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Dutch great Van Basten suspended by broadcaster for Nazi quip
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Dutch great Van Basten suspended by broadcaster for Nazi quip

Nov 25th 2019, 8:29 PM 8,751 Views 3 Comments

The 55-year-old made the comment on Fox Sports’ pay-to-view channel.

Kildare news outlet issues apology for 'Paddy Jihaddy' April Fools' Day joke
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Kildare news outlet issues apology for 'Paddy Jihaddy' April Fools' Day joke

Apr 1st 2016, 2:07 PM 22,242 Views 42 Comments

KildareNow has said that the article was not posted by a member of its editorial team.

UK police staff member leaves force after Twitter 'rape joke' about football match
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UK police staff member leaves force after Twitter 'rape joke' about football match

Nov 3rd 2015, 9:25 AM 15,268 Views 33 Comments

Both tweets prompted a flood of complaints that the police force would treat sexual assault with such flippancy.

Police force in Twitter storm after engaging in 'rape banter' about a football match
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Police force in Twitter storm after engaging in 'rape banter' about a football match

Nov 1st 2015, 6:15 PM 40,265 Views 86 Comments

Merseyside Police have apologised and promised a ‘full investigation’.

Gay couple asked to leave Dublin restaurant for holding hands
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Gay couple asked to leave Dublin restaurant for holding hands

Oct 29th 2015, 4:39 PM 73,135 Views 224 Comments

The shocking allegation comes just five months after the country legalised marriage for homosexual couples.

Irish cinemagoers warned over film featuring eerily familiar plane crash
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Irish cinemagoers warned over film featuring eerily familiar plane crash

Apr 1st 2015, 5:01 PM 44,378 Views 30 Comments

‘Wild Tales’ features a chief steward intentionally crashing a plane.

Royal hospital radio prank by Australian station was against the law
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Royal hospital radio prank by Australian station was against the law

Mar 4th 2015, 8:48 AM 8,965 Views 10 Comments

The station should not have broadcast the prank according to the country’s High Court.

Have you eaten in any of these places served with closure orders last month?
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Have you eaten in any of these places served with closure orders last month?

May 7th 2014, 11:25 AM 57,106 Views 41 Comments

The FSAI was particularly critical of businesses with improper storage or poor cleaning standards.

A number of players have made dodgy walk-on music choices at the Crucible
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A number of players have made dodgy walk-on music choices at the Crucible

Apr 19th 2014, 12:58 PM 7,700 Views 4 Comments

Everything from Mark Morrison’s ‘Return of the Mack’ to the Superman theme tune will be played at the World Snooker Championships.

Bakery apologises for 'Just do it. He did it' Pistorius themed cookies
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Bakery apologises for 'Just do it. He did it' Pistorius themed cookies

Feb 25th 2014, 9:43 PM 17,650 Views 0 Comments

Another cookie depicted a toilet with the wording “Caution” and “Using toilet Please don’t shoot!”

Liverpool apologise after Twitter account jokes about Munich disaster
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Liverpool apologise after Twitter account jokes about Munich disaster

Aug 30th 2013, 11:28 AM 5,722 Views 61 Comments

The club have suffered another social media gaffe in the run-up to Sunday’s meeting with Manchester United.