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WATCH – Trigger Happy TV

Trigger Happy TV is set for a return to Channel 4 after the broadcaster ordered a one-off Christmas Eve special. The new 30-minute episode comes after All 4 commissioned an eight-part series in September from star Dom Joly’s Shady Cabal and multiplatform production company Spirit Media. WATCH here the 1st …

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Want Fun at Work? ‘Improv Asylum’ now in Ireland

Improv Asylum are a comedy company from Boston who set up an office in Dublin in 2014 to promote the power of ‘improvisation’ in the work-place.  They have set up learn-by-doing programs that companies can use to train their staff how to be more creative while working with others. “Our slogan is that …

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12 Days of Comedy Giveaways: Day 7

Our 12 days of  comedy giveaways is well underway and now just past the midway mark with day 7! To kick off day 7 we have some very cool Grintage T-shirts to give to you! Also included in the bundle is some Grintage badges and stickers!   Enter on Facebook or …

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Plan a Romantic Xmas? Here’s 50 Chat Up Lines

 Xmas throws up loads of social evenings when singles mingle and tingle. If you are open to a fling or a relationship chances of being chatted up increase big time.  And with sexting and Tinder it seems we are losing the art of the chat up lines. But do no despair. Grintage have …

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New Year Cheer! THE TOMMY TIERNAN TV SHOW kicks off on January 5th on RTÉ One No stranger to television chat shows, Tommy Tiernan has performed and been a guest on some of the biggest and most established ones in the world. With a number of US appearances at The Ed Sullivan Theatre for …

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The Funniest Person in the World

Malaysia’s comedy veteran Harith Iskander has been crowned ‘the funniest person in the world’ The 50 year old won his title in the Laugh Factory’s 2016 contest held in Helsinki, Finland last Saturday. He was amongst four other contestants; Alex Calleja from the Philippines, Greece’s Katerina Vrana, Mino Van Nassau …

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12 Days of Comedy Giveaways: Day 5

It’s day 5 of our 12 days of comedy giveaways.  For today’s prize we have 3 copies of Des Bishop’s Desfunctional DVD live from the Roisin Dubh. Following the success of the award winning ‘In the Name of the Fada’ Des Bishop returns with his sixth DVD, Desfunctional. Filmed in …

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