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#Mistakes

Joe Schmidt interview: planning to live without a plan... for now
# Legacy
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# Legacy

Joe Schmidt interview: planning to live without a plan... for now

Nov 26th 2019, 5:30 PM 27,110 Views 17 Comments

Murray Kinsella sits down with the former Ireland head coach to reflect on the Rugby World Cup, his new book and much more.

7 ingredients you've probably been cooking wrong - and what to do instead
# How To Fix It
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# How To Fix It

7 ingredients you've probably been cooking wrong - and what to do instead

Aug 9th 2019, 9:18 AM 21,056 Views 14 Comments

There are some traps that a lot of us fall into – but they’re not hard to avoid, writes Niamh Shields.

'It's after success that we make the biggest bulls**t mistakes' - Didier Deschamps
# Complacency
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# Complacency

'It's after success that we make the biggest bulls**t mistakes' - Didier Deschamps

Mar 21st 2019, 11:41 AM 3,843 Views 0 Comments

The France boss can boast leading his side to football’s greatest honour, but he is keen to avoid sliding back into bad habits.

Tusla 'apologises profusely' for McCabe errors as damning report highlights systemic failures
# Child Abuse Claims
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# Child Abuse Claims

Tusla 'apologises profusely' for McCabe errors as damning report highlights systemic failures

Updated Jun 19th 2018, 5:03 PM 15,127 Views 40 Comments

Hiqa published a report into Tusla’s errors in handling the Maurice McCabe case today, and pointed to a litany of failures.

5 of the most common mistakes people are making in the gym
# Column
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# Column

5 of the most common mistakes people are making in the gym

Mar 7th 2017, 6:45 AM 22,266 Views 6 Comments

Addressing these areas should make a big difference, writes David Last.

18 Christmas shopping mistakes we make every single year
# Online Shopping
# Online Shopping

18 Christmas shopping mistakes we make every single year

Dec 9th 2016, 1:18 PM 7,940 Views 6 Comments

“That shadowy place is Penneys, Simba, You must never go there.”

'World Rugby has to fix that problem' - All Blacks coach defends Joubert
# Mistakes
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# Mistakes

'World Rugby has to fix that problem' - All Blacks coach defends Joubert

Oct 22nd 2015, 4:12 PM 7,204 Views 10 Comments

Steve Hansen says referees must be able to use the TMO for big calls such as last weekend’s in Twickenham.

'Ban rubbers in schools, children should be encouraged to make mistakes'
# Not In My Day
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# Not In My Day

'Ban rubbers in schools, children should be encouraged to make mistakes'

May 28th 2015, 9:40 AM 14,300 Views 53 Comments

One UK-based scientist says erasers are ‘instruments of the devil’.

Irish Water says over 1 million have registered ahead of tomorrow's deadline
# Water Charges
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# Water Charges

Irish Water says over 1 million have registered ahead of tomorrow's deadline

Feb 1st 2015, 5:56 PM 21,455 Views 186 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny confirmed today that those who do not register will not have their water cut off.

Munster fail to show up as error count proves costly at Saracens
# Well Beaten
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# Well Beaten

Munster fail to show up as error count proves costly at Saracens

Jan 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 12,688 Views 41 Comments

Head coach Anthony Foley bemoaned his side’s inability to get into space at Allianz Park.

How Many Of These Common English Mistakes Do You Make?
# Quiz
# Quiz

How Many Of These Common English Mistakes Do You Make?

Jan 10th 2015, 8:15 PM 81,855 Views 97 Comments

Are you guilty of these? Take the quiz…

'Tragic cases like Savita Halappanavar make us strive to ensure our health service is safe'
# Patient Safety
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# Patient Safety

'Tragic cases like Savita Halappanavar make us strive to ensure our health service is safe'

Nov 7th 2014, 7:30 PM 5,566 Views 24 Comments

Leo Varadkar said progress is being made on implementing the recommendations from the Portlaoise report.

Couple build their dream house on the wrong lot, entire world facepalms
# Changing Rooms
# Changing Rooms

Couple build their dream house on the wrong lot, entire world facepalms

Oct 14th 2014, 9:00 PM 5,006 Views 0 Comments

Um… oops?

10 everyday signs that the world is conspiring against you
# We Can't
# We Can't

10 everyday signs that the world is conspiring against you

Jun 10th 2014, 9:30 PM 37,040 Views 34 Comments

We just never learn.

Newspaper apologises for 'World is Fukt' headline
# The Fourth Estate
# The Fourth Estate

Newspaper apologises for 'World is Fukt' headline

Apr 28th 2014, 6:00 PM 20,952 Views 9 Comments

It was a “production and printing error”. We’ll say!

BBC News mixes up the Irish and Indian Olympic teams
# Sochi-t
# Sochi-t

BBC News mixes up the Irish and Indian Olympic teams

Feb 11th 2014, 10:44 AM 3,003 Views 2 Comments

Hey! That’s us!

New legislation to compel hospitals to admit negligence to families
# Open Disclosure
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# Open Disclosure

New legislation to compel hospitals to admit negligence to families

Feb 8th 2014, 5:11 PM 6,526 Views 17 Comments

The move follows revelations about the deaths of four babies at Portlaoise Hospital.

Sylvester Stallone quits Twitter after argument with Bruce Willis
# Ta Ta Twitter
# Ta Ta Twitter

Sylvester Stallone quits Twitter after argument with Bruce Willis

Jan 10th 2014, 12:32 PM 3,796 Views 4 Comments

He’s decided to back away from social media because he only gets himself into trouble.

Our very own Aengus Mac Grianna made it into the 2013 news blooper compilation
# What?
# What?

Our very own Aengus Mac Grianna made it into the 2013 news blooper compilation

Dec 30th 2013, 8:28 AM 5,843 Views 2 Comments

And boy are there some gems in there.

13 of the most baffling decisions in rugby in 2013
# Seriously?
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# Seriously?

13 of the most baffling decisions in rugby in 2013

Dec 25th 2013, 11:00 AM 7,720 Views 19 Comments

We’ve highlighted some of the most questionable decision-making in the game this year.

Analysis: Ireland must cut out the defensive failings against All Blacks
# Analysis
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# Analysis

Analysis: Ireland must cut out the defensive failings against All Blacks

Nov 21st 2013, 3:00 PM 8,867 Views 14 Comments

The Wallabies deserve credit for their ability to turn line-breaks into tries, but Ireland’s defence disappointed.

Meet the only goalkeeper to have a worse weekend than Joe Hart
# Calamity
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# Calamity

Meet the only goalkeeper to have a worse weekend than Joe Hart

Oct 28th 2013, 11:46 AM 5,727 Views 5 Comments

Take a bow Oliver Baumann of Freiburg.

A spaceship crash, near apocalypse, and six other major miscalculations and mistakes
# Misperceptions
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# Misperceptions

A spaceship crash, near apocalypse, and six other major miscalculations and mistakes

Oct 26th 2013, 9:15 AM 11,093 Views 17 Comments

You’ll be making sure your i’s are dotted and your t’s crossed after this.

Conor Murray confident that Munster can bounce back against Gloucester
# Heineken Cup
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# Heineken Cup

Conor Murray confident that Munster can bounce back against Gloucester

Oct 16th 2013, 7:30 AM 1,973 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland international scrum-half admits to a ‘disappointing’ performance against Edinburgh, but remains positive for the challenge ahead.

Pat Lam admits Connacht must focus on second half failures
# Mistakes
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# Mistakes

Pat Lam admits Connacht must focus on second half failures

Sep 23rd 2013, 12:25 PM 1,252 Views 2 Comments

For the second weekend in a row, the western province failed to convert a half time lead into a win.

13 of the biggest mistakes in the history of the world
# Reverse Reverse
# Reverse Reverse

13 of the biggest mistakes in the history of the world

May 28th 2013, 10:30 PM 44,618 Views 52 Comments

Whoops.

These people are having a bad day at Starbucks
# Coffee Whoops
# Coffee Whoops

These people are having a bad day at Starbucks

May 6th 2013, 9:15 AM 27,128 Views 29 Comments

They’ve had their names mangled or they’ve started making up fake ones. Shocking stuff.

8 reasons you should always check your kid's homework
# Dear Teacher...
# Dear Teacher...

8 reasons you should always check your kid's homework

Apr 20th 2013, 6:00 PM 159,044 Views 56 Comments

And we’re not just talking about their educational well-being, either.

Column: 11 ways to handle your child's first teen disco
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: 11 ways to handle your child's first teen disco

Apr 12th 2013, 7:00 PM 11,846 Views 22 Comments

Are the scare stories about teenage discos really true? Sheila O’Malley has some advice on how to navigate this rite of passage.

12 PSNI officers disciplined after their handling of search for missing man
# PSNI
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# PSNI

12 PSNI officers disciplined after their handling of search for missing man

Feb 21st 2013, 9:31 AM 4,438 Views 3 Comments

James Fenton was found dead 10 weeks after he went missing, 40 metres from where he had last been seen.

Oh dear: Apple Maps has made some pretty big mistakes in its Ireland maps
# Map Fail
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# Map Fail

Oh dear: Apple Maps has made some pretty big mistakes in its Ireland maps

Sep 20th 2012, 4:16 PM 43,758 Views 104 Comments

Poor Coolock. It deserves better than that.

The 6 Ministers whose special advisers breach the €92k salary cap
# Advisers
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# Advisers

The 6 Ministers whose special advisers breach the €92k salary cap

Jul 9th 2012, 9:14 AM 8,671 Views 53 Comments

Public Expenditure and Reform Minister Brendan Howlin has revealed that six ministerial advisers including his own breach the €92,000 cap he introduced last year.

Quinn admits that breaching of salary cap for advisers was a mistake
# Regrets
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# Regrets

Quinn admits that breaching of salary cap for advisers was a mistake

Jul 4th 2012, 9:10 AM 3,384 Views 22 Comments

The Education Minister was responding to reports that the issue of the salary cap being breached for some ministerial advisers was prominent on the doorstep during the referendum campaign.

Updated: Bruton suggests Ireland could vote again... then 'retracts' statement
# Referendum
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# Referendum

Updated: Bruton suggests Ireland could vote again... then 'retracts' statement

May 17th 2012, 8:16 PM 8,442 Views 211 Comments

The Jobs Minister said that Ireland could be asking for a second referendum if it voted no, but he later retracted that statement during a debate in Dublin this evening.

So what exactly were Fianna Fáil apologising for?
# Fianna Fáil
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# Fianna Fáil

So what exactly were Fianna Fáil apologising for?

Mar 4th 2012, 1:45 PM 4,000 Views 39 Comments

Party leader Micheál Martin has given details – and said he didn’t meet Bertie Ahern at yesterday’s ard fheis.

Fianna Fáil leader apologises for party's mistakes
# Ard Fheis
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# Ard Fheis

Fianna Fáil leader apologises for party's mistakes

Mar 3rd 2012, 9:47 PM 7,078 Views 88 Comments

Micheál Martin offered an unequivocal apology for the party’s actions while in Government during his Ard Fhéis speech this evening.