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#review 2012

# review-2012 - Thursday 27 December, 2012

I was there... for Katie's Taylor Olympic gold -- kinda -- and some lovely off-Broadway hurling
# Review 2012
From The42
# Review 2012

I was there... for Katie's Taylor Olympic gold -- kinda -- and some lovely off-Broadway hurling

Dec 27th 2012, 9:00 AM 703 Views 0 Comments

Gavan Reilly was outside the ExCel looking in, but we’re counting it. He may have also seen Kilkenny.

# review-2012 - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

First Irish TV, Titanic, a famous ceiling: the big anniversaries of 2012
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

First Irish TV, Titanic, a famous ceiling: the big anniversaries of 2012

Dec 26th 2012, 7:47 PM 7,886 Views 7 Comments

The Titanic disaster, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the Anglo-Irish Treaty: 2012 has been a big year for commemorations. Here’s your guide to the bigger commemorations held this year.

13 things we didn't know last year
# Review 2012
From The Daily Edge
# Review 2012

13 things we didn't know last year

Dec 26th 2012, 7:30 PM 15,728 Views 8 Comments

Gangnam, Instagram, Mick Wallace’s tax dealings, and how amazing our athletes are.

Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012

Dec 26th 2012, 7:15 PM 15,068 Views 1 Comment

From Savita Halappanavar to puppies rescued from a Dublin car, these were the most shared TheJournal.ie articles on Facebook this year.

Talking tactics: bringing new Gaelic football innovations to book
# Tactics
From The42
# Tactics

Talking tactics: bringing new Gaelic football innovations to book

Dec 26th 2012, 7:00 PM 4,699 Views 0 Comments

Emmet Ryan reckoned he say a gap in the market – writing about football in a new way.

Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012

Dec 26th 2012, 7:00 PM 7,730 Views 3 Comments

From Maeve Binchy to the fatal Swedish House Mafia concert, these are TheJournal.ie stories which were shared the most on Twitter this year.

I was there: Leinster's heartbreaking RaboDirect Pro12 final defeat
# Sporting Highlights
From The42
# Sporting Highlights

I was there: Leinster's heartbreaking RaboDirect Pro12 final defeat

Dec 26th 2012, 12:04 PM 1,175 Views 2 Comments

Gather round, for a tale of sunshine, scrums and Shane.

2012: Good news in video
# Review 2012
From The Daily Edge
# Review 2012

2012: Good news in video

Dec 26th 2012, 8:45 AM 6,749 Views 4 Comments

Good news, good deeds, great stuff.

# review-2012 - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

Photos: the cutest Dublin Zoo arrivals of 2012
# Zoo Arrivals
From The Daily Edge
# Zoo Arrivals

Photos: the cutest Dublin Zoo arrivals of 2012

Dec 25th 2012, 5:00 PM 2,013 Views 0 Comments

New additions include the births of tapirs, red pandas, eastern bongos and meerkats – and the transfer of two lion cubs and a bull elephant. Phew, what a year!

Ireland's soccer year told through 10 Giovanni Trapattoni facial expressions
# Il Trap
From The42
# Il Trap

Ireland's soccer year told through 10 Giovanni Trapattoni facial expressions

Dec 25th 2012, 3:10 PM 6,066 Views 5 Comments

There was a range of emotions; from very frustrated to incredibly annoyed.

18 people you (probably) hadn’t heard of this time last year
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

18 people you (probably) hadn’t heard of this time last year

Dec 25th 2012, 1:00 PM 19,530 Views 6 Comments

In fact, you might not still know some of them – or at least not know their names.

The best memes of 2012
# Memetastic
From The Daily Edge
# Memetastic

The best memes of 2012

Dec 25th 2012, 12:00 PM 12,917 Views 7 Comments

Grumpy Cat, Angelina Jolieing, and those binders full of women. It’s been a quality year for internet memes. Here’s the cream of the crop…

45 images that made us cry this year
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# Review 2012

45 images that made us cry this year

Dec 25th 2012, 9:30 AM 19,703 Views 5 Comments

Emotional for different reasons – some tragic, others victorious – these images touched us during 2012.

Forget your X-stations and body armour, these are the gifts sports fans received back in the day
# Christmas 2013
From The42
# Christmas 2013

Forget your X-stations and body armour, these are the gifts sports fans received back in the day

Dec 25th 2012, 6:52 AM 7,998 Views 15 Comments

No bags of coal here.

# review-2012 - Monday 24 December, 2012

Moments that restored our faith in Ireland in 2012
# Review 2012
From The Daily Edge
# Review 2012

Moments that restored our faith in Ireland in 2012

Dec 24th 2012, 6:30 PM 19,592 Views 22 Comments

We’re quite fond of this place.

Competition time: Win some nice gear by telling us who's behind Breaking Bad's Walter White
# Christmas
From The42
# Christmas

Competition time: Win some nice gear by telling us who's behind Breaking Bad's Walter White

Dec 24th 2012, 1:30 PM 6,822 Views 16 Comments

Just because you shoot Jesse James, it don’t make you Jesse James.

I was there… for Ireland’s brutal tour of New Zealand
# Review 2012
From The42
# Review 2012

I was there… for Ireland’s brutal tour of New Zealand

Dec 24th 2012, 8:30 AM 1,038 Views 0 Comments

Patrick McCarry was our man embedded with Declan Kidney’s squad as they came so close yet so far away last summer.

Mahon, Reilly, Savita: Game-changing political moments of 2012
# Review2012
# Review2012

Mahon, Reilly, Savita: Game-changing political moments of 2012

Dec 24th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,048 Views 11 Comments

Unlike 2011 this was not a year of any seismic shifts in Irish politics but there were plenty of stand-out moments which will have repercussions going into next year and most of them involved one man…

In Pics: Ireland's Defence Forces in 2012
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

In Pics: Ireland's Defence Forces in 2012

Dec 24th 2012, 7:30 AM 10,525 Views 15 Comments

Our Defence Forces had a busy year. Here are some of the great pictures they took during it.

Late winner: Here’s 6 last-minute sporting pressies to get you off the hook tomorrow
# Late Doors
From The42
# Late Doors

Late winner: Here’s 6 last-minute sporting pressies to get you off the hook tomorrow

Dec 24th 2012, 7:25 AM 6,392 Views 1 Comment

Like Kun Aguero you’ve left it late; now make sure you score a 94th-minute winner.

# review-2012 - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Here’s the cast of TheScore.ie’s very own nativity play
# The 1st Noel Hunt
From The42
# The 1st Noel Hunt

Here’s the cast of TheScore.ie’s very own nativity play

Dec 23rd 2012, 10:51 AM 2,757 Views 1 Comment

Get out your bed-sheets, coat hangers and tinsel. It’s showtime!

RIP: Remembering those we lost in 2012
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

RIP: Remembering those we lost in 2012

Dec 23rd 2012, 9:15 AM 12,804 Views 10 Comments

From writer Maeve Binchy to astronaut Neil Armstrong, rugby star Nevin Spence to GAA great Páidí Ó Sé, we take a look back at some of the many greats that Ireland, and the world, lost this year.

# review-2012 - Saturday 22 December, 2012

How did they do that? Here's 10 of the most amazing plays of 2012
# Wowzers
From The42
# Wowzers

How did they do that? Here's 10 of the most amazing plays of 2012

Dec 22nd 2012, 11:00 AM 9,238 Views 4 Comments

Goals, points, tries and perfect pole vaults. We’re not fussy.

Tweets, tablets and patents: 2012 in tech
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

Tweets, tablets and patents: 2012 in tech

Dec 22nd 2012, 8:45 AM 6,089 Views 29 Comments

Has Apple peaked? Has Microsoft lost its way? Is Twitter just here for the tax? Was Instagram worth the $1bn?

# review-2012 - Friday 21 December, 2012

Re-cycle: Armstrong leaves peloton picking up the pieces after traumatic year
# Lance Armstrong
From The42
# Lance Armstrong

Re-cycle: Armstrong leaves peloton picking up the pieces after traumatic year

Dec 21st 2012, 9:20 AM 658 Views 1 Comment

Back on the road, Bradley Wiggins took his place on the sport’s throne. Literally.

# review-2012 - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Who’s behind the Gangnam Style guy? Spot the Irish sporting moments of 2012 for some nice goodies
# Goodies
From The42
# Goodies

Who’s behind the Gangnam Style guy? Spot the Irish sporting moments of 2012 for some nice goodies

Dec 16th 2012, 11:02 AM 1,736 Views 1 Comment

*Does horse dance*

# review-2012 - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Here's a new Facebook feature you'll actually like (seriously)
# Review 2012
From The Daily Edge
# Review 2012

Here's a new Facebook feature you'll actually like (seriously)

Dec 13th 2012, 6:11 PM 28,337 Views 19 Comments

It might even make you want to hug Mark Zuckerberg.