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# Cheer up!

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Opinion: The increase in toxic positivity driven by social media is destructive and unhelpful
Bernie Hackett
Ponies in London make house calls to families in isolation to cheer people up
People think Louis Walsh threw some shade at the Ireland's Got Talent winners last night
12 foolproof solutions to having a shite day
Connacht (then Ulster) climb top, Leinster pick up 52 and more of the weekend's Pro12 action
Miserable all the time? Don't worry, you can explain it away with science
Opinion: Need a little cheering up?
Naomi Lavelle
15 animal gifs that are bound to make you smile, every time
Working this bank holiday? Join our support group
Usain Bolt gives Moscow 7/10 and says Russians need to smile more
Good morning! Here's some beautiful images to start your day
Cheer up, Enda! EU leader sends Taoiseach 'Book of Happiness'
Here's a random video of lots of people laughing