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# anonymous - Friday 8 November, 2019

'It's like showing up at the nursing home at daybreak': White House official pens anonymous book on Trump
# Senior Official
# Senior Official

'It's like showing up at the nursing home at daybreak': White House official pens anonymous book on Trump

Nov 8th 2019, 7:42 AM 43,397 Views 85 Comments

Excerpts of the book, released on 19 November, were published in the Washington Post.

# anonymous - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Fears over publishing anonymous list of former ministers' pensions in case they were easily identifiable
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Fears over publishing anonymous list of former ministers' pensions in case they were easily identifiable

Dec 15th 2018, 8:15 AM 13,826 Views 31 Comments

The 2017 list was never published due to concerns over data protection and that even an anonymous list could create a breach.

# anonymous - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Eoghan Murphy says there were 'crazier' ideas than Varadkar's to create pro-Fine Gael online accounts
# Comment Is Free
# Comment Is Free

Eoghan Murphy says there were 'crazier' ideas than Varadkar's to create pro-Fine Gael online accounts

Sep 6th 2018, 10:48 PM 17,526 Views 42 Comments

A new biography of Varadkar’s rise to power says that he suggested creating anonymous accounts to comment on news stories.

Mike Pence and Pompeo deny writing explosive 'resistance' opinion piece
# White House Hunt
# White House Hunt

Mike Pence and Pompeo deny writing explosive 'resistance' opinion piece

Sep 6th 2018, 6:39 PM 11,259 Views 24 Comments

“The NYT should be ashamed and so should the person who wrote the false, illogical, and gutless op-ed,” Pence’s spokesperson said.

# anonymous - Monday 4 December, 2017

'I want accountability' - Man has personal data stolen from car of Social Protection employee
# Smash And Grab
# Smash And Grab

'I want accountability' - Man has personal data stolen from car of Social Protection employee

Dec 4th 2017, 12:05 AM 46,405 Views 46 Comments

The file of local man John Cash was contained in a briefcase stolen from a car park in Clonmel, Co Tipperary, in 2014.

# anonymous - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Mila Kunis revealed how she has been secretly trolling Mike Pence over his abortion views
# Anonymous
From The Daily Edge
# Anonymous

Mila Kunis revealed how she has been secretly trolling Mike Pence over his abortion views

Nov 4th 2017, 2:16 PM 6,690 Views 1 Comment

“I don’t look at it like a prank, I strongly disagree and this is my little way of showing it”

# anonymous - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'The weight of the black secret that I have carried around': Women share anonymous abortion stories
# Not At Home
# Not At Home

'The weight of the black secret that I have carried around': Women share anonymous abortion stories

Jul 29th 2017, 9:00 AM 16,621 Views 111 Comments

A new project, called Not At Home, is gathering their stories.

# anonymous - Monday 12 June, 2017

Police want to know who wrote them anonymous letter with 'vital information' on murder of prominent loyalist
# George Gilmore
# George Gilmore

Police want to know who wrote them anonymous letter with 'vital information' on murder of prominent loyalist

Jun 12th 2017, 4:08 PM 17,744 Views 0 Comments

44-year-old George Gilmore was gunned down in broad daylight in Carrickfergus in March.

# anonymous - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Irish hacker behind Rupert Murdoch suicide hoax avoids jail
# The Sun
# The Sun

Irish hacker behind Rupert Murdoch suicide hoax avoids jail

May 24th 2017, 9:33 PM 9,839 Views 10 Comments

Six years ago Darren Martyn and others redirected users from The Sun’s website to a page that said Rupert Murdoch was dead.

# anonymous - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

UK judge sacked for 'abusive' comments on news articles about his cases
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

UK judge sacked for 'abusive' comments on news articles about his cases

Apr 12th 2017, 9:03 PM 16,771 Views 18 Comments

Under a pseudonym, the judge called commenters “donkeys” and “trolls”.

# anonymous - Sunday 6 November, 2016

PICTURES: Thousands take to the streets of London for Million Mask March
# Bonfire Night
# Bonfire Night

PICTURES: Thousands take to the streets of London for Million Mask March

Nov 6th 2016, 3:26 PM 23,896 Views 40 Comments

There were restrictions on the demonstrations over fears of violence.

# anonymous - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Online group Anonymous aims to bring down major Trump site
# Taking Aim
# Taking Aim

Online group Anonymous aims to bring down major Trump site

Mar 15th 2016, 8:55 PM 25,333 Views 49 Comments

The hacktivist group has had a long-running campaign against the presidential hopeful.

# anonymous - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Prodigy front-man threatened by hacker group over alleged enthusiasm for fox-hunting
# Jilted Generation
# Jilted Generation

Prodigy front-man threatened by hacker group over alleged enthusiasm for fox-hunting

Jan 5th 2016, 1:37 PM 12,028 Views 36 Comments

Dancer and vocalist Keith Flint, famous for his distinctive spiked hairstyle, has found himself the subject of attention from Anonymous.

# anonymous - Monday 23 November, 2015

Cyber security analyst identifies 20 Islamic State supporters based in Ireland
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Cyber security analyst identifies 20 Islamic State supporters based in Ireland

Nov 23rd 2015, 11:02 PM 46,043 Views 116 Comments

Two recruitment sites are also operating on Irish webspace.

# anonymous - Thursday 5 November, 2015

The hacker group Anonymous has exposed hundreds of alleged Ku Klux Klan members
# Hoods Off
# Hoods Off

The hacker group Anonymous has exposed hundreds of alleged Ku Klux Klan members

Nov 5th 2015, 11:26 PM 36,924 Views 87 Comments

‘This is not about the ideas of members of the Ku Klux Klan. This is about the behaviours of members of KKK splinter cells that bear the hallmarks of terrorism.’

Thousands take to the streets in Guy Fawkes masks in centre of London
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

Thousands take to the streets in Guy Fawkes masks in centre of London

Nov 5th 2015, 10:20 PM 20,271 Views 41 Comments

So far the anti-capitalist group has set fire to a police car.

# anonymous - Friday 30 October, 2015

Hacker group Anonymous is about to expose 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members
# Taking Off The Hood
# Taking Off The Hood

Hacker group Anonymous is about to expose 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members

Oct 30th 2015, 9:25 PM 30,789 Views 68 Comments

Anonymous has been in a cyber war with the group since protests in Ferguson, Missouri last year.

# anonymous - Friday 2 October, 2015

High Court directs Twitter to reveal info on anonymous user
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

High Court directs Twitter to reveal info on anonymous user

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:28 PM 17,451 Views 0 Comments

A man who appeared in an RTÉ Prime Time programme earlier this year claims he was defamed by the user.

# anonymous - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Ronaldo disguises himself as bearded street performer to play prank in Madrid
# Anonymous
From The42
# Anonymous

Ronaldo disguises himself as bearded street performer to play prank in Madrid

Aug 4th 2015, 10:46 AM 8,863 Views 20 Comments

You would recognise that footwork anywhere.

# anonymous - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Talk to Joan: 400 calls about dole and welfare fraud EVERY WEEK
# Suspicious
# Suspicious

Talk to Joan: 400 calls about dole and welfare fraud EVERY WEEK

May 26th 2015, 9:33 AM 16,711 Views 58 Comments

Over 4,000 case investigations were carried out by the Department’s Special Investigation Unit.

# anonymous - Sunday 1 March, 2015

The HSE wants to hear from men who have sex with men as part of a major new survey
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

The HSE wants to hear from men who have sex with men as part of a major new survey

Mar 1st 2015, 7:00 AM 13,267 Views 45 Comments

The anonymous survey includes questions about relationships, sex life, risks and precautions – and takes about 15 minutes to complete.

# anonymous - Friday 27 February, 2015

Treatment suspended for hundreds of IVF couples over new laws
# Donors
# Donors

Treatment suspended for hundreds of IVF couples over new laws

Feb 27th 2015, 6:08 AM 19,415 Views 18 Comments

The new Child and Family Relationship Bill could cause issues for those using anonymous donors of egg and sperm.

# anonymous - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

The New York Times made a woman's dream of being an 'anonymous source' come true
# Anonymous
From The Daily Edge
# Anonymous

The New York Times made a woman's dream of being an 'anonymous source' come true

Feb 25th 2015, 6:45 PM 4,602 Views 1 Comment

As Gabrielle once sang, “Dreams can come true”.

# anonymous - Sunday 1 February, 2015

These ghostly photos show the buildings the Celtic Tiger abandoned
# Fallout
# Fallout

These ghostly photos show the buildings the Celtic Tiger abandoned

Feb 1st 2015, 5:00 PM 31,282 Views 17 Comments

The changing face of Ireland’s landscape.

# anonymous - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Mysterious Youtuber made over €4 million last year - and nobody knows who she is From The Daily Edge

Mysterious Youtuber made over €4 million last year - and nobody knows who she is

Jan 27th 2015, 3:00 PM 7,658 Views 0 Comments

She unwraps children’s toys.

# anonymous - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Dublin Sinn Féin councillor receives death threat warning him not to attend water protest meeting
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

Dublin Sinn Féin councillor receives death threat warning him not to attend water protest meeting

Dec 4th 2014, 11:27 AM 14,591 Views 53 Comments

Jonathan Graham says he will still attend the meeting, despite the threat.

# anonymous - Saturday 8 November, 2014

A new app called Samantha only lets you text a real woman named Samantha
# Her
# Her

A new app called Samantha only lets you text a real woman named Samantha

Nov 8th 2014, 6:30 PM 23,123 Views 17 Comments

One of the main rules is not to fall in love with her.

# anonymous - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

New CEO of Ask.fm commits to making the site safer for users
# Cyberbullying
# Cyberbullying

New CEO of Ask.fm commits to making the site safer for users

Nov 5th 2014, 1:47 PM 5,959 Views 11 Comments

Speaking this morning, Doug Leeds specified a number of areas the site will be focusing on improving security in.

# anonymous - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

US commando who killed Osama bin Laden to reveal identity
# Interview
# Interview

US commando who killed Osama bin Laden to reveal identity

Oct 29th 2014, 10:22 PM 23,937 Views 105 Comments

An interview with the Navy Seal will air on Fox News next month.

# anonymous - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Facebook is preparing to release an anonymous chat app soon
# Pseudonym
# Pseudonym

Facebook is preparing to release an anonymous chat app soon

Oct 8th 2014, 9:24 AM 7,030 Views 14 Comments

And if you’re thinking this sounds similar to apps like Secret or Whisper, you would be correct.

# anonymous - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Joan Burton's department has refused to name most of the companies who use JobBridge
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

Joan Burton's department has refused to name most of the companies who use JobBridge

Jun 22nd 2014, 8:15 AM 22,766 Views 115 Comments

Sixty-eight per cent of companies who advertised over 9,000 posts on the JobBridge asked to remain anonymous.

# anonymous - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Hacker-turned-informer spared more prison time
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

Hacker-turned-informer spared more prison time

May 27th 2014, 9:54 PM 16,901 Views 32 Comments

Hector Xavier Monsegur, known as Sabu, taught the US government about the inner workings of hacking collectives like Anonymous.

# anonymous - Saturday 3 May, 2014

BNP leader Nick Griffin's twitter account hacked... for "no political reasons"
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

BNP leader Nick Griffin's twitter account hacked... for "no political reasons"

May 3rd 2014, 4:58 PM 8,946 Views 22 Comments

The BNP leader’s Twitter stream is now full of nonsense and offensive tweets.

Bags of €16,000 in punts found behind statue in Cork church
# Holy Donation
# Holy Donation

Bags of €16,000 in punts found behind statue in Cork church

May 3rd 2014, 7:00 AM 24,074 Views 50 Comments

Two members of the parish staff found the donation when cleaning.

# anonymous - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

TD wants tougher controls of online currencies such as Bitcoin
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

TD wants tougher controls of online currencies such as Bitcoin

Jan 14th 2014, 8:04 PM 10,365 Views 105 Comments

Patrick O’Donovan has written to the Oireachtas Communications Committee asking them to investigate anonymous internet payments made possible by digital currencies.

# anonymous - Thursday 2 January, 2014

One poor Stockport fan was sent a letter claiming he 'stinks'
# Complaint
From The42
# Complaint

One poor Stockport fan was sent a letter claiming he 'stinks'

Jan 2nd 2014, 8:11 PM 6,655 Views 3 Comments

The identity of both the writer and the recipient of the note is currently unclear.

# anonymous - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Meet the solicitor who's changing the power balance in finding legal help
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

Meet the solicitor who's changing the power balance in finding legal help

Sep 15th 2013, 5:00 PM 19,946 Views 22 Comments

A new website, set up by a Cork solicitor, could be a gamechanging way of finding legal help.

# anonymous - Sunday 28 July, 2013

How to become (almost) invisible on Facebook
# Security Settings
# Security Settings

How to become (almost) invisible on Facebook

Jul 28th 2013, 11:30 AM 34,821 Views 34 Comments

Randomers making friend requests? Adverts irritating you? These tips might help.

# anonymous - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

The 1998 letter that warned police about Jimmy Savile
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

The 1998 letter that warned police about Jimmy Savile

Mar 12th 2013, 12:57 PM 22,356 Views 32 Comments

“The image that Jimmy Savile has tried to portray over the years is someone who is deeply concerned with his fellow man; however, the thrust of this is entirely the opposite.”

# anonymous - Sunday 3 March, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added completely pointless things
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added completely pointless things

Mar 3rd 2013, 7:50 PM 7,857 Views 2 Comments

Here are all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

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