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The 5 questions Emma Thompson asked Skydance are damning in their simplicity
# Thompson Vs Lasseter
From The Daily Edge
# Thompson Vs Lasseter

The 5 questions Emma Thompson asked Skydance are damning in their simplicity

Feb 27th 2019, 11:08 AM 6,452 Views 2 Comments

Emma’s letter to Skydance has been made public.

'I’ve had a lot of luck, and Sammy is probably one of the luckiest things that has happened'
# The Fishman
# The Fishman

'I’ve had a lot of luck, and Sammy is probably one of the luckiest things that has happened'

Dec 25th 2017, 7:30 PM 53,724 Views 12 Comments

We speak to Alan Hegarty about his business – and his unlikely mascot.

Mourinho bemoans fixture list, claims Liverpool are 'luckier'
# Luck
From The42
# Luck

Mourinho bemoans fixture list, claims Liverpool are 'luckier'

Sep 28th 2017, 10:52 AM 7,729 Views 33 Comments

The Red Devils boss believes Premier League scheduling is doing his side few favours, while their arch-rivals are benefiting from extra rest time

Big winners: Family collects a cool €2.3 million from Lotto headquarters
# Chunk Of Change
# Chunk Of Change

Big winners: Family collects a cool €2.3 million from Lotto headquarters

Sep 21st 2016, 9:34 PM 35,151 Views 11 Comments

The lucky family won the prize in the Lotto draw on Saturday 10 September 2016.

Referee unwittingly provides assist for Wigan goal
# Video
From The42
# Video

Referee unwittingly provides assist for Wigan goal

Jan 13th 2016, 9:10 PM 5,055 Views 2 Comments

Sheffield United boss Nigel Adkins will not have been too happy with Andy Woolmer.

Man who won Lotto plans cruise to see where trucks are made
# Slice Of Truck
# Slice Of Truck

Man who won Lotto plans cruise to see where trucks are made

Jul 20th 2015, 5:36 PM 33,195 Views 22 Comments

He’s also giving money to Crumlin Children’s Hospital, which is sound.

A woman bought a lotto ticket instead of an ice-cream and won €500,000
# Cone You Believe It
# Cone You Believe It

A woman bought a lotto ticket instead of an ice-cream and won €500,000

Apr 27th 2015, 7:54 PM 24,406 Views 15 Comments

Good call.

Louis van Gaal cannot believe his luck lately
# Relief
From The42
# Relief

Louis van Gaal cannot believe his luck lately

Jan 9th 2015, 5:57 PM 9,449 Views 12 Comments

The Dutchman could barely contain his delight at today’s press conference.

Cancer is often down to bad luck, not lifestyle
# Luck
# Luck

Cancer is often down to bad luck, not lifestyle

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:52 AM 16,443 Views 33 Comments

So say researchers in the US.

Kite surfer forced to swim long distance back to shore after equipment failure
# Dollymount Beach
# Dollymount Beach

Kite surfer forced to swim long distance back to shore after equipment failure

Oct 26th 2014, 10:00 AM 17,533 Views 37 Comments

Howth Coast Guard received a 999 call at 6pm yesterday.

A United fan won £1250 after betting on a 4-0 MK Dons victory the other night
# Luck
From The42
# Luck

A United fan won £1250 after betting on a 4-0 MK Dons victory the other night

Aug 28th 2014, 4:20 PM 4,447 Views 13 Comments

Holly Griffiths is now considerably better off after an improbable series of events.

'Our financial future is secure': Family collects €15m EuroMillions cheque
# Is It You?
# Is It You?

'Our financial future is secure': Family collects €15m EuroMillions cheque

Apr 11th 2014, 4:14 PM 25,156 Views 43 Comments

… but they’re remaining anonymous.

Poll: What would you do if you found a money-filled wallet?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What would you do if you found a money-filled wallet?

Feb 26th 2014, 9:36 AM 33,399 Views 126 Comments

€100, in a wallet, on the street. What’s your next move?

This is the luckiest touchdown you'll see all week
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

This is the luckiest touchdown you'll see all week

Aug 25th 2013, 12:53 PM 3,039 Views 0 Comments

Fluky score is fluky.

6 amazing places to escape to when you win the Lotto

6 amazing places to escape to when you win the Lotto

Jul 11th 2013, 2:32 PM 22,050 Views 36 Comments

Are you dreaming of your place in the sun?

Poll: If you won the Lotto, what's the first thing you'd do?
# Sponsored By The Lotto
# Sponsored By The Lotto

Poll: If you won the Lotto, what's the first thing you'd do?

Jul 4th 2013, 2:41 PM 22,439 Views 202 Comments

Decisions, decisions…

And they're off: 116,845 pupils begin Leaving and Junior Cert exams
# Eyes Down
# Eyes Down

And they're off: 116,845 pupils begin Leaving and Junior Cert exams

Jun 5th 2013, 3:55 PM 7,380 Views 19 Comments

It was English paper I for both groups this morning, with Home Ec and English paper II being sat this afternoon.

Quinn wishes students luck in exams during "stressful" time
# Good Luck
# Good Luck

Quinn wishes students luck in exams during "stressful" time

Jun 5th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,110 Views 15 Comments

The Minister said he is “delighted” that 4,000 additional students will sit the Higher Level Maths paper this year.

Man’s belt buckle stops a bullet and saves his life
# Lucky Day
From The Daily Edge
# Lucky Day

Man’s belt buckle stops a bullet and saves his life

Apr 12th 2013, 9:15 PM 16,426 Views 20 Comments

It was either a miracle or a lorra lorra luck.

Fantasyland: This is where luck and skill combine
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

Fantasyland: This is where luck and skill combine

Mar 8th 2013, 3:34 PM 1,456 Views 2 Comments

Manchester City, Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United are all not in action in the league this weekend.

Man saves work friend... by falling on him
# Lucky
# Lucky

Man saves work friend... by falling on him

Dec 11th 2012, 8:24 AM 16,185 Views 28 Comments

Martin Amriding fell on top of his friend Kevin Brockbank who was falling to floor with cardiac arrest – and it restarted his heart.

Underdogs: Ulster must be 'on the money' to beat Leinster
# Luck
From The42
# Luck

Underdogs: Ulster must be 'on the money' to beat Leinster

Apr 19th 2012, 8:35 AM 350 Views 0 Comments

With Pro12 hopes hanging by a thread, Ulster know their very best is required in Ravenhill.

World’s luckiest lottery winners share $640 million jackpot
# We're Jealous
# We're Jealous

World’s luckiest lottery winners share $640 million jackpot

Mar 31st 2012, 1:15 PM 8,065 Views 21 Comments

Three people in Maryland, Kansas and Illinois have winning tickets for the Mega Millions jackpot – the biggest lottery prize ever.

HBO cancels horse racing series 'Luck' after third horse fatality
# TV
From The42
# TV

HBO cancels horse racing series 'Luck' after third horse fatality

Mar 15th 2012, 12:01 AM 7,472 Views 11 Comments

Drama starring Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte ceases production for its second season after latest accident.

HBO suspends filming with horses on 'Luck' drama
# Horses
From The42
# Horses

HBO suspends filming with horses on 'Luck' drama

Mar 14th 2012, 2:59 PM 595 Views 3 Comments

After another horse was euthanised yesterday, production involving horses on the Dustin Hoffman show are shut down.

The Magnificent Seven: Sporty TV shows
# Small Screen
From The42
# Small Screen

The Magnificent Seven: Sporty TV shows

Feb 17th 2012, 12:15 PM 833 Views 1 Comment

We take a trip down memory lane to a time when Linda Block was the only girl for us.

HBO defends TV show's horse deaths
# Argument
From The42
# Argument

HBO defends TV show's horse deaths

Feb 12th 2012, 12:04 PM 1,166 Views 2 Comments

The station has been forced to deny accusations of showing “lax attitudes” and “negligence” towards the animals.

Wealth fund managers claim record $254m lottery jackpot
# The 1%
From The Daily Edge
# The 1%

Wealth fund managers claim record $254m lottery jackpot

Nov 30th 2011, 2:24 PM 4,619 Views 23 Comments

Three well-heeled men – who shared a $1 lottery ticket – claim an extraordinary win in a major United States lottery.