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#Obsession

# obsession - Sunday 10 November, 2019

From The42 James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting Essential Reading

James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, the New Yorker’s Louisa Thomas on the ham-handed, money-driven mangling of Sports Illustrated and Deadspin.

# obsession - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

From The42 'I've met a lot of people who threw away their livelihoods because of how addictive chess was' Obsession This post contains videos

'I've met a lot of people who threw away their livelihoods because of how addictive chess was'

Brin-Jonathan Butler discusses his new book, ‘The Grandmaster’.

# obsession - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

From The42 'It's all I think about every day': Keith Earls desperate to claim a European medal to call his own Obsession

'It's all I think about every day': Keith Earls desperate to claim a European medal to call his own

The Munster wing doesn’t count his 2008 Heineken Cup medal as a true winners’ medal as he was an unused replacement in Cardiff.

# obsession - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

From The42 'There was a Lego set so I said I'd give it a try and I became obsessed with it' Building Blocks

'There was a Lego set so I said I'd give it a try and I became obsessed with it'

Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale has discovered the perfect way to take his mind off the game.

# obsession - Saturday 6 January, 2018

From The42 'The one thing I did was concentrate on becoming a professional footballer... I didn't like school at all' Obsession

'The one thing I did was concentrate on becoming a professional footballer... I didn't like school at all'

Irish defender Pierce Sweeney chats to The42 about his football-mad upbringing and preparing to face West Brom in the FA Cup today.

# obsession - Thursday 23 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge The 10 memorable stages of every Irish girl's 2000s Groovy Chick obsesssion Bang On The Door

# obsession - Saturday 19 September, 2015

From The42 10 things we learned from Keith Wood's brilliant sit-down with Joe Schmidt Obsession

10 things we learned from Keith Wood's brilliant sit-down with Joe Schmidt

It was like Frost/Nixon, but more important.

# obsession - Friday 26 June, 2015

From The42 'They're obsessed with Dublin, the population, the money they get from sponsorship' Obsession

'They're obsessed with Dublin, the population, the money they get from sponsorship'

John O’Leary believes that other counties are spending too much times complaining about the Dubs and not developing themselves.

# obsession - Monday 2 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 17 reasons why Ireland's weather obsession is totally justified Fierce Mild

17 reasons why Ireland's weather obsession is totally justified

Grand soft day thank God.

# obsession - Monday 22 December, 2014

From The42 'If you have an obsession with Roy Keane, he hasn't disappointed you in 2014' WIT

'If you have an obsession with Roy Keane, he hasn't disappointed you in 2014'

The Ireland manager showed some of his customary wit at the RTÉ Sport Awards last night.

# obsession - Thursday 4 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 signs the world's obsession with Frozen has gone too far Frozen

10 signs the world's obsession with Frozen has gone too far

Time to let it go, people.

# obsession - Monday 15 September, 2014

Turns out Irish adults are quite addicted to Snapchat

The app sees 63% of its users checking the app daily, a usage rate that’s only surpassed by Facebook.

# obsession - Thursday 21 August, 2014

From The42 'It's the only prize' - James O'Donoghue has sympathy for Mayo after All-Ireland defeats Obsession

'It's the only prize' - James O'Donoghue has sympathy for Mayo after All-Ireland defeats

The Kerry forward is hoping to add to the pain this weekend though.

# obsession - Saturday 10 May, 2014

From The42 18 years after vowing ‘never again,’ I’ve decided to start a World Cup sticker collection Obsession

18 years after vowing ‘never again,’ I’ve decided to start a World Cup sticker collection

Ever feel fanatical about this mid-90s phenomenon? You’re not alone.

# obsession - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From The42 Football Manager: The computer game that discovered Lionel Messi Obsession

Football Manager: The computer game that discovered Lionel Messi

The ever-popular game is set to release its 21st edition.

# obsession - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Increase in nomophobia (fear of being apart from your phone)

Do you check your mobile more than 34 times a day? You might have a new tech-driven phobia…

# obsession - Friday 19 November, 2010

From The Daily Edge Penis envy? Berlusconi slammed for replacing statue body parts Obsession

Penis envy? Berlusconi slammed for replacing statue body parts

What is it about the male appendage that keeps getting the Italian PM in such hot water?