Posts Tagged ‘Ireland’
Two of the most primal desires of the human brain are the need to party hard and to beat the shit out of something, anything. The writers of The Simpsons may once have unknowingly hit upon the future direction of St Patrick’s...
We won't wear green and you can't make us, and we have way more than a shamrock trinity of good reasons.
Hey! You there! Don't emigrate! You might miss something! One of these uniquely Irish features, for example.
You can't truly celebrate your Irishness until you admit your mistakes. Here are twelve. We're very sorry, world.
Backed into a corner with likely two games left in his Irish coaching career, Declan Kidney has axed Ronan O’Gara. For a logical man, he sure does have a habit for making illogical decisions.
Unsure of when to cheer and when to jeer? Does the fickle nature of pop culture scare you? The Brit Awards, Hilary Mantel and literate police dogs; we've got the Hot or Not scale sorted on Ramp It Up/Stamp It Down.
Ireland's rugby team continue to be defined by inconsistency, but at least Brian O'Driscoll got good news at the weekend.
Everyone loves international friendlies! Oh no, wait. It's the other one. Rú ponders the futility of non-competitive matches.
Unsure of when to cheer and when to jeer? Does the fickle nature of pop culture scare you? High-tailing cultists, Chris Brown's private jet and Michelle Williams' weave; we've got the Hot or Not scale sorted on Ramp It Up/Stamp...
In applying for a potentially rewarding new course in education, Jenny is reminded of a less-than-encouraging phone call she received at home in the past..
When it comes to local business, patrons' choice is simple: use it or lose it. Philip mourns the loss of Ballina's local Cineplex as a symptom of a suffering Ireland.
After a brilliant victory over Wales at the weekend, Shane asks if Ireland can dare to dream of 6 Nations glory.