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#Offensive

The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity
# No Offence
# No Offence

The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity

Mar 16th 2014, 8:15 PM 344,466 Views 181 Comments

Because if we’re good at anything, we’re good at insulting each other.

Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane
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From The42
# Offensive

Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane

Oct 4th 2013, 6:30 AM 2,132 Views 11 Comments

The Metropolitan police are clamping down on the use of the word.

Column: The CollegeTimes.ie article endorses the view of women as targets and men as predators
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From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: The CollegeTimes.ie article endorses the view of women as targets and men as predators

Aug 8th 2013, 7:30 PM 156 Views 62 Comments

A ‘One Night Stand Guide – For Him’ on the CollegeTimes.ie caused controversy today after it told men to ‘prey’ on women and get them drunk. Cliona Saidlear writes there was nothing satirical about the article.

Turkey PM Erdogan warns patience 'has limit' as protests flare
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From TheJournal.ie
# Government

Turkey PM Erdogan warns patience 'has limit' as protests flare

Jun 9th 2013, 6:13 PM 4,360 Views 14 Comments

The Prime Minister went on the offensive as thousands of protestors gathered in three cities.

Nasty Ann Coulter tweet gets ultimate smackdown
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From TheJournal.ie
# Shame

Nasty Ann Coulter tweet gets ultimate smackdown

Oct 24th 2012, 12:20 PM 32,635 Views 101 Comments

The most dignified response to the offence caused by the conservative US commentator is contained in a guest post on the Special Olympics blog…

Restaurant removes urinals shaped like woman's mouth
# Australia
From TheJournal.ie
# Australia

Restaurant removes urinals shaped like woman's mouth

Oct 10th 2012, 7:54 AM 23,499 Views 104 Comments

The two urinals designed by female Dutch artist Meike van Schijndel, which resemble a woman’s lipsticked mouth, are to be removed after being labelled “an example of misogyny”.

Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK
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From TheJournal.ie
# Banned

Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK

Feb 19th 2012, 10:00 AM 20,787 Views 17 Comments

Are you offended?

Topman forced to pull 'offensive' t-shirts
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From TheJournal.ie
# Topman

Topman forced to pull 'offensive' t-shirts

Sep 14th 2011, 3:51 PM 3,202 Views 36 Comments

Two t-shirts have been pulled from its stores after the retailer was accused of comparing women to animals and of glamourising domestic violence.