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Watch: celebrities read nasty tweets about themselves
# Twitterland
# Twitterland

Watch: celebrities read nasty tweets about themselves

Mar 23rd 2012, 8:19 PM 10,163 Views 6 Comments

This made us giggle.

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of baby elephants from around the world
# Elephant Friday
# Elephant Friday

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of baby elephants from around the world

Mar 23rd 2012, 6:30 PM 5,050 Views 3 Comments

Because it’s been a tough week…

The burning question*: DIY shops on bank holidays - heaven or hell?
# Dilemma
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# Dilemma

The burning question*: DIY shops on bank holidays - heaven or hell?

Mar 19th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,852 Views 15 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Readers on… All the best (and worst) advice your mother gave you
# Over To You
# Over To You

Readers on… All the best (and worst) advice your mother gave you

Mar 18th 2012, 8:34 PM 9,307 Views 17 Comments

From how to get a boyfriend to how (not) to fall off a horse, readers share all the most memorable advice from their mothers.

15 places you should discover this year…
# Holidays
# Holidays

15 places you should discover this year…

Mar 18th 2012, 10:00 AM 11,960 Views 32 Comments

Finances allowing, of course. From Antigua Guatemala to San Sebastian, we take a look at the most beautiful, historic and downright fascinating locations for you to discover this year.

11 amazing things that Google employees can learn for free
# Google
# Google

11 amazing things that Google employees can learn for free

Mar 18th 2012, 8:15 AM 13,581 Views 4 Comments

If you work for Google, you can take part in some pretty interesting classes. We take a look at 11 of them, from beekeeping to how do to do your taxes.

Top 10 readers' comments of the week
# Readers' Comments
# Readers' Comments

Top 10 readers' comments of the week

Mar 17th 2012, 9:15 AM 2,895 Views 0 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the wittiest, most thought-provoking and original comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Rate your husband/wife... 1930s style
# Know Your Place
# Know Your Place

Rate your husband/wife... 1930s style

Mar 15th 2012, 2:00 PM 10,916 Views 15 Comments

American Psychological Association test gave you chance to score spouse on 50 negative and positive areas.

Open thread: What has gotten this garbage man so angry?
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# Work Can Wait

Open thread: What has gotten this garbage man so angry?

Mar 13th 2012, 9:02 AM 1,615 Views 8 Comments

What on earth could possibly possess a binman to tear up a mailbox and then throw it into the back of a garbage truck?

WATCH: Chinese company builds sustainable 30-storey hotel... in 15 days
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# Work Can Wait

WATCH: Chinese company builds sustainable 30-storey hotel... in 15 days

Mar 12th 2012, 1:12 PM 5,547 Views 28 Comments

Is this why the Chinese economy is booming so incredibly?

The burning question*: Bottled water or tap?
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# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Bottled water or tap?

Mar 12th 2012, 12:35 PM 5,614 Views 44 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

WATCH: Superman takes on the Hulk
# Face Off
# Face Off

WATCH: Superman takes on the Hulk

Mar 11th 2012, 4:12 PM 5,387 Views 23 Comments

Who wins?

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of hedgehogs from around the world
# Hedgehog Friday
# Hedgehog Friday

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of hedgehogs from around the world

Mar 9th 2012, 5:27 PM 5,317 Views 6 Comments

Because they’re spiky… and cute.

The YouTube top 10: Because Derek Rabelo is a better surfer than you
# Hang 10
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# Hang 10

The YouTube top 10: Because Derek Rabelo is a better surfer than you

Mar 8th 2012, 2:03 PM 709 Views 0 Comments

Aside from that, we have a pretty hairy ride down Chilean sidestreets, Lionel Messi (x 5) and David Beckham turns down a polite invite to have a beer.

VIDEO: This isn't the Caribbean, this is Dublin's Grand Canal
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# Work Can Wait

VIDEO: This isn't the Caribbean, this is Dublin's Grand Canal

Mar 8th 2012, 1:17 PM 10,154 Views 24 Comments

If you need a few minutes of quiet this lunchtime, you could do worse than check out some videos from Underwater Ireland.

VIDEO: Three-trailer Thursday
# Cinema
# Cinema

VIDEO: Three-trailer Thursday

Mar 8th 2012, 11:11 AM 904 Views 1 Comment

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from three new releases to help you decided where to put your money.

Watch: A short history of the iconic 'Keep Calm and Carry On' poster
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# Work Can Wait

Watch: A short history of the iconic 'Keep Calm and Carry On' poster

Mar 6th 2012, 5:01 PM 3,938 Views 13 Comments

A bookshop in England says it discovered the previously undistributed WWII posted in a box of books.

The next Riverdance? Victory for Irish troupe in dance show
# Riverdance II
# Riverdance II

The next Riverdance? Victory for Irish troupe in dance show

Mar 5th 2012, 1:59 PM 8,059 Views 21 Comments

Irish dance troupe Prodijig won Sky’s Got to Dance programme last night. And they are kind of awesome.

The burning question*: When do you butter your toast?
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# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: When do you butter your toast?

Mar 5th 2012, 11:45 AM 7,312 Views 50 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

WATCH: Glacial ice dam breaks into Argentinian lake
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# Work Can Wait

WATCH: Glacial ice dam breaks into Argentinian lake

Mar 5th 2012, 10:58 AM 6,268 Views 8 Comments

The Perito Moreno Glacier periodically builds up a natural ice dam over the river, before rupturing spectacularly.

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of lambs from around the world
# Lamb Friday
# Lamb Friday

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of lambs from around the world

Mar 2nd 2012, 2:56 PM 4,600 Views 6 Comments

The Silence of the Lambs…

'I'm just worried about the dinosaurs': on set with The Hobbit
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# Work Can Wait

'I'm just worried about the dinosaurs': on set with The Hobbit

Mar 2nd 2012, 12:00 PM 3,350 Views 4 Comments

Peter Jackson’s latest video blog shows some of the challenges facing his crew while filming in New Zealand.

Watch: German finance minister plays Sudoku during Greek bailout debate
# Busted
# Busted

Watch: German finance minister plays Sudoku during Greek bailout debate

Feb 29th 2012, 3:09 PM 4,348 Views 14 Comments

You would think that Wolfgang Schaeuble would have something better to do during an important debate…

Video: Waiter spills five beers over Angela Merkel
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Video: Waiter spills five beers over Angela Merkel

Feb 27th 2012, 3:19 PM 14,146 Views 59 Comments

The German Chancellor was soaked ahead of her address to the Christian Democratic Union on Ash Wednesday.

Watch: Sacha Baron Cohen escorted from Oscars red carpet after Kim Jong Il stunt
# Oscars
# Oscars

Watch: Sacha Baron Cohen escorted from Oscars red carpet after Kim Jong Il stunt

Feb 27th 2012, 11:54 AM 8,752 Views 28 Comments

That spilled ashes stunt didn’t go down well with security…

The burning question*: How should sandwiches be cut?
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# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: How should sandwiches be cut?

Feb 27th 2012, 11:53 AM 7,031 Views 64 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

The YouTube top 10: Because everybody loves throwing snowballs
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The YouTube top 10: Because everybody loves throwing snowballs

Feb 23rd 2012, 3:55 PM 1,020 Views 0 Comments

…but nobody likes getting kicked in the face.

The burning question*: Self-service checkouts - evil or not?
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# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Self-service checkouts - evil or not?

Feb 20th 2012, 11:41 AM 7,515 Views 93 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

It's Friday so here's a slideshow of goats from around the world
# Goat Friday
# Goat Friday

It's Friday so here's a slideshow of goats from around the world

Feb 17th 2012, 1:34 PM 3,535 Views 12 Comments

We’re not kidding…

The YouTube top 10: because this is the best Whitney Houston tribute video
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

The YouTube top 10: because this is the best Whitney Houston tribute video

Feb 16th 2012, 4:18 PM 1,283 Views 0 Comments

Work can wait. Although if your name’s Herve Renard, you probably haven’t got too much work done this week anyway.

Video: Take Jacqueline Kennedy’s tour of the White House
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# Work Can Wait

Video: Take Jacqueline Kennedy’s tour of the White House

Feb 15th 2012, 5:15 PM 3,542 Views 4 Comments

It’s 50 years since Jackie Kennedy’s televised tour opened the doors of the White House to the public. Check it out…

It's Valentine's Day, so here's a slideshow of animals in love
# Valentine's Day
# Valentine's Day

It's Valentine's Day, so here's a slideshow of animals in love

Feb 14th 2012, 8:30 AM 5,535 Views 3 Comments

Ah sure it would be rude not to…

Public service announcement of the day
# Bahrain
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# Bahrain

Public service announcement of the day

Feb 13th 2012, 1:55 PM 3,772 Views 6 Comments

Courtesy of Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior…

The burning question*: Tea or coffee?
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# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Tea or coffee?

Feb 13th 2012, 11:56 AM 5,989 Views 68 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of squirrels from around the world
# Squirrel Friday
# Squirrel Friday

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of squirrels from around the world

Feb 10th 2012, 12:46 PM 3,719 Views 10 Comments

Because they’re cuter than you might think…

YouTube Top 10: because if you stick at it, you can do anything you want
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YouTube Top 10: because if you stick at it, you can do anything you want

Feb 9th 2012, 5:31 PM 939 Views 0 Comments

The inspiring tale of paraplegic skiier Josh Dueck, and nine other weird and wonderful clips from the world of sport – it’s this week’s YouTube Top 10.

No prosecutions in case where 'Big Man' threw alleged fare dodger off train
# Viral Video
# Viral Video

No prosecutions in case where 'Big Man' threw alleged fare dodger off train

Feb 9th 2012, 12:00 PM 4,968 Views 29 Comments

The video of the incident became a viral sensation with over two million hits on YouTube.

Back up, guys: Obama shoots a marshmallow from a cannon in the White House
# Woaaah
# Woaaah

Back up, guys: Obama shoots a marshmallow from a cannon in the White House

Feb 8th 2012, 9:05 AM 2,957 Views 10 Comments

We’re not sure who’s more excited, the eighth grader or the President of the United States.

It's Friday so here's a slideshow of chimpanzees from around the world
# Chimp Friday
# Chimp Friday

It's Friday so here's a slideshow of chimpanzees from around the world

Feb 3rd 2012, 12:38 PM 2,815 Views 11 Comments

Fridays were made for chimpanzees, they just were…

Enda's Cuddly Photocall of the Day (part 2)
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Enda's Cuddly Photocall of the Day (part 2)

Feb 2nd 2012, 4:40 PM 4,779 Views 29 Comments

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