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From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

‘Grave concern’ for Irish citizens in Tunisia, Gay Pride and the heatwave we won’t be having.

From TheJournal.ie Danish theme park accused of racism isn't changing anything The Hottentot Carousel

Danish theme park accused of racism isn't changing anything

The offending rides “have been there for more than 20 years and by no means aim to offend anyone”.

From TheJournal.ie Danish radio station kills baby rabbit with bicycle pump Animal Cruelty

Danish radio station kills baby rabbit with bicycle pump

The radio station said it wanted to highlight cruelty in the farming industry.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Would you like to see Ireland become a cashless society? The Future This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you like to see Ireland become a cashless society?

Are you a cash lover or do you want to see it all go CHIP and pin?

From TheJournal.ie Denmark has banned bestiality to stop "animal sex tourism" Bestiality

Denmark has banned bestiality to stop "animal sex tourism"

But a lot of people were against the law.

From TheJournal.ie Just Eat they said... and we did Nom Nom

Just Eat they said... and we did

The Danish-formed takeaway aggregator has posted some impressive Irish results for 2014

From TheJournal.ie Muslims form 'human shield' around Oslo synagogue Solidarity

Muslims form 'human shield' around Oslo synagogue

After prayers, the symbolic ring was formed outside the building.

From TheJournal.ie "They belong in Denmark" - Jews urged not to move to Israel Promised Land

"They belong in Denmark" - Jews urged not to move to Israel

Benjamin Netanyahu called on European Jews to return home after the weekend attacks.

From TheJournal.ie "Bullets went through the doors and everyone threw themselves to the floor" Copenhagen

"Bullets went through the doors and everyone threw themselves to the floor"

Yesterday, a gunman sprayed bullets at a cultural centre where a controversial cartoonist was speaking.

From TheJournal.ie Danish police search for gunman after man killed in 'likely terror attack' Copenhagen

Danish police search for gunman after man killed in 'likely terror attack'

The police said the victim was a 40-year-old man.

10 signs that you are devoted to shopping at Tiger

The posh Danish €2 shop that will slowly take over your life.

From TheJournal.ie Is Ireland the 'Best Small Country in the World in Which to do Business™?' Not any more... Not The BSCITWIWTDB

Is Ireland the 'Best Small Country in the World in Which to do Business™?' Not any more...

That would be Denmark now. Or maybe New Zealand.

From The42 Daniel Agger says Liverpool may have over-achieved last season Great Dane

Daniel Agger says Liverpool may have over-achieved last season

The centre-back returned to his native Denmark in the summer after a breakdown in his relationship with Brendan Rodgers.

From TheJournal.ie Majority of women who experience sexual assault know their attacker Prevention

Majority of women who experience sexual assault know their attacker

New research published today also identifies age and alcohol consumption as factors in assaults.

From TheJournal.ie Denmark plans bestiality ban to curb the rise of animal sex tourism Outlawed

Denmark plans bestiality ban to curb the rise of animal sex tourism

The Government has said that animals need specific protection because “the can’t say no”.

Here's the moment a father told his teenage sons he won the lotto

We all wish we could do this.

From TheJournal.ie Danish archaeologists uncover ringed Viking fortress for first time in 60 years Discovery

Danish archaeologists uncover ringed Viking fortress for first time in 60 years

The fortress was a genuine military facility and was probably the scene of fighting as well.

From TheJournal.ie Animal rights activists arrested for trying to stop 'traditional' dolphin hunt Faroe Islands

Animal rights activists arrested for trying to stop 'traditional' dolphin hunt

The hunt went ahead anyway, and 33 pilot whales were killed.

From TheJournal.ie The closer you live to Denmark, the happier you are... It's science, apparently Happy Gene

The closer you live to Denmark, the happier you are... It's science, apparently

The greater a nation’s genetic distance from Denmark, the less happy its citizens are – according to new research.

From TheJournal.ie Amnesty International says Ireland must follow Denmark after landmark transgender law Gender Identity

Amnesty International says Ireland must follow Denmark after landmark transgender law

In Ireland no procedures currently exist to allow people to change their gender.

Watch 1000 people eat an extremely hot chilli pepper at the same time

So many tears. So many amazing faces.

From The42 The day one of the best teams of the 1980s put on a show at Lansdowne Road Danish Dynamite

The day one of the best teams of the 1980s put on a show at Lansdowne Road

Michael Laudup’s Denmark were on their way to the World Cup in Mexico when they laced up in Dublin in 1985.

Police in Denmark let teens use their car as makeshift waterslide

You have the right to remain SOUND.

From TheJournal.ie This minister is heading to the secretive Bilderberg summit - but in a 'private capacity' In Secret

This minister is heading to the secretive Bilderberg summit - but in a 'private capacity'

The annual meeting of political leaders and experts from the world of finance and academia is taking place in Copenhagen this year.

The Danish government made this totally NSFW election video... and then axed it

Many viewers were offended by the promotional clip.

From The42 The Danish Irishman hoping to water-carry Nicolas Roche to Giro d'Italia success Balls To The Wall

The Danish Irishman hoping to water-carry Nicolas Roche to Giro d'Italia success

Chris Juul Jensen is hoping to do the dirty work on behalf of Roche, one of the race favourites.

From The42 Move over Dortmund, Copenhagen are the new tifo kings Brilliant

Move over Dortmund, Copenhagen are the new tifo kings

Complete with visual and sound effects, this was practically art.

From TheJournal.ie Feeling hungry? This is what a meal in the best restaurant in the world is like Noma This post contains images

Feeling hungry? This is what a meal in the best restaurant in the world is like

Noma has been voted the best restaurant in the world for the fourth time.

From TheJournal.ie Denmark's Noma named as world's best restaurant (for the fourth time) Nom Nom Noma

Denmark's Noma named as world's best restaurant (for the fourth time)

The restaurant’s head chef Rene Redzepi told the awards room, “I know I’m not always the easiest person to be around.”

From TheJournal.ie New website lets users buy dinner from their neighbours Food

New website lets users buy dinner from their neighbours

Have you ever looked at someone else’s dinner photos and thought: ‘Why can’t we just buy some of their food?’

From TheJournal.ie A Danish Zoo has killed four healthy lions Put Down

A Danish Zoo has killed four healthy lions

Yes, it’s the same zoo that put down the giraffe…

From TheJournal.ie Column: For the Danes, life is all about community... can we learn from them? One For All

Column: For the Danes, life is all about community... can we learn from them?

The Danes have good food, a high standard of living, and are the happiest people in the word… what’s their secret? John Verling looks at the culture differences between Ireland and Denmark.

Danish zoo may kill ANOTHER healthy giraffe named Marius

Marius’ genes make him unsuitable for breeding, so he may have to be put down.

From TheJournal.ie Zoo kills healthy young giraffe despite protests Euthanasia

Zoo kills healthy young giraffe despite protests

The giraffe’s body will be fed to tigers at the zoo in Copenhagen.

From TheJournal.ie Drug addicts sell 10,000 copies of Denmark's Illegal! magazine Drug Problems

Drug addicts sell 10,000 copies of Denmark's Illegal! magazine

Being a magazine vendor is, according to the owners, the “best alternative to (giving fellatio) on the street”.

From TheJournal.ie This invention is one reason why we love the Danish Urban Planning

This invention is one reason why we love the Danish

Pop-up cycle lanes.

From The42 Ireland’s Barry Murphy wins bronze medal at European Swimming Championships Winning

Ireland’s Barry Murphy wins bronze medal at European Swimming Championships

The swimmer produced a fantastic display to finish third today.

From The42 Irish swimmer Meegan breaks the national 1500m record by almost 10 seconds One To Watch

Irish swimmer Meegan breaks the national 1500m record by almost 10 seconds

Meanwhile, Barry Murphy and Fiona Doyle have qualified for the semi-finals of the European Short Course Swimming Championships.