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How funny is the Rose Of Tralee?

 The Rose of Tralee International Festival Final is tonight! For all of you who live outside Ireland this is a traditional ‘lovely girl’ competition that attracts entrants of Irish descent from mostly Ireland, UK and USA.  The festival includes fashion shows, parades and music events in the Dome.  As 2018 will be …

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10 Things Women Do When They Are Alone

Ever wondered what women get up to when they are on their own? Sally Nixon, an illustrator from Little Rock, has created a series of images called “365.” The series reveals the secret lives of women when they’re totally alone, when they’re not self-conscious or being watched. We know we’re …

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WATCH – Best Irish Toy Show TV Moments

20 years after its debut The Late Late Toy Show is the most watched TV show on Irish Television. This year’s show will be no different. Here’s a list we’ve compiled of some of our favourite moments throughout the years. Fionn kicked off his rapping career on last year’s show.   When Pat …

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Zach Braff’s Simpsons Moment

It was back in 1999 when The Simpsons aired their Thirty minutes over Tokyo episode.  Remember when Homer found his doppleganger who was the face of a Japanese laundry detergent Mr Sparkle? Well the exact same thing has happened to Zach Braff. Except it wasn’t for laundry detergent, it was …

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TED Talk: What Makes Things Funny

We experience humour every day and it makes us happier and healthier. But what makes things funny? Pete McGraw is a leading researcher at the Humor Research Lab at the University of Colorado, Boulder. The advantage that McGraw has over his predecessors is his ability to conduct state-of-the-art experiments with the …

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John Lennon and Macca met 60 Years Ago Today

It was July 6th 1957 when John Lennon and Paul McCartney met for the first time. They met at a church hall in Liverpool, England, where 16-year-old Lennon was performing with his skiffle group, the Quarrymen. 15-year-old McCartney joined as a rhythm guitarist shortly afterwards, and the pair went on …

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Harry Potter Comedy Virals on 20th Birthday

20 years ago, on June 26th 1997, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J. K. Rowling, was published in the UK. It wasn’t published in the USA until September 1998 with the new name of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. We can’t mention Harry Potter without bringing up Potter Puppet …

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