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# oops - Monday 26 August, 2013

From The Score Careful now: IndyCar driver takes out 3 members of competitor’s pit crew Oops

Careful now: IndyCar driver takes out 3 members of competitor’s pit crew

Someone forgot their L plates on Sunday.

# oops - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From The Score Real Madrid put Bale shirts up for sale – reports Oops

Real Madrid put Bale shirts up for sale – reports

Madrid were apparently caught counting their chickens this evening.

# oops - Friday 16 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Drunk Chinese man nearly shipped to Los Angeles Contain Yourself

Drunk Chinese man nearly shipped to Los Angeles

It’s the hangover story to beat.

# oops - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Police reply to man looking for a spliff on Twitter Busted

Police reply to man looking for a spliff on Twitter

He wasn’t serious though…seriously.

Here’s what happened with THAT error in the Leaving Cert Maths paper

The State Examinations Commission said today that approximately 4 per cent of candidates had been impacted by the error.

# oops - Sunday 11 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge The very best of the Garda Traffic Twitter account Road Rage

The very best of the Garda Traffic Twitter account

As well as being useful, it’s surprisingly entertaining…

# oops - Thursday 1 August, 2013

From The Score Warrior seem to have broken Liverpool’s bad language policy with kit launch Oops

Warrior seem to have broken Liverpool’s bad language policy with kit launch

It hasn’t been the best of times for the Reds’ latest kit-maker, has it?

# oops - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge This dog needs to go back to dog school Doggy Don't

This dog needs to go back to dog school

He’s missed one of the basics.

# oops - Friday 26 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Company left with 5,000 unsold plates after predicting royal princess Oops

Company left with 5,000 unsold plates after predicting royal princess

Get yisser royal princess souvenirs, 50 for 149.

# oops - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Forbes journalist apologises for mistakenly saying Michael D Higgins is gay

The journalist has described it as “the worst error” he has ever made.

# oops - Monday 22 July, 2013

More people are locking their keys inside their cars

The AA has warned motorists not to be complacent when it comes to vehicles during the hot weather.

# oops - Sunday 21 July, 2013

US jets drop bombs on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Officials from both the US and Australia have said there was no harm done to the environment.

# oops - Thursday 18 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Insane dominoes world record display Taking A Tumble

WATCH: Insane dominoes world record display

We can’t look away.

# oops - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

# oops - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Observer newspaper pulls front page story about the NSA

The source quoted in the front page story has become known for his views that US President Barack Obama is secretly gay and that the Boston bombing suspects were government agents.

# oops - Friday 21 June, 2013

Quinn demands investigation into Leaving Cert Maths mistakes

The minister says the SEC has two jobs now: to ensure no student suffers as a result of the error, and to stop it recurring.

# oops - Friday 14 June, 2013

From The Score Lee Westwood is foiled by a wicker basket Oops

Lee Westwood is foiled by a wicker basket

It was bound to happen sooner or later.

# oops - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Explainer: Here’s the problem with the Leaving Cert honours maths paper

Warning: the following article contains trigonometry.

From The Score ‘Women should shut up in public’ – Australian manager’s sexist gaffe Oops

‘Women should shut up in public’ – Australian manager’s sexist gaffe

Socceroos boss Holger Osieck shocked reporters during his press conference.

# oops - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Marking of Leaving Cert Maths papers ‘will reflect time lost by students’

Science minister Sean Sherlock believes the State Examinations Commission will ensure no student loses out over the error.

Further errors in Leaving Cert maths exams highlighted

Students say they were asked questions that were not on their syllabus.

# oops - Monday 10 June, 2013

Errors discovered in Leaving Cert Maths and Junior Cert CSPE papers

The English version of a Maths question mistakenly inserted an extra number – which meant two answers are possible.

# oops - Monday 27 May, 2013

# oops - Friday 24 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Make sure you don’t do this while out dancing this weekend Dancefloor Disaster

Make sure you don’t do this while out dancing this weekend

The ultimate mortifying dancefloor moment

# oops - Saturday 11 May, 2013

From The Score Andrew Trimble misses his kick, falls on his face instead Oops

Andrew Trimble misses his kick, falls on his face instead

Well, that’s embarrassing…

# oops - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Historian Niall Ferguson apologises for ‘stupid’ remarks about Keynes

Harvard historian Niall Ferguson had suggested that Keynes didn’t think enough about what happens to future generations because he had no children and was gay.

# oops - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Man almost makes a meal out of cat Cat For Dinner
From The Daily Edge Typo of the Day: Austerity hits Ireland’s budget for World Food Programme Austerity

# oops - Saturday 30 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 things you’ve probably bought but never used We've All Done It

9 things you’ve probably bought but never used

You definitely own at least three of these.

# oops - Friday 29 March, 2013

From The Score Test your maturity by watching this TV host introduce his guest Peter as “Penis” Oops

Test your maturity by watching this TV host introduce his guest Peter as “Penis”

Wouldn’t happen with Billo and the lads, that’s for sure.

# oops - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge Pop divas and funny faces: A beginner’s guide Scarlet For Yiz

Pop divas and funny faces: A beginner’s guide

Beyoncé isn’t the only one prone to making a few funny expressions on stage

# oops - Monday 28 January, 2013

From Business ETC Twitter’s new video app accidentally puts porn as its ‘Editor’s Pick’ Oops

Twitter’s new video app accidentally puts porn as its ‘Editor’s Pick’

Vine users were surprised to see six seconds of smut as an editorial choice – which Twitter has blamed as ‘human error’.

From Business ETC Iceland did not need to repay Dutch and UK savers, says court Financial Crisis

Iceland did not need to repay Dutch and UK savers, says court

A European court ruled today that Iceland was entitled to refuse to pay immediate deposit guarantees to savers when a major bank collapsed.

# oops - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 funny wrong answers kids have given on tests Oops This post contains images

8 funny wrong answers kids have given on tests

What is a nitrate? You might be surprised…

# oops - Monday 21 January, 2013

From The Score Surprised Tiger missed the cut last weekend? You probably haven’t seen this awful drive Oops

# oops - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Polish Prime Minister embarrassed by Irish photo blunder

Prime Minister Donald Tusk launched a major initiative to promote Polish families – but used a photograph of Irish people by mistake.

# oops - Saturday 8 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge 7 premature celebrity autobiographies Oops

7 premature celebrity autobiographies

Write a memoir at the ripe old age of 16? Sure why not.

# oops - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Russia briefly bans YouTube ‘by mistake’

YouTube briefly appeared on the list of banned addresses today – but officials in Russia blamed a technical error.

# oops - Thursday 8 November, 2012

From The Score Joakim Noah ‘regret’ after trying 3-pointer to win burgers for Bulls fans Oops

Joakim Noah ‘regret’ after trying 3-pointer to win burgers for Bulls fans

Bulls fans can get a free Big Mac if the team scores 100 points in a home win, so when the ball fell to Noah with three seconds left, there was only one thing to do.

# oops - Thursday 18 October, 2012

From Business ETC Google shares plunge as bad results are released prematurely Oops

Google shares plunge as bad results are released prematurely

Shares fell more than 9 per cent in Google after it mistakenly filed its latest earnings too early.