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Sunday 5 February 2023 Dublin: 0°C

# Awkward

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‘No hard feelings’ from Ronnie O’Sullivan following Mark Allen altercation
The world champion became embroiled in a bizarre verbal spat with the Northern Irishman.
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'O'Neill called me a tosser a few times... then he ended up just hanging up the phone'
Ireland defender Matt Doherty has opened up about a call he received from Martin O’Neill.
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Ukrainian star Svitolina stumped by relationship question on court after Australian Open win
‘We are here for tennis, so that’s why it was a bit strange. I didn’t really expect to be asked that.’
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Hillary Clinton and James Comey are coming to Dublin on Friday week (separately)
Don’t expect them to be meeting up for a pint or anything though.
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Shawn Mendes had a rather awkward encounter with The Queen, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
He was on the Ellen show recounting the sorry tale.
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Foo Fighters invited an 8-year-old on stage to play the drums and it was all going great until he refused to leave
It got pretty awkward.
# Asos
ASOS handled printing 17,000 shopping bags with a typo in a pretty unique way
However, there might be cause for concern.
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Katy Perry gave a teenage American Idol contestant his first kiss and it was pretty inappropriate
The young man has since spoken out about how it made him feel uncomfortable.
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A look at 7 of the most awkward celebrity interviews in recent history
We generally watch between our fingers.
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A Garda was caught writing out a drink-driving summons with a Guinness pen on TV last night
Only in Ireland …
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YouTuber Zoella has been criticised over her €55 advent calendar containing glitter and biscuit cutters
Would you pay that for a box?
# sweatin'
16 nightmarish everyday situations guaranteed to leave you in a cold sweat
PANIC.
# better leave right now
A couple clashed over Brexit on Channel 4's First Dates and it was delightfully awkward
Opposites attract.
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9 of the most incredibly awkward celebrity interviews
From Courtney Love faceplanting off of a stool to Naomi Campbell being questioned about blood diamonds.
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Ivanka Trump defends father at women's summit, gets laughed at
Donald Trump doesn’t have the best track record when it comes to empowering women.
# very satisfying
This woman was paired with her ex on Channel 4's First Dates and then rejected him
This is good telly right here.
# Awkward
'You're an idiot' - Masters contender McGirt recalls Tiger exchange
A disagreement with the superstar changed his approach, with the American now in contention at Augusta.
# sweaty betty
19 things you'll understand if you're awkward as hell at the gym
That’s one set of push-ups done! *sits on mat doing nothing for ten mins*
# Awkward
Firm apologises as April fool joke annoys Philipp Lahm
“This thing has nothing to do with fun. In our eyes, it is a cheap trick to use a celebrity for advertising,” the player’s advisor told Bild.
# Ferret around
Everyone was watching through their fingers as a lad's card was declined on First Dates Ireland
NIGHTMARE.
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Britain owes the EU nearly €2 billion after ignoring a Chinese scam
The scheme also cost other EU countries — such as France, Germany, Spain and Italy — €3.2 billion.
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After pie-gate fallout, Sutton forced into playing right-back in goal
The goalkeeper resigned following a well-documented betting stunt earlier this week.
# nervous giggling
Lena Dunham managed to totally fluster a presenter by simply saying the word 'penis'
“I wasn’t brought up talking like that!”
# SPLIT UP
People are cringing over this couple awkwardly splitting the bill on First Dates Ireland last night
She’s not an ATM, Kari!
# it is an issue
This video of two newsreaders arguing about wearing the same colour is delicously awkward
“It is an issue, Julie.”
# love you bye
This girl sent a hilariously nonsensical e-mail to her teacher after getting her wisdom teeth out
Painkillers will do that to you, kids.
# my shame
19 distressingly awkward situations every Irish person will relate to
Death is preferable to all these things.
# loose screws
This guy arrived home to the soundest note from his neighbour about loud sex
“Thank you so much and again this is awkward, but had to ask.”
# Awkward
A snippet of Taylor Swift's response to Kim Kardashian has turned into a gas meme
“I would very much like to be excluded from this narrative”
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Will Enda be putting a timeframe on his departure today?
Don’t bet on it. The Taoiseach is set to address his parliamentary party after a week dominated by gaffes and strange decisions.
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EU leaders are looking for a quick divorce from David Cameron
The summit will be a chance for the Taoiseach to underline Ireland’s specific interests and concerns.
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Embarrassing medal snub for Joey Barton as Burnley celebrate Premier League promotion
“No medal? What’s going on?”
# cruzing for a bruising
Ted Cruz elbowing his wife in the face is the most awkward Vine you'll see today
Facepalm. No wait, faceelbow.
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20 awkward moments every Irish gal will relate to
Totes awks.
# calls to step aside
Joan Burton will decide her fate as Labour leader after a government is formed
Meanwhile, Alan Kelly apologised for comments he made about power being a drug that suited him.
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'What did you say about political prisoners?' Castro fields questions at Obama press conference
A joint-appearance by the leaders of both states didn’t always go smoothly.
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The OECD apologises for St Patrick's Day tweet about alcohol abuse
Ouch.
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Two bars are opening on George's Street... with almost the same name
Great minds think alike, we guess?
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Snapchat employee sent personal details to scammer they thought was their boss
The company said that no user information was revealed because of the incident.
# Snap Happy
This Dad accidentally sent his daughter a Snapchat meant for her Mam, and it was mortifying
Nooooooo.