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Heard that one about the play featuring a monk who hijacked an Irish plane?
# A Holy Show
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# A Holy Show

Heard that one about the play featuring a monk who hijacked an Irish plane?

Jan 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 12,973 Views 2 Comments

We spoke to its writer and director Janet Moran about crafting A Holy Show.

You won't see many crazier goals than Tottenham's opener tonight
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# Bizarre

You won't see many crazier goals than Tottenham's opener tonight

Nov 6th 2019, 9:05 PM 9,595 Views 1 Comment

Giovani Lo Celso has opened his Spurs account.

Visit North Korea? English football club strikes bizarre deal
# Random
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# Random

Visit North Korea? English football club strikes bizarre deal

Dec 27th 2018, 11:58 PM 6,517 Views 2 Comments

Blyth Spartans have struck an unlikely new sponsorship arrangement.

One lap to go! Embarrassment as Salpeter denied women's 5,000m medal after early celebration
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# Bizarre

One lap to go! Embarrassment as Salpeter denied women's 5,000m medal after early celebration

Aug 12th 2018, 8:26 PM 22,891 Views 13 Comments

Lornah Chemtai Salpeter thought she had won silver, but had another lap to go in Berlin.

Man United boss gives very strange reason for freezing out Bailly
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# Bizarre

Man United boss gives very strange reason for freezing out Bailly

May 3rd 2018, 6:21 PM 17,539 Views 23 Comments

Jose Mourinho claims he hasn’t been playing the centre-half as Ivory Coast aren’t at this summer’s World Cup.

A burglar was caught moonwalking on CCTV on RTÉ's Crimecall last night and it was so weird
# Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’
# Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’

A burglar was caught moonwalking on CCTV on RTÉ's Crimecall last night and it was so weird

Dec 19th 2017, 10:11 AM 11,944 Views 1 Comment

Not-so-smooth criminal.

One of the best female footballers, and some MLS players, got kicked out of Disney World
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

One of the best female footballers, and some MLS players, got kicked out of Disney World

Oct 4th 2017, 12:47 AM 11,541 Views 4 Comments

Alex Morgan and her group of friends were involved in a drunken dispute on Sunday night.

Harrington sidelined with elbow injury sustained when hit by an amateur's practice swing
# Ouch
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# Ouch

Harrington sidelined with elbow injury sustained when hit by an amateur's practice swing

Jun 6th 2017, 6:07 PM 6,316 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner has had a bad run with injuries.

Watch: Man United manager Jose Mourinho's bizarre 17-second interview
# Brevity
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# Brevity

Watch: Man United manager Jose Mourinho's bizarre 17-second interview

May 21st 2017, 10:10 PM 10,188 Views 33 Comments

The coach assured he had no time to talk as he was off to pack his bags for Stockholm.

5 of the most bizarre sporting injuries
# Misfortune
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# Misfortune

5 of the most bizarre sporting injuries

Apr 6th 2017, 10:57 PM 11,718 Views 14 Comments

Dustin Johnson is just the latest in a long line of athletes who have ended up on the sidelines after suffering unfortunate setbacks.

The original GUBU: How the Malcolm MacArthur killings rocked Ireland
# Grotesque Unbelievable
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# Grotesque Unbelievable

The original GUBU: How the Malcolm MacArthur killings rocked Ireland

Feb 18th 2017, 10:00 PM 31,658 Views 30 Comments

A series of murders and the arrest of the suspect at the Attorney General’s home gave rise to the expression – as the public struggled to comprehend what was going on.

Spiderman attack! Runner denied first place because of pole vault mishap at Intervarsities
# Scenes
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# Scenes

Spiderman attack! Runner denied first place because of pole vault mishap at Intervarsities

Feb 11th 2017, 1:53 PM 11,385 Views 7 Comments

You won’t see a race end like this for a long, long time.

James Haskell releases video to deny claims he has died of steroid overdose
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

James Haskell releases video to deny claims he has died of steroid overdose

Dec 12th 2016, 12:36 PM 8,582 Views 6 Comments

“I’m not dead and for those of you who wish I was dead, better luck next time.”

The curious case of Jonathan Benteke - who's remarkably made the Crystal Palace squad today
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# Bizarre

The curious case of Jonathan Benteke - who's remarkably made the Crystal Palace squad today

Sep 10th 2016, 3:15 PM 15,540 Views 7 Comments

The 21-year-old was let go from Belgian side Zulte Waregem after being deemed surplus to requirements.

Chad, the 4th-poorest nation in the world, is the main sponsor of French side Metz
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

Chad, the 4th-poorest nation in the world, is the main sponsor of French side Metz

Sep 5th 2016, 5:24 PM 10,955 Views 3 Comments

The arrangement is supposed to improve tourism in the African country.

Bizarre scenes as Chris Froome runs up Mont Ventoux after damaging bike in crash
# Run Froome Run
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# Run Froome Run

Bizarre scenes as Chris Froome runs up Mont Ventoux after damaging bike in crash

Jul 14th 2016, 4:35 PM 14,873 Views 28 Comments

What on earth happened at the end of today’s stage?

The bizarre hijacking involving an Irish plane, an Irish minister and the Third Secret of Fatima
# EI 164
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# EI 164

The bizarre hijacking involving an Irish plane, an Irish minister and the Third Secret of Fatima

Apr 2nd 2016, 10:00 AM 37,698 Views 39 Comments

Albert Reynolds to the rescue.

Ex-girlfriend of Bolivian president ordered to prove baby they had together is still alive
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# Bizarre

Ex-girlfriend of Bolivian president ordered to prove baby they had together is still alive

Mar 30th 2016, 11:22 AM 27,712 Views 11 Comments

President Evo Morales says the baby died ten years ago, his ex says the child is still alive. Others say the baby never existed…

'Broomstick robber' charged with blackmail after Bayern Munich received bomb threats
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

'Broomstick robber' charged with blackmail after Bayern Munich received bomb threats

Feb 23rd 2016, 6:25 PM 3,321 Views 1 Comment

The Bundesliga club was allegedly told to meet multi-million euro demands in diamonds and cash to avoid an attack.

China's latest propaganda video features poo jokes and a David Bowie lookalike
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

China's latest propaganda video features poo jokes and a David Bowie lookalike

Oct 31st 2015, 3:00 PM 8,049 Views 6 Comments

The slicky-produced video sees four cartoon characters travel through a mint-green and fuchsia dreamscape atop lily pads.

Former Liverpool striker Cisse reportedly arrested over sex tape blackmail
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

Former Liverpool striker Cisse reportedly arrested over sex tape blackmail

Oct 13th 2015, 9:51 AM 12,387 Views 10 Comments

The ex-French international was one of four men brought into custody in his homeland this morning.

Two women met at work, bonded - then DNA proved that they're long-lost sisters
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# Bizarre

Two women met at work, bonded - then DNA proved that they're long-lost sisters

Oct 13th 2015, 9:29 AM 22,328 Views 7 Comments

Meagan Hughes and Holly Hoyle-O’Brien were separately adopted from South Korea by Americans in the 1970s.

The rumoured Ballon d'Or preliminary list contains some VERY odd names
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

The rumoured Ballon d'Or preliminary list contains some VERY odd names

Oct 2nd 2015, 2:31 PM 12,307 Views 15 Comments

David Ospina, Christian Atsu and Massimo Luongo have been shortlisted.

'I'm not equipped for mindreading!' - Westmeath minor boss bites back
# Shirtless
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# Shirtless

'I'm not equipped for mindreading!' - Westmeath minor boss bites back

Jul 22nd 2015, 8:45 AM 22,466 Views 15 Comments

The ‘jerseygate’ saga rumbles on.

Is this the best post-match interview ever?
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

Is this the best post-match interview ever?

Jun 29th 2015, 9:47 AM 12,441 Views 6 Comments

John Guidetti’s interview after Sweden’s victory over Denmark was absolutely bonkers.

One of Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents played tonight -- and they conceded a freak goal
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

One of Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents played tonight -- and they conceded a freak goal

Jun 9th 2015, 11:37 PM 5,296 Views 1 Comment

Artem Kravets took advantage of some comical defending to score.

Brendan O'Connor's last ever Saturday Night Show was certainly eventful
# That's All Folks
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# That's All Folks

Brendan O'Connor's last ever Saturday Night Show was certainly eventful

May 31st 2015, 9:42 AM 75,388 Views 83 Comments

The host’s last show had some interesting moments.

'I threw it for a laugh' - St Mirren captain spears team-mate with a spiked pole
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

'I threw it for a laugh' - St Mirren captain spears team-mate with a spiked pole

Apr 27th 2015, 4:20 PM 6,812 Views 10 Comments

Steven Thompson admits he is ‘mortified’ after leaving a one centimetre puncture in the thigh of John McGinn.

Notts County player gets sent-off for walking off the pitch too slowly when being substituted
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

Notts County player gets sent-off for walking off the pitch too slowly when being substituted

Jan 20th 2015, 10:25 PM 8,127 Views 8 Comments

That’ll teach him.

12 really strange things that happened in 2014
# Welcome To Bizarro World
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# Welcome To Bizarro World

12 really strange things that happened in 2014

Dec 28th 2014, 5:30 PM 35,507 Views 2 Comments

“Where people throw ducks at balloons, and nothing is the way it seems.”

Steaua Bucharest referred to as 'hosts' after being stripped of their name and crest
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

Steaua Bucharest referred to as 'hosts' after being stripped of their name and crest

Dec 8th 2014, 1:01 PM 8,223 Views 6 Comments

Romania’s most successful club have lost a legal battle with the country’s defence ministry.

This was the odd exchange between Gerry Adams and a TV3 journalist today
# Inappropriate Tweeting?
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# Inappropriate Tweeting?

This was the odd exchange between Gerry Adams and a TV3 journalist today

Nov 4th 2014, 2:29 PM 26,010 Views 0 Comments

Ursula Halligan questioned the Sinn Féin leader on the appropriateness of some of his tweets.

Dromintee explain why they had players wearing jeans for THAT Armagh club match
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# Bizarre

Dromintee explain why they had players wearing jeans for THAT Armagh club match

Sep 22nd 2014, 6:58 PM 15,330 Views 7 Comments

Here’s the Dromintee side of a surreal story.

Crossmaglen won Armagh SFC game tonight against team with 3 players wearing jeans
# Bizarre
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# Bizarre

Crossmaglen won Armagh SFC game tonight against team with 3 players wearing jeans

Sep 19th 2014, 9:25 PM 21,560 Views 13 Comments

We haven’t seen this before.

Odd Daft ad seeks woman to share their 'bed, body, and life experience'
# Don't Be Daft
# Don't Be Daft

Odd Daft ad seeks woman to share their 'bed, body, and life experience'

Sep 1st 2014, 7:05 PM 4,907 Views 0 Comments

Can’t be a smoker though, because that’s ‘the line’.

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 26th 2014, 10:15 AM 11,424 Views 6 Comments

Space geckos, unconventional marital unions and more.

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 19th 2014, 10:15 AM 15,399 Views 6 Comments

Romanian royalty, condom-shaped ice-creams and more.

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 12th 2014, 10:15 AM 14,447 Views 2 Comments

Eyeballs, sleepwalking and botty coughs – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 5th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,332 Views 0 Comments

Waitresses with guns, monster members and headbangers – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jun 28th 2014, 10:15 AM 6,413 Views 0 Comments

Cyclist-eating geese, Krusty Krabs and MENSA – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

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