mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: Hitler Sings! And the First Irish Moon-shot

More from Spike Milligan. And if that wasn’t enough, Spike can make fun of his homeland too. (Though I think he’s actually making fun of the stereotypes.) Alltop doesn’t like the sound of these boncentration bamps.

mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: The Goon Show: Tales of Men’s Shirts

Before Monty Python, there was The Goon Show. I love the way that when Spike Milligan does anything, he breaks the rest of the Goons up. This is their penultimate radio performance, which also happened to be televised, and is, … Continue reading →

The Skwib: Spike Milligan makes fun of Hitler & Prince Charles

Of course, you could always check out his memoir too, Adolf Hitler, My Part in His Downfall. Alltop is willing to grovel for your laughs.

The Skwib: The Labour Party’s response to Margaret Thatcher

Actual footage (was used in this bit.) Alltop is all actual footage.

The Skwib: There’s a fly in my soup

I’m not sure if this is racist or not, but it’s certainly not PC. Go Spike! Love Spike’s commitment to the bit at the end! Alltop is also an equal-opportunity offender.

The Skwib: Weather forecast for the UK

A lot of systems moving to the south in the United Kingdom these days. Alltop enjoys moving south.

The Skwib: Click Clunk — you’ll never have a bath again

Alltop doesn’t see no need for bathing.

The Skwib: Hitler Sings!

Fifty-one seconds of pure Spike Milligan joy! Alltop has humor too.

The Skwib: I hate it when I get an attack of the Arrr-Jim-Lads

Surreal enough for you? Spike Milligan was a genius. Alltop has NO idea what is going on.