So I wrote an article for the Irish Examiner about researching genealogy. I went on a bit, and they rightly cut it down. However, given that this is the unregulated, self-indulgent wasteland of blogging, I’m going to post the unabridged version for you to snooze through: Carpe diem You probably remember the scene in Dead Poet’s Society. Robin Williams’s […]
You heard it here first: The Gays hate cake.
Soft focus photos of the letters to Santa at Dublin Waxworks Museum. Nice try by Mohammed from Oman with the request for a private jet for his birthday.
Weekend in and weekend out, and often nights in between, marauding gangs of carousing revellers from Dublin town mainly blight places such Kilkenny and Carrick-on-Shannon. Men and women, not to mention the children, residents of these beautiful, elegant places are forced to run the gauntlet of ultra-binge drinking, kerbside urinating, scantily-clad people toppling over, not […]
Binky/Frank from Donnie Darko rocks out in Club Hell for their Easter celebrations. And sher what better place than a metal club to celebrate the crucifixion of Santa Claus?
santasporn: is this glee
postcardsfromspace: xcyclopswasrightx: So get this, Jack Kirby provided the costume design for a 1969, UC Santa Cruz production of Julius Cesar. always reblog
imwithkanye: Combined. Stephen Soderbergh has edited together both Alfred Hitchcock and Gus Van Sant’s versions of Psycho into one movie. [watch]
wabisabiforrobots: “Thanks for making it weird, ‘Santa.’”
‘Where the fuck is his face?’ Santa Claus with Emily Tonge on the Santa Express launching the Airtricity Dublin Docklands Christmas Festival. Running from December 12th – 23rd, the ambience at George’s Dock, Dublin will be truly festive as the festival will host an authentic artisan food & craft market, Victorian fairground experience, theatre performances, traditional […]
buzzfeed: Santa = Satan
Rays gather around a diver dressed as Santa Claus feeding fish as the annual Christmas attraction starts at Sunshine International Aquarium in Tokyo, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
I hope Santa gives them all the gift of human dignity this year. Setanta Claus with former Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan, left, and former Republic of Ireland and Liverpool player Jason McAteer, were in Dublin today as Setanta Sports unveiled their unbeatable Christmas and New Year line up of live and exclusive Premier League action. With 12 […]
Ring a ding ding, Santa straight snowballin’ up in here. Santa Claus with his elves (l to r) Kerri and Tiffany. Santa Claus and his elves made a very special visit today from The North Pole to The Loop at Dublin Airport. Santacollected letters from delighted children before heading back to Lapland to get all the toys ready […]
Person required for Santa in Santas grotto located in Cork City. Applicants should have excellent communication skills, bubbly personality and enjoy working with children. Previous experience of a similar role an advantage. Fluent English essential. 🙁
Boys’ and girls’ letters to Santa at the National Wax Museum.