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#Dad

# dad - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'I walked out of the house to where my van was parked. I put three massive dents in the side of it'
# Anger
From The42
# Anger

'I walked out of the house to where my van was parked. I put three massive dents in the side of it'

Jul 2nd 2020, 6:00 AM 6,947 Views 1 Comment

Read an extract from Tai Woffinden’s ‘Raw Speed’.

# dad - Thursday 7 March, 2019

'I like those collisions... Sometimes you go, ‘that’s a good f***ing hit, man’'
# Contact
From The42
# Contact

'I like those collisions... Sometimes you go, ‘that’s a good f***ing hit, man’'

Mar 7th 2019, 1:01 AM 12,697 Views 30 Comments

Getting run over by his dad’s truck at the age of six prepared CJ Stander for a love of contact.

# dad - Sunday 18 June, 2017

What Percent Dad Are You?
# Happy Fathers Day
From The Daily Edge
# Happy Fathers Day

What Percent Dad Are You?

Jun 18th 2017, 1:00 PM 8,315 Views 3 Comments

We can think of no better day to find out.

# dad - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Sharon returned to Ireland on Catastrophe and it turned into a heartbreaking episode
# F**k Ryanair
From The Daily Edge
# F**k Ryanair

Sharon returned to Ireland on Catastrophe and it turned into a heartbreaking episode

Mar 29th 2017, 8:10 AM 5,937 Views 0 Comments

Welcome to spoilertown.

# dad - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Steve from Kodaline made his dad cry with an amazing present of a car on Christmas morning
# The Feels
From The Daily Edge
# The Feels

Steve from Kodaline made his dad cry with an amazing present of a car on Christmas morning

Dec 27th 2016, 3:05 PM 6,333 Views 3 Comments

“He’s done so much for me”.

# dad - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

''I wanted to say: 'You’re bullying me, Dad, don’t beat me like this, talk to me'''
# Trauma
From The42
# Trauma

''I wanted to say: 'You’re bullying me, Dad, don’t beat me like this, talk to me'''

Dec 21st 2016, 3:00 PM 26,401 Views 13 Comments

Former boxer Kevin Lueshing talks of his difficult childhood and the regular beatings he took from his father.

# dad - Saturday 24 September, 2016

This dad found a heartbreaking detail in his son with autism's homework
# No One
From The Daily Edge
# No One

This dad found a heartbreaking detail in his son with autism's homework

Sep 24th 2016, 2:53 PM 13,178 Views 3 Comments

“Never have five letters cut me so deep.”

# dad - Thursday 22 September, 2016

This video of a little girl showing her dad how to do her hair is melting hearts on Facebook
# Hair For You
From The Daily Edge
# Hair For You

This video of a little girl showing her dad how to do her hair is melting hearts on Facebook

Sep 22nd 2016, 7:55 AM 3,745 Views 0 Comments

“You’re almost done! You’re doing a good job!”

# dad - Sunday 17 July, 2016

What Is Your Irish Dad Name?
# How's The Form Mick
From The Daily Edge
# How's The Form Mick

What Is Your Irish Dad Name?

Jul 17th 2016, 9:30 PM 11,625 Views 6 Comments

Patsy? Mick? Mossy?

# dad - Friday 24 June, 2016

This restaurant owner fired his own son for calling a customer a 'fatty'
# No Playing Around
From The Daily Edge
# No Playing Around

This restaurant owner fired his own son for calling a customer a 'fatty'

Jun 24th 2016, 10:12 PM 8,863 Views 0 Comments

Dad doesn’t play favourites.

# dad - Friday 20 May, 2016

Waterford father found guilty of rape of his son
# Court
# Court

Waterford father found guilty of rape of his son

May 20th 2016, 4:36 PM 29,326 Views 0 Comments

The boy’s mother was acquitted of having sex with him.

# dad - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

A mam asked her husband for updates on the baby, and he took the absolute piss
# Man Vs Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Man Vs Baby

A mam asked her husband for updates on the baby, and he took the absolute piss

May 10th 2016, 11:30 AM 11,907 Views 1 Comment

“A proper picture nobhead!”

# dad - Monday 18 April, 2016

This girl finally got a new puppy after winning a Twitter bet with her dad
# 100000 Retweets
From The Daily Edge
# 100000 Retweets

This girl finally got a new puppy after winning a Twitter bet with her dad

Apr 18th 2016, 8:05 PM 8,711 Views 3 Comments

YES.

# dad - Saturday 2 April, 2016

This dad realised how much he looks like his daughter thanks to a face swap
# Doppelganger
From The Daily Edge
# Doppelganger

This dad realised how much he looks like his daughter thanks to a face swap

Apr 2nd 2016, 10:18 AM 6,361 Views 1 Comment

Uncanny.

# dad - Thursday 10 March, 2016

A dad put a very creepy ad in a magazine jobs section to find a husband for his daughter
# Godly And Gorgeous
From The Daily Edge
# Godly And Gorgeous

A dad put a very creepy ad in a magazine jobs section to find a husband for his daughter

Mar 10th 2016, 10:14 AM 5,078 Views 1 Comment

He saw fit to mention that she was a ‘godly virgin’. *shudders*

# dad - Friday 19 February, 2016

A dad has come up with the most 'dad' solution to keeping his toddler entertained
# Dad Toy
From The Daily Edge
# Dad Toy

A dad has come up with the most 'dad' solution to keeping his toddler entertained

Feb 19th 2016, 10:00 PM 12,848 Views 4 Comments

Well done.

12 things Irish dads say, and what they really mean
# Ya Gurrier
From The Daily Edge
# Ya Gurrier

12 things Irish dads say, and what they really mean

Feb 19th 2016, 1:26 PM 17,575 Views 2 Comments

Decode your dad!

# dad - Sunday 7 February, 2016

This daddy-daughter chocolate ad in the US is giving everyone the feels
# Cutout
From The Daily Edge
# Cutout

This daddy-daughter chocolate ad in the US is giving everyone the feels

Feb 7th 2016, 3:30 PM 5,917 Views 2 Comments

<3

# dad - Monday 1 February, 2016

This little girl getting scared of her dad's shadow is just so adorable
# Not Father Of The Year
From The Daily Edge
# Not Father Of The Year

This little girl getting scared of her dad's shadow is just so adorable

Feb 1st 2016, 8:18 AM 6,388 Views 1 Comment

The claw.

# dad - Saturday 26 December, 2015

This dad's gone viral after getting plane tickets to see his dying mother for Christmas
# Feels
# Feels

This dad's gone viral after getting plane tickets to see his dying mother for Christmas

Dec 26th 2015, 1:47 PM 38,647 Views 26 Comments

*weeping emoji*

This dad's gone viral after getting plane tickets to see his dying mother for Christmas
# Feels
From The Daily Edge
# Feels

This dad's gone viral after getting plane tickets to see his dying mother for Christmas

Dec 26th 2015, 10:24 AM 5,646 Views 3 Comments

*weeping emoji*

# dad - Saturday 12 December, 2015

This is probably the most Dad Facebook post ever
# Dadbod
From The Daily Edge
# Dadbod

This is probably the most Dad Facebook post ever

Dec 12th 2015, 4:23 PM 12,849 Views 1 Comment

<3

# dad - Sunday 29 November, 2015

How Much Of An Irish Dad Is Your Dad?
# Auld Lad
From The Daily Edge
# Auld Lad

How Much Of An Irish Dad Is Your Dad?

Nov 29th 2015, 1:00 PM 14,216 Views 3 Comments

Come get your dad stereotypes…

# dad - Thursday 8 October, 2015

This kid made his dad a hilarious (and rather dark) birthday card
# Just Gotta Ride It
From The Daily Edge
# Just Gotta Ride It

This kid made his dad a hilarious (and rather dark) birthday card

Oct 8th 2015, 6:25 PM 9,253 Views 1 Comment

“Life’s a water slide…”

# dad - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

People are already tweeting 'f**k me daddy' at Edward Snowden
# Dad
From The Daily Edge
# Dad

People are already tweeting 'f**k me daddy' at Edward Snowden

Sep 30th 2015, 8:11 AM 5,519 Views 1 Comment

Gas tickets. All of yiz.

# dad - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Find yourself saying ridiculous things to children? This Dad made a book about it
# Parenthood
# Parenthood

Find yourself saying ridiculous things to children? This Dad made a book about it

Sep 20th 2015, 9:32 PM 62,822 Views 55 Comments

‘We do not poop in books’ and other words of wisdom.

# dad - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

An Irish dad perfectly captured what it is to be a father... with a surprise ending
# Fatherhood
From The Daily Edge
# Fatherhood

An Irish dad perfectly captured what it is to be a father... with a surprise ending

Sep 9th 2015, 8:57 AM 8,499 Views 4 Comments

Meet Patrick and Benji.

# dad - Monday 27 July, 2015

Teen launched vicious unprovoked attack on dad in front of his family
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Teen launched vicious unprovoked attack on dad in front of his family

Jul 27th 2015, 4:16 PM 33,813 Views 48 Comments

He has received a two-year suspended sentence.

# dad - Saturday 11 July, 2015

This man won't have to wait until 2017 to be able to live safely at home
# Amputee
# Amputee

This man won't have to wait until 2017 to be able to live safely at home

Jul 11th 2015, 9:30 AM 11,773 Views 2 Comments

His son has been campaigning for the house to be adapted to cater for his health issues.

# dad - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

The internet is seriously impressed with this guy's 'dad skills'
# Dad Of The Year
From The Daily Edge
# Dad Of The Year

The internet is seriously impressed with this guy's 'dad skills'

Jun 24th 2015, 11:27 AM 4,526 Views 1 Comment

Catch a foul baseball while feeding the baby? No bother.

# dad - Sunday 21 June, 2015

This pilot took his daughter on a stunt plane for the first time, and she bloody loved it
# Again Again
From The Daily Edge
# Again Again

This pilot took his daughter on a stunt plane for the first time, and she bloody loved it

Jun 21st 2015, 2:00 PM 4,647 Views 2 Comments

Flying upside down? It’s a walk in the park to her.

# dad - Friday 22 May, 2015

An Irish dad just delivered the best line of the referendum on Aussie TV From The Daily Edge

An Irish dad just delivered the best line of the referendum on Aussie TV

May 22nd 2015, 3:06 PM 15,846 Views 3 Comments

He couldn’t resist the opportunity to make a dad joke. Couldn’t resist.

# dad - Friday 1 May, 2015

This sassy little girl cut off all her hair so she could be like her dad
# Just Like Dad
From The Daily Edge
# Just Like Dad

This sassy little girl cut off all her hair so she could be like her dad

May 1st 2015, 1:58 PM 4,448 Views 1 Comment

It’s a great look, to be fair.

# dad - Monday 20 April, 2015

Son scares the bejaysus out of his dad in cruel (but hilarious) late-night prank
# Ooga Booga
From The Daily Edge
# Ooga Booga

Son scares the bejaysus out of his dad in cruel (but hilarious) late-night prank

Apr 20th 2015, 10:02 PM 4,081 Views 0 Comments

Scared dads <3

# dad - Friday 10 April, 2015

Did you see Obama being the most embarrassing dad ever?
# Morto
From The Daily Edge
# Morto

Did you see Obama being the most embarrassing dad ever?

Apr 10th 2015, 11:48 AM 5,654 Views 1 Comment

Can’t bring him anywhere.

# dad - Thursday 2 April, 2015

This really confusing text proves why dads are great
# Newfangled Technology
# Newfangled Technology

This really confusing text proves why dads are great

Apr 2nd 2015, 5:35 PM 54,680 Views 66 Comments

Legends.

# dad - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

The most Irish dad ever was on Channel 4's Catastrophe last night
# For The Baby
From The Daily Edge
# For The Baby

The most Irish dad ever was on Channel 4's Catastrophe last night

Feb 10th 2015, 9:45 AM 8,951 Views 2 Comments

Sharon’s mam and dad paid a visit.

# dad - Friday 30 January, 2015

Dad's plan to replace his daughter's vodka with water backfires completely
# Tifu
From The Daily Edge
# Tifu

Dad's plan to replace his daughter's vodka with water backfires completely

Jan 30th 2015, 10:00 PM 7,884 Views 1 Comment

In a way he could never have anticipated.

# dad - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Tired dad sells buggy that 'ended my carefree life' on eBay, it goes viral with bids of £150,000
# Comes With Baggage
From The Daily Edge
# Comes With Baggage

Tired dad sells buggy that 'ended my carefree life' on eBay, it goes viral with bids of £150,000

Jan 20th 2015, 5:13 PM 3,541 Views 2 Comments

“My life is over and this green albatross needs to go round some other poor sod’s neck.”

# dad - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Girl can't get the lid off a jar on MasterChef, runs to her dad in the audience for help
# Da-aad
From The Daily Edge
# Da-aad

Girl can't get the lid off a jar on MasterChef, runs to her dad in the audience for help

Dec 18th 2014, 3:15 PM 5,330 Views 2 Comments

Dads are always there to help.

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