstock If you’re wondering why Ed Sheeran isn’t particularly active on Twitter the majority of his recent posts have been links to Instagram, and he doesn’t post a whole lot else there’s a reason for that. From the sounds of it, Sheeran is pretty much done with the little blue bird altogether. SEE ALSO: Twitter responds to Ed Sheeran’s…

July 6, 2017
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Why do England and NI have ‘opt-in’ organ donation? – BBC News

So-called “deemed consent” has been the system in Wales since December 2015, where 6% of the population has chosen to opt out. One year on in Wales, 39 organs were transplanted through deemed consent out of a total of 160 transplants. But deemed consent does not apply to certain people including children and those who lack the capacity to understand the system. The campaign for changing the law in the…

July 4, 2017
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Adele: 6 golden moments from her tour – BBC News

Here are six classic moments that ensured it wasn’t just her vocals that her fans went home remembering. 1. The time she scolded a security guard Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Adele enlisted this selfie seeker to help her dispel insects in Auckland Marriage proposals were a regular occurrence during Adele’s concerts, much to her delight. It all began on her opening night in Belfast on 29 February last…

July 2, 2017
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Annie Lennox shares hilariously awkward email from a radio talent scout

Annie Lennox received an unusual email yesterday.Image: Ken McKay/ITV/REX/Shutterstock It’s always nice to get random appreciation for your talents. Sometimes it’s even nice to get offers based on those talents. Sometimes it’s just a bit odd, though. SEE ALSO: This British man’s email exchange with a scammer escalated hilariously Take Scottish singer Annie Lennox, for instance. On Thursday, she shared the following email from someone claiming to be a “New…

July 1, 2017
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Dad’s Twitter campaign for bullied son goes viral in the most spectacular way

The internet may be full of angry people and trolls, but sometimes it’s just plain nice. SEE ALSO: Rapper performs emotional song written by an 11-year-old to his bully On Thursday morning, Christopher Hope-Smith asked Twitter for help. His son Ollie was turning 9 soon, Hope-Smith wrote, but there was a bully who kept telling him his birthday wouldn’t be “as good as his own”. Hope-Smith had other ideas, though….

July 1, 2017
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The internet thinks the Queen’s hat looks very, very familiar

Queen Elizabeth at the State Opening Of Parliament in the House of Lords in London.Image: Carl Court – WPA Pool/Getty Images Queen Elizabeth has perched many a hat atop her regal head over the years. But today’s choice has left Brits scratching their heads about the possible hidden meaning lurking underneath it. Some people believe the hat bears a striking resemblance to the European Union flag. SEE ALSO: Feast your…

June 22, 2017
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The Queen’s birthday parade was super boring, based on Prince George’s face

Looks boring.Image: Tim Rooke/REX/Shutterstock London celebrated Queen Elizabeth II’s 91st birthday with Trooping the Colour, her annual birthday parade, on Saturday. The Queen’s great-grandson, however, was not impressed. Three-year-old Prince George watched the parade from a balcony (and behind a window) at Buckingham Palace with his family. Looks like a boring parade. Image: David Hartley/REX/Shutterstock Same. Image: Tim Rooke/REX/Shutterstock Prince George’s 4th birthday is next week, and the Queen’s real…

June 18, 2017
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Liam Payne reading out filthy fan messages is hilariously NSFW

To say that celebrities are the subject of some fairly blunt online comments would be something of an understatement. SEE ALSO: Even Liam Payne can’t talk to Jay-Z without bringing on a bodyguard One Direction singer Liam Payne knows this better than anyone. He recently took part in a new BBC Radio 1 game (the succinctly named “Perv Pad”), which involved reading out some of the most NSFW fan comments…

June 17, 2017
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General election 2017: What caused Labour’s youth vote surge? – BBC News

Labour’s adverts had consistently been shared more widely by social media users, he said. Part of this appears to be down to the difference in tone of the adverts. While the Conservatives had almost entirely focused their adverts on the strength of Prime Minister Theresa May and the weakness of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, Labour’s social media adverts had been more positive, seeking to emphasise that the party was building…

June 16, 2017
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Richard Hammond apologizes to wife and daughters after narrowly escaping a burning car

Richard Hammond was very, very lucky. SEE ALSO: Believe it or not, even esports pros get injuries While filming his Amazon series The Grand Tour in Switzerland, the Top Gear presenter lost control of his vehicle. It went down a hill and flipped before bursting into flames. Thankfully, Hammond climbed out of the car seconds before it was incinerated. He managed to come away from the accident with just a…

June 14, 2017
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David Beckham and James Corden’s Bond audition parody

Of all the people you wouldn’t want to go up against in a James Bond audition, David Beckham would probably be fairly high up the list. Not only is he a dangerously-chiselled celebrity who’s previously been rumoured as a possibility to play the next Bond, but he’s also now got actual acting experience too. SEE ALSO: David Beckham’s new tattoo looks like a classical masterpiece Still, in a recent sketch…

June 13, 2017
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The Age of ‘Not Helping’

Somewhere, someone first wrote Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and to remove all doubt. We are pretty sure it wasnt Mark Twain. It may have been Abraham Lincoln. It may have been somebody misremembering a biblical proverb, or the author of a book of rhymes for children. A Minnesota newspaper attributed it to Empeco. Wizard of Oz author L. Frank Baum may have…

June 12, 2017
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Seven celebrities who are (or were) also inventors – BBC News

Harry Connick Jr Image copyright Getty Images The Halloween star was one of cinema’s most famous scream queens before going on to show her comedic chops in A Fish Called Wanda. But the 58-year-old star of Trading Places and True Lies also holds the patent for a modified nappy with a waterproof pocket for baby wipes. “It’s called Dipe ‘N Wipe,” she revealed last year in an interview on America’s…

June 8, 2017
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James Corden is Late Night’s biggest overachiever (just not in ratings)

This guy won't be dropping the mic any time soon.Image: Getty images Late night TV is full of overachieving hosts: Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon are locked in a battle for ratings dominance (while Colbert is simultaneously locked in a snark battle with President Trump); Jimmy Kimmel will return to host the 2018 Oscars (despite this year’s controversial telecast); and James Corden is apparently trying to become the third-busiest man…

June 1, 2017
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