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# tradition - Sunday 15 September, 2019

In pictures: All-Ireland champions Dublin visit children's hospitals with Sam Maguire
# Tradition
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# Tradition

In pictures: All-Ireland champions Dublin visit children's hospitals with Sam Maguire

Sep 15th 2019, 6:40 PM 20,326 Views 10 Comments

One of the GAA’s best traditions was maintained today.

# tradition - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why
# Festive Season
# Festive Season

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why

Dec 25th 2018, 11:00 PM 16,656 Views 24 Comments

The postal service looked around the globe to try find ‘authentic’ Irish festive stories.

Photos: Glen Hansard, Damien Rice, Imelda May and U2 among the Dublin city buskers last night
# Tradition
# Tradition

Photos: Glen Hansard, Damien Rice, Imelda May and U2 among the Dublin city buskers last night

Dec 25th 2018, 11:39 AM 34,478 Views 55 Comments

A big crowd as in attendance for the annual event.

# tradition - Sunday 16 December, 2018

From kidnapping to the Black Rod: Here are some weird House of Commons traditions
# Commons Sense
# Commons Sense

From kidnapping to the Black Rod: Here are some weird House of Commons traditions

Dec 16th 2018, 10:00 AM 18,006 Views 26 Comments

Earlier this week, a royal mace was removed from its place in the House of Commons, prompting the expulsion of a Labour MP.

# tradition - Monday 9 July, 2018

Wimbledon won't budge on traditional final start time despite World Cup clash
# Tradition
From The42
# Tradition

Wimbledon won't budge on traditional final start time despite World Cup clash

Jul 9th 2018, 3:14 PM 42,575 Views 31 Comments

‘We are a tennis tournament but we are aware that there is something special going on elsewhere.’

# tradition - Monday 30 April, 2018

Ramos confirms Madrid won't give guard of honour to champions Barcelona
# Tradition
From The42
# Tradition

Ramos confirms Madrid won't give guard of honour to champions Barcelona

Apr 30th 2018, 4:39 PM 14,198 Views 38 Comments

Sergio Ramos reiterated that the snub was manager Zinedine Zidane’s decision.

# tradition - Sunday 13 August, 2017

The legends behind the Kerry festival that crowns a goat every year
# Puck Fair
# Puck Fair

The legends behind the Kerry festival that crowns a goat every year

Aug 13th 2017, 10:00 AM 18,793 Views 50 Comments

What’s with the royal goat?

# tradition - Saturday 25 February, 2017

How 'ready golf' could make the sport better for players and spectators
# Ready Steady Golf
From The42
# Ready Steady Golf

How 'ready golf' could make the sport better for players and spectators

Feb 25th 2017, 9:00 AM 6,272 Views 2 Comments

Mark Wehrly of the GUI explains how they shaved 45 minutes off the average round time.

# tradition - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street
# Singalong
From The Daily Edge
# Singalong

Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street

Dec 24th 2016, 6:07 PM 6,828 Views 0 Comments

Unfortunately it had to stop early due to overcrowding.

# tradition - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Poll: Did you go to your Christmas party this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you go to your Christmas party this year?

Dec 17th 2016, 7:30 PM 18,577 Views 38 Comments

Mistletoe and wine.

# tradition - Sunday 30 October, 2016

'Samhain was an obvious time to commemorate the dead'
# History Of Halloween
# History Of Halloween

'Samhain was an obvious time to commemorate the dead'

Oct 30th 2016, 10:00 PM 21,657 Views 12 Comments

A historian talks us through some Halloween traditions, from preparing the house for spirits to trick or treating.

# tradition - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Bullfighting ban in Catalonia is cancelled as it is 'part of Spain's heritage'
# Unconstitutional
# Unconstitutional

Bullfighting ban in Catalonia is cancelled as it is 'part of Spain's heritage'

Oct 20th 2016, 3:05 PM 10,097 Views 42 Comments

Catalonia’s regional parliament voted to abolish bullfighting from January 1, 2012 after animal rights groups garnered 180,000 signatures for a petition.

# tradition - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

7 reasons Copenhagen should probably be next on your city break hit list
# Sponsored By Carlsberg
# Sponsored By Carlsberg

7 reasons Copenhagen should probably be next on your city break hit list

Aug 30th 2016, 9:45 AM 15,242 Views 26 Comments

Not just Hans Christian Andersen – Copenhagen has incredible New Nordic food, achingly cool coffee spots and more Borgen than you can shake a stick at…

# tradition - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

11 tweets that sum up the glory of the sneaky naggin
# Crouching Tiger
From The Daily Edge
# Crouching Tiger

11 tweets that sum up the glory of the sneaky naggin

Aug 16th 2016, 2:34 PM 7,516 Views 3 Comments

Hidden Naggin.

# tradition - Saturday 6 February, 2016

'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'
# Female Genital Mutilation
# Female Genital Mutilation

'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'

Feb 6th 2016, 7:45 AM 43,772 Views 80 Comments

There are over 140 million girls and woman across the world with cut genitals and this dangerous and painful practice continues today.

# tradition - Monday 29 June, 2015

Two brothers have been reusing the same birthday card for over 40 years
# Oh Brother
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Brother

Two brothers have been reusing the same birthday card for over 40 years

Jun 29th 2015, 10:11 PM 11,337 Views 1 Comment

Well, this is just too sweet.

# tradition - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Japanese fishermen are going to keep on killing dolphins
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Japanese fishermen are going to keep on killing dolphins

May 28th 2015, 6:05 AM 11,516 Views 47 Comments

Dolphins that are captured alive can fetch more than €7,000.

# tradition - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Dad films 25 years of kids coming downstairs at Christmas
# Did He Come?
From The Daily Edge
# Did He Come?

Dad films 25 years of kids coming downstairs at Christmas

Dec 25th 2014, 7:00 AM 9,332 Views 2 Comments

This is beautiful.

# tradition - Monday 9 June, 2014

Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there?
# Too Much Love
From The Daily Edge
# Too Much Love

Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there?

Jun 9th 2014, 6:00 PM 32,760 Views 25 Comments

A section of the The Pont des Arts railing couldn’t stand the weight.

# tradition - Friday 11 April, 2014

Column: 'Traditional' marriage? It hasn't always been between a man and a woman
# Equality
# Equality

Column: 'Traditional' marriage? It hasn't always been between a man and a woman

Apr 11th 2014, 8:00 AM 2,453 Views 382 Comments

Many opponents of marriage equality espouse the values of ‘tradition’ and believe sanctioned unions have always been between a man and a woman … but that’s not true, writes Peter Ferguson.

# tradition - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Column: Some etiquette for the modern-day First Holy Communion
# The Big Day
# The Big Day

Column: Some etiquette for the modern-day First Holy Communion

Mar 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 60,892 Views 63 Comments

Invited to a First Communion? Are you in a state of dread? Don’t worry. Let me guide you through the etiquette of the modern Big Day, writes Avril O’Reilly.

# tradition - Monday 20 January, 2014

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism
# Japan
# Japan

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism

Jan 20th 2014, 2:10 PM 9,208 Views 59 Comments

The hunt in the fishing village of Taiji in western Japan has come under international criticism and was the subject of the Academy Award-winning film “The Cove”.

# tradition - Monday 16 December, 2013

38 arrested for carrying out genital mutilation on girls as young as three
# Tanzania
# Tanzania

38 arrested for carrying out genital mutilation on girls as young as three

Dec 16th 2013, 2:20 PM 11,575 Views 40 Comments

The practice has been outlawed in Tanzania but is still performed in some parts of the country.

# tradition - Friday 2 August, 2013

Tales of '47 and '97 - Kerry and Cavan's memorable past clashes
# Tradition
From The42
# Tradition

Tales of '47 and '97 - Kerry and Cavan's memorable past clashes

Aug 2nd 2013, 12:57 PM 2,795 Views 3 Comments

Two famous matches took place between Kerry and Cavan in 1947 and 1997. Will next Sunday’s game be remembered like those two?

# tradition - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Paraic Duffy: 'People who say get rid of provincial championships don’t get it'
# Tradition
From The42
# Tradition

Paraic Duffy: 'People who say get rid of provincial championships don’t get it'

Jul 24th 2013, 11:20 AM 2,544 Views 8 Comments

The GAA Director-General believes recent results prove the provincial championships should be etained.

# tradition - Friday 26 April, 2013

'We will give Man United a guard of honour' - Wenger
# Tradition
From The42
# Tradition

'We will give Man United a guard of honour' - Wenger

Apr 26th 2013, 11:42 AM 2,155 Views 6 Comments

The Arsenal boss also admitted that his team miss Robin van Persie.

# tradition - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Pic of the Day: Ruud van Nistelrooy goes to bizarre lengths to cheer patients
# Wise Move?
From The42
# Wise Move?

Pic of the Day: Ruud van Nistelrooy goes to bizarre lengths to cheer patients

Jan 5th 2013, 2:34 PM 4,287 Views 1 Comment

We wonder what Rio Ferdinand makes of this?

# tradition - Monday 1 October, 2012

In pictures: All-Ireland-winning Cats drop into children's hospital
# Tradition
From The42
# Tradition

In pictures: All-Ireland-winning Cats drop into children's hospital

Oct 1st 2012, 3:33 PM 10,016 Views 21 Comments

It was the morning after the night before and Kilkenny’s hurlers made the familiar trip to Crumlin.

# tradition - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Spain: Four hurt at Pamplona's running of the bulls
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

Spain: Four hurt at Pamplona's running of the bulls

Jul 10th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,969 Views 25 Comments

A further four people have been injured in this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona.

# tradition - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Open thread: Should a woman propose marriage today?
# Leap Year
From The Daily Edge
# Leap Year

Open thread: Should a woman propose marriage today?

Feb 29th 2012, 8:00 AM 4,223 Views 22 Comments

Your chance to weigh in on the Leap Year tradition

# tradition - Friday 18 November, 2011

GAA explains its decision to push back next year's All-Ireland finals
# Tradition
From The42
# Tradition

GAA explains its decision to push back next year's All-Ireland finals

Nov 18th 2011, 6:29 PM 7,477 Views 8 Comments

And it’s got nothing to do with the Notre Dame v. Navy American Football match next September…

# tradition - Friday 14 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Oct 14th 2011, 8:32 AM 2,104 Views 15 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# tradition - Friday 8 April, 2011

Poll: Would you recommend tourists visit the Blarney Stone?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you recommend tourists visit the Blarney Stone?

Apr 8th 2011, 12:12 PM 4,997 Views 22 Comments

Lonely Planet survey recommends that visitors to Ireland give the famous kissing stone a miss…