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Comedy Legend Sir Ken Dodd Has Died

Sir Ken Dodd passed away at the age of 90, two days after he married his long-term partner. He died at his home in Liverpool with his wife at his side. Dodd was known for his lengthy standup shows and his “tickling sticks”. “To my mind, he was one of the …

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Netflix Stand Up For the Women In Comedy

To celebrate International Women’s Day coming up this Thursday here is a list of fantastic female comedians which all have shows on Netflix. Some people may think it’s impossible to find a new favourite female comedian outside big names like Amy Schumer and Sarah Silverstein, however they can think again. Women like Ali …

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A Tribute To Barry Crimmins

Crimmins, a politically outspoken and whip-smart comic whose efforts in the 70s and 80s fostered the talents of the next generation of stand-up comedians. Just after a month of him announcing his illness Barry Crimmins has passed away. The comedian had been diagnosed with cancer died last week at the age …

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Brendan O’Carroll Hosts For Facts Sake

Brendan O’Carroll is back but this time it’s not as Mrs Brown.  He is set to host a quiz show called For Facts Sake. This quiz show is a twist on his famous “feckin” catchphrase. Here is the synopsis: Was Elvis a drug enforcement agent for President Nixon? Is Russia bigger than …

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Gordon Ramsay Spills His Guts

James and Gordon Ramsay take turns asking each other very difficult questions to answer, leaving the other with a choice: answer truthfully or eat whatever disgusting food is before them, including salmon ice cream and bull penis.

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North VS South Dublin Snowball Fight Event

A Facebook event has been set up organising a snowball fight between north and south side of Dublin. Already over 1 thousand have clicked attend and nearly 3 and a half thousand have indicated their interest.   https://www.facebook.com/events/859332870919802/   The description says “North v South in a vicious snowball fight to the …

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