In a star-studded finale, Sam celebrates marijuana, lying, and poisonous gases with help from snooker referee Michaela Tabb, Geoff from Byker Grove, and road-rage killer Tracie Andrews.
Jun 24, 2018 07:02
With a flimsy grasp of the facts, but an iron grip on the chat, News Thing brings you the news that matters and the opinions that don’t. Hosted by journalist and author Sam Delaney, each weekly episode features a panel of top comedians, a clever political guest dragged kicking and screaming from their proper job and a load of other stuff to keep you abreast of all the big issues.
Prince Charles sees a drill for the first time in his life, and there's a horse on cocaine. Plus, Chris Williamson MP defends Labour's Brexit policy. With London Hughes, Danielle Ward and Naz Osmanoglu.
Sam celebrates the return of the best-ever film franchise, and reports on the best-ever Indian fake-NASA-rice-magnet swindle. Plus Lembit Opik shares his thoughts on the House of Lords. With David Mills, Vanessa Feltz and Scott Capurro.
Ken Livingstone explains how the worst Tory government ever still managed to hold on to their council seats, and the panel assesses Kanye West's sanity. With Rants N Bants, India Willoughby and Andy Dawson.
Amber Rudd, or Amber Ruddn’t? Why Bristol is the racist capital of Britain, and Emmanuel Macron tries to get Donald Trump into bed. With Bobby Mair, Naz Osmanoglu, Rustie Lee, and Diana-biographer Andrew Morton.
The government takes on its own citizens, Cliff Richard takes on the BBC, and the iconic Kit Kat is under threat from Brexit. And Mike Joyce defends his erstwhile Smiths buddy Morrissey. With comedians Marlon Davis, Jon Holmes and Laura Lexx.