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# Underwear

Last year
# Sexual Assault
Man jailed for six months for grabbing teenager by her underwear in Fermoy
Judge Joanne Carroll said the man had “done a shocking wrong to a young, innocent girl”.
All time
# Courts
Underwear had to be shown in Belfast rape trial, says Jackson's lawyer
Using an alleged victim of sexual assault’s underwear as evidence has been questioned in recent weeks.
# Consent
Nine in 10 people believe a person's underwear should not be discussed in a rape case
A barrister’s comments sparked outrage and led to protests last week.
# Consent
Black lace thong held up in the Dáil as TD raises controversial rape trial comments
TD Ruth Coppinger said it was time for ‘rape myths’ to be dispelled with in court cases,
# bra-vo
Washing bras is one of the most annoying jobs ever, but how often should you be doing it?
# Dress Code
South Carolina town outlaws wearing sagging trousers
After initial warnings, third and subsequent offences carry a fine ranging from $100 to $600.
# socks n jocks
This body positive underwear ad features regular men in all their glory
More of this please.
# socks n jocks
This body positive underwear ad features regular men in all their dadbod glory
Body positivity is for guys too!
# panty stealer
Thai mototaxi driver nicked for nicking 4,000 knickers
Police say the man’s wife has left him to become a nun.
# schlong thong
These swimming togs for men are horrifying (and extremely NSFW)
In case you want to cause a stir down at the Markievicz pool.
# big bras
Here's why Victoria's Secret coming to Dublin is a gamechanger for Irish gals
# Norway
A man in his boxers has pulled off some Hollywood heroics to stop a car thief
It was basically that scene in Terminator 2 when the T1000 chases down the car.
# copper face jocks
Official Copper Face Jacks underwear now exists
This is a revelation.
# before the watershed
TV watchdog rules it was OK to show a bare-chested man smoking weed before 9pm
The complaint related to US sitcom ‘Mom’.
# boob pockets
8 reasons why your bra is the perfect place to store your stuff
The most important pocket we have.
# oi cheeky
Victoria's Secret is being slammed for this Photoshop hatchet job
Bye bye bum cheek!
# Supporters
Here's what the method you use to put on your bra says about you
Such insights.
# keeping it brief
Boxers, briefs or trunks: What type of underwear do Irish men wear?
An investigation.
# a load of pants
The type of underwear men like best on women* may surprise most gals
*According to a survey by Women’s Health, that is.
# fally downy pants
9 types of knickers every Irish girl has in her drawer
Get your filthy paws off my silky drawers!
# Courts
Sex offender jailed for taking neighbour's bra and knickers from laundry room
The judge said the Waterford man is a “very damaged human through no fault of his own”.
# boobs over belly buttons
#BoobsOverBellyButtons is women's perfect response to the belly button challenge
WAY better.
# granny knickers
Good news, gals -- granny knickers are officially hip and trendy now
Oh, and thongs are out.
# England
A mankini ban has been great for one small seaside town
“You couldn’t walk the streets on a Saturday without seeing someone wearing a mankini or what have you.”
# so many questions
Watch this guy speak for all men and try to make sense of women's underwear
“I’ve seen felt tip pens with more fabric.”
# Bravo
Woman devises cunning plan to rescue her bra from neighbour's back garden
Never lose your unmentionables in a freak wind again.
# Body Image
Victoria's Secret change 'damaging' Perfect Body campaign after online backlash
A petition was signed by over 27,000.
# knicker nicker
Police warn women not to hang their pants out due to knicker thief
How rude.
# tata top
The 'nipple bikini' makes you look topless without going topless
If that’s a thing you want.
# Pants
'C-Strings' make every other kind of underwear look utterly tame (NSFW)
I mean, SERIOUSLY. Would you?
# undercrackers
American Apparel's new underwear model is 62 years old
Sexy has no expiration date.
# true love tester
This Japanese bra only opens when it senses 'true love'
Apparently you can sense true love, did you know that?
# Undies
Meet the $10million bra, and other completely unwearable underwear
Plus all the bizarre stuff that happened at the Victoria’s Secret ‘fashion show’.
# Russia
Police seize 'Putin in women's underwear' painting
The painting portrays Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev lounging together in lingerie.
# knickerama
7 pieces of underwear which are difficult to understand
# applause
The 'Clap-Off Bra' is now a reality
Undressing will never be the same.
# sniff sniff
What would scented underwear for Irish men smell like?
We’ve had a think about this (sadly) and come up with a few options.
# Fundawear
Vibrating knickers let you romp long distance
Fundawear is controlled by your partner’s smartphone.
# Week in Web
Weird Wide Web: 3D photos, hearts on your sleeve and some shocking underwear
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# weird thefts
6 bizarre things Irish people have reported stolen
Is anything safe? Apparently not…