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Eurovision – RTE to run an enquiry this week as to how the songs are picked?

No doubt there were many thousands of us cringing behind the sofa, as we watched Ireland being eliminated in what was a lacklustre second semi Final, with the exception of the Bearded Lady, who was brilliant and humble. It’s tragic … Continue reading

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As Hogan cracks his eggs we find he’s no Fanny Cradock…#Irishwater

Oh no! Not another celebrity cookery show. Hulk Hogan’s Omelettes De jour will see Phil joining Nigella, Nevin, Dylan, Marco Pierre and all the other kitchen icons, in the frontline of the food business. But for the show to be a … Continue reading

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Bertie Ahern got his mug on the cover of….

Amazingly and brazenly, Bertie Ahern got his mug on the cover of prestigious Millennium Millionaire, [UAE’s equivalent to Forbes Magazine], a magazine that is read almost exclusively by the rich, the powerful and the sophisticated. At thirty grand a pop … Continue reading

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John Lennon was assassinated by odd-ball, psychopath Mark Chapman, thirty three years ago….

John Lennon was assassinated by odd-ball, psychopath Mark Chapman, thirty three years ago, last Saturday [8th December], gunned down as he strolled from his limo to the entrance of his New York home, the Dakota Apartments on the posh upper … Continue reading

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We are Japanese if you please……

Luckily Big Phil Hogan had no reason to be on Enda Kenny’s trade mission to Japan. Had big Phil come bursting through the door, his heft might have alarmed the locals into thinking Godzilla had been hired, at a six figure … Continue reading

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Technology. Multitasking can be bad for your health don’t tweet and chew gum…..

Hold your breath I may have pulled it off. At very least I have him rattled. I’m talking about Siri; that disembodied know-all irritating voice that physically represents nowhere in the world, an amalgam of accents, rolled together into a … Continue reading

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Dinosaurs…Last Sunday, in the snug of a pub in Stoneybatter, I was reacquainted with the core of my being….

Last Sunday, in the snug of a pub in Stoneybatter, I was reacquainted with the core of my being, the essence of my existence. This reconnection was neither planned nor anticipated and I suspect it is probably something that happens … Continue reading

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