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MakeUp Selfies and BOD: 9 weird (and wonderful) pics and 1 video our readers sent us

Sometimes we are sent really useful news tips and pictures, other times we are sent really weird – but wonderful – things like this.

OVER HERE AT TheJournal.ie headquarters we get sent some really random stuff via email.

Some of it is hilarious. Some of it is heartbreaking.

While more of it is, well, just plain weird.

Since we started doing this post last year, you all copped on and started sending in even more weird sh*te, as well as some wonderful shots.

So here’s a look at some of the surprises we got when we opened our inboxes over the past 14 days. Keep ‘em coming.

MakeUp Selfies and BOD: 9 weird (and wonderful) pics and 1 video our readers sent us
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  • Make-Up Selfies

    "If the girls can do it with no makeup. My mate did this wearing makeup and all for charity!!"Source: Killian Martin via Twitter
  • Weird Pics

    Padraic Mulry joined him. He wrote: "Now lads, beat that, this is what most women look like leaving niteclubs and in some cases entering them, note that I found the experience frightening #donationmade #lovelygirlfriendhelped."
  • Good morning?

    John - not a morning person. Source: John Lynch
  • Sports

    "The real Messi," says Charlie.
  • Animal Lover

    "Who likes giraffes?" says this anonymous reader.
  • Pretty

    Dublin's RainbowsSource: Monica Bofill
  • Headscratcher

    "Best USB key ever?" asks Stephen Moran. Source: Stephen Moran
  • Wedding Congrats

    Sharon Nolan attended her brother-in-law's wedding a few weekends ago. She explained: "Unfortunately his good friend Eoin Reddan couldn't make the wedding due to some important match against some French team! He got this for him instead though! Is this possibly the best wedding present ever?"Source: Sharon Nolan
  • Lovely

    Lovely sunset from an anonymous reader in Dublin.

Earlier in the week, Matthew Nuding sent us this April Fools’ Day prank he played on his poor friend Kate. We applaud his commitment to the joke – but if you ever did that to us….

Source: mattnud/YouTube

If you’d like to send us some news tips or pictures email us at tips@thejournal.ie or pictures@thejournal.ie.

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