Alf Garnett

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Jacob Rees-Mogg: the Brexiteer blends Warren Mitchell’s Alf Garnett and Al Murray’s Pub Landlord with PG Wodehouse’s Gussie Fink-Nottle and Monty Python’s Upper-Class Twits. Photograph: Chris J Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The performance artist who created and sustains the absurd persona called Jacob Rees-Mogg is one of the great satirists of our times. He carries off w(...)

This week, slip into the DMs.

No one would blame Depeche Mode for slinking off into the twilight and enjoying a well-earned hiatus. Grabbing hands have been mauling them for almost(...)

Britain’s biggest buy-to-let investor Fergus Wilson who has insisted he is not racist after he banned “coloured” tenants from renting his homes because he claims they make them smell of curry. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Britain’s biggest buy-to-let investor who banned “coloured” tenants from renting his homes because he claims they make them smell of curry faces the p(...)