Comedy Archive

Beano sends cease-and-desist letter to Jacob Rees-Mogg asking him to stop masquerading as one of their characters
Beano has asked Jacob Rees-Mogg – who is often jokingly referred to as a walking, talking caricature of poshness – to stop masquerading as one of its cartoon characters.

The children’s comic alleged that the politician and their character Walter Brown are more alike than coincidence allows for, and accused the MP of “copyright infringement” on Twitter. Walter Brown, the infamous enemy of Dennis …