TheJournal.ie uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 2 °C Friday 30 January, 2015

Culture - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Inherent Vice Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Inherent Vice

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

“If Ray D’Arcy doing an Ant n’ Dec-style show is what’s required, well sure look they’ll decide”

Ray D’Arcy’s arrival at RTÉ has people talking. But will Brendan O’Connor be unseated as part of a weekend reshuffle?

SPONSORED

Culture - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

“10% of all civil servants should be proficient in the Irish Language”

According to a report by a culture and Gaeltacht committee anyway…

From The Daily Edge Here’s the Irish film that’s the toast of the Sundance Film Festival COYBIG

Here’s the Irish film that’s the toast of the Sundance Film Festival

Brooklyn is winning rave reviews at the film festival.

Culture - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 signs that you were once a teenage grunger All The Small Things

10 signs that you were once a teenage grunger

Wallet chains and skate shoes. \m/

From The Daily Edge Are these the 10 best Irish songs of 2014? Meteor Choice

Are these the 10 best Irish songs of 2014?

The Meteor Choice Irish Song of the Year nominations are out.

Culture - Monday 26 January, 2015

Tom Petty is now getting royalties from Sam Smith’s ‘Stay With Me’

A dispute over similarities between a Petty single and Smith’s Stay With Me was settled out of court.

From The Daily Edge Guess which musician played the lowest-earning gig at the 3Arena last year? He's Beautiful

Guess which musician played the lowest-earning gig at the 3Arena last year?

The highest-earning gig is also pretty surprising.

Culture - Sunday 25 January, 2015

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

The Week in Photos: Light Up

This is the week that was, in photos…

Culture - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge How Well Do You Remember Kids TV From the 90s? TCC

How Well Do You Remember Kids TV From the 90s?

90s kid? Step right in.

Culture - Friday 23 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Emma Watson: ‘The world is held back because women aren’t equal’ Heforshe

Emma Watson: ‘The world is held back because women aren’t equal’

The actress and UN Goodwill Ambassador gave another powerful speech at the World Economic Forum this morning.

Culture - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 surprising facts about how Irish people watch telly On The Box

7 surprising facts about how Irish people watch telly

TV: Teacher, mother, secret lover.

Culture - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From Business ETC Minted Netflix is aiming for global domination Stay Classy Planet

Minted Netflix is aiming for global domination

The online streaming service is planning to speed up its expansion as total subscribers passed 57 million in 2014

Gun maker to boycott Liam Neeson after his curse-filled anti-gun tirade

The Taken star said private gun owership in the US is a “f***ing disgrace”.

Culture - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 of the greatest Deirdre Barlow moments from Coronation Street Deirdre Barlow

Culture - Monday 19 January, 2015

VIDEO: Here’s what it would look like if they filmed the Sopranos in Dublin… Woke Up This Mornin This post contains videos

Here’s why everyone’s talking about this drama about the Royal Family

It’s Queen Liz, but not as you know her.

Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4′s Famine sitcom?

The Famine itself wasn’t funny, but a comedy based in that era might be.

From The Daily Edge RTÉ investigating ‘plagiarised’ Charlie monologue Ortolan

RTÉ investigating ‘plagiarised’ Charlie monologue

A speech from the second episode was allegedly lifted from an article by a US journalist.

Culture - Sunday 18 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The Hardest Friends Quiz Ever Quiz

The Hardest Friends Quiz Ever

Do you know your transponsters from your Phalanges?

The Week in Photos: Me, Myself and I The Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Me, Myself and I

This is the week that was, in photos…

From The Daily Edge 27 statues: A glorious history of the Irish at the Oscars Representin'

27 statues: A glorious history of the Irish at the Oscars

Every single one of our winners in one handy list.

Culture - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge ‘We go into a room as two people, sign a book and leave as one’: Stephen Fry is married Wedding Bells

‘We go into a room as two people, sign a book and leave as one’: Stephen Fry is married

Like his engagement announcement, Fry told the world of the marriage through a tweet.

Ever wanted to become a movie character? This is what it’s like*

*You may find yourself apologising to someone afterwards.

The Oscars president has responded to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy

Cheryl Boone Isaacs says she would like diversity to improve, but refused to condemn this years nominations.

Did this famous Irish designer nearly fall into obscurity because of chauvinism?

Eileen Gray was known for her pioneering work within architecture’s Modern Movement.

Culture - Friday 16 January, 2015

Opinion: This year’s Oscars were a decidedly white affair

The Academy’s (94% white) voters indisputably snubbed creative talent by non-white actors and directors this year.

Culture - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Ruth Rendell ‘critical’ in hospital after stroke

The British writer has published more than 60 books in a career spanning five decades.

Poll: Do we need the IFTAs? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do we need the IFTAs?

The Oscar nominations are out today, but what’s happening with Ireland’s ceremony? No-one seems to know.

Culture - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Not everyone is happy about Woody Allen’s new TV show

It hasn’t been made yet, but there is a lot of commentary about it online.

Culture - Monday 12 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Aaron Paul tackles essential Irish slang… and fails miserably Yeah B*tch
From The Daily Edge Downton Abbey star’s emotional speech about rape storyline has got the internet talking Golden Globes
From The Daily Edge Could Frank Underwood be taking on Russia in House of Cards season 3? Putin On The Ritz

Could Frank Underwood be taking on Russia in House of Cards season 3?

A character in the brand new trailer looks very like a certain world leader.

From The Daily Edge 10 moments you need to know about from last night’s Golden Globes Best Moments

10 moments you need to know about from last night’s Golden Globes

Forget the winners. These are the real talking points.

From The Daily Edge Here are all the winners of this year’s Golden Globes Golden Globes

Here are all the winners of this year’s Golden Globes

Last night’s ceremony was not short of surprises.

Culture - Sunday 11 January, 2015

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

The Week in Photos: Free

This is the week that was, in photos…

Six actors who underwent amazing transformations for movies

And you thought you worked hard for the money…

18 libraries every book-lover should visit in their lifetime

From Baroque masterpieces to stark timber and glass structures — these incredible buildings are certain to distract you from whatever you’re reading.

1 2 3 4 5