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#Boom!

# boom - Saturday 21 December, 2013

From The42 LeBron James jumped OVER 6ft 5in Ben McLemore for this slam dunk last night Bringing The Heat This post contains videos

LeBron James jumped OVER 6ft 5in Ben McLemore for this slam dunk last night

“Sucks that it was him, too,” consoled King James after Miami Heat scorched Sacramento Kings.

# boom - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

From The42 Aleksandar Kolarov's cracking free kick helps Man City earn win Boom!

Aleksandar Kolarov's cracking free kick helps Man City earn win

They Premier League side are taking on Leicester in the Capital One Cup.

# boom - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Damien Kiberd: We recover part of our sovereignty - but banks still losing their senses

The target borrower for banks is often a high net worth individual living overseas: ordinary owner-occupiers can go and whistle.

# boom - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: The most explosive goalkeeper training drill we've ever seen Boom!

VIDEO: The most explosive goalkeeper training drill we've ever seen

Do not try this at home, kids.

# boom - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

From The42 Early bird Wilshere takes Arsenal to brink of last 16 Boom! This post contains videos

Early bird Wilshere takes Arsenal to brink of last 16

The Gunners’ midfielder scored two goals in a game for the first time.

# boom - Saturday 23 November, 2013

From The42 Stop the voting, the Try of the Year is here Boom!

Stop the voting, the Try of the Year is here

Take a bow New Zealand

# boom - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 worrying signs that Ireland has developed 'notions' Notions

9 worrying signs that Ireland has developed 'notions'

Remember what happened last time?

# boom - Friday 18 October, 2013

From The42 Barnes & McCarthy reach last 16 of World Boxing Championships Boom!

Barnes & McCarthy reach last 16 of World Boxing Championships

But there was disappointment for Ray Moylette though.

# boom - Sunday 29 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge These are the tiny, everyday things that make you feel incredible Boom!

These are the tiny, everyday things that make you feel incredible

The small things that make you an UNDENIABLE bad-ass.

# boom - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge This boomtime poster of Bertie Ahern with bling sums up the Celtic Tiger Pimp My Party

This boomtime poster of Bertie Ahern with bling sums up the Celtic Tiger

Yes, it was an actual campaign for Ógra Fianna Fáil membership. Yes, it’s for sale. Yes, it would be perfect for your living room.

# boom - Sunday 8 September, 2013

From The42 Gabby Agbonlahor nails Louis from 1 Direction in Petrov's charity match Boom!

Gabby Agbonlahor nails Louis from 1 Direction in Petrov's charity match

The internet wants vengeance, Gabby.

# boom - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The42 This is the best American football tackle you'll see all pre-season Boom!

# boom - Sunday 11 August, 2013

From The42 Bolt + lightning = the coolest picture of the decade Boom!

# boom - Saturday 10 August, 2013

From The42 Just a 51-yard double cutback touchdown run Boom! This post contains videos

Just a 51-yard double cutback touchdown run

Because preseason.

# boom - Sunday 21 July, 2013

From The42 Just a 450-yard drive to within six foot of the hole at the Open This post contains videos

Just a 450-yard drive to within six foot of the hole at the Open

This, from Charl Schwartzel yesterday, was more than a little special.

# boom - Saturday 20 July, 2013

From The42 Chris Froome lashes out at fan at Tour de France

Chris Froome lashes out at fan at Tour de France

Normally we don’t condone this kind of thing. Normally.

# boom - Monday 8 July, 2013

From The42 The best MMA knockout of the weekend came from... Cork Boom! This post contains videos

The best MMA knockout of the weekend came from... Cork

We didn’t see this punch in the latest Man of Steel.

# boom - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Fireworks in the US have shrunk over decades

Urban sprawl means organisers have to rein it in.

# boom - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Developer being pursued by Ulster Bank among protest group that halted Allsop auction

A group of protesters forced the cancellation of the distressed property sale at Dublin’s Shelbourne Hotel, after gaining access to the auction room.

# boom - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge This may be the best insult you'll ever hear Protoplasmic

This may be the best insult you'll ever hear

…and it was said by Boris Johnson.

# boom - Monday 10 June, 2013

From The42 Here’s how you celebrate a shocking knock out This post contains videos

Here’s how you celebrate a shocking knock out

Some punch though, in fairness.

# boom - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

From The42 Donegal's first goal against Tyrone caused a minor earthquake Kablamo

Donegal's first goal against Tyrone caused a minor earthquake

A local school captured the reaction of the crowd on their seismometer.

# boom - Thursday 23 May, 2013

From The42 Chuck Norris says Tim Tebow is his favourite player Boom!

Chuck Norris says Tim Tebow is his favourite player

We’ve seen his movies, so we’re not arguing with him.

# boom - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Katherine Jenkins owns the Daily Mail after unkind marathon article Boom!

Katherine Jenkins owns the Daily Mail after unkind marathon article

World says, ‘You go Glen Coco.’

# boom - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

420 apartments up for sale for €70 million in Dublin city

The apartments are up for sale after receivers were brought in.

# boom - Friday 5 April, 2013

From The42 Doug Anderson is very good at dunking a basketball This post contains videos

Doug Anderson is very good at dunking a basketball

And that’s why he was crowned the college basketball slam Dunk champion on Thursday.

# boom - Saturday 16 March, 2013

From The42 Just a 360 degree dunk, no biggie Boom! This post contains videos

Just a 360 degree dunk, no biggie

Tennessee’s Jordan McRae pulls off a spectacular dunk.

# boom - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Check out this golazo from... Djimi Traoré? Boom! This post contains videos

VIDEO: Check out this golazo from... Djimi Traoré?

Djimi’s winning matches.

# boom - Friday 15 February, 2013

Planning applications down 17 per cent as construction remains in doldrums

Donegal was the only county which saw an increase in planning applications in 2012.

# boom - Saturday 2 February, 2013

From The42 Being 5'5" tall doesn't stop Porter Maberry from making massive dunks

Being 5'5" tall doesn't stop Porter Maberry from making massive dunks

Billed as the shortest professional dunker in the world, Porter Mayberry defies gravity.

# boom - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Graphs: Here's how car-crazy Ireland was in 2000

Figures compiled by the All-Ireland Research Observatory show just how much car sales in Ireland spiked (especially in 2000) – but how they fell sharply in the crash.

# boom - Thursday 3 January, 2013

From The42 Kablomow! Here's an early contender for sports picture of 2013

Kablomow! Here's an early contender for sports picture of 2013

Check out the violent hit that knocked a college player’s helmet off.

# boom - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Victor Dukes' incredible dunk Monster Dunk This post contains videos

VIDEO: Victor Dukes' incredible dunk

We’re convinced this high school basketball player has defied the laws of gravity.

# boom - Friday 14 December, 2012

Germany sees property boom as people seek security

House prices are booming as people seek stability as a consequence of the European debt crisis.

# boom - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Live grenade from the Civil War found at recycling centre in Clare

An Army bomb disposal team carried out a controlled explosion on the live grenade.

# boom - Monday 26 November, 2012

Residential property prices fell by 8.1% from January to October CSO

Residential property prices fell by 8.1% from January to October

The CSO’s Residential Property Price Index shows property prices fell nationally by 0.6 per cent in the month of October.

# boom - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Jason Robinson scores an incredible 360 degree dunk

VIDEO: Jason Robinson scores an incredible 360 degree dunk

The Philadelphia 76er returned from injury in style against the Bucks.

# boom - Monday 12 November, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Watch this crazy volleyball spike take out a player and drop a fan too 2 For 1

# boom - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Property prices continue to rise in September

However CSO data shows house prices in the capital are 55 per cent lower than at the peak of the boom in 2007.

# boom - Monday 22 October, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Ugly scenes as exploding flare is thrown at injured player in Cyprus Flare This post contains videos

VIDEO: Ugly scenes as exploding flare is thrown at injured player in Cyprus

The club is using video footage to try and track down the fan that threw the object. Watch…