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Why bankers are just like Hobbits: The week's news skewed
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Why bankers are just like Hobbits: The week's news skewed

Sep 28th 2013, 10:30 AM 3,630 Views 10 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Most people ‘too stupid’ to emigrate, farmers want gun money, and Diageo unlikely to face charges over Arthur’s Day…

Taoiseach calls on Government to 'look busy': The week's news skewed
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Taoiseach calls on Government to 'look busy': The week's news skewed

Sep 14th 2013, 10:30 AM 5,491 Views 15 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: FAI looks for a manager who speaks English, Obama considers what to do about the Seanad, and Dáil reform ‘completely unnecessary’.

What John Waters did during his time in prison: The week's news skewed
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What John Waters did during his time in prison: The week's news skewed

Sep 7th 2013, 10:30 AM 12,507 Views 28 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Sean O’Rourke and Pat Kenny to wrestle, homeowner professes their love for Permanent TSB, and bankers mistreat their politicians.

Brian Cowen still can't believe he was Taoiseach: The week's news skewed
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Brian Cowen still can't believe he was Taoiseach: The week's news skewed

Aug 31st 2013, 10:30 AM 7,236 Views 42 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Lack of jobs causing unemployment and ‘ordinary man’ survives bus trip into town.

Banks to take us seriously... er, no: The week's news skewed
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Banks to take us seriously... er, no: The week's news skewed

Aug 24th 2013, 10:30 AM 5,497 Views 7 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Egypt despairs as Eamon Gilmore drafted in to heal divisions.

Dublin's most high security creche and annoying radio presenters: The week's news skewed
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Dublin's most high security creche and annoying radio presenters: The week's news skewed

Aug 10th 2013, 10:30 AM 15,301 Views 7 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Support grows for a Fine Gael-Fianna Fail-Labour-Sinn Féin-everyone else coalition and Dubliners terrorised by buses roaming the city.

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2013*
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Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2013*

Aug 9th 2013, 10:30 AM 7,273 Views 9 Comments

*The events of 2013 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2012*
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Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2012*

Aug 8th 2013, 10:30 AM 6,728 Views 9 Comments

*The events of 2012 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2011*
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Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2011*

Aug 7th 2013, 10:30 AM 6,043 Views 8 Comments

*The events of 2011 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2010*
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Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2010*

Aug 6th 2013, 10:30 AM 9,328 Views 37 Comments

*The events of 2010 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2009*
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Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2009*

Aug 5th 2013, 10:30 AM 12,467 Views 9 Comments

*The events of 2009 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

Orgasms and MacGill: The week's news skewed
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Orgasms and MacGill: The week's news skewed

Aug 3rd 2013, 10:30 AM 10,416 Views 7 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: A groundshaking event at MacGill summer school, Paddy and Pat – the sequel; bankers defaulting on responsibility.

Royal baby offered place in Irish creche: The week's news skewed
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Royal baby offered place in Irish creche: The week's news skewed

Jul 27th 2013, 10:30 AM 18,357 Views 13 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Diplomatic incidents over British Prince George, HSE tells everyone to lighten up.

Dirty Dancing in the Dáil: The week's news skewed
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Dirty Dancing in the Dáil: The week's news skewed

Jul 13th 2013, 10:30 AM 4,381 Views 2 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Late night Dáil party nearly ends in abortion and a cartographer worries that Lucinda Creighton may disappear right off the map.

One from the satire archive: The 85 Billion Euro Man
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One from the satire archive: The 85 Billion Euro Man

Jul 6th 2013, 10:30 AM 6,303 Views 4 Comments

Still reeling from the Anglo Tapes? We recall a clairvoyant extract from satirical novel, The Eighty-Five Billion Dollar Man.

Reillyland declared not in recession: The week's news skewed
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Reillyland declared not in recession: The week's news skewed

Jun 29th 2013, 10:00 AM 7,128 Views 5 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish getting better at racism, taking bankers to a long lunch, loving Anglo.

PAC chairman hoping to replace Cmmdr Hadfield, bring wife and son: The week's news skewed
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PAC chairman hoping to replace Cmmdr Hadfield, bring wife and son: The week's news skewed

Jun 15th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,887 Views 1 Comment

Breaking via The Mire wire: Ireland wants to be ruled by the head of Gerry Adams and the clothed body of Rihanna.

Enda Kenny visits Greece and J Edgar Shatter fights dirty: The week's news skewed
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Enda Kenny visits Greece and J Edgar Shatter fights dirty: The week's news skewed

May 25th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,919 Views 5 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Dáil beauty pageant causes tensions, Taoiseach and Greek PM hold shortest discussions ever, and laughter at SIPO…

Fine Gael TDs on Twitter and free GP care : The week's news skewed
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Fine Gael TDs on Twitter and free GP care : The week's news skewed

May 11th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,279 Views 13 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Leinster House goes wild photocopying arses, free GP care for healthy citizens, and FG TDs insult each other for Twitter practice.

James Reilly, circuses: The week's news skewed
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James Reilly, circuses: The week's news skewed

Apr 27th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,370 Views 10 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: “I was delighted when I heard we were getting a new political party,” a man on a bus in Rialto said. “Then I heard there were TDs in it.”

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Apr 13th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,493 Views 8 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: How Ireland has some of the fittest fat kids in the world and why the axing of Communion grants is ‘worse than the famine’.

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Apr 6th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,481 Views 1 Comment

Breaking via The Mire wire: Kim Jong-Un clings on to his place in the Dáil Technical Group, pointing Phil Hogan at North Korea and Ireland nominated by troika for fantasy government awards.

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Mar 30th 2013, 10:00 AM 8,195 Views 3 Comments

Breaking via TheMire wire: Government concern over threesomes, Gardaí to be microchipped – and how Uzis could have prevented the bailout…

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Mar 9th 2013, 9:45 AM 5,209 Views 0 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Rodents’ emigration plans thwarted; Revenue Commissioners get seriously serious; smart economy passes away in Leinster House.

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Feb 23rd 2013, 5:00 PM 5,220 Views 10 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Gerry’s teddy all the talk in toy town; today’s marginalised looking forward to a State apology in 2063; cé hé Micheál Martin?

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Feb 16th 2013, 5:00 PM 6,949 Views 6 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Donkey meat disgusts horse meat eaters; Pat Rabbitte’s Valentine to himself; retirement advice from an ex-Pope.

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Feb 2nd 2013, 5:00 PM 7,387 Views 9 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish phrases that could confuses visitors for The Gathering, Clare Daly’s ‘house’ measure, and disoriented man could be member of government…

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Jan 26th 2013, 5:00 PM 9,174 Views 2 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Obesity helping the recliner chair-smuggling business; rural drinking a lifeline for rural Garda stations; GAA jealous of soccer ball boy phenomenon.

This is the week's news... skewed
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This is the week's news... skewed

Jan 12th 2013, 5:00 PM 4,307 Views 0 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Tinfoil hats to protect against interweb; abortion floodgates ‘like Guinness at The Gathering’; James Reilly a mystery to the Troika.

This is the week's news... skewed
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This is the week's news... skewed

Jan 6th 2013, 5:00 PM 5,498 Views 7 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Employed people get the Pat Kenny jitters; newspapers to save the interweb; Irish people want to be Swiss.

The Mire's review of the year's news... skewed
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The Mire's review of the year's news... skewed

Dec 29th 2012, 5:00 PM 5,493 Views 2 Comments

Government response to Anonymous cheers everyone up; Heathrow goes green; Irish people want to escape to prisons; Love/Hate Christmas special: This was 2012 according to The Mire

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

Dec 8th 2012, 5:00 PM 5,523 Views 4 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Wine replaces the euro as common currency; Budget enshrines right to die in poverty and exclusive details of the Love/Hate Christmas special.

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Dec 1st 2012, 5:00 PM 5,197 Views 5 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: 103% of adults fluent in Irish; evidence of a parliament found in Leinster House; rainwater is tax-free… for now.

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Nov 10th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,477 Views 4 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: A Gathering storm; Al-Quinnada; and Mitt Romney’s Irish cousin?

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Nov 3rd 2012, 5:00 PM 7,446 Views 5 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Making it easier to get an Irish Heritage certificate; criminals too busy wetting themselves at Garda Segways to commit crimes; Richie Boucher catches Bond producers’ eye.

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Oct 27th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,464 Views 1 Comment

Breaking via The Mire wire: Ice-cream for children’s votes? Tayto Park as possible children’s hospital site? European ‘Rear of the Year’ award for the Taoiseach?

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Oct 13th 2012, 5:00 PM 5,575 Views 6 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Suing for the right to piddle in peace; bank begs people not to pay cash; Enda upstages Rosanna.

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Sep 29th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,491 Views 3 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Kilkenny residents told they have to live beside Phil Hogan; Mars rover finds primary care centres on the red planet.

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Sep 22nd 2012, 5:00 PM 4,379 Views 8 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: James Reilly wins international comedy award; mystery as man found in Dublin “without a care in the world”; Rosanna’s breasts issue complaint.

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Here is the week's news... skewed

Sep 15th 2012, 5:00 PM 4,700 Views 5 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Will Rory McIlroy attend The Gathering? And round 2 of Michael Noonan versus the IMF…

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