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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Tumblr

All time
# Look What You Made Me Do
A very convincing theory on the origin of Taylor Swift's 'oh, she's dead' line has blown up on Tumblr
Tin foil hats on.
# wimmin
15 Tumblr posts only women will truly find funny
It’s US.
# As Gaeilge
13 times Tumblr was so right about learning Irish
“And suddenly, a car hit me.”
# mega breach
Remember MySpace? If you joined it before, you will want to revisit it quickly
Over 360 million records have been said to be leaked, which would make it one of the biggest leaks of passwords ever.
# warm rain
14 times Tumblr perfectly summed up Irish weather
They’ve got it spot on.
# irish mams
10 times Tumblr was so right about Irish mams
They’ve done it again.
# As Gaeilge
16 times Tumblr perfectly summed up the Irish language
It’s a mad language, so it is.
# irish on tumblr
19 of the most Irish things that ever happened on Tumblr
The wild west of the internet.
# well meaning
Church of England defends tweet asking for prayers for Richard Dawkins following stroke
“The tweet was a prayer. Nothing controversial in that.”
# general erection
Irish Election Rides just confirmed that it's back in time for #GE2016
Hot politicians in your area are waiting for your vote.
# general erection
Irish Election Rides just confirmed that it's back in time for #GE2016
Hot politicians in your area are waiting for your vote.
# Best Of
28 Tumblr posts that will make you laugh every single time
Tumblr tumblr tumblr tumblr.
# blogroll
17 times Irish Tumblr was right on the money
“Bow down bitches.”
# Comeback Girl
This woman responded to Kylie Jenner’s wheelchair photo shoot by doing her own
Well played.
# last message received
This Tumblr is collecting the last messages people got from loved ones
It’s pretty heartbreaking.
# Oil Slick
The internet is obsessed with this girl's 'secretly dyed' hair
All the fun of coloured hair, without breaking any dress codes.
# tiny house
A family of three have made this tiny space their home
Inside the property has just 160 sq. ft. of floor space.
# too true
17 times Tumblr perfectly summed up your life
Truth bombs.
# mind blowing
17 sudden realisations that will blow your mind
Time to log off the internet.
# misleading
This personal trainer just proved how bogus 'before and after' selfies can be
Fitspo? Not so much.
# brenda and the wasp
16 ways this year's Junior and Leaving Certs are the funniest f**kers
We all need a laugh at this difficult time.
# Hey girl
The feminist themes in Mad Max have been turned into a new meme
“Thanks for rescuing me”.
# Equality
Leelah Alcorn's legacy: US President says conversion therapy should be banned
The statement from Barack Obama comes after a petition inspired by Leelah Alcorn.
# Letter
Taylor Swift writes open letter to fans about her mother's cancer
And she wants you to talk to your parents about it.
# The Dress
The colour of this dress is driving the internet absolutely insane
Is it black and blue, or white and gold? ARGH.
# bad kids jokes
13 wonderfully bizarre jokes written by children
Because you have to grow into your sense of humour.
# scars
There's a growing pro self-harm movement and it's worrying mental health experts
It is estimated that at least 100,000 people are self-harming in Ireland every year.
# pizzaz
The 10 most important pizza posts on Tumblr this year
2014 was a good year for pizza online.
# profiler
People are making old paintings take selfies and the results are deadly
Brush strokes on point.
# fintan warfield
This Dublin mayor wants you to 'ask him stuff' on Tumblr
So far he’s been asked about coming out and his thoughts on the Government … and Canadians.
# spaghetti condom
Does this photo of a condom filled with spaghetti mean we have reached peak internet?
Explain yourself, internet.
# sofa so good
The Drunk Furniture Twitter account perfectly describes your Saturday night out
Who knew inanimate objects could say so much.
# gbbo
The 11 most wonderful internet reactions to the GBBO finale
It was a great time.
# Tumblr
17 brilliantly addictive Tumblrs that will aid your procrastination
Warning: may lead to procrastination.
# this is life
16 times the internet perfectly summed up your life
Terrifyingly accurate.
# tay tay
Taylor Swift got a Tumblr and it's a little...basic
We need to talk, Taylor.
8 excellent distractions to stop you complaining about the Rose of Tralee
Cheer up.
# beyoncify
Beyoncifying your ex is the genius new way to cope with break-ups
To the left, to the left.
# meat dagger
19 jokes and references only Sherlock fans will get
You should see me in a crown.
# sad youtube
This brilliant Tumblr celebrates sad, wistful YouTube comments
Your heart might break a little bit.