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# panti-bliss - Last year 2021

Gardaí to view CCTV after homophobic graffiti daubed near popular Dublin bar
# Panti Bar
# Panti Bar

Gardaí to view CCTV after homophobic graffiti daubed near popular Dublin bar

Jun 14th 2021, 4:35 PM 31,062 Views 58 Comments

The incident happened overnight.

# panti-bliss - All time

Complaints made to RTÉ about Panti Bliss trailer before Six Nations rugby and the Angelus
# Queen Of Ireland
# Queen Of Ireland

Complaints made to RTÉ about Panti Bliss trailer before Six Nations rugby and the Angelus

Nov 29th 2017, 6:01 AM 45,479 Views 55 Comments

Both complaints were rejected by the BAI.

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case
# Capel Street
# Capel Street

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case

Oct 6th 2016, 12:50 PM 20,296 Views 216 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for the sign citing “cultural significance”.

Panti to "fight tooth and acrylic nail" to save LED Pantibar sign
# Panti Barred
# Panti Barred

Panti to "fight tooth and acrylic nail" to save LED Pantibar sign

May 18th 2016, 6:00 PM 51,268 Views 178 Comments

The backlit sign has fallen foul of planning rules.

Panti Bliss named in Time magazine poll of 100 'most influential'
# Power List
# Power List

Panti Bliss named in Time magazine poll of 100 'most influential'

Apr 15th 2016, 2:00 PM 22,566 Views 154 Comments

The drag queen came in 29th position in this year’s public vote, which closed last night.

Panti Bliss has been picked by Time Magazine for their worldwide Top 100 Poll
# Queen Of Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Queen Of Ireland

Panti Bliss has been picked by Time Magazine for their worldwide Top 100 Poll

Mar 24th 2016, 4:30 PM 37,890 Views 64 Comments

She’s currently sitting just ahead of Mark Zuckerberg.

Panti Bliss will deliver a 'Queen of Ireland's Christmas Message' on TV3 this year
# Panti
From The Daily Edge
# Panti

Panti Bliss will deliver a 'Queen of Ireland's Christmas Message' on TV3 this year

Dec 2nd 2015, 2:10 PM 4,528 Views 15 Comments

The true queen shall address her nation.

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it
# U2
# U2

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it

Nov 29th 2015, 8:34 PM 55,174 Views 170 Comments

AND Matt Damon called her incredible.

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it
# U2
From The Daily Edge
# U2

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it

Nov 29th 2015, 9:06 AM 6,795 Views 3 Comments

AND Matt Damon called her’ incredible’.

13 reasons we are definitely NOT 'sick of Panti'
# Panti Bliss
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Bliss

13 reasons we are definitely NOT 'sick of Panti'

Oct 25th 2015, 1:55 PM 8,509 Views 13 Comments

Take a seat.

Panti's story of activism and giving laughs to the usual queer crowd will make you proud
# The Queen Of Ireland
# The Queen Of Ireland

Panti's story of activism and giving laughs to the usual queer crowd will make you proud

Oct 21st 2015, 6:02 AM 13,330 Views 136 Comments

A new documentary looks at Panti Bliss and the story of marriage equality in Ireland.

The LGBT matchmaking festival kicks off today - and the world's media will be here to cover it
# The Outing
# The Outing

The LGBT matchmaking festival kicks off today - and the world's media will be here to cover it

Oct 2nd 2015, 6:01 AM 16,604 Views 105 Comments

Fáilte Ireland has invited a consortium of journalists to see just how LGBT tourism-friendly Ireland has become.

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints
# Not Neon
# Not Neon

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints

Aug 24th 2015, 5:01 PM 40,371 Views 114 Comments

“It’s a beautiful landmark for an often overlooked street.”

Panti has a message for Breda O'Brien
# I'm In
# I'm In

Panti has a message for Breda O'Brien

Apr 20th 2015, 10:50 PM 39,159 Views 250 Comments

O’Brien said she’d like to face Panti in a public debate.

Irish float returns to Sydney's Mardi Gras with Panti Bliss at the helm
# FOLLOW THE RAINBOW
# FOLLOW THE RAINBOW

Irish float returns to Sydney's Mardi Gras with Panti Bliss at the helm

Mar 7th 2015, 2:46 PM 11,891 Views 43 Comments

It’s been ten years since the last Irish float took part in the parade.

Enda Kenny's visit to a gay bar shows how far the country has come
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Enda Kenny's visit to a gay bar shows how far the country has come

Dec 3rd 2014, 9:01 AM 14,616 Views 124 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out
# Spar Guy
# Spar Guy

The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out

Nov 24th 2014, 7:25 PM 62,990 Views 144 Comments

He said the post was never meant to be seen by the public.

This brilliant story about a kind Dublin shop worker is going super viral
# Spar Guy
From The Daily Edge
# Spar Guy

This brilliant story about a kind Dublin shop worker is going super viral

Nov 24th 2014, 7:20 AM 36,761 Views 81 Comments

All hail #SparGuy.

Panti Bliss: "I'm going back on The Saturday Night Show"
# Panti Bliss
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Bliss

Panti Bliss: "I'm going back on The Saturday Night Show"

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:44 PM 15,304 Views 43 Comments

Drag performer Panti (AKA Rory O’Neill) will be speaking about her new book, Woman In The Making.

Panti Bliss was celebrated by Graham Norton and Jonathan Ross last night
# Pantigate
From The Daily Edge
# Pantigate

Panti Bliss was celebrated by Graham Norton and Jonathan Ross last night

Oct 14th 2014, 10:53 AM 3,752 Views 2 Comments

Among other people. She won an award for her anti-homophobia activism during Pantigate.

Panti Bliss film raises over €50k in crowdfunding donations
# Panti Bliss
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Bliss

Panti Bliss film raises over €50k in crowdfunding donations

Sep 14th 2014, 2:28 PM 13,878 Views 76 Comments

The Queen of Ireland will show how Rory O’Neill (AKA Panti) became a figurehead of LGBT rights in Ireland.

"They picked the wrong drag queen": The power of Panti's call
# Crowdfunding
# Crowdfunding

"They picked the wrong drag queen": The power of Panti's call

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:34 AM 15,002 Views 57 Comments

New trailer from The Queen of Ireland doc shows how Rory O’Neill as Panti “spoke the truth above the heads of the political classes, straight to the people of Ireland”.

Watch: Panti talks homophobia in Amnesty video
# Pride
From The Daily Edge
# Pride

Watch: Panti talks homophobia in Amnesty video

Aug 2nd 2014, 4:30 PM 1,855 Views 5 Comments

“The tide of history is on the side of same-sex marriage…”

'Music levels the playing field between gay and straight people'
# Various Voices
# Various Voices

'Music levels the playing field between gay and straight people'

Jun 14th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,847 Views 12 Comments

The New York City Gay Men’s Chorus is one of 50 choirs in Dublin for the Various Voices festival this weekend.

Complaints about RTÉ's Panti apology have been rejected by the BAI
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Complaints about RTÉ's Panti apology have been rejected by the BAI

May 7th 2014, 4:04 PM 13,010 Views 27 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said that making an apology was an editorial decision and not one for them to decide upon.

Should broadcasters be held responsible for offending people?
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Should broadcasters be held responsible for offending people?

Apr 11th 2014, 9:00 AM 9,379 Views 34 Comments

What are the folks on Kildare Street up to today? Well, you asked…

RTÉ bosses say that fighting Pantigate action would have been 'foolhardy'
# Legal Advice
# Legal Advice

RTÉ bosses say that fighting Pantigate action would have been 'foolhardy'

Mar 26th 2014, 11:57 AM 9,046 Views 51 Comments

RTÉ’s top brass faced the Oireachtas Communications Committee today with defamation laws on the agenda.

The Pet Shop Boys have remixed Panti's speech about oppression
# Panti Shop Boys
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Shop Boys

The Pet Shop Boys have remixed Panti's speech about oppression

Mar 9th 2014, 9:05 AM 2,873 Views 1 Comment

Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe put their own spin on Panti’s passionate call.

'Anti-Pantigate' bill tabled in the Dáil to stop "the litigious and thin-skinned"
# What Is Offence?
# What Is Offence?

'Anti-Pantigate' bill tabled in the Dáil to stop "the litigious and thin-skinned"

Mar 5th 2014, 4:00 PM 12,256 Views 66 Comments

Stephen Donnelly says that he feels broadcasters are already being more cautious as a result of the controversy.

"No biggie": Rory O'Neill honoured at New York ceremony
# Bliss In NYC
# Bliss In NYC

"No biggie": Rory O'Neill honoured at New York ceremony

Mar 3rd 2014, 4:57 PM 19,570 Views 99 Comments

Earlier, his alter-ego Panti made an appearance at the St Pat’s For All parade in Queens.

Panti's inspiring speech about oppression is now a charity single
# Noble Cause
From The Daily Edge
# Noble Cause

Panti's inspiring speech about oppression is now a charity single

Feb 18th 2014, 3:35 PM 2,061 Views 2 Comments

A music video for the remix of Panti’s Noble Call was uploaded to YouTube over the weekend.

Team Panti invaded the Prime Time audience last night
# Stealth Supporters
From The Daily Edge
# Stealth Supporters

Team Panti invaded the Prime Time audience last night

Feb 12th 2014, 8:49 AM 14,667 Views 53 Comments

You can run, you can hide, but you can’t escape Team Panti.

Panti: I'm expecting an apology from RTE
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Panti: I'm expecting an apology from RTE

Feb 9th 2014, 11:32 AM 38,825 Views 287 Comments

Rory O’Neill – aka Panti – also revealed that more than one political party has approached him about running.

Panti: Call me anything under the sun, I won’t be running to my lawyer’s skirts
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Panti: Call me anything under the sun, I won’t be running to my lawyer’s skirts

Feb 7th 2014, 10:50 PM 43,513 Views 257 Comments

In an interview with Channel 4 this evening, the drag queen said it was painful to be told his relationships were worth less.

Panti Bliss for St. Patrick's Day parade? It's looking "unlikely"
# St Panti's Day Parade
# St Panti's Day Parade

Panti Bliss for St. Patrick's Day parade? It's looking "unlikely"

Feb 7th 2014, 11:39 AM 14,681 Views 119 Comments

Orgainsers have said that the process to select the Grand Marshal is “well underway and has started a while back”.

Someone has made a Lego version of Team Panti
# TEAM PANTI
From The Daily Edge
# TEAM PANTI

Someone has made a Lego version of Team Panti

Feb 7th 2014, 9:05 AM 3,344 Views 0 Comments

There’s Madonna, there’s Stephen Fry, there’s someone from the St Patrick’s Day parade…

Column: As the Winter Olympics kick off in Russia, let's consider oppression in all its forms
# Homophobia
# Homophobia

Column: As the Winter Olympics kick off in Russia, let's consider oppression in all its forms

Feb 7th 2014, 7:00 AM 59 Views 97 Comments

The situation in Russia is one of the more extreme examples of LGBT rights abuses in the world, but let’s not run the risk of thinking that our community is wholly welcoming by comparison, writes Kevin Donohue.

‘Where there is homophobia, it must be challenged’ – Dáil debates Pantigate
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

‘Where there is homophobia, it must be challenged’ – Dáil debates Pantigate

Feb 6th 2014, 10:54 PM 18,175 Views 0 Comments

TDs from across the house questioned RTÉ’s handling of the affair, but Pat Rabbitte says he won’t interfere.

‘Beaten, spat, chased, harassed and mocked’: TDs open-up about homophobic abuse
# Dáil
# Dáil

‘Beaten, spat, chased, harassed and mocked’: TDs open-up about homophobic abuse

Feb 6th 2014, 10:51 PM 28,502 Views 0 Comments

Two of the Dáil’s openly gay TDs spoke passionately about their experiences of homophobic abuse as deputies debated the Panti Bliss controversy this evening.

Column: Social media and the Streisand Effect – who dictates popular discourse today?
# New Voices
# New Voices

Column: Social media and the Streisand Effect – who dictates popular discourse today?

Feb 6th 2014, 12:45 PM 157 Views 94 Comments

Guess what? Traditional media no longer gets to dictate we can (or should) care about – as Panti Bliss, Pussy Riot and a host of other activists and individuals have proved, writes Lisa McInerney.

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