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Meltdown

# meltdown - Friday 28 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge Alec Baldwin goes batsh** on Twitter, threatens reporter Meltdown

Alec Baldwin goes batsh** on Twitter, threatens reporter

He wasn’t happy about an article in the Daily Mail.

# meltdown - Thursday 30 May, 2013

From The Score Rory McIlroy’s terrible season is getting even worse Swoosh

Rory McIlroy’s terrible season is getting even worse

Nike’s poster boy is going to miss the cut if he doesn’t cop on.

# meltdown - Thursday 16 May, 2013

From The Score Tennis player’s epic rant includes hijacking a TV camera and threatening to retire

# meltdown - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Back again: Iceland re-elects the parties blamed for causing financial meltdown

Iceland’s voters flocked back to the two parties ousted in 2009 after presiding over the worst financial crisis ever to hit the country.

# meltdown - Monday 10 December, 2012

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault

Geologists say an existing Japanese nuclear plant may be sited over an active seismic fault – indicating that it will probably have to be scrapped.

# meltdown - Friday 12 October, 2012

Japan’s TEPCO admits downplaying tsunami risk

It said it had played down the risks to the facility of a tsunami for fear of the political, financial and cost to reputation.

# meltdown - Monday 24 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Video: Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day loses it in on-stage rant Stage Rage

# meltdown - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

From The Score Redknapp starts Pompey rescue mission… by ringing Kanu IOU

Redknapp starts Pompey rescue mission… by ringing Kanu

‘It would be a disaster if this club went out of business,’ the former Fratton Park boss said today.

# meltdown - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

From The Score One and done: Serena crashes out in French Open first round Meltdown

One and done: Serena crashes out in French Open first round

World number 111 Virginie Razzano of France stunned the 13-time Grand Slam winner on a dramatic evening in Roland Garros.

# meltdown - Saturday 7 April, 2012

From The Score Nick Faldo: Tiger has lost his mind at the Masters Meltdown

Nick Faldo: Tiger has lost his mind at the Masters

The three-time Augusta winner is no stranger to the art of exaggeration.

# meltdown - Monday 2 April, 2012

From The Score Kim misses one-foot putt for major victory Fail

Kim misses one-foot putt for major victory

Poised to clinch victory at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, the Korean whiffed a headline-grabbing wide.

# meltdown - Monday 30 January, 2012

From The Score Stanley’s cruel collapse hands Snedeker an unexpected win Meltdown

Stanley’s cruel collapse hands Snedeker an unexpected win

A triple-bogey eight on the final hole cost Kyle Stanley his shot at the Farmers Insurance Open last night.

# meltdown - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

From The Score You can not be serious: Nalbandian attacks ‘stupid’ umpire Dangerous Dave

You can not be serious: Nalbandian attacks ‘stupid’ umpire

The Argentine looked ready to edge an epic second round encounter with John Isner until the umpire intervened

# meltdown - Friday 16 December, 2011

Nine months on, Japan says Fukushima nuclear plant is stable

Experts have noted the plant remains vulnerable to more problems and it will take decades to decommission following March’s devastating earthquake and tsunami.

# meltdown - Friday 14 October, 2011

From Business ETC BlackBerry users consider switching brands Blackberry Crumble

BlackBerry users consider switching brands

The smartphone company experienced a number of outages this week, which frustrated many customers. Now a survey says some have already bought new phones – and others are thinking of moving from BlackBerry.

# meltdown - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

From The Score Pat Perez makes children cry Meltdown

Pat Perez makes children cry

PGA Tour golfer Pat Perez has found himself at the centre of a storm of controversy after he was caught reducing a young autograph hunter to tears on live television.

# meltdown - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

From The Score In the swing: why G-Mac and Rory’s meltdowns are different beasts entirely Caddy Shack

In the swing: why G-Mac and Rory’s meltdowns are different beasts entirely

Neil Cullen uses this week’s column to take a closer look at Graeme McDowell’s final-day collapse at The Players.

# meltdown - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Slideshow: The world remembers Chernobyl Chernobyl This post contains images

Slideshow: The world remembers Chernobyl

People from Ukraine to South Korea gathered today at memorial services to mark the 25th anniversary of the world’s worst nuclear accident.

# meltdown - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

From The Score In the swing: McIlroy’s caddy has many questions to answer Caddy Shack

In the swing: McIlroy’s caddy has many questions to answer

Now that the dust has settled on Sunday’s drama at Augusta National, Neil Cullen takes a look back at where it all went wrong for Rory McIlroy.

# meltdown - Monday 11 April, 2011

From The Score Day of promise ends in disappointment for McIlroy Heartbreak

Day of promise ends in disappointment for McIlroy

An eight-over par round of 80 cost Rory McIlroy his dreams of a first Major victory at the US Masters in Augusta.

# meltdown - Monday 4 April, 2011

Glaciers melting faster now than at any point in past 350 years

New study tracks changes over entire period from the “Little Ice Age” of 1650.

# meltdown - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know: radiation levels outside Japanese plant reach dangerous levels; Enda Kenny facing first Taoiseach’s questions today; and apparently it takes $7.5m to really feel wealthy.

# meltdown - Friday 22 October, 2010

From The Daily Edge BBC editor flips out, destroys protest sign (video) Meltdown

BBC editor flips out, destroys protest sign (video)

Presenter calmly presented his piece to camera before grabbing sign and smashing it.

# meltdown - Friday 24 September, 2010

From The Score Magners League Meltdown Magners League

Magners League Meltdown

Connacht and Ulster ready the troops ahead of inter-provincial derby, Leinster miss Jonny again and Munster miss The Bull.

# meltdown - Friday 17 September, 2010

From The Score Airtricity League Meltdown Meltdown

Airtricity League Meltdown

On form Bohs and Bray play in the FAI Cup, as well as off-form Shams and Galway. Shels could go third, while Derry need a win to go top of 1st Division again.

From The Score Magners League Meltdown Meltdown

Magners League Meltdown

Quinlan set for 200th cap, Leinster recall plethora of internationals, Trimble back for Red Hand and Connacht make a measly ONE change.

# meltdown - Saturday 4 September, 2010

From The Daily Edge Arizona governor has total meltdown on TV debate (video) Meltdown

Arizona governor has total meltdown on TV debate (video)

Ten seconds of uninterrupted TV silence that Jan Brewer will want to forget.