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# backtrack - Friday 16 July, 2021

Bryson DeChambeau expresses regret over 'very unprofessional' driver rant
# Open Admission
From The42
# Open Admission

Bryson DeChambeau expresses regret over 'very unprofessional' driver rant

Jul 16th 2021, 7:51 AM 9,558 Views 10 Comments

The big-hitting American endured a rollercoaster one-over-par first round at The Open yesterday.

# backtrack - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Paul Pogba’s agent backtracks over Man United exit claims
# Update
From The42
# Update

Paul Pogba’s agent backtracks over Man United exit claims

Feb 23rd 2021, 7:28 PM 8,435 Views 3 Comments

Mino Raiola has insisted he was just giving an opinion about the midfielder when he said his time at Old Trafford was ‘over’.

# backtrack - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash
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# Backtrack

Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash

Jun 10th 2020, 10:28 AM 16,396 Views 13 Comments

The proposed branding included the use of the term Police Service NI rather than PSNI.

# backtrack - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Brexit Party MEP admits she worked for parent company of Cambridge Analytica
# Alexandra Phillips
# Alexandra Phillips

Brexit Party MEP admits she worked for parent company of Cambridge Analytica

Jul 17th 2019, 11:36 AM 16,891 Views 31 Comments

When initially interviewed by Channel 4 News, she denied involvement with Cambridge Analytica.

# backtrack - Friday 14 June, 2019

Semenya invited to compete in Rabat after initially being denied entry
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From The42
# Backtrack

Semenya invited to compete in Rabat after initially being denied entry

Jun 14th 2019, 6:52 PM 2,686 Views 0 Comments

Rabat race organisers have given Caster Semenya the green light to compete on Sunday after initially snubbing the South African.

# backtrack - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Vicky Phelan apologises to Leo Varadkar after referring to him as 'a gay man' during criticism
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# Backtrack

Vicky Phelan apologises to Leo Varadkar after referring to him as 'a gay man' during criticism

Apr 25th 2019, 3:22 PM 76,358 Views 83 Comments

Phelan made the comments in an interview with The Irish Times.

# backtrack - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Donald Trump is now sounding a lot keener on some parts of Obamacare
# Backtrack
# Backtrack

Donald Trump is now sounding a lot keener on some parts of Obamacare

Nov 12th 2016, 4:47 PM 20,492 Views 78 Comments

The US president-elect says he’ll try to keep some of it.

# backtrack - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Facebook apologises for banning "undesirable" photo of plus-size woman
# Backtrack
# Backtrack

Facebook apologises for banning "undesirable" photo of plus-size woman

May 24th 2016, 7:52 AM 21,445 Views 53 Comments

It blocked an ad on the basis that the photo “depicts a body or body parts in an undesirable manner”.

# backtrack - Monday 9 May, 2016

Tomás O Sé apologises for Dublin 'scumbag' claim
# Slip Of The Tongue
From The42
# Slip Of The Tongue

Tomás O Sé apologises for Dublin 'scumbag' claim

May 9th 2016, 12:33 PM 22,808 Views 41 Comments

The Kerry legend backtracked on social media for his remarks on national radio.

# backtrack - Friday 11 March, 2016

Hillary Clinton apologises over comments about Nancy Reagan and AIDS
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Hillary Clinton apologises over comments about Nancy Reagan and AIDS

Mar 11th 2016, 10:13 PM 43,959 Views 45 Comments

Clinton was speaking on the day of Reagan’s funeral.

# backtrack - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

After repeatedly ruling them out, Enda now says Fine Gael will talk to Fianna Fáil
# U-turn
# U-turn

After repeatedly ruling them out, Enda now says Fine Gael will talk to Fianna Fáil

Mar 2nd 2016, 3:18 PM 27,621 Views 124 Comments

The Taoiseach said all the options for forming a government are difficult after a ‘bruising’ election for his party.

# backtrack - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

U-turn! Liverpool owners apologise for 'distress' caused & freeze ticket prices for next two years
# Backtrack
From The42
# Backtrack

U-turn! Liverpool owners apologise for 'distress' caused & freeze ticket prices for next two years

Feb 10th 2016, 10:25 PM 17,396 Views 55 Comments

Fenway Sports Group have reversed their plans for implementing new ticketing structure after well-publicised fan protest.

# backtrack - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Kiwi building boss in Irish 'racism' storm apologises if comments were 'misinterpreted'
# Cowboy Builders
# Cowboy Builders

Kiwi building boss in Irish 'racism' storm apologises if comments were 'misinterpreted'

Aug 20th 2015, 7:45 PM 18,002 Views 25 Comments

Blaming poor work on contractors, he had said some may have “gone back to Ireland”.

# backtrack - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Hartlepool rule out signing convicted rapist Ched Evans
# Backtrack
From The42
# Backtrack

Hartlepool rule out signing convicted rapist Ched Evans

Dec 21st 2014, 2:04 PM 3,489 Views 7 Comments

New boss Ronnie Moore had seemingly opened the door to an deal yesterday.

# backtrack - Monday 15 December, 2014

Uber offers free trips after it increased prices during Sydney siege
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# Backtrack

Uber offers free trips after it increased prices during Sydney siege

Dec 15th 2014, 9:56 AM 8,251 Views 7 Comments

The company’s surge pricing model increases rates in the city by up to four times their usual cost.

# backtrack - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Turkish PM backtracks on his threat to ban Facebook and YouTube
# Censorship
# Censorship

Turkish PM backtracks on his threat to ban Facebook and YouTube

Mar 11th 2014, 2:56 PM 5,496 Views 9 Comments

Recep Tayyip Erdogan said last week that the government was considering shutting down Facebook and youTube in a bid to prevent secretly wiretapped recordings from being leaked.

# backtrack - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Golf channel pundit: It was 'a mistake' to call Tiger a cheat
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From The42
# Backtrack

Golf channel pundit: It was 'a mistake' to call Tiger a cheat

Oct 31st 2013, 11:27 AM 1,499 Views 1 Comment

Brandel Chamblee compared Woods’ behaviour to his own cheating in a primary school maths test.

# backtrack - Friday 20 January, 2012

Hungary likely to back down in EU legal dispute
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# Backtrack

Hungary likely to back down in EU legal dispute

Jan 20th 2012, 5:40 PM 1,916 Views 6 Comments

Viktor Orban has given indications that he will bow to EU pressure and undo constitutional changes which go against EU law.

# backtrack - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Instalment plan for Dublin bin services welcomed
# Backtrack
# Backtrack

Instalment plan for Dublin bin services welcomed

Jan 19th 2012, 1:29 PM 2,994 Views 8 Comments

Greyhound Recycling’s change of heart comes following a number of complaints to local councillors from unhappy residents.