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Electric Picnic Day Two, as told in tweets from Stradbally

The toilets are beginning to creak.

Total eclipse of the gig: Bonnie Tyler suffers power outage at Electric Picnic

She was playing in the Electric Ireland Power House tent. Morto.

In photos: Electric Picnic day two as sunshine hits Stradbally

Hangovers and heavy petting.

Two people hospitalised after Electric Picnic tent fire

The blaze happened at the Pink Moon campsite in the early hours.

In photos: Festivalgoers arrive at Electric Picnic in the rain and mud

It has to get better than this.

From TheJournal.ie Look out, Stradbally, there's a bit of rain heading your way Electric Picnic

Look out, Stradbally, there's a bit of rain heading your way

We’re not talking flood volumes of rain but you’ll definitely need those wellies…

Irelands ridiest election candidates... how did they get on?

63% were elected. Rides.

From TheJournal.ie "Some people quote Shakespeare, I quote Rage Against the Machine: "It's time to take the power back."" The Ming The Merrier

"Some people quote Shakespeare, I quote Rage Against the Machine: "It's time to take the power back.""

The Roscommon-Leitrim deputy will vacate his Dáil seat, leading to a by-election.

From TheJournal.ie Humiliated in the polls, Hollande calls for EU reform France

Humiliated in the polls, Hollande calls for EU reform

Stung by the rise of parties on the right, the French President said the EU had become “incomprehensible” to voters.

From TheJournal.ie Angela Merkel: The rise of populist parties is remarkable and regrettable Elections 2014

Angela Merkel: The rise of populist parties is remarkable and regrettable

But she is happy today with her own party wins.

From TheJournal.ie Dogfights, protests and predictions of a recount: Everything happening in Midlands North West Election 2014

Dogfights, protests and predictions of a recount: Everything happening in Midlands North West

The first count in the constituency is due this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie UKIP on clear lead in Britain as Eurosceptics clear up across EU Euros Roundup

UKIP on clear lead in Britain as Eurosceptics clear up across EU

Nigel Farage spoke of a “political earthquake” – and here’s how the other EU results are shaping up.

From TheJournal.ie Two out of Ireland's three Euro constituencies won't make first count tonight Final Countdown

Two out of Ireland's three Euro constituencies won't make first count tonight

Lynn Boylan has been voted in as MEP in Dublin, but South and Midlands-Northwest have adjourned until tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Adams thinks Kenny should leave government, not be discussing future coalitions Hungry Eyes

Adams thinks Kenny should leave government, not be discussing future coalitions

As for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael sharing power? “It would be a most unlikely alliance.”

From TheJournal.ie National Front takes one in four votes at top of French exit poll Euro Elections

National Front takes one in four votes at top of French exit poll

Leader Marine Le Pen celebrating surge of vote for her anti-immigration, anti-EU party.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm done dealing with the monkey, I want to deal with the organ grinder' - Ming on his European bid, being a mosquito and drugs Euroming

'I'm done dealing with the monkey, I want to deal with the organ grinder' - Ming on his European bid, being a mosquito and drugs

He’s a thorn in the side of the government, so why does Ming Flanagan want to go to Brussels?

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil candidate accused of "flouting regulations" as election posters go up four days early Poster Girl

Fianna Fáil candidate accused of "flouting regulations" as election posters go up four days early

Mary Fitzpatrick’s posters were erected near the Battle of Clontarf festival.

OutKast, Beck and Portishead to headline Electric Picnic 2014

Here’s the full lineup…