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Wednesday 27 December, 2017

50 Irish women who absolutely killed it in 2017
# Who Run The World
From The Daily Edge
# Who Run The World

50 Irish women who absolutely killed it in 2017

Dec 27th 2017, 7:00 PM 22,277 Views 17 Comments

(Might be slightly more than 50.)

Friday 22 December, 2017

Why Piers Morgan's obsession with Emily Ratajkowski is just plain old sexist
# Give It A Rest
From The Daily Edge
# Give It A Rest

Why Piers Morgan's obsession with Emily Ratajkowski is just plain old sexist

Dec 22nd 2017, 5:00 PM 7,509 Views 6 Comments

“It’s creepy and paternalistic to tell a woman what she can and can’t wear, and it’s cynical to use photos of her to try undermine her feminism.”

Thursday 21 December, 2017

4 events for... doing New Year's Eve with a difference
# Auld Lang Syne
# Auld Lang Syne

4 events for... doing New Year's Eve with a difference

Dec 21st 2017, 9:53 AM 1,286 Views 0 Comments

Don’t know how you’re ringing in 2018? You could do worse than any of these…

11 striking photos of beautiful old-style shopfronts around Ireland
# Snapshot
# Snapshot

11 striking photos of beautiful old-style shopfronts around Ireland

Dec 21st 2017, 9:53 AM 3,934 Views 0 Comments

Trevor Finnegan is a graphic designer on a mission: to highlight the beauty of traditional Irish shopfronts.

'Some people think it's trendspotting. It is in its b*****ks': How beloved Dublin boozer MVP came to be
# Culture Magazine
# Culture Magazine

'Some people think it's trendspotting. It is in its b*****ks': How beloved Dublin boozer MVP came to be

Dec 21st 2017, 9:53 AM 2,971 Views 0 Comments

The dog-friendly pub that specialises in cocktails and spuds.

Double Take: The facts behind *that* unmissable tiger mural in Waterford
# Easy Tiger
# Easy Tiger

Double Take: The facts behind *that* unmissable tiger mural in Waterford

Dec 21st 2017, 9:53 AM 1,994 Views 0 Comments

RAWRRRR.

'We're more intimate': How small Irish cinemas are fighting back against blockbuster screens
# Going To The Pictures
# Going To The Pictures

'We're more intimate': How small Irish cinemas are fighting back against blockbuster screens

Dec 21st 2017, 9:52 AM 9,482 Views 1 Comment

Running an independent cinema is tough – but there is a new appetite for a more personal touch.

Tuesday 19 December, 2017

4 events foodies should check out this Christmas
# Foodies
# Foodies

4 events foodies should check out this Christmas

Dec 19th 2017, 10:23 AM 1,315 Views 0 Comments

Love food? In Ireland over Christmas? Look no further.

'It's a little museum full of wonders': The magic of Levis' Corner House in Ballydehob
# Story Of My Pub
# Story Of My Pub

'It's a little museum full of wonders': The magic of Levis' Corner House in Ballydehob

Dec 19th 2017, 10:10 AM 2,374 Views 0 Comments

And how the landlady once told Kevin Costner he’d never make it as an actor.

16 photos that sum up Irish nightlife before Christmas... as captured by Instagram users
# Just The One
# Just The One

16 photos that sum up Irish nightlife before Christmas... as captured by Instagram users

Dec 19th 2017, 10:09 AM 4,000 Views 0 Comments

‘Tis the season.

Double Take: Have you seen these 'Headache Well' signs in north Tipperary?
# Headache Well
# Headache Well

Double Take: Have you seen these 'Headache Well' signs in north Tipperary?

Dec 19th 2017, 10:09 AM 1,163 Views 0 Comments

Here’s why they’re there. (And why we could all do with one.)

'Amazon's an off-licence, and we're your local pub': How Ireland's independent bookshops staged a surprise comeback
# Books Glorious Books
# Books Glorious Books

'Amazon's an off-licence, and we're your local pub': How Ireland's independent bookshops staged a surprise comeback

Dec 19th 2017, 10:09 AM 4,572 Views 5 Comments

We meet the people running great indie bookshops in the age of the Kindle.

Sunday 17 December, 2017

Here's what happened when I asked every TD in Ireland if they liked Love Actually
# Love Actually
From The Daily Edge
# Love Actually

Here's what happened when I asked every TD in Ireland if they liked Love Actually

Dec 17th 2017, 6:00 PM 11,666 Views 9 Comments

Leo Varadkar’s a fan, but are his colleagues? We found out.

Friday 15 December, 2017

In a year of horror, let's hear it for these 13 celebrities who used their power for good in 2017
# Random Acts Of Kindness
From The Daily Edge
# Random Acts Of Kindness

In a year of horror, let's hear it for these 13 celebrities who used their power for good in 2017

Dec 15th 2017, 5:00 PM 6,969 Views 1 Comment

More of this in 2018, please.

Tuesday 12 December, 2017

4 events for... anyone who still hasn't finished their Christmas shopping
# Sponsored By Schweppes
# Sponsored By Schweppes

4 events for... anyone who still hasn't finished their Christmas shopping

Dec 12th 2017, 10:32 AM 433 Views 0 Comments

From markets to pop-ups, there’s something for every Christmas shopper.

21 sparkling photos of the best Christmas light displays all over Ireland
# Snapshot
# Snapshot

21 sparkling photos of the best Christmas light displays all over Ireland

Dec 12th 2017, 9:29 AM 2,650 Views 1 Comment

All of the most dazzling, twinkling lights around the country.

'Like stepping into the 1900s': Morrissey's in Abbeyleix is a glorious time capsule
# The Story Of My Pub
# The Story Of My Pub

'Like stepping into the 1900s': Morrissey's in Abbeyleix is a glorious time capsule

Dec 12th 2017, 9:29 AM 2,824 Views 3 Comments

Like all good pubs, it started out as a grocery shop and shebeen.

Double Take: The story behind these brightly-coloured CS Lewis murals in Belfast
# Narnia
# Narnia

Double Take: The story behind these brightly-coloured CS Lewis murals in Belfast

Dec 12th 2017, 9:28 AM 1,100 Views 0 Comments

Have you ever wondered how they got there?

The Rise of the Instagram Restaurant: How your feed is changing your food
# Instagram Feeds
# Instagram Feeds

The Rise of the Instagram Restaurant: How your feed is changing your food

Dec 12th 2017, 9:28 AM 4,672 Views 5 Comments

Restaurants and cafés are using innovative decor to get noticed on Instagram. Here’s how it works.

Friday 8 December, 2017

Why it's no longer enough for actors like Kate Winslet to play dumb on the Woody Allen issue
# Woody Allen
From The Daily Edge
# Woody Allen

Why it's no longer enough for actors like Kate Winslet to play dumb on the Woody Allen issue

Dec 8th 2017, 5:09 PM 10,898 Views 4 Comments

“We can’t encourage women to speak up and then block our ears when listening to them proves inconvenient.”

Friday 1 December, 2017

For the love of God, please stop giving out about Saoirse Ronan's accent
# Accent Truthers
From The Daily Edge
# Accent Truthers

For the love of God, please stop giving out about Saoirse Ronan's accent

Dec 1st 2017, 5:00 PM 48,781 Views 13 Comments

Accusing Saoirse Ronan of having a ‘fake’ Dublin accent smacks of begrudgery.

Friday 24 November, 2017

How this conversation between Maeve Higgins and Des Bishop illustrates the obstacles facing women in comedy
# Uncomfortable
From The Daily Edge
# Uncomfortable

How this conversation between Maeve Higgins and Des Bishop illustrates the obstacles facing women in comedy

Nov 24th 2017, 5:00 PM 24,351 Views 53 Comments

“Who knows how many women were discouraged from pursuing comedy after experiencing sexism?”

Friday 17 November, 2017

'Forgive me for not wanting to hear Mel Gibson's thoughts on sexual harassment on The Late Late Show'
# Mel Gibson
From The Daily Edge
# Mel Gibson

'Forgive me for not wanting to hear Mel Gibson's thoughts on sexual harassment on The Late Late Show'

Nov 17th 2017, 5:14 PM 30,192 Views 27 Comments

Why it’s an insult to women everywhere to have Mel Gibson on The Late Late Show.

Friday 10 November, 2017

'Look at Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder's careers, and tell me double standards don't exist'
# Double Standards
From The Daily Edge
# Double Standards

'Look at Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder's careers, and tell me double standards don't exist'

Nov 10th 2017, 5:00 PM 121,078 Views 19 Comments

Why aren’t men in Hollywood held to the same standards as women?

Friday 27 October, 2017

Caitriona Perry and Keelin Shanley didn't get their new jobs because of 'political correctness'
# Six One
From The Daily Edge
# Six One

Caitriona Perry and Keelin Shanley didn't get their new jobs because of 'political correctness'

Oct 27th 2017, 5:05 PM 5,997 Views 18 Comments

“Anyone who believes they got the gig because they are women is failing to take into account the fact that they have three decades of experience between them.”

Sunday 22 October, 2017

Should social influencers feel obliged to speak out on Repeal The 8th?
# Repeal The 8th
From The Daily Edge
# Repeal The 8th

Should social influencers feel obliged to speak out on Repeal The 8th?

Oct 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 4,876 Views 4 Comments

There have been calls for social influencers to speak out on Repeal The 8th – but is that their responsibility?

Friday 20 October, 2017

Why Say Yes To The Dress Ireland is exactly the type of escapist fluff we need right now
# Say Yes To The Dress
From The Daily Edge
# Say Yes To The Dress

Why Say Yes To The Dress Ireland is exactly the type of escapist fluff we need right now

Oct 20th 2017, 5:00 PM 6,863 Views 1 Comment

I’m saying yes to the dress.

Friday 13 October, 2017

'A message to any man who thinks women are too sensitive nowadays: wake up and read the bloody news'
# The Week That Was
From The Daily Edge
# The Week That Was

'A message to any man who thinks women are too sensitive nowadays: wake up and read the bloody news'

Oct 13th 2017, 5:00 PM 11,724 Views 36 Comments

A look back on a horrible week for women.

Friday 6 October, 2017

25 years on, here's why Sinead O'Connor deserves praise for ripping up a photo of the Pope
# To Sinead
From The Daily Edge
# To Sinead

25 years on, here's why Sinead O'Connor deserves praise for ripping up a photo of the Pope

Oct 6th 2017, 5:00 PM 25,057 Views 11 Comments

“She spoke truth to power at a time when it was unfashionable and paid a hefty price for it.”

Friday 29 September, 2017

The story behind Britney's iconic global warming/Lady Gaga tweet and what it tells us about Twitter six years on From The Daily Edge

The story behind Britney's iconic global warming/Lady Gaga tweet and what it tells us about Twitter six years on

Sep 29th 2017, 5:00 PM 40,821 Views 1 Comment

Does anyone think global warming is a good thing?

Friday 22 September, 2017

Why Nadine Coyle is currently executing an absolutely flawless comeback
# Making Me A Gemini
From The Daily Edge
# Making Me A Gemini

Why Nadine Coyle is currently executing an absolutely flawless comeback

Sep 22nd 2017, 5:00 PM 9,416 Views 2 Comments

Wee Nadine is back :’)

Friday 15 September, 2017

From Vanessa Hudgens to George Hook - ten years of victim blaming
# Victim Blaming
From The Daily Edge
# Victim Blaming

From Vanessa Hudgens to George Hook - ten years of victim blaming

Sep 15th 2017, 5:00 PM 14,919 Views 10 Comments

Let’s do better by victims of sexual crimes.

Friday 8 September, 2017

Why the 'In a world full of Kardashians, be a Diana' meme does nothing but damage women
# In A World Of Kardashians
From The Daily Edge
# In A World Of Kardashians

Why the 'In a world full of Kardashians, be a Diana' meme does nothing but damage women

Sep 8th 2017, 5:00 PM 37,077 Views 7 Comments

How about we just let women be who they want to be?

Friday 1 September, 2017

Are Taylor Swift and Karlie Kloss still mates?... it's The Dredge
# The Dredge
From The Daily Edge
# The Dredge

Are Taylor Swift and Karlie Kloss still mates?... it's The Dredge

Sep 1st 2017, 12:35 PM 6,450 Views 0 Comments

All the best of the day’s celebrity filth.

Here's why people are raging at L'Oréal UK for dropping their first ever trans model
# Not A Good Look
From The Daily Edge
# Not A Good Look

Here's why people are raging at L'Oréal UK for dropping their first ever trans model

Sep 1st 2017, 11:22 AM 9,557 Views 31 Comments

L’Oréal UK has dropped the first ever trans woman to front their campaign after comments she made about racism and white privilege.

Prince's sisters are having a full on feud about whether or not purple was his favourite colour
# The Purple One
From The Daily Edge
# The Purple One

Prince's sisters are having a full on feud about whether or not purple was his favourite colour

Sep 1st 2017, 10:30 AM 2,878 Views 2 Comments

WHAT IS THE TRUTH?

Rubberbandits are encouraging fans going to their Vicar Street gig to attend the March For Choice
# Sound Lads
From The Daily Edge
# Sound Lads

Rubberbandits are encouraging fans going to their Vicar Street gig to attend the March For Choice

Sep 1st 2017, 8:32 AM 4,002 Views 6 Comments

G’wan the lads.

Thursday 31 August, 2017

Conor McGregor has broken his social media silence following his fight with Mayweather... it's The Dredge
# The Dredge
From The Daily Edge
# The Dredge

Conor McGregor has broken his social media silence following his fight with Mayweather... it's The Dredge

Aug 31st 2017, 12:14 PM 7,686 Views 0 Comments

All the best of the day’s celebrity filth.

Here's what you need to know about Michelle Visage, the Ireland's Got Talent judge that has everyone buzzing
# Michelle Visage
From The Daily Edge
# Michelle Visage

Here's what you need to know about Michelle Visage, the Ireland's Got Talent judge that has everyone buzzing

Aug 31st 2017, 11:09 AM 17,866 Views 3 Comments

It’s time to get acquainted with Michelle Visage, Ireland.

There is *finally* a music video for iconic Gaeltacht banger An Dreoilín
# An Dreoilin
From The Daily Edge
# An Dreoilin

There is *finally* a music video for iconic Gaeltacht banger An Dreoilín

Aug 31st 2017, 9:33 AM 7,160 Views 0 Comments

FINALLY.