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Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Craic

All time
The Irish For: Let's settle the 'crack' versus 'craic' debate by looking at the evidence
The word appears to originate before 1900 in parts of Ireland where spoken Irish was high and literacy was low, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.
# get yer mcmuffin
The free McDonald’s breakfast that caused traffic chaos in Tallaght last year is back on Friday
# Tired and emotional
19 actual things that have made me emotional while hungover
*wipes tear from eye*
# the dredge
Eh, Vogue Williams signed more endorsement deals than the Hadids and Kendall Jenner last year... it's The Dredge
Your daily dose of celebrity filth.
# Where are they now
Where are they now? Here's what 9 of your favourite 90s pop stars are up to these days
Let’s check in, shall we?
# son of god
11 things that happen at every Irish christening
To the pub!
# timetable life
11 facts of life for Irish people who can't drive
“When are you taking the test?”
# daylight robbery
Someone is selling a ticket for U2's Croke Park gig for €3,920 on Stubhub
# warm and cosy
13 things you'll know if you just bloody love being cosy
# irish not british
A message from Ireland to the rest of the world: Ruth Negga is *not* British
No matter how many times you say it.
# out of my way peasant
10 celebrity Wikipedias that will make you feel like a total peasant
Us mere mortals can’t compete.
# Inauguration
16 of the acts playing at Trump's inauguration, explained
Who are these people? You’re about to find out.
# Inauguration
17 brilliantly Irish responses to the prospect of President Trump
“And now to ride Mrs O’Reilly”
# never growing up
11 things that make you happy if you're a big kid in an adult's body
# emmmm
8 little things you'll probably never be sure about
# the dredge
Lily Allen brilliantly responded to a lad asking to 'sniff her privates'... it's The Dredge
All the best of the day’s celebrity filth.
# hit the diff
14 tweets that sum up Irish farming
From the Ploughing to the silage.
10 photos of Irish celebrities improved by Father Ted quotes
Ah it’s yourself.
# all's changed changed utterly
Barack Obama and Joe Biden haven't stopped quoting WB Yeats since 2008
They <3 him.
# Friday the 13th
10 superstitions Irish people can't get enough of
~verry superstitious~
# dark side
18 things you'll only enjoy if you're secretly a bit evil
# nollaig na mban
8 lovely little ways to celebrate women in honour of Nollaig na mBan
Okay ladies, now let’s get in formation.
# Back to Work
10 people who had a bad case of The Fear this morning
No more afternoon naps.
# Road Trip
13 rather excellent reasons to visit Ireland in 2017
Not to pat ourselves on the back, but….
# love's young dream
21 times Barry Egan referred to Irish celebrity couples as 'love's young dream'
An old favourite of Barry’s.
# New Year's Resolution
21 New Year's Resolutions for 2017
“Convince Anne Doyle to join Instagram.”
# here come the gals
9 questions Irish women need answers to immediately
Like now.
# at the zoo
14 times Dublin Zoo was the best place in 2016
What a year.
# Podcasts
16 deadly podcasts that will get you through your morning commute next year
Stuck in a podcast rut? Let us help you.
# unnecessary journeys
15 tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Barbara
# storm babs
Everybody is making the same observation about Storm Barbara's name
It’s not menacing enough!
# wrap battle
9 Christmas wrapping fails that will make you feel better about your own wrapping skills
Note to self: buy enough wrapping paper this Christmas.
# irish christmas traditions
15 Irish Christmas traditions that the rest of the world is missing out on
It’s tradition!
# world of celebs
Niall Horan shared a piece of classic Irish mammy medical advice on Twitter... it's The Dredge
All the best of the day’s celebrity filth.
# just in the door
15 tweets that sum up your arrival home for Christmas
Hello Quality Street.
# tin whistle
10 memories all Irish people have of learning (and giving up) the tin whistle
Give us a tune there.
# world of celebs
Paris Hilton has teamed up with Lidl on a hairstyling range (!)... it's The Dredge
All the best of the day’s celebrity dirt.
# sure it's christmas
13 things that can be justified by saying, 'Sure it's Christmas'
Merry Christmas everyone.
# don't have a cow man
Irish people are loving this American blogger's post marveling at the 'happy cows of Ireland'
“IRELAND! ME! COWS! I could not contain myself.”
# big christmas shop
The 12 panics of the Big Christmas Shop