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# Controversial
"New Zealand deserves them": Louis Walsh has his say on fired X Factor judges
The duo, meanwhile, have travelled to LA.
# Controversial
Shaun Edwards thinks an important part of Ireland's game-plan should be banned from rugby
Edwards does not look fondly upon the choke tackle.
# Controversial
Asafa Powell pulls up in warm-up, forced to withdraw from Athlone race
AIT had previously defended its decision to invite Powell after the Jamaican was found guilty of doping in 2013.
# crackling rosie
People are complaining about this pig who's just trying to raise money for children
‘Crackling Rosie’ will be auctioned off in a few weeks to raise money for children who have suffered brain damage.
# Controversial
Finn Russell gets cited for taking out Dan Biggar in the air - but should he have been?
Fans have been hotly debating whether Russell should be punished even further.
# Twitter Reaction
Katie Hopkins appeared on the Late Late Show and all hell broke loose...
Sometimes you think you’ve seen it all…
# Controversial
Urban Outfitters under fire for selling a throw reminiscent of Holocaust prisoner clothing
They’re at it again.
# Fish Farm
Decision on Galway Bay salmon farm expected before the summer
An application for the fish farm was made by the Irish Sea Fisheries Board in 2012.
# Controversial
Seth Rogen says American Sniper reminds him of fictional Nazi propaganda, Twitter explodes
The Canadian actor’s comments have started a debate around the film’s content.
# underfire
Australian batsman denies racially taunting Indian opponent after telling him to 'speak English'
It’s not the first time David Warner has been embroiled in controversy.
# dapper laughs
Dapper Laughs returned to Twitter today, but how did the internet react?
The controversial comedian is back from the dead.
# Controversial
You might be surprised by who Pellegrini thinks is the Premier League's best player
The 61-year-old Chilean manager gave his thoughts in a recent interview with AS.
# Controversial
Suarez named in FIFPro World Reserve XI
The former Liverpool man made the side despite sitting out a large chunk of the year through suspension. He is joined in attack by Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Neymar
# Controversial
There was one highly questionable selection in the FIFPRO team of the year
David Luiz? Really?
# Controversial
Joe Brolly thinks modern Gaelic Football is 'depressing'
The controversial pundit compared players to “indentured slaves” and feels they are “wasting valuable years of their lives”.
# Second chance
Ched Evans in talks to sign for League One club, says PFA chief
Gordon Taylor told BBC Radio 5 Live that the convicted rapist is in discussions to make a return to football.
# Controversial
Here is why Katie Hopkins' comments on Ebola have left the internet fuming
She’s at it again.
# Controversial
'He's served his time and wants to play football' - Hartlepool boss interested in Ched Evans
Ronnie Moore says bringing the convicted rapist to the League Two club is ‘a possibility’.
# Controversial
Messi is magical, Ronaldo isn't - Ronaldinho
But the ex-Brazil star admits the Real Madrid talisman is a “very complete player”.
# Out?
After sacking three managers this year, Leeds owner Massimo Cellino may be forced to quit
The controversial Italian has failed the Football League’s Owners’ and Directors’ Test.
# Controversial
I wasn't racist to Patrice Evra - Luis Suarez
The Uruguay star is closing in on a comeback but has reopened old wounds over an incident which occurred during his time in England.
# Controversial
Councillors surprised and shocked to hear work will begin soon on Poolbeg incinerator
One councillor said it would have been “good manners and good practice” to contact them.
# Controversial
Poolbeg incinerator is set to go ahead
The €500 million incinerator will process over 550,000 tonnes of waste each year.
# local jobs for local people
Galway councillor says jobs on new motorway should go to Irish people first
Michael Fahy says he is not against people from the EU getting jobs in Ireland but that local people should be given priority.
# Controversial
Marouane Fellaini nominates David Moyes for ice bucket challenge
The Belgian midfielder has dared his former boss to step up to the task.
# Controversial
BAI says Mooney Show was wrong to broadcast programme supporting same-sex marriage
The BAI agreed with a listener who complained that the programme was not objective in its discussion about same-sex marriage.
# joan rivers
So, why is everyone losing the head with Joan Rivers over Palestine comments?
The comedian has come under fire for her controversial views.
# Twittersphere
Twitter reacts to Celtic's controversial Champions League re-instatement
The site was in equal parts amused, angered and baffled by UEFA’s decision earlier.
# Controversial
Frank Lampard set to join Manchester City on loan from New York - reports
The 36-year-old midfielder was deemed surplus to requirements at Chelsea.
# on the nore
Protester builds 'raft' to stop building of controversial Kilkenny bridge
The council was told that it has no power to halt the building of the disputed bridge.
# Controversial
Wexford GAA release video highlighting referee's performance following Laois loss
Anthony Nolan’s display has come under scrutiny.
# Controversial
Louis van Gaal suggests FIFA favour Brazil
Bad refereeing decisions have led to claims that the governing body were giving preferential treatment.
# Controversial
Barry Manilow was trending last night for ALL the wrong reasons
He writes the songs (the songs), but we’re not focusing on those.
# Controversial
Trapattoni claims Irish people more passionate about rugby than soccer
The former Ireland manager expressed his views in a column for Gazzetto dello Sport.
# Controversial
Should Man United's Rafael have been sent off for this incident?
Brendan Rodgers’ side beat their rivals at Old Trafford today.
# Controversial
An NBC interviewer made a US Winter Olympian cry after continually questioning him about his dead brother
Unsurprisingly, Christin Cooper has received significant criticism for her interviewing technique.
# Controversial
Gay people don't play sport because it is too manly - Neil Francis
The former Ireland lock and Sunday Independent columnist made his comments on Off The Ball.
# yummy mummies
Katie Hopkins didn't go down too well on the Late Late last night
There was UPROAR.
# einstein couple
Not for kids or nuns: Here's how to market a controversial message
The Einstein Couple designed the posters for the controversial new Lars Von Trier film – and we could all learn a thing or two from them.
# Controversial
Bullied 15-year-old given free nose job by charity which claims to 'empower children'
‘We can’t go after the bully, but we can try and empower the children.’