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Wimbledon courts under fire after Serena exit and Kyrgios says 'it's a joke'
# Issue
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# Issue

Wimbledon courts under fire after Serena exit and Kyrgios says 'it's a joke'

Updated Jun 30th 2021, 3:00 PM 87,313 Views 11 Comments

The American superstar twice fell to the floor of Centre Court, struggling to get back to her feet on the second occasion.

Jurgen Klopp pokes fun at Gary Neville over lockdown rants
# Joke
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# Joke

Jurgen Klopp pokes fun at Gary Neville over lockdown rants

May 15th 2020, 10:25 PM 11,419 Views 12 Comments

The former England international has criticised Premier League chiefs for being slow to give updates on their restart plans.

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

Dutch great Van Basten suspended by broadcaster for Nazi quip

Nov 25th 2019, 8:29 PM 8,753 Views 3 Comments

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

Trippier: Diego Costa calls me 'Rooney' 10 times a day
# Joke
From The42
# Joke

Trippier: Diego Costa calls me 'Rooney' 10 times a day

Oct 21st 2019, 7:30 PM 13,934 Views 6 Comments

The England international has opened up on his summer move to Atletico and how he has adapted to life in the Spanish capital.

Van den Berg: I thought Liverpool talk was a joke
# New Face
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# New Face

Van den Berg: I thought Liverpool talk was a joke

Jun 27th 2019, 1:42 PM 12,147 Views 5 Comments

The 17-year-old Dutch defender has completed a move to Anfield.

The gold and silver medalists from the Rio 2016 women's marathon have now been banned for doping
# Joke
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# Joke

The gold and silver medalists from the Rio 2016 women's marathon have now been banned for doping

Jun 17th 2019, 1:43 PM 4,150 Views 3 Comments

Silver medalist Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa has today been suspended for four years having been provisionally banned since last month.

Tralee Advertiser apologises for publishing 'racist joke'
# Complaints
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# Complaints

Tralee Advertiser apologises for publishing 'racist joke'

Oct 1st 2018, 11:56 AM 45,897 Views 96 Comments

The newspaper said the story was published in error.

'Salah is going to claim all three goals' – Henderson mocks Kane in Golden Boot race
# Joke
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# Joke

'Salah is going to claim all three goals' – Henderson mocks Kane in Golden Boot race

Apr 14th 2018, 10:16 PM 13,717 Views 7 Comments

The Spurs striker’s successful attempt to claim a controversial goal last week caught the attention of the Liverpool captain.

NFL player arrested over airport bomb 'joke'
# Trouble
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# Trouble

NFL player arrested over airport bomb 'joke'

Apr 9th 2018, 11:04 PM 6,601 Views 0 Comments

Trevor Davis was detained on Sunday for comments made during security-related questions.

Benoit Assou-Ekotto laughs off porn star claims
# Joke
From The42
# Joke

Benoit Assou-Ekotto laughs off porn star claims

May 28th 2017, 8:07 PM 9,755 Views 5 Comments

Harry Redknapp had suggested that the former Tottenham defender was looking for a career change.

BBC apologises for Tommy Tiernan joke about Arlene Foster
# Friesian
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# Friesian

BBC apologises for Tommy Tiernan joke about Arlene Foster

Apr 27th 2017, 8:23 AM 97,496 Views 118 Comments

The comedian was appearing on Radio Foyle in Derry.

'I wish I had a pound for every time I offended someone. Wait, I do': Gervais defends 'dead babies' joke
# Humanity
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# Humanity

'I wish I had a pound for every time I offended someone. Wait, I do': Gervais defends 'dead babies' joke

Mar 31st 2017, 7:43 AM 30,421 Views 98 Comments

The comedian came under fire after a recently bereaved couple walked out of his show.

'I thought Barcelona interest was a joke' From The42

'I thought Barcelona interest was a joke'

Sep 1st 2016, 11:07 PM 18,095 Views 5 Comments

Jasper Cillessen admitted he was surprised to hear of the La Liga club’s interest.

This is the funniest joke of the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festival
# Rib Tickler
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# Rib Tickler

This is the funniest joke of the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Aug 23rd 2016, 8:25 AM 49,726 Views 54 Comments

The award went to British comic Masai Graham.

Every single person seemed to make the same joke about Celebrity Big Brother
# Celebrity Version
# Celebrity Version

Every single person seemed to make the same joke about Celebrity Big Brother

Jul 29th 2016, 11:26 AM 10,721 Views 0 Comments

“Seriously though, a celebrity version of celebrity BB would work well.”

Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist
# Australian Rules
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# Australian Rules

Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist

Jun 20th 2016, 7:22 AM 20,543 Views 55 Comments

He described her as a “black widow”, and his comments have caused a kerfuffle in Australia.

'It's happened again' - Arsenal goalkeeper Szczesny mocks Tottenham
# Joke
From The42
# Joke

'It's happened again' - Arsenal goalkeeper Szczesny mocks Tottenham

May 16th 2016, 9:40 AM 10,791 Views 20 Comments

Gunners fans are revelling in Spurs’ season-ending collapse, meaning they could celebrate ‘St Totteringham’s Day’.

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

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.

Can you tell the Friends joke from just one scene?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can you tell the Friends joke from just one scene?

Feb 26th 2016, 9:55 PM 15,027 Views 4 Comments

Could you *be* a bigger Friends fan?

Chris Smalling now known as Pele - Van Gaal
# Joke
From The42
# Joke

Chris Smalling now known as Pele - Van Gaal

Jan 9th 2016, 1:31 PM 6,649 Views 6 Comments

Renowned for mixing up names, Manchester United manager the Dutch coach was at it again on Friday.

Australian man in five year battle to use penis doodle as his signature
# Stiff Opposition
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# Stiff Opposition

Australian man in five year battle to use penis doodle as his signature

Jan 8th 2016, 3:17 PM 23,596 Views 37 Comments

Jared Hyams said it all started as a joke but when he received such opposition from government agencies he wanted to know why.

Was Chris Gayle being sexist or was it a bit of fun?
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Was Chris Gayle being sexist or was it a bit of fun?

Jan 7th 2016, 9:00 AM 744 Views 102 Comments

Sexual harassment hasn’t gone away, it’s just taken on ever new forms, writes Lorraine Courtney.

'As long as we're not in Saipan we'll be alright' - Roy Keane on Euros qualification
# Reaction
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# Reaction

'As long as we're not in Saipan we'll be alright' - Roy Keane on Euros qualification

Nov 16th 2015, 11:07 PM 11,891 Views 15 Comments

The Corkonian had high praise for Ireland’s two-goal hero Jon Walters.

This rugby joke is absolutely taking over Irish social media
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# LOL

This rugby joke is absolutely taking over Irish social media

Oct 16th 2015, 8:34 PM 27,019 Views 5 Comments

It was even on Morning Ireland today.

This rugby joke has absolutely taken over Irish social media
# Rugby Gags
# Rugby Gags

This rugby joke has absolutely taken over Irish social media

Oct 16th 2015, 6:51 PM 13,716 Views 1 Comment

“An Englishman walks into a bar…” “Don’t go any further. I’ve heard it.”

Poll: Have you ever been the victim of a sexist joke at work?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever been the victim of a sexist joke at work?

Aug 19th 2015, 9:29 AM 14,178 Views 82 Comments

A new study has found that four in five women have been targeted.

Watch what happened when an idiot YouTuber jumped into the River Thames on a dare
# You Idiot
# You Idiot

Watch what happened when an idiot YouTuber jumped into the River Thames on a dare

Jul 24th 2015, 6:35 PM 6,060 Views 3 Comments

End this world.

Israeli minister's wife apologises for 'stupid' tweet about Obama
# Oops
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# Oops

Israeli minister's wife apologises for 'stupid' tweet about Obama

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:25 AM 24,286 Views 87 Comments

The talk-show host tweeted a joke comparing the US President to a cup of weak, black coffee.

This girl's April Fools' joke backfired in the worst way possible
# Breakin' Up
# Breakin' Up

This girl's April Fools' joke backfired in the worst way possible

Apr 1st 2015, 7:15 PM 13,657 Views 3 Comments

Probably best not to joke in matters of the heart.

ROG enjoyed his Late Late one liner at the time... but it turns out his wife wasn't a big fan
# Humbled
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# Humbled

ROG enjoyed his Late Late one liner at the time... but it turns out his wife wasn't a big fan

Feb 16th 2015, 5:00 PM 66,036 Views 41 Comments

The Irish rugby legend has apologised for his comment about his wife last Friday.

Passenger arrested for writing Ebola on an Aer Lingus coffee cup
# Hoax
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# Hoax

Passenger arrested for writing Ebola on an Aer Lingus coffee cup

Oct 30th 2014, 5:05 PM 37,997 Views 55 Comments

Two female passengers and a male passenger were arrested at the scene.

Girl could be banned from graduation because of rude science joke
# Breaking Bad
# Breaking Bad

Girl could be banned from graduation because of rude science joke

May 20th 2014, 8:30 PM 9,414 Views 4 Comments

Back that ass up.

Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines
# Hoax
# Hoax

Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines

Apr 15th 2014, 6:50 PM 36,036 Views 63 Comments

Yes, it’s a thing.

Dutch girl (14) arrested for making joke threat to airline on Twitter
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# Joke

Dutch girl (14) arrested for making joke threat to airline on Twitter

Apr 14th 2014, 6:13 PM 40,853 Views 122 Comments

The 14-year-old tweeted American Airlines saying “hello, my name’s Ibrahim and I’m from Afghanistan. I’m part of Al Qaida and on June 1st I’m gonna do something really big bye”.

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently
# Joke
# Joke

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently

Apr 13th 2014, 5:54 PM 35,647 Views 48 Comments

Especially when you end up being reported to the FBI.

Groupon are offering you the opportunity to become a cyborg
# Humanity V2.0
# Humanity V2.0

Groupon are offering you the opportunity to become a cyborg

Jan 24th 2014, 11:48 AM 1,625 Views 1 Comment

Seriously.

Someone on Facebook fell for satirical article claiming the Spire was robbed
# Duped
# Duped

Someone on Facebook fell for satirical article claiming the Spire was robbed

Jan 7th 2014, 12:13 PM 5,302 Views 5 Comments

We’re sure he’s not the only one…

Irish lads prank their housemate by building a wall through his room
# The Ultimate Prank
# The Ultimate Prank

Irish lads prank their housemate by building a wall through his room

Dec 6th 2013, 8:42 AM 16,916 Views 2 Comments

Watch the video here.

Gary Neville trolls Luis Suarez, says he wants to see 'a bit of bite' in tonight's game
# Joke
From The42
# Joke

Gary Neville trolls Luis Suarez, says he wants to see 'a bit of bite' in tonight's game

Sep 25th 2013, 7:57 PM 4,189 Views 5 Comments

Obvious pun is obvious (but still funny).

McDonalds threatens to kick teenagers out over formal dinner
# Chez McDonalds
# Chez McDonalds

McDonalds threatens to kick teenagers out over formal dinner

Sep 17th 2013, 9:18 AM 7,117 Views 4 Comments

They just wanted to have a fancy meal, ok?

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