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# sean-spicer - Today’s News

Poll: Do you think the country should remove all Covid-19 restrictions this week?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the country should remove all Covid-19 restrictions this week?

18 minutes ago 7,148 Views 10 Comments

Nphet meet today to discuss their advice for Government as the country prepares to reopen.

NPHET to meet ahead of government decision on reopening
# 22 October
# 22 October

NPHET to meet ahead of government decision on reopening

56 minutes ago 5,016 Views 13 Comments
  • NPHET is due to meet at 2pm before delivering its advice to the Cabinet Covid-19 sub-committee.
  • Almost all remaining Covid-19 restrictions are due to be lifted on Friday.
  • But a recent rise in cases numbers and hospitlisations has thrown the plan into doubt.
Aaron Rodgers taunts Chicago Bears fans as Green Bay Packers continue dominance
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

Aaron Rodgers taunts Chicago Bears fans as Green Bay Packers continue dominance

1 hour ago 1,147 Views 0 Comments

After running for a touchdown, the quarterback shouted “I still own you!” at the Bears fans behind the end zone.

Van Graan hints that Conor Murray may be given a run-out next weekend
# Plans
From The42
# Plans

Van Graan hints that Conor Murray may be given a run-out next weekend

1 hour ago 1,539 Views 0 Comments

Lions scrum-half has not played for Munster so far this season.

Friend: 'We don’t have a referees’ manager, so I’m assuming that URC will be looking at that'
# Irked
From The42
# Irked

Friend: 'We don’t have a referees’ manager, so I’m assuming that URC will be looking at that'

1 hour ago 2,624 Views 12 Comments

Connacht coach has asked URC to appoint a referees’ manager in aftermath of Saturday’s controversial defeat.

One dead as US college endures two shootings in a week
# America
# America

One dead as US college endures two shootings in a week

1 hour ago 7,955 Views 1 Comment

It is the second shooting at the university but is not thought to be linked.

Canada's Trudeau to visit indigenous children's graves
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Canada's Trudeau to visit indigenous children's graves

1 hour ago 2,136 Views 2 Comments

The remains of more than 200 children were uncovered at the British Columbia school in May.

Physio: Fixing a wee problem - before, during and after menopause
# Urinary Incontinence
# Urinary Incontinence

Physio: Fixing a wee problem - before, during and after menopause

1 hour ago 8,546 Views 0 Comments

On World Menopause Day, Chartered Physiotherapist Aoife Ni Eochaidh says practice is key to fixing any pelvic issues.

Leinster will look to 'A' games and AIL during 'different' international window
# Spreading The Load
From The42
# Spreading The Load

Leinster will look to 'A' games and AIL during 'different' international window

1 hour ago 2,428 Views 0 Comments

The United Rugby Championship will break for a month following this weekend’s fixtures.

# sean-spicer - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Trump's former White House press secretary Sean Spicer to appear on Dancing with the Stars
# Reality Show
# Reality Show

Trump's former White House press secretary Sean Spicer to appear on Dancing with the Stars

Aug 21st 2019, 6:20 PM 16,533 Views 19 Comments

During his time at the White House Spicer found himself embroiled in a number of controversies.

# sean-spicer - Friday 23 March, 2018

Anthony Scaramucci on The Ray D'Arcy Show isn't public service broadcasting, it's scraping the bottom of the barrel
# The Mooch
From The Daily Edge
# The Mooch

Anthony Scaramucci on The Ray D'Arcy Show isn't public service broadcasting, it's scraping the bottom of the barrel

Mar 23rd 2018, 5:55 PM 19,865 Views 12 Comments

Scaramucci is the third Trump-adjacent figure to appear on RTE in recent months.

# sean-spicer - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Sean Spicer was back in the White House for the shamrock ceremony
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

Sean Spicer was back in the White House for the shamrock ceremony

Mar 15th 2018, 11:27 PM 17,971 Views 13 Comments

“It’s a great day. Us Irish get just one day – you have to take advantage of it,” he said.

# sean-spicer - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Sean Spicer says 'there's a difference' between Irish and Mexican immigrants coming to US
# Forgiving Trump
# Forgiving Trump

Sean Spicer says 'there's a difference' between Irish and Mexican immigrants coming to US

Jan 13th 2018, 12:58 PM 48,750 Views 118 Comments

The former White House press secretary also said his Catholic beliefs helped him to forgive Donald Trump’s ‘pussy’ comments.

# sean-spicer - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Trump's former press secretary Sean Spicer to appear live on the Late Late this Friday
# Feeling Spicey
# Feeling Spicey

Trump's former press secretary Sean Spicer to appear live on the Late Late this Friday

Jan 10th 2018, 10:24 AM 19,641 Views 83 Comments

He’s going to explain why he jumped ship.

# sean-spicer - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

James Corden says he's 'disappointed' in himself for kissing Sean Spicer at the Emmys
# Too Spicy
From The Daily Edge
# Too Spicy

James Corden says he's 'disappointed' in himself for kissing Sean Spicer at the Emmys

Sep 20th 2017, 7:53 AM 5,284 Views 6 Comments

“Everyone was kissing ass at the Emmys, I just kissed the biggest one there.”

# sean-spicer - Monday 18 September, 2017

Sean Spicer appears at Emmys to claim it had 'the largest crowd ever. Period.'
# Spicey
# Spicey

Sean Spicer appears at Emmys to claim it had 'the largest crowd ever. Period.'

Sep 18th 2017, 7:57 AM 19,096 Views 36 Comments

Spicer, who resigned in July in one of the many shake-ups of Trump’s White House, was the highlight of Stephen Colbert’s opening monologue.

Sean Spicer appeared on stage on Melissa McCarthy's famous podium at last night's Emmys
# Alternative Facts
From The Daily Edge
# Alternative Facts

Sean Spicer appeared on stage on Melissa McCarthy's famous podium at last night's Emmys

Sep 18th 2017, 7:46 AM 5,367 Views 9 Comments

Oh.

# sean-spicer - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Sean Spicer claims to be 'one of the most popular guys in Ireland'
# Spicy
# Spicy

Sean Spicer claims to be 'one of the most popular guys in Ireland'

Sep 6th 2017, 5:21 PM 27,565 Views 59 Comments

The former White House press secretary is claiming huge popularity across Europe.

# sean-spicer - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Three months after Trump snub, Sean Spicer finally gets to meet the Pope
# Spicey Audience
# Spicey Audience

Three months after Trump snub, Sean Spicer finally gets to meet the Pope

Aug 30th 2017, 9:25 AM 17,898 Views 35 Comments

Spicer was not included in an audience earlier this year.

# sean-spicer - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Sean Spicer says there are 'too many cooks' at the White House, signs off with pop at the 'fake news media'
# Spicey Interview
# Spicey Interview

Sean Spicer says there are 'too many cooks' at the White House, signs off with pop at the 'fake news media'

Jul 22nd 2017, 9:31 AM 24,811 Views 32 Comments

Spicer resigned as White House press secretary yesterday after a tumultuous six months at the podium.

# sean-spicer - Friday 21 July, 2017

Here's the new White House comms guy that Sean Spicer resigned over
# Anthony Scaramucci
# Anthony Scaramucci

Here's the new White House comms guy that Sean Spicer resigned over

Jul 21st 2017, 10:20 PM 32,502 Views 50 Comments

Anthony Scaramucci called Spicer “a true American patriot” and says he hopes he’ll “make a tremendous amount of money”.

17 of the quickest reactions to the news that Sean Spicer has resigned
# Alternative Facts
From The Daily Edge
# Alternative Facts

17 of the quickest reactions to the news that Sean Spicer has resigned

Jul 21st 2017, 6:16 PM 11,773 Views 3 Comments

Goodbye and thanks for the memes.

Sean Spicer has quit as White House Press Secretary
# So Long Sean
# So Long Sean

Sean Spicer has quit as White House Press Secretary

Jul 21st 2017, 5:07 PM 78,161 Views 125 Comments

It was reportedly in protest at President Donald Trump’s pick for Communications Director.

# sean-spicer - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Last night's SNL featured Donald Trump giving Sean Spicer a Godfather-style kiss of death
# Kiss Of Death
From The Daily Edge
# Kiss Of Death

Last night's SNL featured Donald Trump giving Sean Spicer a Godfather-style kiss of death

May 14th 2017, 12:20 PM 30,548 Views 25 Comments

And it was as brutal as you’d imagine.

# sean-spicer - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Trump threatens to shut down daily press briefings 'for the sake of accuracy'
# Media
# Media

Trump threatens to shut down daily press briefings 'for the sake of accuracy'

May 13th 2017, 9:51 AM 15,342 Views 94 Comments

Trump’s statements, through a tweet and later television interview, threaten a Washington institution.

# sean-spicer - Friday 12 May, 2017

Melissa McCarthy just cruised through New York, on a podium, dressed as Sean Spicer
# It's Spicey
From The Daily Edge
# It's Spicey

Melissa McCarthy just cruised through New York, on a podium, dressed as Sean Spicer

May 12th 2017, 3:33 PM 8,541 Views 1 Comment

ALRIGHT EVERYONE SIDDOWN!

# sean-spicer - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Statement on Muslim ban removed from Trump's website after press briefing
# Sean Spicer
# Sean Spicer

Statement on Muslim ban removed from Trump's website after press briefing

May 9th 2017, 1:25 PM 14,442 Views 30 Comments

“I don’t think I need to clarify what I’ve said or what the president’s said,” was Spicer’s response.

# sean-spicer - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Trump congratulates Turkish president on controversial referendum win
# Presidential Powers
# Presidential Powers

Trump congratulates Turkish president on controversial referendum win

Apr 18th 2017, 7:02 AM 11,358 Views 23 Comments

The ruling Turkish leader won the referendum by 51% to 49%.

# sean-spicer - Monday 17 April, 2017

Donald Trump hosts Easter Egg Roll (and Sean Spicer met his rabbit replacement)
# Easter Monday
# Easter Monday

Donald Trump hosts Easter Egg Roll (and Sean Spicer met his rabbit replacement)

Apr 17th 2017, 10:02 PM 14,344 Views 21 Comments

We’re sorry to say that Sean Spencer didn’t return to his role as the fluffy White House Easter Bunny.

# sean-spicer - Friday 14 April, 2017

Sean Spicer used to have another job in the White House... as the Easter Bunny
# NO REALLY
# NO REALLY

Sean Spicer used to have another job in the White House... as the Easter Bunny

Apr 14th 2017, 7:00 PM 24,603 Views 18 Comments

There is no word yet on whether he will don the bunny ears again this year.

# sean-spicer - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

15 spot on reactions to the Pepsi, United and Spicer PR disasters
# The Unholy Trinity
From The Daily Edge
# The Unholy Trinity

15 spot on reactions to the Pepsi, United and Spicer PR disasters

Apr 12th 2017, 6:09 PM 8,996 Views 2 Comments

What a week.

Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired
# Chemical Weapons
# Chemical Weapons

Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired

Apr 12th 2017, 7:11 AM 19,794 Views 65 Comments

“I mistakenly used an inappropriate and insensitive comment about the Holocaust and there is no comparison.”

# sean-spicer - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Sean Spicer just said even Hitler 'didn't sink to using chemical weapons'
# History Lesson
# History Lesson

Sean Spicer just said even Hitler 'didn't sink to using chemical weapons'

Apr 11th 2017, 8:40 PM 24,670 Views 147 Comments

The White House Press Secretary is under fire once again for his comments.

# sean-spicer - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Hostility between White House and press makes reporters dogged for the truth
# West Wing Woes
# West Wing Woes

Hostility between White House and press makes reporters dogged for the truth

Mar 26th 2017, 9:01 PM 29,792 Views 17 Comments

While in Washington attending the St Patrick’s Day White House celebrations TheJournal.ie paid a visit to reporters in the press briefing room.

# sean-spicer - Monday 20 March, 2017

Trump campaign manager had 'limited role' in Trump campaign - Spicer
# Russian Claims
# Russian Claims

Trump campaign manager had 'limited role' in Trump campaign - Spicer

Mar 20th 2017, 8:40 PM 17,703 Views 41 Comments

Paul Manafort was the campaign’s manager for a number of months.

# sean-spicer - Friday 17 March, 2017

'Utterly ridiculous': British spy agency denies claims it was used to spy on Trump
# GCHQ
# GCHQ

'Utterly ridiculous': British spy agency denies claims it was used to spy on Trump

Mar 17th 2017, 8:30 AM 8,356 Views 32 Comments

The story was one of several offered by Spicer as evidence to support the president’s explosive claims that Obama had moved to “tap my phones.”

# sean-spicer - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Trump didn't mean wiretapping when he tweeted about 'wire tapping' - Spicer
# Quotation Marks
# Quotation Marks

Trump didn't mean wiretapping when he tweeted about 'wire tapping' - Spicer

Mar 14th 2017, 1:25 PM 30,213 Views 59 Comments

“The president used the word wiretap in quotes to mean broadly surveillance and other activities.”

# sean-spicer - Friday 10 March, 2017

Trump team knew Michael Flynn might register as foreign agent
# Security Adviser
# Security Adviser

Trump team knew Michael Flynn might register as foreign agent

Mar 10th 2017, 10:00 PM 21,599 Views 35 Comments

However, the White House said Trump himself wasn’t aware.

# sean-spicer - Monday 27 February, 2017

Sean Spicer's denials left looking thin as Trump's choice for top Navy job steps aside
# Fake News?
# Fake News?

Sean Spicer's denials left looking thin as Trump's choice for top Navy job steps aside

Feb 27th 2017, 1:17 PM 29,898 Views 30 Comments

Philip Bilden will not be becoming secretary of the US Navy.

# sean-spicer - Saturday 25 February, 2017

BBC, New York Times and other media barred from White House press briefing
# Sean Spicer
# Sean Spicer

BBC, New York Times and other media barred from White House press briefing

Feb 25th 2017, 7:32 AM 29,313 Views 156 Comments

Much smaller conservative outlets like the One America News Network that have provided favorable coverage did attend.

# sean-spicer - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Sean Spicer gets his second skewering in two weeks courtesy of SNL's Melissa McCarthy
# Spicey
# Spicey

Sean Spicer gets his second skewering in two weeks courtesy of SNL's Melissa McCarthy

Feb 12th 2017, 4:40 PM 44,119 Views 101 Comments

The portrayal of Trump’s press secretary has proven plenty popular.

Melissa McCarthy's latest turn as Sean Spicer on SNL is the best yet
# Spicey
From The Daily Edge
# Spicey

Melissa McCarthy's latest turn as Sean Spicer on SNL is the best yet

Feb 12th 2017, 9:22 AM 6,330 Views 0 Comments

Bravo.

# sean-spicer - Sunday 5 February, 2017

White House press secretary Sean Spicer is the latest person to get the SNL treatment
# Melissa Mccarthy
# Melissa Mccarthy

White House press secretary Sean Spicer is the latest person to get the SNL treatment

Feb 5th 2017, 3:05 PM 36,702 Views 52 Comments

SNL took aim at Spicer’s first press briefing last night.

Melissa McCarthy *completely* transformed into Sean Spicer on Saturday Night Live last night
# Radical Moose Lambs
From The Daily Edge
# Radical Moose Lambs

Melissa McCarthy *completely* transformed into Sean Spicer on Saturday Night Live last night

Feb 5th 2017, 9:17 AM 9,608 Views 5 Comments

Trump’s press secretary is the latest member of his administration to get the SNL treatment.

# sean-spicer - Thursday 2 February, 2017

White House defends airstrike in which US soldier and several civilians were killed
# Yemen
# Yemen

White House defends airstrike in which US soldier and several civilians were killed

Feb 2nd 2017, 10:20 PM 22,632 Views 60 Comments

US president Donald Trump has vowed to fight Islamic extremism relentlessly.

# sean-spicer - Monday 30 January, 2017

White House says allegations of 'Holocaust denial' are 'pathetic'
# Sean Spicer
# Sean Spicer

White House says allegations of 'Holocaust denial' are 'pathetic'

Jan 30th 2017, 10:53 PM 23,197 Views 67 Comments

Spokesperson Sean Spicer says the media is ‘nitpicking’

# sean-spicer - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Alternative facts: 'Trump sent a powerful message that facts can be altered to suit his own agenda'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Alternative facts: 'Trump sent a powerful message that facts can be altered to suit his own agenda'

Jan 29th 2017, 8:30 AM 603 Views 94 Comments

Altering the truth is always wrong but it could be fatal if orchestrated to justify war or the use of nuclear weapons, writes Jason O’Sullivan.

# sean-spicer - Monday 23 January, 2017

"Sometimes we can disagree with the facts" - the first official press conference of the Trump administration
# A Spicy Exchange
# A Spicy Exchange

"Sometimes we can disagree with the facts" - the first official press conference of the Trump administration

Jan 23rd 2017, 8:06 PM 19,101 Views 88 Comments

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters: “Our intention is never to lie to you.”

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