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#Banned

# 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 7,934 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 8,630 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 12,621 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 3,759 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 12,087 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 19,800 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 13,738 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 20,171 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 7,093 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 12,998 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 43,035 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 24,494 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 15,713 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 4,328 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 40,026 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 33,301 Views 105 Comments

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

# banned - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?

Aug 30th 2014, 9:25 AM 10,953 Views 106 Comments

UCD is to ban the sale of tobacco products on campus from 1 September.

# banned - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Miley Cyrus has been banned from the Dominican Republic on 'morality grounds'
# Can Stop
From The Daily Edge
# Can Stop

Miley Cyrus has been banned from the Dominican Republic on 'morality grounds'

Aug 23rd 2014, 3:40 PM 1,866 Views 1 Comment

She’s not coming in like a wrecking ball, sorry.

# banned - Friday 1 August, 2014

'Mexico have a history of it' - Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl
# Ugly Scenes
From The42
# Ugly Scenes

'Mexico have a history of it' - Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl

Aug 1st 2014, 1:05 PM 5,891 Views 15 Comments

Three Mexican players and one Northern Irish have been handed additional bans after Wednesday night.

# banned - Saturday 26 July, 2014

New York bar causes uproar with 'no Irish drunks' sign
# Payback
From The Daily Edge
# Payback

New York bar causes uproar with 'no Irish drunks' sign

Jul 26th 2014, 4:02 PM 9,329 Views 10 Comments

The bar’s owner was forced to change it to something a bit… lighter.

# banned - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

US and European airlines suspend flights from flying in or out of Israel
# No-Fly Zone
# No-Fly Zone

US and European airlines suspend flights from flying in or out of Israel

Jul 22nd 2014, 7:02 PM 9,141 Views 30 Comments

The ban is in response to a rocket strike which landed approximately one mile from the international airport, said the FAA.

# banned - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Read the full FIFA statement on Luis Suárez's four-month ban
# Kick In The Teeth
From The42
# Kick In The Teeth

Read the full FIFA statement on Luis Suárez's four-month ban

Jun 26th 2014, 3:17 PM 4,256 Views 25 Comments

The Uruguay forward has been punished for the incident involving Giorgio Chiellini.

# banned - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

North Korea calls James Franco and Seth Rogen's new film an "act of war"
# Kim Jong-un
From The Daily Edge
# Kim Jong-un

North Korea calls James Franco and Seth Rogen's new film an "act of war"

Jun 25th 2014, 6:00 PM 24,944 Views 56 Comments

The film concerns an assassination bid on Kim Jong-Un. Yeah.

# banned - Friday 20 June, 2014

Antiques dealer charged for selling Mein Kampf
# Banned
# Banned

Antiques dealer charged for selling Mein Kampf

Jun 20th 2014, 8:30 PM 19,492 Views 76 Comments

The book by Adolf Hitler is banned in the Netherlands for promoting hatred and discrimination.

# banned - Monday 16 June, 2014

Britain bans 'hidden practice' of forced marriage
# Banned
# Banned

Britain bans 'hidden practice' of forced marriage

Jun 16th 2014, 2:11 PM 9,928 Views 17 Comments

The law applies not only within Britain but also makes it a criminal offence to force a British national into a marriage abroad.

# banned - Monday 9 June, 2014

Here's the David McSavage sketch he says RTÉ refused to show
# Nun Too Pleased
From The Daily Edge
# Nun Too Pleased

Here's the David McSavage sketch he says RTÉ refused to show

Jun 9th 2014, 5:33 PM 45,431 Views 87 Comments

It involves nuns and the President.

# banned - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Sharks' forward banned for three weeks after Super Rugby face stamp
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

Sharks' forward banned for three weeks after Super Rugby face stamp

May 21st 2014, 10:07 AM 4,181 Views 4 Comments

Jean Deysel had his suspension reduced due to a good record, ‘genuine remorse’ and an apology to his opponent.

# banned - Friday 16 May, 2014

# banned - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Rihanna's Instagram has gone missing after she posted nude photos
# Rude Girl
From The Daily Edge
# Rude Girl

Rihanna's Instagram has gone missing after she posted nude photos

May 6th 2014, 9:30 AM 8,734 Views 0 Comments

The people are not happy. Not happy AT ALL.

# banned - Saturday 3 May, 2014

BAN THE BANKS: There's a wild theory going around that some people are starting to take seriously
# So Long
# So Long

BAN THE BANKS: There's a wild theory going around that some people are starting to take seriously

May 3rd 2014, 9:15 AM 19,431 Views 51 Comments

What do you think? Does it sound brilliant or crazy – or both?

# banned - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York
# VAPE NO MORE
# VAPE NO MORE

More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York

Apr 29th 2014, 10:25 PM 15,873 Views 64 Comments

‘Vaping’ is no longer allowed in restaurants, bars, parks, beaches and other public places.

# banned - Monday 28 April, 2014

Villarreal have found the fan that threw a banana at Dani Alves and banned him for life
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Villarreal have found the fan that threw a banana at Dani Alves and banned him for life

Apr 28th 2014, 6:51 PM 6,556 Views 11 Comments

Villarreal “deeply regret and condemn” the racist incident in El Madrigal last night.

# banned - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Asafa Powell given 18-month doping ban, says punishment is 'unjust and unfair'
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

Asafa Powell given 18-month doping ban, says punishment is 'unjust and unfair'

Apr 10th 2014, 5:03 PM 3,960 Views 8 Comments

The Jamaican sprint star tested positive for oxilophrine last year.

# banned - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

FIFA orders transfer ban on Barcelona for next two windows
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

FIFA orders transfer ban on Barcelona for next two windows

Apr 2nd 2014, 12:00 PM 13,534 Views 32 Comments

The sanctions are for a “serious” breach of rules in the signing of 10 under-age players.

# banned - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

US Supreme Court: Domestic abusers can't own guns
# Overruled
# Overruled

US Supreme Court: Domestic abusers can't own guns

Mar 26th 2014, 10:53 PM 6,576 Views 30 Comments

America’s top court has upheld a ruling barring anyone convicted of even a minor domestic violence charge from owning a firearm.

Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you're barred from joining the Defence Forces?
# Banned
# Banned

Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you're barred from joining the Defence Forces?

Mar 26th 2014, 8:16 AM 23,230 Views 100 Comments

Minister for Defence Alan Shatter said there are no plans to review the rule.

# banned - Thursday 20 March, 2014

No jogging with friends in Burundi as you might be organising an 'uprising'
# Jog On
From The42
# Jog On

No jogging with friends in Burundi as you might be organising an 'uprising'

Mar 20th 2014, 9:01 PM 5,427 Views 6 Comments

Staying fit can be a lonely trek in East Africa.

George Boyd denied spitting at Joe Hart - but the FA has banned him anyway
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

George Boyd denied spitting at Joe Hart - but the FA has banned him anyway

Mar 20th 2014, 3:40 PM 2,486 Views 12 Comments

Boyd’s spitting charge was upheld at an independent hearing today.

# banned - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking*
# Banned
From The Daily Edge
# Banned

Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking*

Mar 11th 2014, 9:42 AM 4,113 Views 2 Comments

*It’s not official. But it made us laugh anyway.

# banned - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Rubbish penis joke gets man banned for life from UK hotel
# Tough Crowd
From The Daily Edge
# Tough Crowd

Rubbish penis joke gets man banned for life from UK hotel

Feb 27th 2014, 4:36 PM 5,268 Views 8 Comments

Not so funny NOW, is it Jason?