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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 16°C

# Blog

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Republic of Ireland vs Slovakia, 2023 World Cup qualifier
A poor Irish performance yielded a disappointing 1-1 draw at Tallaght Stadium.
Tottenham Hotspur vs Liverpool, Premier League
Liverpool snapped their winless streak with a 3-1 win at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Aston Villa v Manchester United, Premier League
United are a point from the top four after a routine win against a dejected Villa.
Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid, Champions League last-16 second leg
A dramatic, extra-time thriller ended Liverpool’s European Cup defence.
Chelsea v Liverpool, FA Cup 5th Round
Chelsea progressed as Liverpool lost for a third time in four games.
Day by day, mile by mile, keep on building towards the 2017 Dublin City Marathon
There’s a half-marathon on your agenda very soon.
It's still not too late to begin training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon!
We’re just under 16 weeks out from the big event and if you start now, you can make it to the start line.
'Until my late 20s, I seemed to be able to eat whatever I wanted and not put on weight'
You can’t out-train your diet , writes Mark Pollock.
'It is as vital for me as it is for an able-bodied athlete to keep paying attention to my training'
Using technology has had a massive impact on my progress and will continue to do so, writes Mark Pollock.
They can make thousands from an Instagram post - but how transparent are Irish bloggers?
We asked bloggers about trust, money and advertising – and they answered.
These sisters went from underground health food gurus to bestselling cookbook authors
Ever heard of courgette spaghetti? It’s because of these young women.
New book brings Ireland's forgotten magazines to life
Flares, crimplene, and problem pages.
A family of three have made this tiny space their home
Inside the property has just 160 sq. ft. of floor space.
This woman's 'fat shaming' video has annoyed the entire internet
Meet Nicole Arbour – she says it was comedy.
This 31-year-old Irishman ditched the '9 to 5' to travel the world and is making millions on the way
“The only time you set your alarm is for a flight, no boss, no schedule just the open road.”
"Can you get out of that thing?" - Wheelchair user has cringeworthy experience dealing with Bus Éireann
Wheelchair-using customers of Bus Éireann are expected to book their seats 24 hours in advance on regional routes.
10 people who spectacularly failed at getting the joke
A new blog, Yes That’s The Joke, chronicles people not getting it. And it’s excruciating.
Huge reaction to woman's open letter about being tutted for using disabled toilet
Samantha Cleasby can face prejudice because there is no outward sign of her condition.
Gerry Adams says IRA "failed victims" in how it dealt with sex abuse claims
The Sinn Féin leader writes on his blog that this is a matter of profound regret for him.
The Drunk Furniture Twitter account perfectly describes your Saturday night out
Who knew inanimate objects could say so much.
Opinion: Whatever way you look at it, Sexton would be money well spent by the IRFU
Getting Ireland’s most important player back into the fold in time for the World Cup is excellent business.
George R R Martin has posted a new Game of Thrones chapter online
Song of words and sentences.
This woman has gone to extreme lengths to prove Frozen has a 'Gay Agenda'
She’s not concealing her feelings when it comes to the smash hit Disney movie.
Conor Cusack subjected to homophobic slur, says he feels 'empathy' for victimisers
The hurler spoke about his experiences on The Late Late Show.
Wild Goat Is Braver Than You Pic of the Day
Don’t look down.
At the end of the day, this is LITERALLY the best interview you’ll ever read
We chat to Adam Hurrey, aka @FootballCliches, about the success of his top, top Twitter account.
Comedian hits back after husband racially abused in her hometown
Tara Flynn created a comedy sketch about a ‘racist B&B’ after her husband was subjected to racist abuse.
Tumblr $1 billion deal sparks talk on next big tech target
“All the big internet companies that have money are potential buyers. Then it depends on what they want to be and how much they are willing to pay.”
Instagram apologises and reverts back to old ads policy
A change in policy sparked a backlash from users who were worried that their pictures could be used in advertisements.
Interview: Every week, 500 people send their secrets to Frank Warren. Here's why.
From peeing in the shower to secretly not loving their wife, PostSecret has become a trove of secrets on the web. Founder Frank Warren, who is speaking in Dublin today, explains why he does it.
Provincial matters: Ulster's Adam D'Arcy with his take on pre-season prep
“Everyone is determined to continue on the success of last season and hopefully bring some trophies back to Ravenhill,” says the full back.
US social media account in China disappears
A microblogging account belonging to the US consulate has disappeared overnight.
Nine-year-old raises almost £70,000 after council banned her blog
Martha Payne was told by a local council to stop uploading pictures of her school meals to her blog.
China to tighten Internet control with new rules
China’s government plans to extend nationwide a requirement for microblog users to register with their real names as part of a sweeping update of rules governing the Internet.
Opinion: Leinster can overcome double blow to land three in a row
The lads at Whiff of Cordite have called on Leinster to lift their chins and focus on a season that was a missed conversion from glory.
One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai
Five countries, three deserts and one mountain range will be crossed by the fundraising duo by the time they reach the east coast of China.
Who are Ireland's hottest hunks? (There's a hint to the side)
Irish beauty blog went on the search this year to find out who Ireland’s hottest men are. The result, 50 Fine Things, shows that Irish women (and men) have quite varied tastes…
Poignant blog chronicles joy of Belgian children before crash
Students posted pictures and wrote messages to their families in a blog set up by a teacher in the days before the fatal crash.
Keyboard warriors: Rugby bloggers from Wales and Ireland line out for a gchat debate
We called in the finest online rugby writers Ireland and Wales had to offer and boy did they give us their thoughts ahead of Sunday’s big game.
Twitter hits 100 million users
From seven to 100 million. Twitter says it now has 100 million active users around the world.