Russell Brand kicked out of GQ awards for mentioning Hugo Boss made Nazi uniforms

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By Rebekah Rhoden in Video on Thursday 12 September 2013

You might not be Russell Brands‘ biggest fan, but this video will definitely give you an appreciation for his witty truth-telling. While speaking at GQ’s Man of the Year Awards, Brand made a joke about how Hugo Boss, one of the event’s sponsors, earned a hefty profit from selling uniforms to Nazis during WWII. [watch his awesome speech below]

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The London Perambulator: a film by Nick Papadimitriou

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By Adam Wells in New Film on Monday 12 November 2012

Use the next 45 minutes of your life to get to know Nick Papadimitriou – a man whose life is dedicated to exploring and archiving areas beyond the permitted territories of the high street. This film features Russell Brand, Iain Sinclair and Will Self. Well worth your time.

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Is Katie Perry too big for Sesame Street?

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By Casper Johansson in Video on Tuesday 28 September 2010

Russell Brand has defended Katie Perry’s honour with admirable humour following her somewhat out-sized appearance (or non-appearance, as the case may be) on Sesame Street the other week. He Tweeted to his nearly 1.5 million followers: ‘Today’s Sesame Street will not be brought to you by the number 34 or the letter D’ and ‘Can […]

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