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Sunday 1 October 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Break Time

All time
Rory McIlroy taking couple of weeks off in bid to eliminate ‘dumb mistakes’
The world number one finished joint 11th after a final-round 67 at the Travelers Championship.
The Dáil won't sit again for another 68 days
The Ceann Comhairle said: “May you all have a joyful, happy and relaxing period of a holiday.”
Cop tries to break up fighting teenagers, gets involved in a dance off
The teenager in the video says it’s the first positive experience she’s had with police.
Take a break and watch three sumo wrestlers running the 100 metres*
*It’s more like 40 metres really. They are surprisingly quick though.
Take a break and look at this absolutely insane ad for a lawyer
Talons of justice!
This video shows what it's like to raise a transgender child
It’s very touching.
Take a break and watch this man annoy his girlfriend with puns during labour
Somehow, she doesn’t strangle him.
Take a break and look at the ad for this $10 million home
Five bedrooms, eight bathrooms and its own elevator.
Watch this 95-year-old man smash a 200m sprint record
We dare you not to cry.
You have to take 4 minutes to watch this magical footage of the Wild Atlantic Way
We want to be there. Now.
Take a break and meet a real-life Spiderman
The man is dressing up to feed the homeless in Birmingham.
Take a break and let people who have never seen House of Cards tell you what it's about
Power, corruption and ribs.
Take a break and see what all this Ed Sheeran fuss is about
Some Ed with that sandwich?
Watch the brilliant 'Glory' performance that RTÉ is sorry it cut from the Oscars
It made grown men cry.
Take a break and watch Mr Tayto's return to the small screen
Could this be the new ‘There’s always one?’
This 5-year-old boy had an incredibly lucky escape
This lovely video introduces us to great Dubliners and their stories
Are you fond of the capital?
Brrr! America braces itself for 'truly frigid' weather
Cold. Very, very cold.
Take a break and watch famous people celebrate SNL
The sketch show celebrated 40 years on air.
Take a break and let read you 50 Shades of Grey
“Filth. Pure filth.”
Take a break and see what schoolkids around the world eat for lunch
Some will make your ham sandwich look awful.
Take a break and watch as sunrise meets the Northern Lights
Lovely. Just lovely.
Take a break and discover what really happens when someone ships you glitter
“It’s a bit anticlimactic”.
Take a break: Watch Hozier and Annie Lennox rock the Grammys with incredible mash up
If you haven’t seen it yet – this will be the best six minutes of your lunch break.