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# blog - Thursday 9 July, 2020

As it happened: Aston Villa v Manchester United, Premier League
# Blog
From The42
# Blog

As it happened: Aston Villa v Manchester United, Premier League

Jul 9th 2020, 7:44 PM 27,748 Views 14 Comments

United are a point from the top four after a routine win against a dejected Villa.

# blog - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

As it happened: Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid, Champions League last-16 second leg
# Blog
From The42
# Blog

As it happened: Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid, Champions League last-16 second leg

Mar 11th 2020, 7:10 PM 88,733 Views 65 Comments

A dramatic, extra-time thriller ended Liverpool’s European Cup defence.

# blog - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

As it happened: Chelsea v Liverpool, FA Cup 5th Round
# Blog
From The42
# Blog

As it happened: Chelsea v Liverpool, FA Cup 5th Round

Mar 3rd 2020, 7:18 PM 33,442 Views 15 Comments

Chelsea progressed as Liverpool lost for a third time in four games.

# blog - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Day by day, mile by mile, keep on building towards the 2017 Dublin City Marathon
# Making Progress
From The42
# Making Progress

Day by day, mile by mile, keep on building towards the 2017 Dublin City Marathon

Aug 8th 2017, 4:37 PM 3,152 Views 0 Comments

There’s a half-marathon on your agenda very soon.

# blog - Monday 10 July, 2017

It's still not too late to begin training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon!
# You've Still Got Time
From The42
# You've Still Got Time

It's still not too late to begin training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon!

Jul 10th 2017, 4:08 PM 3,147 Views 2 Comments

We’re just under 16 weeks out from the big event and if you start now, you can make it to the start line.

# blog - Friday 9 September, 2016

'Until my late 20s, I seemed to be able to eat whatever I wanted and not put on weight'
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

'Until my late 20s, I seemed to be able to eat whatever I wanted and not put on weight'

Sep 9th 2016, 4:07 PM 7,646 Views 2 Comments

You can’t out-train your diet , writes Mark Pollock.

# blog - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

'It is as vital for me as it is for an able-bodied athlete to keep paying attention to my training'
# Breakthrough
From The42
# Breakthrough

'It is as vital for me as it is for an able-bodied athlete to keep paying attention to my training'

Aug 30th 2016, 3:44 PM 1,983 Views 2 Comments

Using technology has had a massive impact on my progress and will continue to do so, writes Mark Pollock.

# blog - Sunday 15 May, 2016

They can make thousands from an Instagram post - but how transparent are Irish bloggers?
# Meet The Influencers
# Meet The Influencers

They can make thousands from an Instagram post - but how transparent are Irish bloggers?

May 15th 2016, 7:45 AM 41,239 Views 14 Comments

We asked bloggers about trust, money and advertising – and they answered.

# blog - Sunday 13 March, 2016

These sisters went from underground health food gurus to bestselling cookbook authors
# Hemsley And Hemsley
# Hemsley And Hemsley

These sisters went from underground health food gurus to bestselling cookbook authors

Mar 13th 2016, 8:45 AM 23,605 Views 15 Comments

Ever heard of courgette spaghetti? It’s because of these young women.

# blog - Sunday 6 December, 2015

New book brings Ireland's forgotten magazines to life
# Brand New Retro
# Brand New Retro

New book brings Ireland's forgotten magazines to life

Dec 6th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,194 Views 4 Comments

Flares, crimplene, and problem pages.

# blog - Sunday 1 November, 2015

A family of three have made this tiny space their home
# Tiny House
# Tiny House

A family of three have made this tiny space their home

Nov 1st 2015, 7:30 PM 71,321 Views 58 Comments

Inside the property has just 160 sq. ft. of floor space.

# blog - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

This woman's 'fat shaming' video has annoyed the entire internet
# Vlogger
# Vlogger

This woman's 'fat shaming' video has annoyed the entire internet

Sep 8th 2015, 9:52 AM 42,512 Views 89 Comments

Meet Nicole Arbour – she says it was comedy.

# blog - Saturday 15 August, 2015

This 31-year-old Irishman ditched the '9 to 5' to travel the world and is making millions on the way
# Freedom
# Freedom

This 31-year-old Irishman ditched the '9 to 5' to travel the world and is making millions on the way

Aug 15th 2015, 10:00 PM 132,544 Views 64 Comments

“The only time you set your alarm is for a flight, no boss, no schedule just the open road.”

# blog - Sunday 12 July, 2015

"Can you get out of that thing?" - Wheelchair user has cringeworthy experience dealing with Bus Éireann
# Rules Are Rules
# Rules Are Rules

"Can you get out of that thing?" - Wheelchair user has cringeworthy experience dealing with Bus Éireann

Jul 12th 2015, 9:16 PM 55,645 Views 69 Comments

Wheelchair-using customers of Bus Éireann are expected to book their seats 24 hours in advance on regional routes.

# blog - Friday 1 May, 2015

10 people who spectacularly failed at getting the joke
# Yes That's The Joke
From The Daily Edge
# Yes That's The Joke

10 people who spectacularly failed at getting the joke

May 1st 2015, 2:42 PM 10,332 Views 0 Comments

A new blog, Yes That’s The Joke, chronicles people not getting it. And it’s excruciating.

# blog - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Huge reaction to woman's open letter about being tutted for using disabled toilet
# Hidden Disability
# Hidden Disability

Huge reaction to woman's open letter about being tutted for using disabled toilet

Feb 21st 2015, 1:50 PM 38,729 Views 61 Comments

Samantha Cleasby can face prejudice because there is no outward sign of her condition.

# blog - Monday 20 October, 2014

Gerry Adams says IRA "failed victims" in how it dealt with sex abuse claims
# Mairia Cahill
# Mairia Cahill

Gerry Adams says IRA "failed victims" in how it dealt with sex abuse claims

Oct 20th 2014, 7:13 AM 16,466 Views 0 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader writes on his blog that this is a matter of profound regret for him.

# blog - Saturday 11 October, 2014

The Drunk Furniture Twitter account perfectly describes your Saturday night out
# Sofa So Good
From The Daily Edge
# Sofa So Good

The Drunk Furniture Twitter account perfectly describes your Saturday night out

Oct 11th 2014, 2:28 PM 5,706 Views 2 Comments

Who knew inanimate objects could say so much.

# blog - Monday 25 August, 2014

Opinion: Whatever way you look at it, Sexton would be money well spent by the IRFU
# Whiff Of Cordite
From The42
# Whiff Of Cordite

Opinion: Whatever way you look at it, Sexton would be money well spent by the IRFU

Aug 25th 2014, 1:00 PM 10,777 Views 37 Comments

Getting Ireland’s most important player back into the fold in time for the World Cup is excellent business.

# blog - Thursday 27 March, 2014

George R R Martin has posted a new Game of Thrones chapter online
# Game Of Thrones
From The Daily Edge
# Game Of Thrones

George R R Martin has posted a new Game of Thrones chapter online

Mar 27th 2014, 4:15 PM 3,318 Views 4 Comments

Song of words and sentences.

# blog - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

This woman has gone to extreme lengths to prove Frozen has a 'Gay Agenda'
# Let It Go
From The Daily Edge
# Let It Go

This woman has gone to extreme lengths to prove Frozen has a 'Gay Agenda'

Feb 19th 2014, 6:30 PM 4,431 Views 6 Comments

She’s not concealing her feelings when it comes to the smash hit Disney movie.

# blog - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Conor Cusack subjected to homophobic slur, says he feels 'empathy' for victimisers
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Conor Cusack subjected to homophobic slur, says he feels 'empathy' for victimisers

Feb 15th 2014, 11:52 AM 27,667 Views 77 Comments

The hurler spoke about his experiences on The Late Late Show.

# blog - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Wild Goat Is Braver Than You Pic of the Day
# Gulp
# Gulp

Wild Goat Is Braver Than You Pic of the Day

Nov 20th 2013, 3:23 PM 21,963 Views 40 Comments

Don’t look down.

# blog - Sunday 3 November, 2013

At the end of the day, this is LITERALLY the best interview you’ll ever read
# Unbelievable Jeff
From The42
# Unbelievable Jeff

At the end of the day, this is LITERALLY the best interview you’ll ever read

Nov 3rd 2013, 10:00 AM 9,563 Views 6 Comments

We chat to Adam Hurrey, aka @FootballCliches, about the success of his top, top Twitter account.

# blog - Monday 10 June, 2013

Comedian hits back after husband racially abused in her hometown
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Comedian hits back after husband racially abused in her hometown

Jun 10th 2013, 12:54 PM 50,102 Views 126 Comments

Tara Flynn created a comedy sketch about a ‘racist B&B’ after her husband was subjected to racist abuse.

# blog - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Tumblr $1 billion deal sparks talk on next big tech target
# Next Big Thing
# Next Big Thing

Tumblr $1 billion deal sparks talk on next big tech target

May 26th 2013, 9:30 AM 8,076 Views 4 Comments

“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.”

# blog - Friday 21 December, 2012

Instagram apologises and reverts back to old ads policy
# Instagram
# Instagram

Instagram apologises and reverts back to old ads policy

Dec 21st 2012, 1:02 PM 7,573 Views 19 Comments

A change in policy sparked a backlash from users who were worried that their pictures could be used in advertisements.

# blog - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Interview: Every week, 500 people send their secrets to Frank Warren. Here's why.
# PostSecret
# PostSecret

Interview: Every week, 500 people send their secrets to Frank Warren. Here's why.

Dec 8th 2012, 8:30 AM 10,589 Views 5 Comments

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.

# blog - Friday 20 July, 2012

Provincial matters: Ulster's Adam D'Arcy with his take on pre-season prep
# Player Diary
From The42
# Player Diary

Provincial matters: Ulster's Adam D'Arcy with his take on pre-season prep

Jul 20th 2012, 9:49 AM 588 Views 0 Comments

“Everyone is determined to continue on the success of last season and hopefully bring some trophies back to Ravenhill,” says the full back.

# blog - Friday 13 July, 2012

US social media account in China disappears
# China
# China

US social media account in China disappears

Jul 13th 2012, 1:45 PM 5,184 Views 16 Comments

A microblogging account belonging to the US consulate has disappeared overnight.

# blog - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Nine-year-old raises almost £70,000 after council banned her blog
# School Dinners
# School Dinners

Nine-year-old raises almost £70,000 after council banned her blog

Jun 17th 2012, 7:45 AM 5,501 Views 6 Comments

Martha Payne was told by a local council to stop uploading pictures of her school meals to her blog.

# blog - Thursday 7 June, 2012

China to tighten Internet control with new rules
# China
# China

China to tighten Internet control with new rules

Jun 7th 2012, 2:40 PM 2,209 Views 5 Comments

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.

# blog - Monday 28 May, 2012

Opinion: Leinster can overcome double blow to land three in a row
# Kingpins
From The42
# Kingpins

Opinion: Leinster can overcome double blow to land three in a row

May 28th 2012, 2:35 PM 470 Views 0 Comments

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.

# blog - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai
# Sand2Snow
From The42
# Sand2Snow

One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai

May 22nd 2012, 10:02 AM 1,336 Views 0 Comments

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.

# blog - Monday 19 March, 2012

Who are Ireland's hottest hunks? (There's a hint to the side)
# Fine Things
From The Daily Edge
# Fine Things

Who are Ireland's hottest hunks? (There's a hint to the side)

Mar 19th 2012, 11:14 AM 9,269 Views 28 Comments

Irish beauty blog Beaut.ie 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…

# blog - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Poignant blog chronicles joy of Belgian children before crash
# Swiss Crash
# Swiss Crash

Poignant blog chronicles joy of Belgian children before crash

Mar 15th 2012, 10:40 AM 2,317 Views 3 Comments

Students posted pictures and wrote messages to their families in a blog set up by a teacher in the days before the fatal crash.

# blog - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Keyboard warriors: Rugby bloggers from Wales and Ireland line out for a gchat debate
# Friendly Discussion
From The42
# Friendly Discussion

Keyboard warriors: Rugby bloggers from Wales and Ireland line out for a gchat debate

Feb 2nd 2012, 5:40 PM 1,342 Views 7 Comments

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.

# blog - Friday 9 September, 2011

Twitter hits 100 million users
# Twitter
# Twitter

Twitter hits 100 million users

Sep 9th 2011, 3:18 PM 301 Views 8 Comments

From seven to 100 million. Twitter says it now has 100 million active users around the world.

# blog - Friday 26 August, 2011

Next stop, Ellen? Dublin Rose gets some love from Perez Hilton
# Rot11
From The Daily Edge
# Rot11

Next stop, Ellen? Dublin Rose gets some love from Perez Hilton

Aug 26th 2011, 1:22 PM 3,118 Views 38 Comments

A video of the self-taught hip hop dancing Rose has been featured on an influential US gossip blog – but not everyone’s a fan of her moves.

# blog - Sunday 31 July, 2011

Gallery: Celine Dion shuts down 'Ridiculous Pictures of Celine Dion' blog...
# Celine Dion't
From The Daily Edge
# Celine Dion't

Gallery: Celine Dion shuts down 'Ridiculous Pictures of Celine Dion' blog...

Jul 31st 2011, 2:26 PM 6,947 Views 7 Comments

Warning: This story features pictures of Celine Dion, which may or may not be ridiculous, and video which is very, very ridiculous…

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