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After an injury-ravaged few years, a familiar face is back and seeking a rebirth in MLS
# Blast From The Past
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# Blast From The Past

After an injury-ravaged few years, a familiar face is back and seeking a rebirth in MLS

Feb 28th 2020, 7:05 AM 10,152 Views 2 Comments

Giuseppe Rossi has had a run of misfortune and he’s hoping a change of scenery will help.

Barcelona confirm shock loan move for Kevin-Prince Boateng
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# Blast From The Past

Barcelona confirm shock loan move for Kevin-Prince Boateng

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 9:25 PM 18,370 Views 15 Comments

The former Milan and Tottenham midfielder joins the Spanish side until the end of the season with an option to make the move permanent in the summer.

Still thinking about Fade Street? Here's what some of the background characters are up to now
# See Ye After
# See Ye After

Still thinking about Fade Street? Here's what some of the background characters are up to now

Oct 23rd 2018, 7:06 PM 11,547 Views 0 Comments

We will never forget.

Ex-Man United midfielder Anderson joins Turkish second tier club
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# Blast From The Past

Ex-Man United midfielder Anderson joins Turkish second tier club

Jul 30th 2018, 2:53 PM 10,568 Views 11 Comments

The 30-year-old Brazilian, who won the Champions League during an eight-year spell with the Red Devils, has signed for Adana Demirspor.

Sean Spicer was back in the White House for the shamrock ceremony
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# Blast From The Past

Sean Spicer was back in the White House for the shamrock ceremony

Mar 15th 2018, 11:27 PM 17,970 Views 13 Comments

“It’s a great day. Us Irish get just one day – you have to take advantage of it,” he said.

Katy Perry was reunited with an old school friend on TV, and then forgot her name
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# Blast From The Past

Katy Perry was reunited with an old school friend on TV, and then forgot her name

Mar 7th 2018, 11:33 AM 6,388 Views 0 Comments

Nope, that’s not it.

'We went into the dressing room and said that some greater power had been the cause of that'
# Down Memory Lane
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# Down Memory Lane

'We went into the dressing room and said that some greater power had been the cause of that'

Sep 22nd 2017, 7:58 AM 21,978 Views 8 Comments

A late, late goal was the difference when Dublin and Mayo met in the 2003 All-Ireland senior ladies final.

Blast from the past: David Trimble claims Sinn Féin is cynically exploiting Brexit for votes
# Old Rivalries
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# Old Rivalries

Blast from the past: David Trimble claims Sinn Féin is cynically exploiting Brexit for votes

Jun 12th 2017, 12:09 PM 16,192 Views 88 Comments

Trimble says the party is avoiding negotiations.

14 years after leaving Arsenal, rosy-cheeked keeper Alex Manninger signs for Liverpool
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# Blast From The Past

14 years after leaving Arsenal, rosy-cheeked keeper Alex Manninger signs for Liverpool

Jul 22nd 2016, 12:43 PM 12,366 Views 21 Comments

The 39-year-old moves to Anfield on a one-year-deal.

Remember Yakubu? He's making a comeback in some very unlikely surroundings
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# Blast From The Past

Remember Yakubu? He's making a comeback in some very unlikely surroundings

Jul 9th 2016, 1:38 PM 11,084 Views 5 Comments

The former Everton, Portsmouth and Middlesbrough striker is set to feature for Boreham Wood this afternoon.

What the world looked like when the 2016 Leaving Cert class were being born
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# Blast From The Past

What the world looked like when the 2016 Leaving Cert class were being born

Jun 7th 2016, 9:34 PM 22,263 Views 6 Comments

Gonna party like it’s 1998…

'Fianna Fáil act as though they were formed in 2011'
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# Blast From The Past

'Fianna Fáil act as though they were formed in 2011'

Feb 23rd 2016, 12:31 PM 16,962 Views 90 Comments

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin is not impressed with the Soldiers of Destiny.

Jason 'Mayhem' Miller is coming out of retirement to fight Luke Barnatt
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# Blast From The Past

Jason 'Mayhem' Miller is coming out of retirement to fight Luke Barnatt

Feb 9th 2016, 6:58 PM 4,341 Views 3 Comments

The former Strikeforce title challenger will end a four-year absence against a fellow UFC veteran.

Former boss Gerard Houllier on the biggest mistake Liverpool have made recently
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# Blast From The Past

Former boss Gerard Houllier on the biggest mistake Liverpool have made recently

Oct 28th 2015, 5:26 PM 16,695 Views 12 Comments

The Frenchman has pinpointed the club’s recruitment strategy as having lacked finesse.

This 1970s Bank of Ireland ad had a go at predicting your earnings for 2028
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# Blast From The Past

This 1970s Bank of Ireland ad had a go at predicting your earnings for 2028

Aug 30th 2015, 9:15 AM 21,067 Views 26 Comments

In the 1970s, Bank of Ireland had its crystal ball out.

Millions of people STILL buy and use fax machines
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# Blast From The Past

Millions of people STILL buy and use fax machines

Jul 5th 2015, 11:30 AM 19,423 Views 32 Comments

Look at Hillary this week…

TFI Friday is returning to TV and people are beside themselves with excitement
# Tfi Friday
# Tfi Friday

TFI Friday is returning to TV and people are beside themselves with excitement

Jun 23rd 2015, 2:39 PM 3,448 Views 1 Comment

It’s Chris Evans’ world and we’re just living in it.

The internet is going mad for this video of a baby-faced Hozier singing Pink Floyd
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# Blast From The Past

The internet is going mad for this video of a baby-faced Hozier singing Pink Floyd

Mar 30th 2015, 9:05 PM 7,476 Views 0 Comments

Look at ickle baby Hozier.

Some wonderful Irish person asked Russell Crowe to sign a Neighbours annual
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# Blast From The Past

Some wonderful Irish person asked Russell Crowe to sign a Neighbours annual

Mar 20th 2015, 10:18 PM 7,866 Views 3 Comments

“That’s when good Neighbours become good friends…”

Sunderland's former blonde bombshell has joined Drogheda United
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# Blast From The Past

Sunderland's former blonde bombshell has joined Drogheda United

Jan 4th 2015, 4:32 PM 11,921 Views 3 Comments

The 31-year-old midfielder was announced as one of two new signings alongside Sean Brennan today.

We'll just leave this old picture of Eamon Gilmore in a polo neck right here
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# Blast From The Past

We'll just leave this old picture of Eamon Gilmore in a polo neck right here

Nov 25th 2014, 10:05 AM 10,215 Views 42 Comments

High fashion.

Here's what Seán Gallagher and Micheál Martin looked like when they had a bit more hair...
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# Youthful

Here's what Seán Gallagher and Micheál Martin looked like when they had a bit more hair...

Aug 10th 2014, 5:15 PM 22,610 Views 19 Comments

Ógra Fianna Fáil was a hip and happening organisation in 1984.

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago
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# Blast From The Past

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago

Apr 4th 2014, 10:46 AM 4,618 Views 1 Comment

His former students predicted their futures…and some were right.

Don't remember Paul Tierney? His ballad is about to get stuck in your head
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# Blast From The Past

Don't remember Paul Tierney? His ballad is about to get stuck in your head

May 31st 2013, 6:01 PM 4,452 Views 3 Comments

The former Ireland U21 defender never made the grade at Old Trafford, but his story is now the subject of an lo-fi indie hit.

World's first ever web page to be brought back to life
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# Blast From The Past

World's first ever web page to be brought back to life

May 1st 2013, 6:45 AM 18,945 Views 23 Comments

CERN is recreating the website that launched the world wide web to mark the 20th anniversary of the Tim Berners-Lee invention.

Archive Postcard of the Day
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# Blast From The Past

Archive Postcard of the Day

Jan 23rd 2013, 12:13 PM 10,513 Views 23 Comments

When College Green was actually green.

That’s not a computer – THIS is a computer
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# Blast From The Past

That’s not a computer – THIS is a computer

Jul 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 8,812 Views 16 Comments

If you think your fingers are sore from playing too much Song Pop on your smartphone, you probably haven’t ever had the pleasure of taking the IBM 5100 with you for a day’s portable computing.

Sally Jessy Raphael to Russell Westbrook: Those red glasses attract creeps and thieves
# Beacon
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# Beacon

Sally Jessy Raphael to Russell Westbrook: Those red glasses attract creeps and thieves

Jun 14th 2012, 2:39 PM 636 Views 1 Comment

The Thunder’s point guard has been warned.