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Downing Street calls Jimmy Carr's Holocaust joke ‘deeply disturbing’ and 'unacceptable'
A spokesperson for the UK government said it is “toughening measures” for online platforms that don’t tackle harmful content.
New laws would hold Netflix to account over Carr’s Holocaust joke, says UK Culture Secretary
Nadine Dorries said the joke was ‘shocking and abhorrent and unacceptable’.
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CNN accidentally used footage of Jimmy Carr pretending to work in Starbucks for a story
The footage was from a 2012 sketch where Jimmy worked as a barista for a day.
SDLP politician Jimmy Carr quits council over lewd photos scandal
A Sunday newspaper carried a front-page story yesterday claiming Carr had posted pictures on a ‘swingers’ site.
TV, air travel and underpants: the week in numbers
Plus – how TDs are fast becoming an endangered species, and how much Hollywood’s leading ladies can command per film.
VIDEO: Jimmy Carr takes on criticisms over tax avoidance
The comedian slagged himself off on last night’s episode of 8 Out Of 10 Cats on Channel 4.
Jimmy Carr apologises for 'terrible error of judgement' over tax avoidance scheme
Carr had been protecting £3.3 million annually by channelling funds through a Jersey-based company.
Fireworks display under investigation following UK crash
Police are investigating the possibility that black smoke seen on the M5 may have been connected to a fireworks display at a nearby rugby club.