That didn’t happen! She’s lying, that did not happen! Irish actor Aidan Turner, star of Being Human, The Hobbit and now Poldark, speaking after his co-star said her favourite moment in the show so far was watching him get spray tanned.  The issue arose because of a nude swimming scene already talked of as the Irish star’s […]

It’s pretty simple. I’ve never sung the national anthem whether I’ve played for Ireland or England. It doesn’t make me any less proud to be an English cricketer. I’m extremely proud to be in the position I am in and privileged to be captain of a World Cup side. England’s cricket world cup captain Eoin Morgan.

At that stage, John said this is f***ing bulls**t, that there is an election to be fought before any decisions like that can be decided upon. A ‘source‘ at a recent FF meeting quoting John McGuinness’s reaction to a proposal supported by the party’s environment spokesperson Barry Cowen to rule out a Fianna Fáil/Fine Gael coalition. “That […]

He Touched Us All. An inscription on the school gates of Knox Grammar School in Wahroonga, Sydney, which pays tribute to its former art teacher Bruce Barrett … despite his convictions for sexually assaulting students during his time at the school. Five former teachers at the prestigious school have been convicted of sexual assault, while the inquiry has heard […]

It just makes no sense. For a kilo of onion, imported from Germany, I’m paying the equivalent of a bottle of good whisky. Jon Gardar Ogmundsson, who owns the franchise for McDonald’s in Iceland, talking about the “unique operational complexity” of doing business in an isolated nation with a population of just 300,000. Iceland’s first McDonald’s restaurant […]

Yeah, I do it naked. I don’t do it with great expertise, just the joy of it – the dog does it with me. It saves me taking him for a walk. We just go out and bounce for a while.The dog loves it. In fact, I caught the dog doing it on his own. Two […]

There were lots of theories and rumours; one German academic thought that because Midleton was in a valley downwind from pharmaceutical companies and telephone masts it might have something to do with it. Another doctor thought perhaps there was some genetic link between the people in the area that made them more likely to take their own […]

This dude is straight-up nuts. What Chris Kyle, who story is told in American Sniper, texted to a friend about the man on trial for killing him. A lawyer for Eddie Ray Routh said in opening statements of the man’s murder trial that Routh’s insanity was so evident that Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield exchanged […]