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# blast-from-the-past - Friday 28 February, 2020

After an injury-ravaged few years, a familiar face is back and seeking a rebirth in MLS
# Blast From The Past
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# Blast From The Past

After an injury-ravaged few years, a familiar face is back and seeking a rebirth in MLS

Feb 28th 2020, 7:05 AM 10,152 Views 2 Comments

Giuseppe Rossi has had a run of misfortune and he’s hoping a change of scenery will help.

# blast-from-the-past - Monday 21 January, 2019

Barcelona confirm shock loan move for Kevin-Prince Boateng
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Barcelona confirm shock loan move for Kevin-Prince Boateng

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 9:25 PM 18,370 Views 15 Comments

The former Milan and Tottenham midfielder joins the Spanish side until the end of the season with an option to make the move permanent in the summer.

# blast-from-the-past - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Still thinking about Fade Street? Here's what some of the background characters are up to now
# See Ye After
From The Daily Edge
# See Ye After

Still thinking about Fade Street? Here's what some of the background characters are up to now

Oct 23rd 2018, 7:06 PM 11,781 Views 0 Comments

We will never forget.

# blast-from-the-past - Monday 30 July, 2018

Ex-Man United midfielder Anderson joins Turkish second tier club
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Ex-Man United midfielder Anderson joins Turkish second tier club

Jul 30th 2018, 2:53 PM 10,576 Views 11 Comments

The 30-year-old Brazilian, who won the Champions League during an eight-year spell with the Red Devils, has signed for Adana Demirspor.

# blast-from-the-past - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Sean Spicer was back in the White House for the shamrock ceremony
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

Sean Spicer was back in the White House for the shamrock ceremony

Mar 15th 2018, 11:27 PM 17,970 Views 13 Comments

“It’s a great day. Us Irish get just one day – you have to take advantage of it,” he said.

# blast-from-the-past - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Katy Perry was reunited with an old school friend on TV, and then forgot her name
# Blast From The Past
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# Blast From The Past

Katy Perry was reunited with an old school friend on TV, and then forgot her name

Mar 7th 2018, 11:33 AM 6,388 Views 0 Comments

Nope, that’s not it.

# blast-from-the-past - Friday 22 September, 2017

'We went into the dressing room and said that some greater power had been the cause of that'
# Down Memory Lane
From The42
# Down Memory Lane

'We went into the dressing room and said that some greater power had been the cause of that'

Sep 22nd 2017, 7:58 AM 21,980 Views 8 Comments

A late, late goal was the difference when Dublin and Mayo met in the 2003 All-Ireland senior ladies final.

# blast-from-the-past - Monday 12 June, 2017

Blast from the past: David Trimble claims Sinn Féin is cynically exploiting Brexit for votes
# Old Rivalries
# Old Rivalries

Blast from the past: David Trimble claims Sinn Féin is cynically exploiting Brexit for votes

Jun 12th 2017, 12:09 PM 16,194 Views 88 Comments

Trimble says the party is avoiding negotiations.

# blast-from-the-past - Friday 22 July, 2016

14 years after leaving Arsenal, rosy-cheeked keeper Alex Manninger signs for Liverpool
# Blast From The Past
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# Blast From The Past

14 years after leaving Arsenal, rosy-cheeked keeper Alex Manninger signs for Liverpool

Jul 22nd 2016, 12:43 PM 12,368 Views 21 Comments

The 39-year-old moves to Anfield on a one-year-deal.

# blast-from-the-past - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Remember Yakubu? He's making a comeback in some very unlikely surroundings
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Remember Yakubu? He's making a comeback in some very unlikely surroundings

Jul 9th 2016, 1:38 PM 11,084 Views 5 Comments

The former Everton, Portsmouth and Middlesbrough striker is set to feature for Boreham Wood this afternoon.

# blast-from-the-past - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

What the world looked like when the 2016 Leaving Cert class were being born
# Blast From The Past
From The Daily Edge
# Blast From The Past

What the world looked like when the 2016 Leaving Cert class were being born

Jun 7th 2016, 9:34 PM 22,266 Views 6 Comments

Gonna party like it’s 1998…

# blast-from-the-past - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

'Fianna Fáil act as though they were formed in 2011'
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

'Fianna Fáil act as though they were formed in 2011'

Feb 23rd 2016, 12:31 PM 16,962 Views 90 Comments

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin is not impressed with the Soldiers of Destiny.

# blast-from-the-past - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Jason 'Mayhem' Miller is coming out of retirement to fight Luke Barnatt
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Jason 'Mayhem' Miller is coming out of retirement to fight Luke Barnatt

Feb 9th 2016, 6:58 PM 4,346 Views 3 Comments

The former Strikeforce title challenger will end a four-year absence against a fellow UFC veteran.

# blast-from-the-past - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Former boss Gerard Houllier on the biggest mistake Liverpool have made recently
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Former boss Gerard Houllier on the biggest mistake Liverpool have made recently

Oct 28th 2015, 5:26 PM 16,696 Views 12 Comments

The Frenchman has pinpointed the club’s recruitment strategy as having lacked finesse.

# blast-from-the-past - Sunday 30 August, 2015

This 1970s Bank of Ireland ad had a go at predicting your earnings for 2028
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

This 1970s Bank of Ireland ad had a go at predicting your earnings for 2028

Aug 30th 2015, 9:15 AM 21,070 Views 26 Comments

In the 1970s, Bank of Ireland had its crystal ball out.

# blast-from-the-past - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Millions of people STILL buy and use fax machines
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

Millions of people STILL buy and use fax machines

Jul 5th 2015, 11:30 AM 19,436 Views 32 Comments

Look at Hillary this week…

# blast-from-the-past - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

TFI Friday is returning to TV and people are beside themselves with excitement
# Tfi Friday
From The Daily Edge
# Tfi Friday

TFI Friday is returning to TV and people are beside themselves with excitement

Jun 23rd 2015, 2:39 PM 3,448 Views 1 Comment

It’s Chris Evans’ world and we’re just living in it.

# blast-from-the-past - Monday 30 March, 2015

The internet is going mad for this video of a baby-faced Hozier singing Pink Floyd
# Blast From The Past
From The Daily Edge
# Blast From The Past

The internet is going mad for this video of a baby-faced Hozier singing Pink Floyd

Mar 30th 2015, 9:05 PM 7,508 Views 0 Comments

Look at ickle baby Hozier.

# blast-from-the-past - Friday 20 March, 2015

Some wonderful Irish person asked Russell Crowe to sign a Neighbours annual
# Blast From The Past
From The Daily Edge
# Blast From The Past

Some wonderful Irish person asked Russell Crowe to sign a Neighbours annual

Mar 20th 2015, 10:18 PM 7,875 Views 3 Comments

“That’s when good Neighbours become good friends…”

# blast-from-the-past - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Sunderland's former blonde bombshell has joined Drogheda United
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Sunderland's former blonde bombshell has joined Drogheda United

Jan 4th 2015, 4:32 PM 11,923 Views 4 Comments

The 31-year-old midfielder was announced as one of two new signings alongside Sean Brennan today.

# blast-from-the-past - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

We'll just leave this old picture of Eamon Gilmore in a polo neck right here
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

We'll just leave this old picture of Eamon Gilmore in a polo neck right here

Nov 25th 2014, 10:05 AM 10,216 Views 42 Comments

High fashion.

# blast-from-the-past - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Here's what Seán Gallagher and Micheál Martin looked like when they had a bit more hair...
# Youthful
# Youthful

Here's what Seán Gallagher and Micheál Martin looked like when they had a bit more hair...

Aug 10th 2014, 5:15 PM 22,617 Views 19 Comments

Ógra Fianna Fáil was a hip and happening organisation in 1984.

# blast-from-the-past - Friday 4 April, 2014

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago
# Blast From The Past
From The Daily Edge
# Blast From The Past

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago

Apr 4th 2014, 10:46 AM 4,618 Views 1 Comment

His former students predicted their futures…and some were right.

# blast-from-the-past - Friday 31 May, 2013

Don't remember Paul Tierney? His ballad is about to get stuck in your head
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Don't remember Paul Tierney? His ballad is about to get stuck in your head

May 31st 2013, 6:01 PM 4,467 Views 3 Comments

The former Ireland U21 defender never made the grade at Old Trafford, but his story is now the subject of an lo-fi indie hit.

# blast-from-the-past - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

World's first ever web page to be brought back to life
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

World's first ever web page to be brought back to life

May 1st 2013, 6:45 AM 18,945 Views 23 Comments

CERN is recreating the website that launched the world wide web to mark the 20th anniversary of the Tim Berners-Lee invention.

# blast-from-the-past - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Archive Postcard of the Day
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

Archive Postcard of the Day

Jan 23rd 2013, 12:13 PM 10,514 Views 23 Comments

When College Green was actually green.

# blast-from-the-past - Sunday 29 July, 2012

That’s not a computer – THIS is a computer
# Blast From The Past
From The Daily Edge
# Blast From The Past

That’s not a computer – THIS is a computer

Jul 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 8,812 Views 16 Comments

If you think your fingers are sore from playing too much Song Pop on your smartphone, you probably haven’t ever had the pleasure of taking the IBM 5100 with you for a day’s portable computing.

# blast-from-the-past - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Sally Jessy Raphael to Russell Westbrook: Those red glasses attract creeps and thieves
# Beacon
From The42
# Beacon

Sally Jessy Raphael to Russell Westbrook: Those red glasses attract creeps and thieves

Jun 14th 2012, 2:39 PM 637 Views 1 Comment

The Thunder’s point guard has been warned.