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‘No hard feelings’ from Ronnie O’Sullivan following Mark Allen altercation
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‘No hard feelings’ from Ronnie O’Sullivan following Mark Allen altercation

Nov 5th 2020, 11:45 PM 9,723 Views 4 Comments

The world champion became embroiled in a bizarre verbal spat with the Northern Irishman.

'O'Neill called me a tosser a few times... then he ended up just hanging up the phone'
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'O'Neill called me a tosser a few times... then he ended up just hanging up the phone'

Oct 3rd 2019, 12:39 PM 20,102 Views 26 Comments

Ireland defender Matt Doherty has opened up about a call he received from Martin O’Neill.

Ukrainian star Svitolina stumped by relationship question on court after Australian Open win
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Ukrainian star Svitolina stumped by relationship question on court after Australian Open win

Jan 17th 2019, 9:22 AM 10,550 Views 5 Comments

‘We are here for tennis, so that’s why it was a bit strange. I didn’t really expect to be asked that.’

Hillary Clinton and James Comey are coming to Dublin on Friday week (separately)
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Hillary Clinton and James Comey are coming to Dublin on Friday week (separately)

Jun 13th 2018, 3:51 PM 13,914 Views 43 Comments

Don’t expect them to be meeting up for a pint or anything though.

Shawn Mendes had a rather awkward encounter with The Queen, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
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Shawn Mendes had a rather awkward encounter with The Queen, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

May 18th 2018, 12:19 PM 5,142 Views 0 Comments

He was on the Ellen show recounting the sorry tale.

Foo Fighters invited an 8-year-old on stage to play the drums and it was all going great until he refused to leave
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# Awkward

Foo Fighters invited an 8-year-old on stage to play the drums and it was all going great until he refused to leave

May 9th 2018, 7:50 PM 7,765 Views 0 Comments

It got pretty awkward.

ASOS handled printing 17,000 shopping bags with a typo in a pretty unique way
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# Asos

ASOS handled printing 17,000 shopping bags with a typo in a pretty unique way

Mar 22nd 2018, 9:39 AM 19,504 Views 0 Comments

However, there might be cause for concern.

Katy Perry gave a teenage American Idol contestant his first kiss and it was pretty inappropriate
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# Awkward

Katy Perry gave a teenage American Idol contestant his first kiss and it was pretty inappropriate

Mar 15th 2018, 9:54 AM 10,464 Views 17 Comments

The young man has since spoken out about how it made him feel uncomfortable.

A look at 7 of the most awkward celebrity interviews in recent history
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# Awkward

A look at 7 of the most awkward celebrity interviews in recent history

Mar 6th 2018, 9:00 PM 8,977 Views 2 Comments

We generally watch between our fingers.

A Garda was caught writing out a drink-driving summons with a Guinness pen on TV last night
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# Awkward

A Garda was caught writing out a drink-driving summons with a Guinness pen on TV last night

Dec 12th 2017, 4:36 PM 8,021 Views 9 Comments

Only in Ireland …

YouTuber Zoella has been criticised over her €55 advent calendar containing glitter and biscuit cutters
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# Awkward

YouTuber Zoella has been criticised over her €55 advent calendar containing glitter and biscuit cutters

Nov 14th 2017, 1:36 PM 8,775 Views 4 Comments

Would you pay that for a box?

16 nightmarish everyday situations guaranteed to leave you in a cold sweat
# Sweatin'
# Sweatin'

16 nightmarish everyday situations guaranteed to leave you in a cold sweat

Sep 29th 2017, 8:56 PM 10,992 Views 8 Comments

PANIC.

A couple clashed over Brexit on Channel 4's First Dates and it was delightfully awkward
# Better Leave Right Now
# Better Leave Right Now

A couple clashed over Brexit on Channel 4's First Dates and it was delightfully awkward

Sep 19th 2017, 8:08 AM 8,938 Views 1 Comment

Opposites attract.

9 of the most incredibly awkward celebrity interviews
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# Awkward

9 of the most incredibly awkward celebrity interviews

May 15th 2017, 9:00 PM 12,570 Views 0 Comments

From Courtney Love faceplanting off of a stool to Naomi Campbell being questioned about blood diamonds.

Ivanka Trump defends father at women's summit, gets laughed at
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Ivanka Trump defends father at women's summit, gets laughed at

Apr 25th 2017, 7:33 PM 58,799 Views 84 Comments

Donald Trump doesn’t have the best track record when it comes to empowering women.

This woman was paired with her ex on Channel 4's First Dates and then rejected him
# Very Satisfying
# Very Satisfying

This woman was paired with her ex on Channel 4's First Dates and then rejected him

Apr 19th 2017, 7:58 AM 14,807 Views 0 Comments

This is good telly right here.

'You're an idiot' - Masters contender McGirt recalls Tiger exchange
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'You're an idiot' - Masters contender McGirt recalls Tiger exchange

Apr 7th 2017, 9:38 AM 14,245 Views 9 Comments

A disagreement with the superstar changed his approach, with the American now in contention at Augusta.

19 things you'll understand if you're awkward as hell at the gym
# Sweaty Betty
# Sweaty Betty

19 things you'll understand if you're awkward as hell at the gym

Apr 6th 2017, 8:00 AM 5,786 Views 2 Comments

That’s one set of push-ups done! *sits on mat doing nothing for ten mins*

Firm apologises as April fool joke annoys Philipp Lahm
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Firm apologises as April fool joke annoys Philipp Lahm

Apr 3rd 2017, 7:54 PM 18,058 Views 10 Comments

“This thing has nothing to do with fun. In our eyes, it is a cheap trick to use a celebrity for advertising,” the player’s advisor told Bild.

Everyone was watching through their fingers as a lad's card was declined on First Dates Ireland
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# Ferret Around

Everyone was watching through their fingers as a lad's card was declined on First Dates Ireland

Mar 31st 2017, 8:08 AM 10,362 Views 3 Comments

NIGHTMARE.

Britain owes the EU nearly €2 billion after ignoring a Chinese scam
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Britain owes the EU nearly €2 billion after ignoring a Chinese scam

Mar 9th 2017, 6:11 AM 28,771 Views 28 Comments

The scheme also cost other EU countries — such as France, Germany, Spain and Italy — €3.2 billion.

After pie-gate fallout, Sutton forced into playing right-back in goal
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After pie-gate fallout, Sutton forced into playing right-back in goal

Feb 25th 2017, 4:28 PM 11,461 Views 11 Comments

The goalkeeper resigned following a well-documented betting stunt earlier this week.

Lena Dunham managed to totally fluster a presenter by simply saying the word 'penis'
# Nervous Giggling
# Nervous Giggling

Lena Dunham managed to totally fluster a presenter by simply saying the word 'penis'

Feb 10th 2017, 10:00 PM 6,057 Views 1 Comment

“I wasn’t brought up talking like that!”

People are cringing over this couple awkwardly splitting the bill on First Dates Ireland last night
# SPLIT UP
# SPLIT UP

People are cringing over this couple awkwardly splitting the bill on First Dates Ireland last night

Feb 10th 2017, 8:37 AM 26,197 Views 22 Comments

She’s not an ATM, Kari!

This video of two newsreaders arguing about wearing the same colour is delicously awkward
# It Is An Issue
# It Is An Issue

This video of two newsreaders arguing about wearing the same colour is delicously awkward

Jan 13th 2017, 8:24 AM 6,973 Views 4 Comments

“It is an issue, Julie.”

This girl sent a hilariously nonsensical e-mail to her teacher after getting her wisdom teeth out
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# Love You Bye

This girl sent a hilariously nonsensical e-mail to her teacher after getting her wisdom teeth out

Dec 2nd 2016, 2:28 PM 6,963 Views 1 Comment

Painkillers will do that to you, kids.

19 distressingly awkward situations every Irish person will relate to
# My Shame
# My Shame

19 distressingly awkward situations every Irish person will relate to

Aug 19th 2016, 9:30 PM 17,062 Views 1 Comment

Death is preferable to all these things.

This guy arrived home to the soundest note from his neighbour about loud sex
# Loose Screws
# Loose Screws

This guy arrived home to the soundest note from his neighbour about loud sex

Jul 26th 2016, 8:05 AM 9,675 Views 0 Comments

“Thank you so much and again this is awkward, but had to ask.”

A snippet of Taylor Swift's response to Kim Kardashian has turned into a gas meme
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A snippet of Taylor Swift's response to Kim Kardashian has turned into a gas meme

Jul 19th 2016, 8:34 AM 7,314 Views 1 Comment

“I would very much like to be excluded from this narrative”

Will Enda be putting a timeframe on his departure today?
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Will Enda be putting a timeframe on his departure today?

Jul 13th 2016, 8:44 AM 11,970 Views 81 Comments

Don’t bet on it. The Taoiseach is set to address his parliamentary party after a week dominated by gaffes and strange decisions.

EU leaders are looking for a quick divorce from David Cameron
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EU leaders are looking for a quick divorce from David Cameron

Jun 28th 2016, 7:27 AM 18,413 Views 98 Comments

The summit will be a chance for the Taoiseach to underline Ireland’s specific interests and concerns.

Embarrassing medal snub for Joey Barton as Burnley celebrate Premier League promotion
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Embarrassing medal snub for Joey Barton as Burnley celebrate Premier League promotion

May 9th 2016, 10:03 PM 23,234 Views 23 Comments

“No medal? What’s going on?”

Ted Cruz elbowing his wife in the face is the most awkward Vine you'll see today
# Cruzing For A Bruising
# Cruzing For A Bruising

Ted Cruz elbowing his wife in the face is the most awkward Vine you'll see today

May 4th 2016, 8:06 AM 7,006 Views 0 Comments

Facepalm. No wait, faceelbow.

20 awkward moments every Irish gal will relate to
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# Awkward

20 awkward moments every Irish gal will relate to

Apr 2nd 2016, 9:30 AM 17,914 Views 4 Comments

Totes awks.

Joan Burton will decide her fate as Labour leader after a government is formed
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Joan Burton will decide her fate as Labour leader after a government is formed

Mar 30th 2016, 9:10 PM 23,280 Views 110 Comments

Meanwhile, Alan Kelly apologised for comments he made about power being a drug that suited him.

'What did you say about political prisoners?' Castro fields questions at Obama press conference
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'What did you say about political prisoners?' Castro fields questions at Obama press conference

Mar 22nd 2016, 8:10 AM 12,800 Views 21 Comments

A joint-appearance by the leaders of both states didn’t always go smoothly.

The OECD apologises for St Patrick's Day tweet about alcohol abuse
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The OECD apologises for St Patrick's Day tweet about alcohol abuse

Mar 17th 2016, 5:13 PM 34,846 Views 40 Comments

Ouch.

Two bars are opening on George's Street... with almost the same name
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Two bars are opening on George's Street... with almost the same name

Mar 2nd 2016, 7:14 PM 12,792 Views 3 Comments

Great minds think alike, we guess?

Snapchat employee sent personal details to scammer they thought was their boss
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Snapchat employee sent personal details to scammer they thought was their boss

Feb 29th 2016, 9:33 AM 10,063 Views 2 Comments

The company said that no user information was revealed because of the incident.

This Dad accidentally sent his daughter a Snapchat meant for her Mam, and it was mortifying
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# Snap Happy

This Dad accidentally sent his daughter a Snapchat meant for her Mam, and it was mortifying

Feb 16th 2016, 11:34 AM 18,973 Views 3 Comments

Nooooooo.

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