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#WWF

# wwf - Sunday 22 April, 2018

From The42 How social media means we may never see another Andre The Giant Big Boots To Fill

How social media means we may never see another Andre The Giant

We know too much about today’s superstars, with one notable exception, says wrestling writer Josh Nason.

# wwf - Sunday 1 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Wildlife groups accused of abuses against tribes 'in the name of conservation' Pygmy Tribes

Wildlife groups accused of abuses against tribes 'in the name of conservation'

Activist group Survival said “green colonialism” is not just destroying lives but also harming conservation.

# wwf - Saturday 15 July, 2017

From The42 'Vince McMahon is a genius... He used to ring me at 4am all the time' Interview This post contains videos

'Vince McMahon is a genius... He used to ring me at 4am all the time'

Former WWE writer and star Bruce Prichard chats to The42 about his career in wrestling.

# wwf - Monday 1 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Tiny Mexican porpoise on the brink of extinction can only be saved by captivity Vaquita

Tiny Mexican porpoise on the brink of extinction can only be saved by captivity

Captivity is the only thing that can save the Mexican vaquita, who are already extremely genetically inbred.

# wwf - Sunday 26 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie World landmarks switched off the lights for Earth Hour last night DARK TIMES

World landmarks switched off the lights for Earth Hour last night

The WWF organise the annual event to raise awareness about climate change.

# wwf - Saturday 21 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Mexico is struggling to save the world's smallest porpoise Vanishing Vaquita

Mexico is struggling to save the world's smallest porpoise

The five-foot sea creatures are being caught as bycatch in illegal fishing nets.

# wwf - Monday 1 February, 2016

From The42 Wrestling legend Bret Hart reveals he has prostate cancer Illness

Wrestling legend Bret Hart reveals he has prostate cancer

The 58-year-old Canadian star confirmed the news in a post on his official Instagram page.

# wwf - Saturday 10 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Which would you prefer as a pet - a walking fish, or a sneezing monkey? New Discoveries

Which would you prefer as a pet - a walking fish, or a sneezing monkey?

More than 200 species have been discovered in the eastern Himalayas recently.

# wwf - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hungry polar bears trap researchers in weather station Russia

Hungry polar bears trap researchers in weather station

The workers are living in a remote weather station on the north Russian island of Vaygach.

# wwf - Sunday 23 August, 2015

From The42 A wrestling cult hero is coming to Dublin next week Interview

A wrestling cult hero is coming to Dublin next week

The Over the Top Wrestling event takes place in the Tivoli Theatre next Sunday.

# wwf - Saturday 1 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Wrestling legend 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper has died aged 61 RIP

Wrestling legend 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper has died aged 61

“He was one of the most generous, sincere and authentic people I have ever known.”

# wwf - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

From The42 Shawn Michaels’ upcoming appearance in Wexford has been cancelled Famous Face

Shawn Michaels’ upcoming appearance in Wexford has been cancelled

A spokesperson for Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, originally told The42 that the event was going ahead.

# wwf - Friday 12 June, 2015

From The42 Former professional wrestler Dusty Rhodes dead at 69 RIP

Former professional wrestler Dusty Rhodes dead at 69

The American Dream is no more.

# wwf - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From The42 How well do you remember your 90 wrestlers? Old School

How well do you remember your 90 wrestlers?

And yes, we know it was fake even then.

# wwf - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Will you be switching out the lights for Earth Hour? Light Out This post contains a poll

Will you be switching out the lights for Earth Hour?

If you want to participate, you have to go dark from 8.30pm this evening.

# wwf - Sunday 23 November, 2014

From The42 Which legendary wrestler are you? Quiz

Which legendary wrestler are you?

With Survivor Series taking place later tonight, take our test to see which star you most resemble.

# wwf - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From The42 Baseball player pays tribute to The Ultimate Warrior in TV interview Warrior Spirit

Baseball player pays tribute to The Ultimate Warrior in TV interview

‘Sing the power of the Warrior.’

# wwf - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From The42 The Ultimate Warrior remembered: how James Hellwig became a king of the ring The Warrior

The Ultimate Warrior remembered: how James Hellwig became a king of the ring

Tributes have poured in the for the wrestling legend.

From The42 Wrestling mourns the death of The Ultimate Warrior RIP

Wrestling mourns the death of The Ultimate Warrior

The former WWF champion died last night, aged 54.

# wwf - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The42 Why everyone should watch WrestleMania tonight Bit O' Rossallin

Why everyone should watch WrestleMania tonight

Or set the Sky box if you Hulkamaniacs need to get up for work these days.

# wwf - Sunday 30 March, 2014

7 unfortunate people whose mammies heard about Earth Hour

Their mams got some serious notions about saving the environment.

# wwf - Sunday 26 January, 2014

From The42 3…2…1… Here’s our favourite Royal Rumble moments of all time! Top Rope

3…2…1… Here’s our favourite Royal Rumble moments of all time!

Forget your Superbowls and World Series. The biggest night in American sports entertainment is tonight.

# wwf - Sunday 12 January, 2014

From The42 Sports film of the week - Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows Essential Viewing

Sports film of the week - Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

Wrestler Bret Hart’s painstaking journey to the top of his profession is recounted in comprehensive detail.

# wwf - Friday 22 November, 2013

From The42 Snapshot: The Rock as a 5-year-old with Andre the Giant WWF

Snapshot: The Rock as a 5-year-old with Andre the Giant

‘Uncle Andre’ is what he knew the late wrestling star as.

# wwf - Sunday 11 August, 2013

From The42 Here are Hulk Hogan’s best matches to celebrate his 60th birthday Runnin' Wild This post contains videos

Here are Hulk Hogan’s best matches to celebrate his 60th birthday

This ones for you Hulkamaniacs.

# wwf - Thursday 16 February, 2012

From The42 Former WWE star Kurt Angle's unlikely London 2012 bid Comeback This post contains videos

Former WWE star Kurt Angle's unlikely London 2012 bid

At the age of 43, the wrestler is looking to qualify for this year’s Olympics – 16 years after winning gold in Atlanta.

# wwf - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

In pictures: whale shark displayed in Pakistan Whale Shark This post contains images

In pictures: whale shark displayed in Pakistan

Fishermen say that they found the 40-foot-long dead shark in the Arabian Sea near Karachi.

# wwf - Sunday 23 October, 2011

From The42 The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Joe DiMaggio, Dan Wheldon, the beauty of football and a real-life answer to The Wrestler: it’s an extra-special, double edition of our weekly round-up.

# wwf - Friday 21 October, 2011

From The42 WATCH: An amazing short film about Scott 'Razor Ramon' Hall Tragic This post contains videos

WATCH: An amazing short film about Scott 'Razor Ramon' Hall

The one-time WWF superstar has battled a substance abuse addiction for nearly two decades. Now, on the brink of congestive heart failure, he can’t say goodbye to the ring.

# wwf - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Gallery: 615 new species discovered in Madagascar since 1999 New Species This post contains images

Gallery: 615 new species discovered in Madagascar since 1999

Look through some of the World Wildlife Fund’s photos of new lemurs, chameleons and snakes discovered on the fourth-largest island in the world.

# wwf - Thursday 2 December, 2010

From The42 The YouTube chart: another week, another week of viral videos Work Can Wait This post contains videos

The YouTube chart: another week, another week of viral videos

John O’Shea shows why he’s a defender, Paulie and BOD get the giggles and the wedding every boy dreams about.

# wwf - Monday 29 November, 2010

From The42 Leslie Nielsen a sports fan? Shirley you can't be serious Funny Ol' Game This post contains videos

Leslie Nielsen a sports fan? Shirley you can't be serious

Comedy giant Leslie Nielsen passed away last night. The world of sport mourns him too.

# wwf - Saturday 27 November, 2010

From The42 Political football: eight athletes who turned to politics Different Ball Game This post contains images

Political football: eight athletes who turned to politics

It’s not such a big leap really…

# wwf - Thursday 28 October, 2010

A decade of discovery:1,200 new species found in Amazon rainforest Rainforest This post contains images

A decade of discovery:1,200 new species found in Amazon rainforest

In Pictures: An amazing array of new species that have been uncovered in the Amazon rainforest.