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# fun - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Found Footage Festival comes to Ireland
# Yes To Vhs
From The Daily Edge
# Yes To Vhs

Found Footage Festival comes to Ireland

Jun 23rd 2012, 12:00 PM 4,719 Views 4 Comments

Prepare to cringe at collection of oddest home and corporate video clips. And yes, they are mostly from the 1980s.

# fun - Monday 18 June, 2012

How to get to Know Your Neighbour
# Come Together
From The Daily Edge
# Come Together

How to get to Know Your Neighbour

Jun 18th 2012, 2:00 PM 6,391 Views 23 Comments

Community get-together weekend is coming up in July – here are some inventive ideas to get your event started…

# fun - Sunday 17 June, 2012

8 terrible Father's Day presents
# Ta-daa!
From The Daily Edge
# Ta-daa!

8 terrible Father's Day presents

Jun 17th 2012, 9:15 AM 11,212 Views 15 Comments

If you love your dad… step away from the novelty ties.

# fun - Saturday 16 June, 2012

The week in news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

The week in news... skewed

Jun 16th 2012, 6:00 PM 3,684 Views 5 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Ireland let Spain and Italy down at Euro 2012 and why the Lotto’s not worth winning on the dole…

# fun - Monday 11 June, 2012

The burning question*: Should you make the bed every day?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Should you make the bed every day?

Jun 11th 2012, 2:12 PM 6,436 Views 40 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*no really)

# fun - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Jun 9th 2012, 6:00 PM 3,059 Views 0 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Mick Wallace saves the country €2.1 million; Irish Catholics get religious guidance from Fr Ted re-runs; and Finance officials no longer allowed to do sums…

# fun - Monday 4 June, 2012

Let's hear it for the girls: Dublin mini marathon in pics
# Winning
# Winning

Let's hear it for the girls: Dublin mini marathon in pics

Jun 4th 2012, 9:15 AM 8,836 Views 18 Comments

The women’s mini-marathon has taken over Dublin streets once a year since 1983 – and here’s the photographic proof…

# fun - Saturday 2 June, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Jun 2nd 2012, 6:30 PM 4,360 Views 2 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Cars caught driving at the speed limit; unemployed told not to pull sickies during Euro2012; sunshine emergency…

# fun - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

The best video of an elephant playing football you'll see today
# Elephant-astic
From The Daily Edge
# Elephant-astic

The best video of an elephant playing football you'll see today

May 29th 2012, 9:43 AM 2,148 Views 2 Comments

She may have left it too late to qualify for the Euros but she’s still got skills.

# fun - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

May 26th 2012, 6:00 PM 2,207 Views 0 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: The secret link between Jedward and the Central Bank and the TD who was caught working…

You're welcome: Foot spas, Soda Streams, and other Irish gifts of yore...
# Irish Gifts
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Gifts

You're welcome: Foot spas, Soda Streams, and other Irish gifts of yore...

May 26th 2012, 9:15 AM 7,171 Views 20 Comments

What were the most popular gifts received in Irish households back in the day? From VHS tapes to Zogabongs, we take a look….

# fun - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Your guide to the strangest summer festivals in Ireland
# Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fun

Your guide to the strangest summer festivals in Ireland

May 19th 2012, 9:15 AM 7,105 Views 12 Comments

Fancy doing something a bit different? Then check out these seven summer fests…

# fun - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Unexpected Ministerial Balloon Photoshoot of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

Unexpected Ministerial Balloon Photoshoot of the Day

May 17th 2012, 11:39 AM 1,958 Views 14 Comments

No comment.

# fun - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Teachers Dancing Behind Students Video of the Day
# Scarlet
From The Daily Edge
# Scarlet

Teachers Dancing Behind Students Video of the Day

May 16th 2012, 11:09 AM 5,175 Views 13 Comments

No comment.

# fun - Sunday 13 May, 2012

9 out of 10 classic celebrities prefer dogs...
# Celeb Pets
From The Daily Edge
# Celeb Pets

9 out of 10 classic celebrities prefer dogs...

May 13th 2012, 12:00 PM 6,419 Views 8 Comments

Alright – we made that statistic up. But our slideshow of classic celeb ‘n’ pet pics doesn’t make a great case for kitty…

# fun - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Here's the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here's the week's news... skewed

May 12th 2012, 6:00 PM 2,729 Views 0 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: The Leaving Cert could be the death for Chinese language and Ó Cúiv’s new job as a party pooper in Perth.

# fun - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

How to... get your owner out of bed in the morning
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

How to... get your owner out of bed in the morning

Apr 18th 2012, 11:30 AM 6,800 Views 29 Comments

Follow this cat’s example…

# fun - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

UCD Promo of the Day - part deux
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

UCD Promo of the Day - part deux

Apr 4th 2012, 2:20 PM 5,622 Views 6 Comments

Those meal deals in the UCD get stranger and stranger…

# fun - Friday 3 February, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules – On cross-cultural exchange
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules – On cross-cultural exchange

Feb 3rd 2012, 8:30 PM 19 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland and his colleagues ruminate on multicultural Ireland and embrace the “great big melting pot our little island has become”.

# fun - Friday 27 January, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules - On playing the blame game at Davos
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules - On playing the blame game at Davos

Jan 27th 2012, 8:30 PM 1 View 29 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland brings us all the gossip from behind the scenes at the World Economic Forum where he was on the “non-tokenistic spiritual sub-committee”.

# fun - Friday 20 January, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules - On the Undercover Bishop
# Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fun

Column: Cardinal Rules - On the Undercover Bishop

Jan 20th 2012, 8:30 PM 8 Views 1 Comment

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland is disappointed that RTÉ’s new show does not have “a vigilante bishop roaming the streets of LA dispensing ‘God’s justice’.”

VIDEO: How to... calm down a newborn
# Fatherhood
From The Daily Edge
# Fatherhood

VIDEO: How to... calm down a newborn

Jan 20th 2012, 2:44 PM 1,526 Views 6 Comments

Apparently making a sound like a motorboat does the trick.

# fun - Monday 16 January, 2012

The burning question*: Shower morning or evening?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Shower morning or evening?

Jan 16th 2012, 11:57 AM 10,302 Views 68 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# fun - Friday 13 January, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules - On 'pop' culture 2012
# Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fun

Column: Cardinal Rules - On 'pop' culture 2012

Jan 13th 2012, 8:30 PM 3 Views 8 Comments

The (not) Primate of All Ireland readies himself for a year of cultural gems like Fr Gerry O’Shea’s one-man avant-garde production, ‘I Don’t Know What You’re Talking About, Sure Everything Is Grand’.

# fun - Friday 6 January, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules - On January boot camp for the boys
# Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fun

Column: Cardinal Rules - On January boot camp for the boys

Jan 6th 2012, 8:30 PM 6 Views 18 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland observes a morale-building exercise, complete with assault course and Dr James Reilly’s speech-giving techniques.

# fun - Monday 2 January, 2012

The burning question*: Cats or dogs?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Cats or dogs?

Jan 2nd 2012, 12:00 PM 5,797 Views 54 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# fun - Saturday 31 December, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules remembers 2011
# Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fun

Column: Cardinal Rules remembers 2011

Dec 31st 2011, 5:00 PM 11 Views 16 Comments

The Pope’s stunt double, liveblogging the British royal wedding, a politican and an inflatable penis – good times, my flock, good times.

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas/New Year: Staying in or going out tonight?
# New Year's Eve
From The Daily Edge
# New Year's Eve

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas/New Year: Staying in or going out tonight?

Dec 31st 2011, 12:00 PM 3,170 Views 21 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Video: Did you hear about the Irish seminarian who didn't make it into Priests' Calendar...
# Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fun

Video: Did you hear about the Irish seminarian who didn't make it into Priests' Calendar...

Dec 31st 2011, 10:00 AM 627 Views 1 Comment

This little Irish funny might brighten up your day…

Top 25 hits of the US - in one mash-up
# Review 2011
From The Daily Edge
# Review 2011

Top 25 hits of the US - in one mash-up

Dec 31st 2011, 9:27 AM 2,403 Views 1 Comment

This is what has us dancing in TheJournal.ie’s office this morning…

# fun - Friday 30 December, 2011

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Time to take the decorations down?
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Time to take the decorations down?

Dec 30th 2011, 12:00 PM 4,531 Views 20 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# fun - Thursday 29 December, 2011

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Classic or new Christmas movies?
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Classic or new Christmas movies?

Dec 29th 2011, 12:00 PM 2,273 Views 12 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# fun - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Trivial Pursuit or Monopoly?
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Trivial Pursuit or Monopoly?

Dec 28th 2011, 12:00 PM 2,384 Views 7 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# fun - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Angel or star at top of tree?
# Christmas
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Angel or star at top of tree?

Dec 27th 2011, 12:00 PM 2,436 Views 19 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# fun - Monday 26 December, 2011

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Stephen's Day or New Year's sales?
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Stephen's Day or New Year's sales?

Dec 26th 2011, 12:00 PM 3,163 Views 9 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

VIDEO: The '90s Angelus
# Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fun

VIDEO: The '90s Angelus

Dec 26th 2011, 9:15 AM 2,148 Views 2 Comments

Also: The ultimate Fair City/Friends mash-up…

# fun - Sunday 25 December, 2011

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Christmas lunch or dinner?
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Christmas lunch or dinner?

Dec 25th 2011, 12:00 PM 3,993 Views 12 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# fun - Saturday 24 December, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules - The Three Wise(ish) Men
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules - The Three Wise(ish) Men

Dec 24th 2011, 4:00 PM 26 Views 8 Comments

This Christmas Eve, the (not) Primate of All Ireland brings his specially-extended version of the tale of The Three Wise Men… and an aubergine.

The words that most annoyed YOU in 2011
# AMAZEBALLS
From The Daily Edge
# AMAZEBALLS

The words that most annoyed YOU in 2011

Dec 24th 2011, 3:00 PM 10,161 Views 63 Comments

We asked our readers what words or phrases, like, literally absolutely drove them nuts at the end of the day. They certainly told us.

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: When do you open your presents?
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: When do you open your presents?

Dec 24th 2011, 12:00 PM 4,603 Views 21 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)