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Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Facepalm

All time
Serie A chief apologises for controversial anti-racism campaign
Serie A has apologised after an anti-racism campaign it had fronted was focused around artwork involving primates.
It's only dawning on some people that Childish Gambino and Donald Glover are the same person
These people should be approached with caution.
Fans aren't happy with Mrs Brown's Boys' 'new Rory' after he messed up his lines in the New Year special
Not a great start.
Renato Sanches passed straight to an advertising board last night
Swansea Paul Clement’s reaction to the on-loan Bayern Munich midfielder said it all.
Estonian side that lost to Cork City score after 14 seconds... without even touching the ball
Shambolic stuff.
Ian McKellen was holding the greatest placard at the Women's March in London
'That's the worst question I've had' - Rodgers asked about the Loch Ness Monster
The Celtic boss admitted he isn’t well-up on the Scottish mythical creature.
People are sharing their exes' stupidest moments, and it's an absolute gift
Foolishness, everywhere.
10 of the most facepalm moments in Irish history
Oh, Ireland.
US papers taking all kinds of flak for headlining Hillary's nomination with a picture of Bill
One newspaper has gone so far as to admit it got things wrong in prioritising Bill over the first woman to ever receive a presidential nomination from a major US party.
You will have 72 new emojis to play around with soon
Anyone ask for a facepalm emoji?
You can't make it up! Fifa reduces Blatter and Platini bans because of their 'services to football'
The disgraced duo had initially been handed eight-year suspensions.
This man sold his stake in a €220 million company for a bike
He described it as “the biggest mistake I ever made”.
This Irish plumber had the ULTIMATE facepalm moment when fitting his first toilet
Noooooooooooooo, God noooo.
15 moments of mind boggling stupidity that will make you weep for humanity
Stop the world and let us off.
This gameshow model's gas stage gaffe is going viral
The internet, eh? No embarrassing moment goes unnoticed.
Fine Gael got an awful lot of grief for this tweet before the match yesterday
Economy ≠ rugby
This tactless fan asked Ronaldinho for a selfie moments after he crashed his car
Do we need to explain why you shouldn’t do that?
Sky Sports made a very unfortunate slip in their GAA Footballer of the Year report
Oh no.
Man arrested after texting head of local drug unit ... looking for drugs
When texting goes wrong.
Sarah Palin wants immigrants to the US to 'speak American'
The former US vice-presidential candidate said English is a “unifying aspect” of America.
Ex-Fifa VP uses fake 'The Onion' article to defend himself against corruption claims
Does someone want to tell him?
FIFA 16 will include women players for the first time, and some people are less than happy about it
At least this one isn’t Sepp Blatter’s fault…
There is a REALLY unfortunate typo in the Washington Post
Morto for everyone.
The Truth hurts: Paul Pierce called 'series' (seconds before losing Game 5) last night
When taunting goes wrong.
This untaxed van parked in a loading bay is 'not a Fianna Fáil campaign vehicle'
The van was snapped in Carlow town yesterday evening.
AP confused murder suspect Robert Durst with Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst
It could happen to anyone *snigger*
New TV station goes on air for the first time, immediately drops a C-bomb
Congratulations to all involved.
Some racists tried to vandalise a temple but failed spectacularly
So much fail, so little time.
BBC claim Hozier is British, Twitter puts them in their place
This madness has to stop.
Grab a cuppa and watch the best of this year's hilarious news bloopers
Slip of the tongue, a bit too often.
Festival fined for 'distressing' texts pretending to be people's mums
All of the facepalms.
Dud paper called Get Me Off Your F**king Mailing List accepted by academic journal
Some new inspiration for your thesis.
Man accidentally texts his probation officer looking for some weed
Yep, he’s going back to jail.
The Liverpool defending for Real Madrid's third was beyond appalling
It wasn’t Liverpool’s night…
CNN typo accidentally makes ISIS sound very unmenacing
ISIS are advancing on what now?
LAPD are actually warning iPhone users not to microwave their phone
Yes, really.
Ricky Gervais demonstrates exactly how you shouldn't respond to J-Law's leaked nudes
Actor’s since-deleted tweet has landed him in hot water.
VIDEO: This goalkeeper own goal howler helped PSG win last night as Zlatan scored hat-trick
Stéphane Ruffier won’t want to see replays of this goal again.
People on Twitter are confusing David Attenborough with Richard Attenborough
Know your Attenboroughs.