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Inside 1989: What Irish business looked like 30 years ago
# Policy And Economy
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# Policy And Economy

Inside 1989: What Irish business looked like 30 years ago

Jan 3rd 2020, 11:10 AM 691 Views 0 Comments

From Intel to Coillte, the State Papers show the foundation of modern Ireland.

'Best, clearest, latest state-of-the-art binoculars in the world' for Haughey during Japan visit
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# DEAR MR PRESIDENT

'Best, clearest, latest state-of-the-art binoculars in the world' for Haughey during Japan visit

Dec 29th 2019, 6:00 PM 22,599 Views 27 Comments

Naturally, as Taoiseach, Haughey was given two free pairs.

Merkel calls for 'human rights and tolerance' as Germany marks 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall
# Cold War
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# Cold War

Merkel calls for 'human rights and tolerance' as Germany marks 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall

Nov 9th 2019, 12:11 PM 10,061 Views 23 Comments

Merkel herself grew up in East Germany and was a scientist working in Berlin on 9 November, 1989.

In this war of words, Taylor Swift is the only winner
# Look What You Made Me Do
# Look What You Made Me Do

In this war of words, Taylor Swift is the only winner

Aug 27th 2017, 7:00 PM 6,839 Views 2 Comments

Whatever team you’re on, the victor is clear.

28 things I learned at my first ever Taylor Swift gig
# Rip Us
# Rip Us

28 things I learned at my first ever Taylor Swift gig

Jun 30th 2015, 6:41 PM 11,514 Views 6 Comments

AreWeOuttaTheWoodsYetAreWeOuttaTheWoodsYetAreWe….

Where are they now? The Liverpool and Arsenal teams that played the 1989 title showdown
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

Where are they now? The Liverpool and Arsenal teams that played the 1989 title showdown

Apr 3rd 2015, 9:00 AM 19,268 Views 14 Comments

Hint: a lot of them went into TV punditry.

Here's Joe Schmidt in full flight kick-chasing his way to a try in '89
# Joe Show
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# Joe Show

Here's Joe Schmidt in full flight kick-chasing his way to a try in '89

Mar 14th 2015, 1:54 PM 8,538 Views 5 Comments

The Manawatu flier left Jean-Baptiste Lafond in his dust.

Taylor Swift sends fan $1989 to help pay off her student loans
# Swiftmas
# Swiftmas

Taylor Swift sends fan $1989 to help pay off her student loans

Jan 14th 2015, 7:44 AM 3,447 Views 3 Comments

Sound.

The best archive pic we found this year
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# RIP

The best archive pic we found this year

Dec 31st 2014, 10:00 PM 31,378 Views 28 Comments

Ireland, 1989.

The 12 most hysterical reactions to Taylor Swift's Dublin gig announcement
# Dying Dead
# Dying Dead

The 12 most hysterical reactions to Taylor Swift's Dublin gig announcement

Dec 9th 2014, 2:33 PM 2,805 Views 6 Comments

They are NOT OKAY.

Britney Spears fans are trolling Taylor Swift fans and it is a joy to behold
# Brit Brit
# Brit Brit

Britney Spears fans are trolling Taylor Swift fans and it is a joy to behold

Nov 6th 2014, 5:17 PM 5,396 Views 0 Comments

Taylor Swift failed to break Britney’s record this week and Brit’s fans are only delighted.

Taylor Swift refused to speak Irish because she thought it was rude
# Conas Atá Tú
# Conas Atá Tú

Taylor Swift refused to speak Irish because she thought it was rude

Oct 28th 2014, 2:30 PM 14,320 Views 8 Comments

She was NOT impressed.

16 people who just listened to Taylor Swift's new album and are NOT OKAY
# RIP ME
# RIP ME

16 people who just listened to Taylor Swift's new album and are NOT OKAY

Oct 28th 2014, 9:24 AM 4,363 Views 1 Comment

RIP Swifties everywhere.

Taylor Swift accidentally released 8 seconds of static and it shot to number one on iTunes
# Swift Number 1
# Swift Number 1

Taylor Swift accidentally released 8 seconds of static and it shot to number one on iTunes

Oct 22nd 2014, 10:22 AM 3,708 Views 1 Comment

A new artistic direction for the popstar.

Great selfie of Tipperary's 1989 All-Ireland hurling heroes from Croke Park last Sunday
# Snapshot
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# Snapshot

Great selfie of Tipperary's 1989 All-Ireland hurling heroes from Croke Park last Sunday

Sep 9th 2014, 5:11 PM 9,950 Views 7 Comments

No better way for Declan Ryan, Michael Cleary, John Leahy and Declan Carr to record their reunion.

Why is the internet losing its mind over Taylor Swift?
# Tay Tay
# Tay Tay

Why is the internet losing its mind over Taylor Swift?

Aug 19th 2014, 9:59 AM 6,499 Views 5 Comments

Her announcement has fans all in a tizzy.

Here's how Irish people saw the future in 1989
# The Future
# The Future

Here's how Irish people saw the future in 1989

Feb 28th 2014, 11:41 AM 12,553 Views 6 Comments

Roll it there Róisín.

Here’s what you were enjoying on this day 15 years ago
# Reeling In The Years
# Reeling In The Years

Here’s what you were enjoying on this day 15 years ago

Feb 1st 2014, 9:30 AM 28,601 Views 18 Comments

Or 25 years ago, or even 35…

Sports Film of the Week: The Good, the Bad and the Rugby
# Reel Stories
From The42
# Reel Stories

Sports Film of the Week: The Good, the Bad and the Rugby

Dec 29th 2013, 9:30 PM 6,177 Views 1 Comment

We go old school this week with the behind-the-scenes doc of the 1989 All Blacks’ tour to Ireland and Wales.

VIDEO: Dunphy and Giles sing 'Que Sera, Sera' on Nighthawks in 1989
# Archives
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# Archives

VIDEO: Dunphy and Giles sing 'Que Sera, Sera' on Nighthawks in 1989

Dec 18th 2012, 10:37 PM 2,176 Views 0 Comments

Gone are the days when a television programme consisted of a couple of cans and a sing-song.

VIDEO: What mobile phones were like in 1989 – and 8 places to use them
# Revolutionary
# Revolutionary

VIDEO: What mobile phones were like in 1989 – and 8 places to use them

Sep 25th 2012, 10:30 AM 16,389 Views 25 Comments

According to this advert for a suitcase-sized mobile.

'Hillsborough ruling a victory for football' - Dalglish
# Justice
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# Justice

'Hillsborough ruling a victory for football' - Dalglish

Oct 19th 2011, 3:19 PM 184 Views 0 Comments

The Liverpool manager praised the efforts of MPs Andy Burnham and Steve Rotheram in facillitating the passing of the recent Hillsborough motion.