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# boom - Monday 22 October, 2012

VIDEO: Ugly scenes as exploding flare is thrown at injured player in Cyprus
# Flare
From The42
# Flare

VIDEO: Ugly scenes as exploding flare is thrown at injured player in Cyprus

Oct 22nd 2012, 5:26 PM 1,445 Views 1 Comment

The club is using video footage to try and track down the fan that threw the object. Watch…

# boom - Sunday 30 September, 2012

At last: Long-awaited register of property prices in Ireland is here
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

At last: Long-awaited register of property prices in Ireland is here

Sep 30th 2012, 3:08 PM 69,341 Views 77 Comments

Propertypriceregister.ie, which provides detailed information on residential property prices in Ireland, was launched this afternoon.

# boom - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Jones successfully defends title at UFC 152 From The42

Jones successfully defends title at UFC 152

Sep 23rd 2012, 12:27 PM 721 Views 0 Comments

Demetrious Johnson also crowned the UFC’s first flyweight champion on an action packed night.

# boom - Thursday 20 September, 2012

VIDEO: Someone in Iran threw a grenade on a football pitch JUST before it blew up
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

VIDEO: Someone in Iran threw a grenade on a football pitch JUST before it blew up

Sep 20th 2012, 5:47 PM 3,038 Views 4 Comments

One player bent down to pick up the grenade and throw it off the field and it went off just seconds after he let go.

# boom - Sunday 16 September, 2012

VIDEO: Dean Greyling given two-week ban for flying forearm
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

VIDEO: Dean Greyling given two-week ban for flying forearm

Sep 16th 2012, 3:07 PM 1,124 Views 2 Comments

The Springbok prop leapt over a ruck to smash the jaw of Richie McCaw.

# boom - Saturday 11 August, 2012

London 2012: Is this the quote of the Games?
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

London 2012: Is this the quote of the Games?

Aug 11th 2012, 11:32 AM 2,095 Views 0 Comments

We just love the honesty of USA’s 17-year-old boxing champion.

# boom - Monday 6 August, 2012

Boomtime: 9 Celtic Tiger ads you won't see these days...
# Celtic Tiger RIP
# Celtic Tiger RIP

Boomtime: 9 Celtic Tiger ads you won't see these days...

Aug 6th 2012, 7:00 PM 41,446 Views 44 Comments

100 per cent mortgages, chandeliers for the utility room: the bubble-era ads that enticed us to buy, buy, buy (on the never-never).

# boom - Saturday 28 July, 2012

PHOTOS: Ireland’s unemployed construction workers
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

PHOTOS: Ireland’s unemployed construction workers

Jul 28th 2012, 9:15 AM 14,938 Views 80 Comments

Photographer Stephen Doyle set out to capture the young men who worked during the boom, and are now struggling.

# boom - Thursday 31 May, 2012

VIDEO: Pitch invader gets laid out by Maryland's finest
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

VIDEO: Pitch invader gets laid out by Maryland's finest

May 31st 2012, 5:20 PM 837 Views 1 Comment

Remember your mother told you not to take off your trousers and run onto the pitch? This is why.

# boom - Sunday 27 May, 2012

The best video of a cocktail-shaking barman you'll see today
# Shaken Not Stirred
From The Daily Edge
# Shaken Not Stirred

The best video of a cocktail-shaking barman you'll see today

May 27th 2012, 2:56 PM 4,057 Views 7 Comments

Ladies and gentlemen, we present Alexander Shtifanov…

# boom - Sunday 22 April, 2012

The Redzone: How the NFL Draft works
# First Pick!
From The42
# First Pick!

The Redzone: How the NFL Draft works

Apr 22nd 2012, 10:00 AM 998 Views 2 Comments

Steven O’Rourke guides us through the ins and outs of an American tradition.

# boom - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

NHL: Blackhawks have their wings clipped by Coyotes
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

NHL: Blackhawks have their wings clipped by Coyotes

Apr 18th 2012, 3:15 PM 124 Views 0 Comments

Close encounters are the order of the day as round one of the playoffs draw to a close.

# boom - Monday 16 April, 2012

Ennis: "Some of the most senseless zoning excesses of Celtic Tiger"
# Bad Planning
# Bad Planning

Ennis: "Some of the most senseless zoning excesses of Celtic Tiger"

Apr 16th 2012, 3:00 PM 9,256 Views 13 Comments

Co Clare farmer sold 48 acres for €18.8m – but it was located on a flood plain. But Ennis wasn’t the only place where there were attempts to build on floodplains…

# boom - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Uncaged: Meet your local MMA fighter...
# MMA
From The42
# MMA

Uncaged: Meet your local MMA fighter...

Apr 7th 2012, 9:00 AM 895 Views 2 Comments

One of MMA’s brightest prospects lives just around the corner.

# boom - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Real sale prices of houses to be published - Shatter
# Property Prices
# Property Prices

Real sale prices of houses to be published - Shatter

Apr 4th 2012, 6:56 PM 7,279 Views 40 Comments

The Minister for Justice has announced a new property regulatory body which will provide more transparency to the property market.

# boom - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Un-caged: Sweeping through the divisions
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

Un-caged: Sweeping through the divisions

Mar 24th 2012, 9:01 AM 241 Views 0 Comments

The UFC’s smaller men prove they’re just as heavy hitting as the big boys.

# boom - Friday 23 March, 2012

Gary Wilson said: Irish wicketkeeper upbeat ahead of qualification showdown
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Gary Wilson said: Irish wicketkeeper upbeat ahead of qualification showdown

Mar 23rd 2012, 10:00 PM 303 Views 2 Comments

Ireland star speaks to TheScore.ie ahead of crucial Namibia clash tomorrow morning.

# boom - Monday 5 March, 2012

New Orleans Saints paid players bonuses to knock out opponents
# Hard Cash
From The42
# Hard Cash

New Orleans Saints paid players bonuses to knock out opponents

Mar 5th 2012, 11:37 AM 478 Views 1 Comment

Big-money bounty programme has been discovered by NFL investigators.

# boom - Sunday 4 March, 2012

So what exactly were Fianna Fáil apologising for?
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

So what exactly were Fianna Fáil apologising for?

Mar 4th 2012, 1:45 PM 4,002 Views 39 Comments

Party leader Micheál Martin has given details – and said he didn’t meet Bertie Ahern at yesterday’s ard fheis.

# boom - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

WATCH: Sonny Bill wins with first round KO
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

WATCH: Sonny Bill wins with first round KO

Feb 8th 2012, 12:19 PM 1,126 Views 0 Comments

After just five pro fights, the New Zealand heavyweight belt belongs to an All Black.

# boom - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

WATCH: Blake Griffin delivers an early dunk-of-the-year candidate
# Hoops
From The42
# Hoops

WATCH: Blake Griffin delivers an early dunk-of-the-year candidate

Jan 31st 2012, 5:59 PM 477 Views 1 Comment

Ooof! You’ve got to feel sorry for the other guy, right?

# boom - Sunday 29 January, 2012

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre
# Unlock NAMA
# Unlock NAMA

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre

Jan 29th 2012, 11:02 AM 5,357 Views 23 Comments

The campaign yesterday took over a building in Dublin’s city centre which they said was owned by NAMA. Here’s the best photographs from what happened.

# boom - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public
# Unlock NAMA
# Unlock NAMA

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public

Jan 28th 2012, 12:33 PM 5,399 Views 42 Comments

The Unlock NAMA group has taken over a building in Dublin’s city centre this morning – and plans to open more of NAMA’s buildings to the public.

# boom - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Heineken Cup: Irish derby tops quarter-final billing
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

Heineken Cup: Irish derby tops quarter-final billing

Jan 22nd 2012, 7:58 PM 6,722 Views 23 Comments

One thing’s for sure: all three Irish sides won’t be progressing to the semi-finals.

# boom - Monday 19 December, 2011

WATCH: Tom Brady got obliterated by a Broncos defender last night
# No Relation
From The42
# No Relation

WATCH: Tom Brady got obliterated by a Broncos defender last night

Dec 19th 2011, 4:01 PM 830 Views 0 Comments

He showed Tim Tebow how he rolls, but Mr Gisele Bundchen picked up a heavy knock on the way.

# boom - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Artist creates incredible display of daytime fireworks
# Fireworks
From The Daily Edge
# Fireworks

Artist creates incredible display of daytime fireworks

Dec 14th 2011, 11:34 AM 466 Views 0 Comments

Onlookers were amazed by a daytime fireworks display created by Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang, who controlled the explosions using a computer.

# boom - Saturday 26 November, 2011

WATCH: A cheerleader get flattened by the Cowboys' Jason Witten From The42

WATCH: A cheerleader get flattened by the Cowboys' Jason Witten

Nov 26th 2011, 6:17 PM 2,268 Views 0 Comments

She never saw it coming.

# boom - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Un-caged: Explosive weekend in store for UFC fans
# UFC
From The42
# UFC

Un-caged: Explosive weekend in store for UFC fans

Nov 19th 2011, 12:20 PM 181 Views 4 Comments

It’s a case of ‘saving the best for last’ as Dan Henderson and former UFC light heavyweight champ Mauricio Rua lock horns. And that’s not all…

# boom - Monday 14 November, 2011

Nama interested in 'all proposals' amid push for vertical park in Anglo HQ
# NAMAPark
# NAMAPark

Nama interested in 'all proposals' amid push for vertical park in Anglo HQ

Nov 14th 2011, 7:37 PM 1,521 Views 16 Comments

The state agency says it is open to suggestions on the now-derelict Anglo building on Dublin’s quays. One architect wants to turn it into a unique public park.

# boom - Monday 7 November, 2011

WATCH: Robbie on target as Galaxy seal spot in MLS Final
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

WATCH: Robbie on target as Galaxy seal spot in MLS Final

Nov 7th 2011, 9:46 AM 622 Views 1 Comment

The Republic of Ireland skipper wrapped up LA Galaxy’s 3-1 win over Real Salt Lake in California last night.

# boom - Friday 21 October, 2011

In photos: Street artist's exhibition examines Celtic Tiger hangover
# The Hangover
From The Daily Edge
# The Hangover

In photos: Street artist's exhibition examines Celtic Tiger hangover

Oct 21st 2011, 9:47 AM 1,275 Views 1 Comment

ADW’s exhibition features stencil work and 3D pieces including Monopoly-like cement blocks and a discarded cement mixer painted in Celtic Tiger stripes.

# boom - Friday 26 August, 2011

Watch: the Yankees make MLB history
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

Watch: the Yankees make MLB history

Aug 26th 2011, 11:54 AM 108 Views 0 Comments

The New York Yankees became the first team to hit three grand slams in a single MLB game last night, as they cruised to a 22-9 victory over the Oakland Athletics.

# boom - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

WATCH: Mayor of Lithuanian capital drives tank over double-parked Mercedes
# Boom!
From The Daily Edge
# Boom!

WATCH: Mayor of Lithuanian capital drives tank over double-parked Mercedes

Aug 2nd 2011, 2:03 PM 63,969 Views 19 Comments

The owners of luxury cars in Vilnius have been parking illegally. So how does the mayor respond? With a tank.

# boom - Friday 29 July, 2011

Patriots swoop for Ochocinco and Haynesworth
# Ship Up To Boston
From The42
# Ship Up To Boston

Patriots swoop for Ochocinco and Haynesworth

Jul 29th 2011, 11:19 AM 91 Views 0 Comments

New England trade late-round picks for two of NFL’s unsettled stars in a sensational move overnight.

# boom - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Santonio Holmes chugged Cristal from the bottle to celebrate his $50million Jets contract
# Bubbly
From The42
# Bubbly

Santonio Holmes chugged Cristal from the bottle to celebrate his $50million Jets contract

Jul 28th 2011, 4:32 PM 363 Views 0 Comments

This is how you celebrate the biggest pay day of your career. That’s what I’ve learned from this story in the New York press this afternoon.

# boom - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Check out this thrilling inside-the-park home-run
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

Check out this thrilling inside-the-park home-run

Jul 27th 2011, 12:15 PM 135 Views 0 Comments

The Phillies’ Chase Utley had the crowd on their feet with this play against the San Francisco Giants.

# boom - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Ireland's population to jump to 6.5 million by 2060
# Boom!
# Boom!

Ireland's population to jump to 6.5 million by 2060

Jun 9th 2011, 2:51 PM 1,467 Views 22 Comments

Ireland is going to see a population boom of 46 per cent in the next 50 years according to the EU’s statistics office, and we’re all going to be living longer too.

# boom - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Check out time-lapse photos of JaVale McGee's amazing block
# REJECTED!
From The42
# REJECTED!

Check out time-lapse photos of JaVale McGee's amazing block

Mar 23rd 2011, 5:52 PM 422 Views 0 Comments

Watch: Video and images of an amazing block in the NBA.

# boom - Saturday 22 January, 2011

Un-caged: action-packed night of UFC action in store for fight fans
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

Un-caged: action-packed night of UFC action in store for fight fans

Jan 22nd 2011, 9:30 AM 240 Views 0 Comments

Brian Kirk gets the UFC news in a head-lock and refuses to let go until he gets every last bit of information he wants.

# boom - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

Seahawks' touchdown left fans quaking: Lynch causes earthquake
# Boom!
From The42
# Boom!

Seahawks' touchdown left fans quaking: Lynch causes earthquake

Jan 11th 2011, 2:16 PM 365 Views 0 Comments

Director of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network claims that small tremors were experienced locally at the same time as Marshawn Lynch’s late winner.