Author Archives: Paul Sinha

About Paul Sinha

Trundling along, quizzing,joking and watching a lot of sport.

A quick Fringe guide……….

I’m not doing Edinburgh this year. That is three years in a row. I have my reasons, and I am confident that I will be up in 2015. In the meantime the following people are risking everything in the hope … Continue reading

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Thank you.

 This is directed at the England football squad , and it’s something that I suspect you have not heard that often recently. Thank you. Thanks for trying your best at the end of a long season. The Liverpool contingent had … Continue reading

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World Cup 2014. The players to watch.

It is here. World Cup 2014 is upon us, the  poor have been stowed away, Sepp Blatter’s every pronouncement cements his position as Tool of the Millennium, and there is no doubt that the next few weeks are going to … Continue reading

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Ukip if you want to.

  I have always been openly.patriotic. A lot of people sneer at the idea of being passionate about an accident of birth. I cheerfully accept that it’s not for everyone. But I have long felt gratitude for decisions made by … Continue reading

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Football. Bloody hell.

As has been well documented, it has been a roller coaster season for a Liverpool fan. Starting the Premier League season as 33-1 outsiders, a series of amazing performances meant that the frankly impossible became possible. And then reality, and … Continue reading

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Club Comedy – a defence

A few weeks ago I won my first ever comedy award, after several surprise nominations. I am Club Comedian of the Year, according to respected industry website Chortle. Although I am perfectly aware that I am not the best out … Continue reading

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The problem with panel shows.

 Last year I was chatting to an effervescent bright young comic at a party when he mentioned that he was doing Mock the Week later in the week. As he said the words , I didn’t feel envy as I … Continue reading

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The lower offer.

I’m “celebrating” two anniversaries this week , not entirely unconnected. It is my fifth year on twitter , and this week marks the 500th episode of The Chase. Thanks to the Chase my twitter  is a lot busier than it … Continue reading

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The gay man’s guide to Sochi

It is upon us at last. The 2014 Winter Olympics. The gay games. Russia’s brutal macho posturing and backward fuckwittedness plays host to hot men in tight outfits in what is little more than an ice cold version of Strictly. … Continue reading

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Nothing but plugs.

 I’m in bed. In Doha. Six days of sloth and overeating are taking their toll. The gig starts in an hour and a bit. Just enough time to plug my three tour shows which are taking place next week. 1. … Continue reading

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