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Dublin: 14 °C Monday 21 April, 2014

Culture - Today’s News

Poll: Would you welcome a ban on mobile phones in restaurants? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you welcome a ban on mobile phones in restaurants?

Or should basic manners dictate the practice?

Column: Never waste the lessons of a good recession – capitalise on creative vision

Communities and economies thrive on creative thought and vision – our dancers, writers, thinkers, performers, artists create so much return on the small investments made in them.

Culture - Yesterday’s News

The Week in Photos: Water world Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Water world

This is the week that was, in photos …

Culture - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel Prize-winning writer, has died RIP

Column: Cinema’s enduring fascination with mental disorders can be a force for good

Negative and inaccurate depictions of those living with mental health problems has led to misunderstanding and fear, but there is hope on the horizon.

Culture - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Banksy has painted a new mural – but nobody knows where it is Art

Culture - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Those swords you see on Game of Thrones? They were actually made in Dublin Game Of Thrones

Those swords you see on Game of Thrones? They were actually made in Dublin

All the way to Westeros from the Northside…

Culture - Sunday 13 April, 2014

The Week in Photos: Marked Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Marked

This is the week that was, in photos …

From The Daily Edge 36 ways to cheat your way through any TV conversation Better Call Saul

36 ways to cheat your way through any TV conversation

Game of Thrones, The Wire, Girls… they’re all here.

From ‘The Floozie’ to Father Ted: Dublin’s park sculptures in 10 fascinating facts

Did the statue to ‘yer man in Fairview ever get his head glued back on? Where is ‘Floozie in the Jacuzzi’ these days?… And what on Earth is ‘Nightmare on Duck Street’?

Culture - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Pics: Spiderman, an Ewok and some impressive hairdos…the MCM Ireland Comic Con I Wanna Be Your Fantasy This post contains images

Pics: Spiderman, an Ewok and some impressive hairdos…the MCM Ireland Comic Con

The horse show it wasn’t at the RDS today.

From The Daily Edge 10 wonderful clips that PROVE Craig Ferguson was robbed of the Letterman gig… Celtic Solidarity

10 wonderful clips that PROVE Craig Ferguson was robbed of the Letterman gig…

He has a robot skeleton sidekick, a pantomime horse… and a Peabody Award (somehow).

Culture - Friday 11 April, 2014

Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole books, has died RIP

Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole books, has died

The author died at home at the age of 68.

Culture - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as host of The Late Show The Late Show

Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as host of The Late Show

Letterman announced his plans to retire from the US talk show last week.

Culture - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Watch Frank Kelly tell a great short story over a pint

‘Dog Pound’ has the Father Ted actor relate a real aul’ shaggy dog tale.

Culture - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Fifi Trixibelle Geldof pays emotional tribute to ‘beautiful baby sister’ Peaches RIP

Fifi Trixibelle Geldof pays emotional tribute to ‘beautiful baby sister’ Peaches

The mother of two was found dead in her home yesterday afternoon.

Culture - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Game of Thrones described by people who’ve never seen Game of Thrones You Know Nothing

Game of Thrones described by people who’ve never seen Game of Thrones

TheJournal.ie and DailyEdge.ie staff do their best to explain the TV show.

The Week in Photos: Cluster Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Cluster

This is the week that was, in photos …

From The Daily Edge 14 things you need to know to make sense of Game of Thrones Cheat Sheet

14 things you need to know to make sense of Game of Thrones

A Song of Catch Ups and Short Cuts.

Culture - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 young Irish actors who could be on the brink of global stardom IFTAs

8 young Irish actors who could be on the brink of global stardom

Saoirse Ronan and co had better watch their backs.

Culture - Friday 4 April, 2014

Fancy yourself as a street artist? The Temple Bar Company want to hear from you

Four lanes in Dublin’s Temple Bar are set for an artistic makeover.

From The Daily Edge Bruce Forsyth has quit Strictly Come Dancing Strictly Come Dancing

Bruce Forsyth has quit Strictly Come Dancing

Tess Daly will keep dancing without her co-host of 10 years.

Culture - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Noah Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Noah

Cinema trip this weekend? DailyEdge.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

Culture - Sunday 30 March, 2014

The Week in Photos: Blush Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Blush

This is the week that was, in photos …

From The Daily Edge This Post Will Decide Your Next TV Box Set Box Set Binge

This Post Will Decide Your Next TV Box Set

How to follow up True Detective, House of Cards, Sherlock and more of this year’s most-talked about TV shows.

Culture - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 essential Irish remedies for everyday ailments FLAT 7UP

9 essential Irish remedies for everyday ailments

It’ll work wonders, sure just give it a go.

Culture - Sunday 23 March, 2014

The Week in Photos: True colours Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: True colours

This is the week that was, in photos …

Column: Why do British and American attitudes to dictionaries differ?

There may be a story to tell about social class and dictionaries in the two countries, with the American publishers marketing to the aspirational, and the British ones to the arrived, writes Lynne Murphy.

VIDEO: Schoolkids make The Hunger Games – Catching Fire as Gaeilge

Aibhleog Splaince was created by 22 Sixth Class pupils and their teacher for Seachtain na Gaeilge.

Culture - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge OutKast, Beck and Portishead to headline Electric Picnic 2014 EP2014

Culture - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Column: A novel approach to exploring Irish history

Comic book writer Sean Michael Wilson discusses the value and challenges of depicting history in graphic novels.

University of Glasgow disprove Blarney Stone myths (spoilsports)

Researchers tested a 19th century microscopic slice of the rock to see what they could find out.

Culture - Sunday 16 March, 2014

The Week in Photos: Guiding Light Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Guiding Light

This is the week that was, in photos…

Culture - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Could Mona Lisa have been a feminist who wanted more women in the Church?

One amateur art historian believes he has the story behind that smile…

From The Daily Edge Dublin used to have 56 different cinemas. Here are some of the lost ones. At The Movies

Dublin used to have 56 different cinemas. Here are some of the lost ones.

Practically every little suburb had its own cinema. Is yours still there?

Culture - Friday 14 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Northern Ireland is Vanity Fair’s new cover star Norn Iron Throne

Northern Ireland is Vanity Fair’s new cover star

Are ya well? Because you’re lookin’ well.

Culture - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Under the Skin Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Under the Skin

Cinema trip this weekend? DailyEdge.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

From The Daily Edge “In A World…”: The voice of your favourite movie trailers has died RIP

“In A World…”: The voice of your favourite movie trailers has died

RIP Hal Douglas, one of Hollywood’s greats.

This Irish short animation took big prize at SXSW

Coda, a hand-animated film with a wry look at death, took two years to make.

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