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People warned not to fall for unemployment payment text scam
# Texts
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# Texts

People warned not to fall for unemployment payment text scam

May 20th 2020, 5:58 PM 18,211 Views 7 Comments

The text states that the recipient is due to receive a payment, and asks them to click on a link.

Ukip in turmoil as two top figures quit party after leader refuses to step down
# Racism Row
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# Racism Row

Ukip in turmoil as two top figures quit party after leader refuses to step down

Jan 22nd 2018, 10:52 AM 16,649 Views 19 Comments

“We need to make it clear to Mr Bolton that his time is up.”

Ukip leader loses no confidence vote after row over comments made by ex-girlfriend
# EMERGENCY MEETING
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# EMERGENCY MEETING

Ukip leader loses no confidence vote after row over comments made by ex-girlfriend

Jan 21st 2018, 5:20 PM 17,217 Views 31 Comments

Henry Bolton’s former partner allegedly made racist remarks about Prince Harry’s fiancée Meghan Markle.

Fox suspends TV host accused of sending lewd messages to colleagues
# Investigation
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# Investigation

Fox suspends TV host accused of sending lewd messages to colleagues

Aug 6th 2017, 10:22 AM 16,078 Views 45 Comments

It’s the latest sexual harassment case to rock Fox News, America’s most watched cable news channel.

Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself via texts goes on trial
# Massachusetts
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# Massachusetts

Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself via texts goes on trial

Jun 7th 2017, 10:34 AM 35,207 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that Michelle Carter played a “sick game” with another person’s life.

First Dates star admits bombarding chef Dylan McGrath with disturbing messages
# Demons And Souls
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# Demons And Souls

First Dates star admits bombarding chef Dylan McGrath with disturbing messages

Jan 20th 2017, 6:10 PM 37,647 Views 0 Comments

Daphney Sanasie, a model from South Africa, has pleaded guilty to harassing McGrath in 2015.

13 of the great drunk texts of 2016
# Nothin Bad Happnd
# Nothin Bad Happnd

13 of the great drunk texts of 2016

Dec 24th 2016, 10:00 PM 17,827 Views 0 Comments

What a year.

A girl sent her boyfriend to buy makeup and his confused texts are going viral
# Walk Me Through It
# Walk Me Through It

A girl sent her boyfriend to buy makeup and his confused texts are going viral

Apr 4th 2016, 9:20 AM 27,377 Views 9 Comments

“This kid is looking at me weird.”

This teen is going viral for spectacularly shutting down her homophobic aunt
# Aunt Marie
# Aunt Marie

This teen is going viral for spectacularly shutting down her homophobic aunt

Apr 4th 2016, 7:48 AM 20,929 Views 12 Comments

Ooof.

This wrong number text about a newborn baby lead to an unexpected friendship
# We Come Bearing Gifts
# We Come Bearing Gifts

This wrong number text about a newborn baby lead to an unexpected friendship

Mar 21st 2016, 10:02 PM 11,241 Views 3 Comments

Finally, a wrong number text with a happy ending.

This man made a brilliant collage of his wife's most random texts
# Taco Taco Taco
# Taco Taco Taco

This man made a brilliant collage of his wife's most random texts

Feb 21st 2016, 2:32 PM 10,649 Views 1 Comment

“I’m eating your sausage.”

10 of the most *fire* breakup texts ever sent
# Ex Oh Ex Oh
# Ex Oh Ex Oh

10 of the most *fire* breakup texts ever sent

Feb 12th 2016, 3:13 PM 12,025 Views 5 Comments

A study of the art form.

This text message exchange sums up trying to explain addresses in rural Ireland
# Countryliving
# Countryliving

This text message exchange sums up trying to explain addresses in rural Ireland

Feb 4th 2016, 9:13 AM 12,301 Views 4 Comments

What’s the NUMBER…?

10 texts all long-term Irish couples have sent to each other
# Textual Healing
# Textual Healing

10 texts all long-term Irish couples have sent to each other

Feb 1st 2016, 9:30 PM 17,730 Views 4 Comments

If you’re looking for romance, you’ve come to the wrong place.

9 texts every Irish person has received on New Years
# NYE
# NYE

9 texts every Irish person has received on New Years

Dec 31st 2015, 8:30 PM 11,429 Views 1 Comment

Beep beep.

12 of the great drunk texts of 2015
# Totaly Piss
# Totaly Piss

12 of the great drunk texts of 2015

Dec 26th 2015, 9:31 PM 17,752 Views 0 Comments

“Where a too”.

A girl thoroughly confused her ex-boyfriend by texting him Adele lyrics
# Hello It's Me
# Hello It's Me

A girl thoroughly confused her ex-boyfriend by texting him Adele lyrics

Oct 30th 2015, 9:05 AM 15,180 Views 12 Comments

“Hello from the other side…”

This person kept accidentally texting a guy for nearly a year and got the best responses
# Wendy's Not Here
# Wendy's Not Here

This person kept accidentally texting a guy for nearly a year and got the best responses

Oct 2nd 2015, 6:31 PM 14,424 Views 0 Comments

She was looking for Wendy, but instead got this guy with a beard.

11 mortifying wrong number texts that prove they are the greatest tragedy
# Slip Of The Finger
# Slip Of The Finger

11 mortifying wrong number texts that prove they are the greatest tragedy

Sep 1st 2015, 9:28 PM 15,017 Views 4 Comments

Our eyes. Our poor eyes.

Irish Water has sent texts to customers, but says it's totally normal
# Reminder
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# Reminder

Irish Water has sent texts to customers, but says it's totally normal

Aug 25th 2015, 12:09 PM 21,950 Views 88 Comments

Have you gotten one?

11 uniquely Irish flirting techniques
# Textual Tension
# Textual Tension

11 uniquely Irish flirting techniques

May 27th 2015, 1:01 PM 32,976 Views 6 Comments

We are the worst.

14 of the greatest ever responses to wrong number texts
# Blocked
# Blocked

14 of the greatest ever responses to wrong number texts

Apr 25th 2015, 9:30 AM 15,412 Views 4 Comments

Sup girl I like things spicy.

Three says issues with mobile service resolved
# Call Me Maybe
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# Call Me Maybe

Three says issues with mobile service resolved

Apr 7th 2015, 9:03 AM 12,001 Views 37 Comments

Thousands of customers were experiencing difficulties since yesterday afternoon.

People read the last texts from their exes, and it’s sad and hilarious
# FamousLastTexts
# FamousLastTexts

People read the last texts from their exes, and it’s sad and hilarious

Mar 20th 2015, 9:26 AM 8,057 Views 0 Comments

“I just wanted you to know that I’m making $100,000 a year now”

9 people who just taught their mam about emojis
# Mamoji
# Mamoji

9 people who just taught their mam about emojis

Mar 15th 2015, 1:00 PM 8,842 Views 4 Comments

Every day is emoji day.

This new 'transparent' messaging app is a chilling vision of things to come
# Exposed
# Exposed

This new 'transparent' messaging app is a chilling vision of things to come

Nov 13th 2014, 10:52 AM 5,909 Views 3 Comments

A chilling precedent.

Despite being cleared to play Australia omit disgraced Beale from tour squad
# Texts
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# Texts

Despite being cleared to play Australia omit disgraced Beale from tour squad

Oct 25th 2014, 9:18 AM 3,438 Views 1 Comment

Michael Cheika’s side face Ireland in Dublin next month.

15 mums who are expressing themselves via text message
# R U Ok
# R U Ok

15 mums who are expressing themselves via text message

Oct 4th 2014, 8:15 PM 54,522 Views 27 Comments

Always be texting.

8 of the best things Irish people have texted their Mams
# Hey Mambo
# Hey Mambo

8 of the best things Irish people have texted their Mams

Aug 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 65,444 Views 21 Comments

“Home for dinner?”

Here's why Ireland was glued to the Paddy Power Twitter account yesterday
# Texts
# Texts

Here's why Ireland was glued to the Paddy Power Twitter account yesterday

Aug 10th 2014, 10:07 AM 29,181 Views 6 Comments

Steve is the country’s new hero.

The 16 greatest ways to respond to a wrong-number text
# Hello This Is Dog
# Hello This Is Dog

The 16 greatest ways to respond to a wrong-number text

Jun 28th 2014, 8:15 PM 70,714 Views 26 Comments

Look man I’m just interested in the car.

The 13 agonising stages of trying to organise a night out
# The Gang's All Here
# The Gang's All Here

The 13 agonising stages of trying to organise a night out

Jun 6th 2014, 9:30 PM 30,036 Views 14 Comments

So you want to organise a night on the town? Good luck.

iPhone users send filthier texts than those on Android
# Smut
# Smut

iPhone users send filthier texts than those on Android

May 6th 2014, 4:58 PM 6,149 Views 2 Comments

They’ve bitten the Apple of temptation.

Pat Rabbitte thinks the Patrick Nulty drunken message scandal 'is a sad affair'
# Resignation
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# Resignation

Pat Rabbitte thinks the Patrick Nulty drunken message scandal 'is a sad affair'

Mar 24th 2014, 12:39 PM 18,757 Views 81 Comments

Meanwhile, there are likely to be more revelations about Nulty sending inappropriate messages in the coming hours and days.

Idris Elba and Lena Dunham send flirty texts and pictures to random strangers
# Graham Norton
# Graham Norton

Idris Elba and Lena Dunham send flirty texts and pictures to random strangers

Jan 18th 2014, 10:44 AM 2,839 Views 0 Comments

The divils.

7 mortal dangers of sending a text message

7 mortal dangers of sending a text message

Dec 7th 2013, 6:00 PM 53,248 Views 36 Comments

We’re living life on the edge with every single text.

Browse the web, send emails and texts - it's all possible on some Aer Lingus flights
# Wi-fi
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# Wi-fi

Browse the web, send emails and texts - it's all possible on some Aer Lingus flights

Oct 7th 2013, 1:10 PM 11,174 Views 67 Comments

You can now connect to Wi-Fi and use your mobile phone while flying with Aer Lingus to the US, but it will cost you.

John Gilligan, corporation tax and Trap’s last day: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
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# Prime Numbers

John Gilligan, corporation tax and Trap’s last day: The week in numbers

Sep 14th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,469 Views 3 Comments

Plus: How many texts do people in Ireland send on an average day?

One cent tax on texts could have raised €590m in the last five years
# Tax On Texts
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# Tax On Texts

One cent tax on texts could have raised €590m in the last five years

Jun 7th 2013, 9:00 PM 12,360 Views 92 Comments

Estimates from the Department of Finance were based on placing a one cent tax on the 59 billion text messages that have been sent over the last five years.

Happy bday 2 u: text messaging turns 20
# OMG
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# OMG

Happy bday 2 u: text messaging turns 20

Dec 3rd 2012, 8:45 AM 4,600 Views 25 Comments

Twenty years ago today, the first ever text message was sent – reading ‘Merry Christmas’.

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