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From TheJournal.ie Stephen Fry compares Putin to Hitler, calls for Olympics to be moved from Russia LGBT Rights

Stephen Fry compares Putin to Hitler, calls for Olympics to be moved from Russia

The author, comedian and activist says Russia should be stripped of its right to hold the games over its passing of anti-LGBT laws, which criminalise those who engage in “gay propaganda”.

Tweet Sweeper: Which ninja turtle is Ronan Keating’s favourite? Twitterverse This post contains images

Tweet Sweeper: Which ninja turtle is Ronan Keating’s favourite?

Our pick of the week’s tweets from famous people.

Stephen Fry poses the great Geogheghan question Sprechen Sie Irish?

Stephen Fry poses the great Geogheghan question

Nothing like some pronounciation debate to liven up you Friday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The Twitter joke trial shows freedom of speech has to include comedy Opinion

Column: The Twitter joke trial shows freedom of speech has to include comedy

It doesn’t matter if comedy is offensive or upsetting – free speech must allow for all speech, writes Simon Carty.

From TheJournal.ie #TwitterJokeTrial: Man wins appeal against conviction after airport bomb tweet Twitter

#TwitterJokeTrial: Man wins appeal against conviction after airport bomb tweet

Paul Chambers sent a tweet in January 2010 in which he joked he would blow up Robin Hood Airport in Yorkshire.

From TheJournal.ie England’s top judge to hear appeal in ‘Twitter joke trial’ Twitter Joke Trial

England’s top judge to hear appeal in ‘Twitter joke trial’

Paul Chambers is appealing his conviction over an angry tweet in which he joked he would blow an airport “sky high”.

From TheJournal.ie Qantas flight makes emergency landing after engine trouble Qantas

Qantas flight makes emergency landing after engine trouble

One of the A380′s four engines shut down during the flight from Singapore to London, forcing it to land in Dubai.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In this evening’s fix: the latest from the presidential campaign trail and the Sinn Féin/Fine Gael war of words, 700 arrested in New York, and an early Halloween fright…

Stephen Fry's Ros na Rún appearance to air on BBC tonight As Gaeilge This post contains videos

Stephen Fry's Ros na Rún appearance to air on BBC tonight

The actor and writer filmed his cameo as gaeilge last year, as part of a documentary series about world languages.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Norris' Áras bid gets celebrity backing Race For The Áras

Norris' Áras bid gets celebrity backing

Stephen Fry has come out in support of the independent senator.

Stephen Fry frankly discusses his bipolar disorder

In an intimate interview, the broadcaster has discussed his former addiction to cocaine and how his mental illness has led him to consider taking his own life.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Fears over the spread of new forms of deadly MRSA and E.coli bugs; checkout worker takes Tesco to court over lottery row; and Stephen Fry’s suicide fears.

Stephen Fry "prepared to go to prison" over Twitter joke trial

Fry made the comments at a benefit gig for Paul Chambers, the man convicted for sending a menacing communication via Twitter in which he jokingly threatened to blow an airport up.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know before 9am: Gardaí make five arrests in relation to a massive drugs haul; good news for cash-strapped ESB customers; presidential elections in Nigeria; and Stephen Fry is prepared to go to prison.

New website ICorrect lets celebrities set the record straight

Kate Moss, Sienna Miller, Tommy Hilfiger and Stephen Fry have all stumped up to correct rumours about themselves.

Ros na Rún 'running out of Irish speakers'

Despite a ratings boost from an appearance by Stephen Fry, the Irish language soap is struggling to find enough Gaeilgeoirs.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: We have an agreement on a coalition, a poll on gay marriage, Libya latest, and speculation on the Queen’s visit to Ireland.

Here's a peek at Stephen Fry's cameo on Ros na Rún Gaeilge This post contains videos

Here's a peek at Stephen Fry's cameo on Ros na Rún

The venerable English gentleman makes an altogether brief appearance on the TG4 soap tomorrow. Here’s a preview.

Fry shelves Japanese documentary plans after QI complaints

Stephen Fry is forced to cancel plans to film a documentary in Japan after complaints about a gag on the QI show.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Events in Egypt reach a crisis point. Developers review their options after yesterday’s NAMA judgment. And is Enda afraid of big, bad VinB?

The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

Some of the week’s biggest stories in pictures.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Tuesday Take 5

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Fry learns Irish for part in Ros na Rún Gaeilgeoir

Stephen Fry learns Irish for part in Ros na Rún

QI host to appear in Irish-language soap as part of programme on minority languages.

From TheJournal.ie Paul Chambers loses appeal against Twitter joke conviction Twitter Joke Trial This post contains images

Paul Chambers loses appeal against Twitter joke conviction

Man fined £1,000 for ‘menacing’ Twitter message in which he joked about blowing up an airport.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Thursday Take 5

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Stephen Fry melts down, quits Twitter (again) Stephen Fry This post contains images

Stephen Fry melts down, quits Twitter (again)

1.9 million followers can expect to see a less less conversation after the actor comes under fire.