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# culture - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

The Wisdom of Wisdom: Norman dies at 95
# R.I.P.
From The Daily Edge
# R.I.P.

The Wisdom of Wisdom: Norman dies at 95

Oct 5th 2010, 6:01 PM 246 Views 0 Comments

Tributes are paid to the famed singer, comedian and actor – who, apparently, was big in Albania.

# culture - Saturday 25 September, 2010

In pictures: The Lehman Bros art auction
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

In pictures: The Lehman Bros art auction

Sep 25th 2010, 4:54 PM 258 Views 0 Comments

Art which once adorned the walls of Lehmans’ London offices goes on sale at Christie’s this Wednesday.

# culture - Tuesday 21 September, 2010

An urban dweller’s guide to the National Ploughing Championships
# Ploughing
From The Daily Edge
# Ploughing

An urban dweller’s guide to the National Ploughing Championships

Sep 21st 2010, 9:12 AM 560 Views 0 Comments

What you should know on day one of the three-day event.

# culture - Wednesday 15 September, 2010

Urban farmers blamed for salmonella outbreak
# Salmonella
# Salmonella

Urban farmers blamed for salmonella outbreak

Sep 15th 2010, 2:42 PM 347 Views 0 Comments

Keeping ducks in the shed seemed like a good idea at the time…

# culture - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

Putin pics: cultivating the hard-man image
# Putin
# Putin

Putin pics: cultivating the hard-man image

Sep 14th 2010, 4:00 PM 1,611 Views 1 Comment

Top photos of Russia’s prime minister Vladimir Putin in action.

# culture - Monday 13 September, 2010

'Meat couture' Gaga claims eight at 2010 VMAs
# MTV VMAs
From The Daily Edge
# MTV VMAs

'Meat couture' Gaga claims eight at 2010 VMAs

Sep 13th 2010, 2:47 PM 1,593 Views 0 Comments

The singer claims eight awards at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards – which proceeds without interruption from Kanye West.

# culture - Sunday 12 September, 2010

Japanese art v Versailles
# Art
# Art

Japanese art v Versailles

Sep 12th 2010, 4:00 PM 371 Views 0 Comments

The Japanese return to Versailles, 65 years on – this time on slightly friendlier terms.

# culture - Saturday 11 September, 2010

Dowling is named Ultimate Big Brother housemate
# Big Brother
From The Daily Edge
# Big Brother

Dowling is named Ultimate Big Brother housemate

Sep 11th 2010, 12:49 PM 333 Views 0 Comments

The Irishman wins the ‘best of’ series as the lights go out on the Big Brother house for good after eleven summers.

# culture - Wednesday 8 September, 2010

Bertie’s sly dig at ‘enormous detail’ of Blair’s memoirs
# Tony Blair
# Tony Blair

Bertie’s sly dig at ‘enormous detail’ of Blair’s memoirs

Sep 8th 2010, 10:11 AM 726 Views 0 Comments

It may a bestseller, but Bertie takes a subtle poke at the memoirs of his friend and the former British prime minister.

# culture - Tuesday 7 September, 2010

Blair comes out on top in Irish book sales
# Tony Blair
# Tony Blair

Blair comes out on top in Irish book sales

Sep 7th 2010, 6:24 PM 768 Views 0 Comments

But guess which publication was beaten into number two?

Irish novelist among six Man Booker Prize nominees
# Man Booker Prize
# Man Booker Prize

Irish novelist among six Man Booker Prize nominees

Sep 7th 2010, 12:33 PM 305 Views 0 Comments

Emma Donoghue’s ‘Room’ is one of the six shortlisted entries for one of the world’s leading literary prizes.

YouTube ‘Life in a Day’ gallery unveiled
# YouTube
# YouTube

YouTube ‘Life in a Day’ gallery unveiled

Sep 7th 2010, 8:45 AM 215 Views 0 Comments

Ambitious project received 80,000 submissions – but will it simply be a collection of mundane videos?

# culture - Monday 6 September, 2010

Electric Picnic 2010: The best moments in photos
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Electric Picnic 2010: The best moments in photos

Sep 6th 2010, 7:00 PM 915 Views 0 Comments

Relive the weekend’s revelry with TheJournal.ie’s slideshow.

Traffic problems leaving EP
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

Traffic problems leaving EP

Sep 6th 2010, 1:19 PM 124 Views 0 Comments

# culture - Sunday 5 September, 2010

Back to Dublin? U2′s 360° could come full circle
# Aviva Stadium
From The Daily Edge
# Aviva Stadium

Back to Dublin? U2′s 360° could come full circle

Sep 5th 2010, 2:12 PM 1,003 Views 0 Comments

“Advanced discussions” are being held about having U2′s world tour return to Dublin in two months.

Is this the worst X Factor audition ever?
# The X Factor
From The Daily Edge
# The X Factor

Is this the worst X Factor audition ever?

Sep 5th 2010, 12:31 PM 172 Views 0 Comments

# culture - Saturday 4 September, 2010

Kanye totally goes off on one on Twitter
# What The...
From The Daily Edge
# What The...

Kanye totally goes off on one on Twitter

Sep 4th 2010, 3:37 PM 424 Views 0 Comments

West apologises to Taylor Swift again for that awards interruption – and compares himself to Anchorman’s Ron Burgundy.

Is Tony Blair heading for a debate at the Picnic?
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

Is Tony Blair heading for a debate at the Picnic?

Sep 4th 2010, 3:00 PM 164 Views 0 Comments

McWilliams tells Electric Picnic: Ireland needs to organise a default
# Irish Economy
# Irish Economy

McWilliams tells Electric Picnic: Ireland needs to organise a default

Sep 4th 2010, 2:45 PM 251 Views 0 Comments

Arizona governor has total meltdown on TV debate (video)
# Meltdown
From The Daily Edge
# Meltdown

Arizona governor has total meltdown on TV debate (video)

Sep 4th 2010, 12:03 PM 208 Views 0 Comments

Ten seconds of uninterrupted TV silence that Jan Brewer will want to forget.

So much for the sunshine… it’s raining at the picnic
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

So much for the sunshine… it’s raining at the picnic

Sep 4th 2010, 10:40 AM 69 Views 0 Comments

Spot the former Prime Minister backstage at the Late Late
# Tony Blair
From The Daily Edge
# Tony Blair

Spot the former Prime Minister backstage at the Late Late

Sep 4th 2010, 8:59 AM 234 Views 0 Comments

Hint: it’s not the one on the left. Or the right.

# culture - Friday 3 September, 2010

Mark Noble confirmed as Jim-Jim partner on FM104
# FM104
From The Daily Edge
# FM104

Mark Noble confirmed as Jim-Jim partner on FM104

Sep 3rd 2010, 6:19 PM 709 Views 0 Comments

Is Facebook going to help you stalk your friends?
# Facebook
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook

Is Facebook going to help you stalk your friends?

Sep 3rd 2010, 5:57 PM 296 Views 0 Comments

No – we mean, even more than it already does. They’re testing a somewhat creepy new ‘Subscribe’ button.

Facebook ‘blocked Apple’ from syncing new iTunes social network
# Ping
# Ping

Facebook ‘blocked Apple’ from syncing new iTunes social network

Sep 3rd 2010, 5:33 PM 203 Views 0 Comments

Facebook denied Apple access to its usually-open API, saying it would hog too much bandwidth.

Connacht name starting XV to play Dragons
# Magners League
From The42
# Magners League

Connacht name starting XV to play Dragons

Sep 3rd 2010, 2:01 PM 339 Views 0 Comments

Westerners are paddy-last when it comes to naming squads.

Office babies: Is pregnancy contagious?
# Motherhood
From The Daily Edge
# Motherhood

Office babies: Is pregnancy contagious?

Sep 3rd 2010, 1:32 PM 859 Views 0 Comments

A new study shows how pregnancy “spreads” quickly through offices.

Iberian World Cup bid to receive Fifa boost
# World Cup Bidding
From The42
# World Cup Bidding

Iberian World Cup bid to receive Fifa boost

Sep 3rd 2010, 1:10 PM 370 Views 0 Comments

Bid has “many possibilities of being chosen” apparently.

Good news, boys: Cheryl’s now officially single again From The Daily Edge

Good news, boys: Cheryl’s now officially single again

Sep 3rd 2010, 12:05 PM 288 Views 0 Comments

Burger King is officially worth 1,086,666,666 Whoppers
# Whopper Of A Deal
# Whopper Of A Deal

Burger King is officially worth 1,086,666,666 Whoppers

Sep 3rd 2010, 11:10 AM 394 Views 0 Comments

The burger chain is taken over for $3.26bn. What’s that worth in Irish Whopper Meals?

# culture - Thursday 2 September, 2010

Shocking video of Kate Moss at LA airport
# Kate Moss
From The Daily Edge
# Kate Moss

Shocking video of Kate Moss at LA airport

Sep 2nd 2010, 8:50 PM 716 Views 3 Comments

Footage shows the efforts it took the supermodel to get through a crowd of photographers with her young daughter.

Transformers 3 extra seriously injured
# Transformers
From The Daily Edge
# Transformers

Transformers 3 extra seriously injured

Sep 2nd 2010, 6:56 PM 191 Views 0 Comments

Female driver struck down during car action sequence.

Illness rules Fallon out again
# Man Flu
From The42
# Man Flu

Illness rules Fallon out again

Sep 2nd 2010, 3:11 PM 236 Views 0 Comments

Second duvet day in a row for Co. Clare jockey.

Italian teen sets early pace at European Masters
# European Masters
From The42
# European Masters

Italian teen sets early pace at European Masters

Sep 2nd 2010, 2:46 PM 164 Views 0 Comments

Teen prodigy shows fogeys how it’s done.

FAI Finance Director steps down
# FAI
From The42
# FAI

FAI Finance Director steps down

Sep 2nd 2010, 2:11 PM 635 Views 0 Comments

Finance Director Mark O’Leary resigns after five year stint.

Scientists say Carlos’ famous free-kick was no fluke
# Free-Kick
From The42
# Free-Kick

Scientists say Carlos’ famous free-kick was no fluke

Sep 2nd 2010, 9:30 AM 520 Views 0 Comments

The Brazillian player’s lightning bolt of a free doesn’t defy physics, as was once thought.

# culture - Wednesday 1 September, 2010

New Apple TV and music social network announced
# Apple
# Apple

New Apple TV and music social network announced

Sep 1st 2010, 8:23 PM 332 Views 0 Comments

Big changes coming to an i-device near you.

Stig’s identity revealed!
# Top Gear
From The Daily Edge
# Top Gear

Stig’s identity revealed!

Sep 1st 2010, 7:07 PM 581 Views 0 Comments

BBC’s attempts to block revelation fail.

Miami Dolphins search for $50k earring
# Strange But True
From The42
# Strange But True

Miami Dolphins search for $50k earring

Sep 1st 2010, 4:46 PM 340 Views 0 Comments

Maybe take the earrings off before training next time, Kendall.

Leinster announce squad for Glasgow match
# Magners League
From The42
# Magners League

Leinster announce squad for Glasgow match

Sep 1st 2010, 4:23 PM 482 Views 0 Comments

New signing also announced as Leinster look to address front row problems.