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# easter - Friday 3 April, 2015

Which Easter Egg Should You Get?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Which Easter Egg Should You Get?

Apr 3rd 2015, 6:00 PM 12,367 Views 5 Comments

Only one can be your true chocolate calling.

A Cavan comedy group has rolled Easter, Jesus and gay marriage into one sketch
# Judas Hearts Jesus
From The Daily Edge
# Judas Hearts Jesus

A Cavan comedy group has rolled Easter, Jesus and gay marriage into one sketch

Apr 3rd 2015, 2:30 PM 4,259 Views 5 Comments

“Make sure you get that in the book, yeah?”

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Apr 3rd 2015, 12:56 PM 8,919 Views 5 Comments

All of the news, none of the waiting.

Irish people are going to eat 17.5 million Easter eggs (that's €36.6 million worth)
# Gluttons
# Gluttons

Irish people are going to eat 17.5 million Easter eggs (that's €36.6 million worth)

Apr 3rd 2015, 10:30 AM 9,819 Views 14 Comments

That’s 17.5 MILLION Easter eggs this year between the lot of us, according to Repak.

11 ways Easter has completely lost the run of itself
# Easter Notions
From The Daily Edge
# Easter Notions

11 ways Easter has completely lost the run of itself

Apr 3rd 2015, 9:30 AM 10,176 Views 2 Comments

Happy Second Christmas!

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today
# Good Dryday
# Good Dryday

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today

Apr 3rd 2015, 6:45 AM 24,595 Views 36 Comments

While these countries take measures on Good Friday – they’re not quite as restrictive as here.

# easter - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Why do we still have this absurd Good Friday alcohol ban for everyone, regardless of religion?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Why do we still have this absurd Good Friday alcohol ban for everyone, regardless of religion?

Apr 2nd 2015, 8:00 PM 2,089 Views 179 Comments

It’s highly ironic that a supposedly modern, inclusive European democracy still prohibits the sale of alcohol on any day of the year.

No drink? No problem - here are some Good Friday events for all
# Good Friday
# Good Friday

No drink? No problem - here are some Good Friday events for all

Apr 2nd 2015, 6:00 PM 23,094 Views 32 Comments

Let the fun begin.

9 telltale signs it's Holy Thursday in Ireland
# Holy Thursday
From The Daily Edge
# Holy Thursday

9 telltale signs it's Holy Thursday in Ireland

Apr 2nd 2015, 1:06 PM 13,940 Views 21 Comments

Happy Off Licence Day!

11 things Jesus probably never said, according to Twitter
# Thingsjesusneversaid
From The Daily Edge
# Thingsjesusneversaid

11 things Jesus probably never said, according to Twitter

Apr 2nd 2015, 11:50 AM 7,452 Views 3 Comments

How could we get it so wrong…?

# easter - Monday 2 February, 2015

Fitzgerald is looking at possibility of allowing Good Friday alcohol sales
# Holy Spirits
# Holy Spirits

Fitzgerald is looking at possibility of allowing Good Friday alcohol sales

Feb 2nd 2015, 8:32 PM 19,629 Views 104 Comments

The minister met with representative groups last week but said public opinion on this issue is “deeply divided”.

# easter - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Tesco is already selling Easter eggs
# You're Yolking Me
From The Daily Edge
# You're Yolking Me

Tesco is already selling Easter eggs

Jan 3rd 2015, 12:00 PM 5,599 Views 12 Comments

We refuse to accept this.

# easter - Friday 2 May, 2014

New car sales up 28 per cent as market continues to speed ahead
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

New car sales up 28 per cent as market continues to speed ahead

May 2nd 2014, 12:42 PM 7,232 Views 30 Comments

Almost 58,000 new cars have been sold so far this year.

# easter - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Woman sees the face of Jesus in her pancake on Good Friday
# Easter Feast
From The Daily Edge
# Easter Feast

Woman sees the face of Jesus in her pancake on Good Friday

Apr 24th 2014, 10:02 AM 2,232 Views 7 Comments

It was a GREAT Friday (sigh) for this Los Angeles café owner.

# easter - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

How did you spend Easter morning? This man towed a stranded dolphin back to the depths off Achill
# The Resurrection
# The Resurrection

How did you spend Easter morning? This man towed a stranded dolphin back to the depths off Achill

Apr 22nd 2014, 6:34 PM 29,342 Views 16 Comments

While most of the country was enjoying a lie-in, the Achill Coast Guard team led a local rescue mission for a stranded dolphin…

# easter - Monday 21 April, 2014

Easter Bunny begins having sex on local news show
# Very Happy Easter
From The Daily Edge
# Very Happy Easter

Easter Bunny begins having sex on local news show

Apr 21st 2014, 3:29 PM 4,112 Views 0 Comments

YOLO.

Over 150,000 people attended the Pope's Easter mass
# Urbi Et Orbi
# Urbi Et Orbi

Over 150,000 people attended the Pope's Easter mass

Apr 21st 2014, 9:35 AM 5,695 Views 28 Comments

He called on the international community to “prevent violence” in Ukraine.

8 symptoms you’re suffering from a chocolate hangover
# Sore Tummy
From The Daily Edge
# Sore Tummy

8 symptoms you’re suffering from a chocolate hangover

Apr 21st 2014, 9:30 AM 32,424 Views 17 Comments

You’ve overdone it. Again.

# easter - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Apr 20th 2014, 9:35 PM 23,957 Views 12 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about Easter commemorations, the death of Rubin Carter and a lack of Oxegen for Irish festival-goers.

41 People Who Have Already Made Themselves Sick With Easter Chocolate
# Barf
From The Daily Edge
# Barf

41 People Who Have Already Made Themselves Sick With Easter Chocolate

Apr 20th 2014, 3:09 PM 4,549 Views 1 Comment

Celebrating Easter in its true spirit.

12 people who have failed spectacularly at Easter
# Spring Failure
From The Daily Edge
# Spring Failure

12 people who have failed spectacularly at Easter

Apr 20th 2014, 1:00 PM 42,351 Views 32 Comments

It’s one day, don’t mess it up.

Video column: The story of No.16 Moore Street and the rebels of the 1916 Rising
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Video column: The story of No.16 Moore Street and the rebels of the 1916 Rising

Apr 20th 2014, 12:00 PM 276 Views 61 Comments

As part of a series of interviews with Dubliners, journalist Eoin Lynch and photographer Deirdre Brennan speak to the great grandson James Connolly about No.16 Moore Street and the 1916 Rising.

It's OK, Brian O'Driscoll is having chocolate for breakfast too
# Easter Boddy
From The Daily Edge
# Easter Boddy

It's OK, Brian O'Driscoll is having chocolate for breakfast too

Apr 20th 2014, 10:33 AM 13,506 Views 10 Comments

Which means it’s fine.

Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations?

Apr 20th 2014, 9:45 AM 20,671 Views 166 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II hinted at the possibility in a speech during the recent State visit to the UK by President Michael D Higgins.

Buns, bonnets and chocolate - what have they got to do with Easter?
# Tasty Traditions
# Tasty Traditions

Buns, bonnets and chocolate - what have they got to do with Easter?

Apr 20th 2014, 9:15 AM 8,881 Views 16 Comments

Even chimps love hot cross buns.

# easter - Saturday 19 April, 2014

8 ways you can include Creme Eggs in your dinner
# Cracked
From The Daily Edge
# Cracked

8 ways you can include Creme Eggs in your dinner

Apr 19th 2014, 6:00 PM 30,944 Views 11 Comments

We feel a chocolate induced coma coming on.

The charities regulator was meant to be set up by Easter...
# Appointments
# Appointments

The charities regulator was meant to be set up by Easter...

Apr 19th 2014, 1:41 PM 5,257 Views 26 Comments

Minister Shatter had a set a deadline of this weekend, but instead will look to appoint the board “in the near future”.

Here's why you definitely shouldn't let your dogs eat chocolate this Easter
# Chocs Away
# Chocs Away

Here's why you definitely shouldn't let your dogs eat chocolate this Easter

Apr 19th 2014, 10:45 AM 14,189 Views 14 Comments

Down boy! That bar of Lindt is mine.

8 totally reasonable ways to have chocolate for breakfast
# Easter Feaster
From The Daily Edge
# Easter Feaster

8 totally reasonable ways to have chocolate for breakfast

Apr 19th 2014, 9:30 AM 18,722 Views 7 Comments

It’s completely OK. Don’t let the haters tell you otherwise.

The fascinating Easter traditions you'll want to take part in
# Egg Roll
# Egg Roll

The fascinating Easter traditions you'll want to take part in

Apr 19th 2014, 9:15 AM 10,519 Views 27 Comments

Morris dancing, Easter bonnets and egg rolls.

# easter - Friday 18 April, 2014

No, it's not an Easter apparition. This face of Jesus in a field in Drogheda is art
# Not The Messiah
# Not The Messiah

No, it's not an Easter apparition. This face of Jesus in a field in Drogheda is art

Apr 18th 2014, 6:58 PM 15,686 Views 29 Comments

The portrait covers two acres and was created using fertiliser to help bring out the image from the surrounding grass.

Good Friday BYOB event axed by Dublin restaurant over legal fears
# Good Friday
From The Daily Edge
# Good Friday

Good Friday BYOB event axed by Dublin restaurant over legal fears

Apr 18th 2014, 11:53 AM 33,583 Views 51 Comments

Pitt Bros BBQ’s provocative window display has gone viral internationally.

7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday
# Grand Friday
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Friday

7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday

Apr 18th 2014, 11:00 AM 5,999 Views 2 Comments

You’ve got to start thinking outside the box for these holidays.

It'll be a sunny Easter, with temps of up to 16 degrees
# Eggshellent News
# Eggshellent News

It'll be a sunny Easter, with temps of up to 16 degrees

Apr 18th 2014, 10:03 AM 11,458 Views 18 Comments

Keep the sandals close by, just in case.

Poll: Will you take an alcoholic drink today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you take an alcoholic drink today?

Apr 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 21,949 Views 194 Comments

Let us know your plans for the day.

Fancy finding your inner pilgrim this weekend?
# Walk This Way
# Walk This Way

Fancy finding your inner pilgrim this weekend?

Apr 18th 2014, 8:30 AM 9,911 Views 24 Comments

Thousands of walkers, both religious and non-religious, are expected to take part in the first-ever National Pilgrim Paths Day tomorrow.

Column: Don't waste your Easter weekend nursing a hangover – follow these easy tips
# Drinking
# Drinking

Column: Don't waste your Easter weekend nursing a hangover – follow these easy tips

Apr 18th 2014, 8:00 AM 82 Views 33 Comments

If you ever get ‘The Fear’ then read on.

# easter - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Apr 17th 2014, 10:58 PM 14,225 Views 7 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Anglo bosses found guilty, Bertie Ahern, and Ukraine…

11 unmistakeable signs it's Holy Thursday
# The Last Supper
From The Daily Edge
# The Last Supper

11 unmistakeable signs it's Holy Thursday

Apr 17th 2014, 9:30 PM 37,021 Views 50 Comments

Happy Off-Licence Thursday.

Well, isn't it well for some?
# Holidail
From The Daily Edge
# Holidail

Well, isn't it well for some?

Apr 17th 2014, 7:30 PM 11,547 Views 40 Comments

That’s a grand break.