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#Irony

# irony - Thursday 6 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 of the most ironic little things that ever happened in Ireland Sweet Irony

11 of the most ironic little things that ever happened in Ireland

A little toooooo ironic, yeah I really do think.

# irony - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

# irony - Monday 19 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 things we’re all still trying to figure out Haven't A Notion

7 things we’re all still trying to figure out

How DO they get the figs into the fig rolls though?

# irony - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge A Noah screening was cancelled due to a flood in a cinema Oh Noah

# irony - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Unfortunate pothole-filling crew manage to get stuck in giant pothole Hole-y Moly

# irony - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 times Rubberbandits truly represented Limerick as City of Culture Limerick

6 times Rubberbandits truly represented Limerick as City of Culture

Limerick’s greatest cultural export?

# irony - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Wal-Mart is selling an Occupy Wall Street poster

Though an outside vendor is selling the item on the company’s marketplace, a lot of people still found it ironic.

# irony - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Hoping to watch this afternoon’s Freedom of Information debate? Well, the Oireachtas website has crashed…

Staff are working to fix the problem and hope to have it corrected “as soon as possible”.

# irony - Friday 6 September, 2013

FF Senator opens Dáil’s Private Members’ Bar replica in Co Roscommon

Terry Leyden said former boss Charlie Haughey “would be there in spirit” while Mary O’Rourke would be there in person.

# irony - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

From The Score So it turns out the Newcastle fan who punched a horse is an animal lover Irony

So it turns out the Newcastle fan who punched a horse is an animal lover

The unemployed factory worker has apologised for his actions at the weekend.

# irony - Friday 8 March, 2013

From The Score Your ‘How Times Have Changed’ File Pic Of The Day Irony

Your ‘How Times Have Changed’ File Pic Of The Day

This pic was taken in 2004, when Rooney was Britain’s hottest footballing prospect.

# irony - Thursday 26 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Well, that’s ironic: Bearsville, NY home repeatedly ransacked by bears Irony

Well, that’s ironic: Bearsville, NY home repeatedly ransacked by bears

The Knowles family’s home in Bearsville, upstate New York, has been having some rather ironic visitors…

# irony - Monday 11 June, 2012

McGuinness to inherit Adams’ old British title under SF reorganisation

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness will become the new Crown Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead.

# irony - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Mark Zuckerberg holidays in Vietnam… where Facebook is banned Irony

Mark Zuckerberg holidays in Vietnam… where Facebook is banned

Zuckerberg spent Christmas Eve in the popular tourist destination Ha Long Bay but he may have had trouble logging on…

# irony - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

‘Secret’ Anglo-Irish Treaty of 6 December 1921 now online

Today, the buzzwords are financial sovereignty. Exactly 90 years ago today, this treaty led to bitter war over Irish sovereignty.

# irony - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

From Business ETC Apple co-founder’s latest phone: a Google Android device Irony

Apple co-founder’s latest phone: a Google Android device

Steve Wozniak has shown himself to be a tech enthusiast no matter what the brand is.

# irony - Monday 21 November, 2011

# irony - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

From The Score The making of a Twitter legend: top 20 #seanobrienfacts Irony This post contains images

The making of a Twitter legend: top 20 #seanobrienfacts

A certain player was venerated ad nauseam following Ireland’s consummate progress into the World Cup quarter finals. Here are the best of the tweets dedicated to that player.

# irony - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

From The Score NASCAR driver loses driving licence for 45 days… for speeding Irony

NASCAR driver loses driving licence for 45 days… for speeding

Kyle Busch, who currently leads the championship standings, was caught driving a borrowed car at 128mph in a 45mph zone.

# irony - Friday 12 August, 2011

Cameron using Irish mercenaries to fight UK riots, says Libya

A news caption on Libyan state TV claims “Cameron’s brigades” are being backed up by “mercenaries” from Ireland and Scotland.

# irony - Friday 10 June, 2011

IMF invited us to course on ‘identifying systemic risk’ – three days after it started talking about a bailout

Central Bank governor Patrick Honohan was invited to attend an IMF course, days after pre-bailout correspondence began.

# irony - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

From Business ETC WikiLeaks founder calls Facebook an “appalling spying machine” Irony

WikiLeaks founder calls Facebook an “appalling spying machine”

The founder of the world’s most notorious secret-sharing website believes Facebook is going a step too far.