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# banned - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Chelsea ban banter as they bid to curb poor early season form - reports
# Desperate Times
From The42
# Desperate Times

Chelsea ban banter as they bid to curb poor early season form - reports

Sep 15th 2015, 11:00 AM 7,100 Views 10 Comments

It’s the London club’s worst start to a top-flight season in 29 years.

# banned - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Blow for the Dubs as Diarmuid Connolly's replay ban is upheld
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Blow for the Dubs as Diarmuid Connolly's replay ban is upheld

Sep 3rd 2015, 8:02 AM 28,369 Views 150 Comments

Vincent’s star must decide whether to continue his appeal before Saturday’s clash with Mayo.

# banned - Friday 14 August, 2015

'I'll be surprised if he doesn't play' - Kerry boss has sympathy for McCann
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

'I'll be surprised if he doesn't play' - Kerry boss has sympathy for McCann

Aug 14th 2015, 12:30 AM 5,770 Views 11 Comments

Eamonn Fitzmaurice has sympathy for the Tyrone footballer.

# banned - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Chelsea Manning in trouble over Caitlyn Jenner magazine
# Solitary Confinement
# Solitary Confinement

Chelsea Manning in trouble over Caitlyn Jenner magazine

Aug 13th 2015, 6:49 PM 21,997 Views 52 Comments

The former US army soldier is serving a 35-year military prison sentence.

Dublin hotel tells homeless family not to use front door
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Dublin hotel tells homeless family not to use front door

Aug 13th 2015, 6:47 PM 48,549 Views 113 Comments

Families in emergency accommodation were issued with strict rules restricting their access to hotel facilities.

# banned - Saturday 1 August, 2015

A country full of AK-47s is banning toy guns
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

A country full of AK-47s is banning toy guns

Aug 1st 2015, 10:00 AM 9,569 Views 15 Comments

Almost two hundred children have been injured by toys guns.

# banned - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Ukraine has blacklisted French actor Gerard Depardieu
# Blacklisted
# Blacklisted

Ukraine has blacklisted French actor Gerard Depardieu

Jul 29th 2015, 8:37 AM 16,505 Views 52 Comments

The 66-year-old actor has described Russia as a “great democracy”.

# banned - Monday 27 July, 2015

Irish cyclist hit with four-year suspension for anti-doping violation
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Irish cyclist hit with four-year suspension for anti-doping violation

Jul 27th 2015, 7:06 PM 35,374 Views 33 Comments

Ciaran Kelly has tested positive for clenbuterol.

# banned - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Carter Reynolds is trending on Irish Twitter today, but who is he?
# VINE STAR
# VINE STAR

Carter Reynolds is trending on Irish Twitter today, but who is he?

Jul 25th 2015, 8:49 PM 67,928 Views 54 Comments

Carter Reynolds is the latest internet celebrity to land himself in a huge heap of trouble.

# banned - Friday 26 June, 2015

Clint Dempsey receives 2-year cup ban for incident with referee
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Clint Dempsey receives 2-year cup ban for incident with referee

Jun 26th 2015, 1:33 PM 7,709 Views 10 Comments

The USA captain is now a doubt to feature at the Gold Cup for his country.

# banned - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

S*@#! Waterford has banned swearing in its public parks
# Curse That
# Curse That

S*@#! Waterford has banned swearing in its public parks

Jun 24th 2015, 3:32 PM 10,028 Views 51 Comments

But how careful do you have to be?

# banned - Friday 12 June, 2015

New Zealand club player given 45 week ban after leaving opponent with life-threatening injuries
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

New Zealand club player given 45 week ban after leaving opponent with life-threatening injuries

Jun 12th 2015, 12:25 PM 7,091 Views 5 Comments

He left his opponent with broken ribs, a ruptured spleen and a damaged kidney.

# banned - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Copenhagen mayor bans 45,000 staff from using Ryanair
# Turbulence Ahead
# Turbulence Ahead

Copenhagen mayor bans 45,000 staff from using Ryanair

May 19th 2015, 9:51 AM 35,979 Views 44 Comments

Ryanair says it’s surprised by the boycott.

# banned - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Clare football manager slapped with 12-week ban
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Clare football manager slapped with 12-week ban

May 14th 2015, 5:46 PM 8,324 Views 2 Comments

The Banner men will take on Limerick but their manager will have to watch from the stands.

# banned - Friday 17 April, 2015

Russia bans Tom Hardy movie as it casts the country as 'a sort of Mordor'
# Censored
# Censored

Russia bans Tom Hardy movie as it casts the country as 'a sort of Mordor'

Apr 17th 2015, 9:57 AM 13,568 Views 59 Comments

The Russian culture minister said ‘Child 44′ painted the population as “sub-human”.

# banned - Friday 10 April, 2015

A man wants to ban Kim Kardashian and Kanye West from entering Florida
# Banye West
From The Daily Edge
# Banye West

A man wants to ban Kim Kardashian and Kanye West from entering Florida

Apr 10th 2015, 8:35 AM 2,606 Views 7 Comments

He may have a point.

# banned - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Limerick have told 30 of their fans that they are 'no longer welcome' at matches
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Limerick have told 30 of their fans that they are 'no longer welcome' at matches

Mar 19th 2015, 7:01 PM 12,459 Views 13 Comments

Limerick says behaviour was “unacceptable” as fans expressed their disappointment.

# banned - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Anti-water charge float banned from Limerick parade
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Anti-water charge float banned from Limerick parade

Mar 17th 2015, 6:55 AM 23,974 Views 138 Comments

The Anti-Austerity Alliance support the We Won’t Pay group.

# banned - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Paris museums move towards ban on selfie sticks
# NOT ALLOWED
# NOT ALLOWED

Paris museums move towards ban on selfie sticks

Mar 7th 2015, 3:26 PM 16,350 Views 27 Comments

‘Cheeeeeeese’

# banned - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Watch: Ad for 'the world's slimmest phone' banned for objectifying women
# Kazam
# Kazam

Watch: Ad for 'the world's slimmest phone' banned for objectifying women

Feb 26th 2015, 6:13 AM 24,062 Views 57 Comments

Authorities in the United Kingdom received several complaints about the ad.

# banned - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Reddit puts its foot down on revenge porn and stolen nude pics
# Banned
# Banned

Reddit puts its foot down on revenge porn and stolen nude pics

Feb 25th 2015, 5:40 PM 26,215 Views 19 Comments

Six months after the stolen photos of nude celebrities leaked, Reddit bans anyone from uploading nude photos without consent.

# banned - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Pascal Pape handed 10-week ban for Jamie Heaslip incident
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Pascal Pape handed 10-week ban for Jamie Heaslip incident

Feb 19th 2015, 9:00 PM 10,357 Views 31 Comments

For you, Pascal, the tournament is over.

# banned - Monday 16 February, 2015

Dublin's 3Arena has officially banned selfie sticks from gigs
# Selfie Sticks
From The Daily Edge
# Selfie Sticks

Dublin's 3Arena has officially banned selfie sticks from gigs

Feb 16th 2015, 11:07 AM 3,102 Views 5 Comments

The backlash has started.

# banned - Friday 30 January, 2015

Diego Costa banned for three matches and will miss Chelsea's clash with Man City
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Diego Costa banned for three matches and will miss Chelsea's clash with Man City

Jan 30th 2015, 12:38 PM 3,758 Views 21 Comments

The top two meet at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening.

# banned - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Seth Rogen banned from random US restaurant over American Sniper comments
# Barred
From The Daily Edge
# Barred

Seth Rogen banned from random US restaurant over American Sniper comments

Jan 29th 2015, 4:39 PM 7,775 Views 11 Comments

Michael Moore has also been barred from the steakhouse over perceived unpatriotic tweets.

# banned - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Sky Sports are banning fans from transfer deadline day after last year's chaos
# Scrapped
From The42
# Scrapped

Sky Sports are banning fans from transfer deadline day after last year's chaos

Jan 27th 2015, 5:57 PM 8,552 Views 11 Comments

The channel’s reporters had sex toys waved in their faces live on air back in September.

# banned - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Norway detects "probable" case of mad cow disease
# Don't Panic
# Don't Panic

Norway detects "probable" case of mad cow disease

Jan 21st 2015, 10:32 PM 12,583 Views 19 Comments

The strain of the disease is different to the one found during the British 1990s epidemic.

# banned - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Barcelona won't be allowed to buy any new players in 2015
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Barcelona won't be allowed to buy any new players in 2015

Dec 30th 2014, 10:28 AM 3,747 Views 6 Comments

CAS uphold one-year transfer ban that comes into force on 1 January.

# banned - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

New York to ban fracking over health fears

New York to ban fracking over health fears

Dec 17th 2014, 7:52 PM 12,073 Views 43 Comments

“We can’t afford to make a mistake. The potential dangers are too great.”

# banned - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Four more legal highs have now been made illegal
# Banned
# Banned

Four more legal highs have now been made illegal

Dec 16th 2014, 9:19 PM 19,719 Views 42 Comments

GHB is also going to be controlled even tighter.

Christmas has been cancelled in Guinea's capital and Sierra Leone
# Banned
# Banned

Christmas has been cancelled in Guinea's capital and Sierra Leone

Dec 16th 2014, 8:00 PM 13,722 Views 13 Comments

It’s in a bid to combat the spread of the Ebola virus.

# banned - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Bus Éireann has banned its drivers from wearing Santa suits this Christmas
# Santagate
From The Daily Edge
# Santagate

Bus Éireann has banned its drivers from wearing Santa suits this Christmas

Dec 11th 2014, 5:56 PM 20,141 Views 45 Comments

Bah humbug.

# banned - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Donncha O'Callaghan will miss Clermont games for 'reckless' incident with Stuart Olding
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Donncha O'Callaghan will miss Clermont games for 'reckless' incident with Stuart Olding

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:01 PM 7,072 Views 33 Comments

O’Callaghan had been cited for an alleged kick.

# banned - Friday 28 November, 2014

Pair banned for homophobic abuse of referee Owens
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Pair banned for homophobic abuse of referee Owens

Nov 28th 2014, 8:17 PM 12,980 Views 18 Comments

The matter first came to light when a spectator wrote a letter to British newspaper The Guardian.

# banned - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

9 of the silliest things ever banned across the world
# Stop The Madness
From The Daily Edge
# Stop The Madness

9 of the silliest things ever banned across the world

Nov 26th 2014, 9:30 PM 43,000 Views 17 Comments

… really?

# banned - Monday 10 November, 2014

In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites
# Banned
# Banned

In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites

Nov 10th 2014, 10:47 PM 24,457 Views 78 Comments

Users who access child abuse material either mistakenly or deliberately will have their internet access restricted.

# banned - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

The Sun's 'win a date with a Page 3 girl' ad banned
# Demeaning
# Demeaning

The Sun's 'win a date with a Page 3 girl' ad banned

Nov 5th 2014, 8:14 AM 15,662 Views 26 Comments

The ad was described as “demeaning to women”.

# banned - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Clermont flanker Bardy banned for Munster trip after knee on Vunipola
# Cited
From The42
# Cited

Clermont flanker Bardy banned for Munster trip after knee on Vunipola

Oct 23rd 2014, 1:57 PM 4,321 Views 0 Comments

The replacement clashed with the Saracens number eight twice during their defeat in England.

# banned - Friday 3 October, 2014

7 pesky office annoyances that should definitely be banned
# Breaking The Law
From The Daily Edge
# Breaking The Law

7 pesky office annoyances that should definitely be banned

Oct 3rd 2014, 1:17 PM 40,009 Views 60 Comments

Germany is considering banning work emails after 6pm. We can think of a lot more things that should go.

# banned - Thursday 25 September, 2014

We didn't mean to objectify women, say Newbridge Silverware on banned ad
# Banned
From The Daily Edge
# Banned

We didn't mean to objectify women, say Newbridge Silverware on banned ad

Sep 25th 2014, 1:37 PM 33,203 Views 105 Comments

The ad for a new jewellery range was deemed too sexy by the Advertising Standards Authority.