David Baddiel

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New laws would hold Netflix to account after ‘shocking’ Jimmy Carr joke
Nadine Dorries and anti-hate groups condemn comic’s joke about Roma and the Holocaust in Netflix special

Jedidajah Otte

05, Feb, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Maureen Lipman: my opinion on casting was not an attack on Helen Mirren | Letter
Letters: If the ethnicity or gender of the character drives the role then that ethnicity should be prioritised, writes Maureen Lipman

Letters

12, Jan, 2022 @6:36 PM

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David Baddiel: The book that changed me? John Berger’s Ways of Seeing
The comedian and writer on growing up with Billy Bunter, the beauty of John Updike, and why Middlemarch is the greatest novel written in English

David Baddiel

07, Jan, 2022 @10:00 AM

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The week in TV: Santa Inc; And Just Like That…; David Baddiel: Social Media, Anger and Us; Impeachment: American Crime Story
Seth Rogen’s new Christmas comedy is funniest when it’s not being filthy; Samantha isn’t the only thing missing as Carrie and co return to the small screen; and David Baddiel goes to social media’s dark side

Barbara Ellen

19, Dec, 2021 @9:30 AM

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David Baddiel: Social Media, Anger and Us review – the twisted truth about Twitter and TikTok
Fire-bombed families and brain scans feature in the comedian’s fascinating profile about social media – which reveals what really happens to your body when you’re hopelessly addicted

Rebecca Nicholson

13, Dec, 2021 @10:30 PM

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David Baddiel and his daughter on his social media addiction: ‘it can reward and punish you’
Despite the abuse and anger, the comedian spent hours a day online. But then his daughter Dolly became dangerously drawn in. Was it time for a rethink?

Hadley Freeman

11, Dec, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Antisemitism row forces Royal Court theatre to change name of character
Criticism from David Baddiel and others prompts about-turn on play due to open this week

Vanessa Thorpe

06, Nov, 2021 @5:55 PM

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Norm Macdonald made you laugh by doing almost nothing | David Baddiel
The Canadian standup, most famous for Weekend Update on Saturday Night Live, could make the familiar feel strange and new

David Baddiel

15, Sep, 2021 @2:01 PM

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‘That’s a belter!’ Three Lions and football singalongs storm the charts
Volley of fan favourites including Sweet Caroline and Atomic Kitten’s Whole Again climb the table ahead of Sunday’s Euros final

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

09, Jul, 2021 @5:00 PM

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From New Order to Chris Kamara: England’s best and worst tournament songs
England football songs have run the gamut of emotions from misty-eyed hope to the musical expression of deep psychological malaise

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

09, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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How we made Three Lions: David Baddiel and Ian Broudie on England’s Euro 96 anthem
‘I heard German fans singing it after they knocked England out. I had to resist throwing a TV out of the window’

David Baddiel and Rich Pelley

07, Jun, 2021 @1:47 PM

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Never stopped me dreaming: how Euro 96 illuminated our world
Twenty-five years ago, when football last came home, the Euros captured the hope and spirit of the time. Is there any chance this year’s tournament can do the same?

Simon Hattenstone

05, Jun, 2021 @7:00 AM

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