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# fall - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Woman being treated for head injuries after falling from window at Cavan hospital
# Investigation
# Investigation

Woman being treated for head injuries after falling from window at Cavan hospital

Jun 18th 2015, 6:45 PM 16,396 Views 5 Comments

She is in a stable condition.

# fall - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Dave Grohl fell off the stage last night, broke his leg, kept performing
# My Hero
From The Daily Edge
# My Hero

Dave Grohl fell off the stage last night, broke his leg, kept performing

Jun 13th 2015, 9:05 AM 4,730 Views 14 Comments

“I think I just broke my leg. I think I really broke my leg”.

# fall - Monday 18 May, 2015

Could this man's tumble off stage be even worse than The Edge's?
# Bottoms Up
From The Daily Edge
# Bottoms Up

Could this man's tumble off stage be even worse than The Edge's?

May 18th 2015, 1:45 PM 3,202 Views 0 Comments

It sure looks like it.

# fall - Sunday 17 May, 2015

One of Australia's richest men fell head-first off the podium during a trophy presentation
# Tough Old Bugger
From The42
# Tough Old Bugger

One of Australia's richest men fell head-first off the podium during a trophy presentation

May 17th 2015, 2:42 PM 6,861 Views 1 Comment

Don’t laugh! He’s an 84-year-old man and could have been badly injured (but he wasn’t, so it’s grand).

# fall - Friday 15 May, 2015

Girl faceplants at graduation, demonstrates the perils of high heels
# Achilles Heel
From The Daily Edge
# Achilles Heel

Girl faceplants at graduation, demonstrates the perils of high heels

May 15th 2015, 6:57 PM 8,949 Views 4 Comments

Every girl will feel this fall in her very bones.

# fall - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Someone fell over on Vincent Browne last night and oh, how everyone laughed
# Dear Oh Dear
# Dear Oh Dear

Someone fell over on Vincent Browne last night and oh, how everyone laughed

May 12th 2015, 8:08 AM 35,675 Views 18 Comments

Live television, eh?

# fall - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Shaquille O'Neal proves the bigger they come, the harder they fall
# Shaq Attack
From The42
# Shaq Attack

Shaquille O'Neal proves the bigger they come, the harder they fall

May 7th 2015, 6:10 PM 7,018 Views 1 Comment

If you felt the earth move last night, it was probably Shaq’s fault.

# fall - Saturday 18 April, 2015

WATCH: A skydiver survived this terrifying landing
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

WATCH: A skydiver survived this terrifying landing

Apr 18th 2015, 6:23 PM 19,556 Views 19 Comments

Ouch.

# fall - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

A Buckingham Palace guard fell in front of tourists, but remained cool as a cucumber
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

A Buckingham Palace guard fell in front of tourists, but remained cool as a cucumber

Apr 15th 2015, 7:35 AM 5,074 Views 2 Comments

Totally got away with it.

# fall - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Student dies after falling from a height at UCC
# Cork
# Cork

Student dies after falling from a height at UCC

Mar 26th 2015, 9:46 PM 87,172 Views 0 Comments

The tragic incident happened in the Kane Science Building this afternoon.

# fall - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Video: Woman falls TWICE as she tries to steal potted plant from front garden
# Plant Bandit
# Plant Bandit

Video: Woman falls TWICE as she tries to steal potted plant from front garden

Mar 4th 2015, 10:43 PM 25,726 Views 22 Comments

One word – karma.

# fall - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

This 90-year-old man was was ignored as he lay injured on a Cork street
# Cork
# Cork

This 90-year-old man was was ignored as he lay injured on a Cork street

Feb 25th 2015, 4:12 PM 26,276 Views 47 Comments

Con Coughlan misjudged the height of the path where a new bike lane has recently been installed.

# fall - Monday 9 February, 2015

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed
# Fall
# Fall

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed

Feb 9th 2015, 6:58 PM 11,881 Views 46 Comments

The airline’s stocks took a hit today following a Bloomberg report.

This kid falling off a bed proves Irish children are indestructible
# Tumble
# Tumble

This kid falling off a bed proves Irish children are indestructible

Feb 9th 2015, 5:23 PM 27,011 Views 29 Comments

What was that bang?

# fall - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Number of under 25s on the dole is rising (but unemployment rate has fallen again)
# Post-recession Low
# Post-recession Low

Number of under 25s on the dole is rising (but unemployment rate has fallen again)

Feb 4th 2015, 10:50 PM 13,814 Views 140 Comments

The unemployment rate it hit 10.5% in January – down from 10.6% in December.

# fall - Friday 23 January, 2015

Labour senator 'making good progress' from serious head injuries
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour senator 'making good progress' from serious head injuries

Jan 23rd 2015, 1:03 PM 12,251 Views 0 Comments

Jimmy Harte was found unconscious in Dublin in the early hours of 16 November, 2013.

# fall - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Window cleaner survives 11-story fall onto moving car
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Window cleaner survives 11-story fall onto moving car

Nov 23rd 2014, 11:59 AM 20,547 Views 16 Comments

The man suffered critical injuries, but he was conscious, police said.

# fall - Monday 13 October, 2014

Gardaí investigate after boy (14) seriously injured in fall from bridge
# Finglas
# Finglas

Gardaí investigate after boy (14) seriously injured in fall from bridge

Oct 13th 2014, 6:35 PM 35,834 Views 0 Comments

He has been rushed to Temple Street hospital.

# fall - Friday 3 October, 2014

Baby elephant takes a tumble, mammy storms to the rescue
# Bar Bar
From The Daily Edge
# Bar Bar

Baby elephant takes a tumble, mammy storms to the rescue

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:25 AM 4,778 Views 4 Comments

Ah wudja LOOK.

# fall - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

This GIF of Garth Brooks falling on stage will make you feel better about him cancelling his Irish gigs
# Garth
From The Daily Edge
# Garth

This GIF of Garth Brooks falling on stage will make you feel better about him cancelling his Irish gigs

Sep 9th 2014, 11:20 AM 7,930 Views 4 Comments

*snigger*

# fall - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Turns out people are downloading fewer smartphone apps than before
# Plateau
# Plateau

Turns out people are downloading fewer smartphone apps than before

Aug 19th 2014, 9:58 AM 9,435 Views 36 Comments

Almost a third of smartphone users do not download any apps for their devices, as the age of new users increases.

# fall - Friday 15 August, 2014

Expect (some) good news at the fuel pumps later this year
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

Expect (some) good news at the fuel pumps later this year

Aug 15th 2014, 1:24 PM 23,153 Views 70 Comments

The price of diesel and petrol is expected to fall – a little, at least.

# fall - Sunday 27 July, 2014

19 jokes and references only Sherlock fans will get
# Meat Dagger
From The Daily Edge
# Meat Dagger

19 jokes and references only Sherlock fans will get

Jul 27th 2014, 11:00 AM 12,094 Views 1 Comment

You should see me in a crown.

# fall - Monday 30 June, 2014

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog
# To The Rescue
# To The Rescue

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog

Jun 30th 2014, 8:30 PM 40,630 Views 61 Comments

Stevie is safe and recovering at home.

# fall - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Dublin man dies after falling from balcony in Italy
# Naples
# Naples

Dublin man dies after falling from balcony in Italy

Jun 24th 2014, 7:55 AM 19,816 Views 5 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to his family.

# fall - Friday 23 May, 2014

Climber falls down 70ft crevasse, rescued after asking for help on Facebook
# STrength
From The Daily Edge
# STrength

Climber falls down 70ft crevasse, rescued after asking for help on Facebook

May 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 28,896 Views 26 Comments

The climber was stranded for 19 hours before help arrived.

# fall - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Samsung profits rise slightly despite sliding smartphone revenue
# Reliance
# Reliance

Samsung profits rise slightly despite sliding smartphone revenue

Apr 29th 2014, 10:48 AM 3,245 Views 14 Comments

The company made a net profit of $7.3 billion in the first three months of the year, but concerns over its reliance on smartphone sales is growing.

# fall - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Man dies after falling out of a moving car in Limerick
# Collision
# Collision

Man dies after falling out of a moving car in Limerick

Apr 26th 2014, 10:02 AM 28,547 Views 35 Comments

The car in which he fell did not remain at the scene.

# fall - Monday 31 March, 2014

Irishman dies in Australia after suspected fall at a tourist mine
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Irishman dies in Australia after suspected fall at a tourist mine

Mar 31st 2014, 10:20 AM 36,028 Views 37 Comments

ABC News reports that it is believed that 27-year-old Kevin Browne slipped and fell from rigging at the Hard Times mine in Queensland.

# fall - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Unlucky GoPro camera falls out of plane, lands in pig pen, gets chewed by pig
# Oinkredible
From The Daily Edge
# Oinkredible

Unlucky GoPro camera falls out of plane, lands in pig pen, gets chewed by pig

Feb 12th 2014, 10:30 PM 2,268 Views 1 Comment

Now THAT’S what I call an incredible journey.

# fall - Thursday 30 January, 2014

8 absolutely mortifying things you're cringing about right now
# Oh God
From The Daily Edge
# Oh God

8 absolutely mortifying things you're cringing about right now

Jan 30th 2014, 1:01 PM 42,111 Views 58 Comments

Here, somebody hold my bag while I DIE OF SHAME.

# fall - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident

Jan 29th 2014, 7:42 AM 35,407 Views 34 Comments

Leon Connon was being treated for serious head injuries at Cork University Hospital.

# fall - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Man dies after falling from London skyscraper
# Canary Wharf
# Canary Wharf

Man dies after falling from London skyscraper

Jan 28th 2014, 10:35 AM 25,365 Views 28 Comments

The 39-year-old fell from the JP Morgan headquarters in Canary Wharf this morning.

# fall - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall

Jan 26th 2014, 10:28 AM 30,818 Views 4 Comments

The teenager fell and became trapped in railings while playing with friends in Kinsale last evening.

# fall - Friday 17 January, 2014

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition

Jan 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,450 Views 0 Comments

A Labour spokesperson confirmed yesterday that Harte remains in a critical condition and will get “the best of care” at Beaumont Hospital.

# fall - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Stage invader falls from rafters at New Year's Eve concert (video)
# Near Miss
From The Daily Edge
# Near Miss

Stage invader falls from rafters at New Year's Eve concert (video)

Jan 2nd 2014, 5:00 PM 2,832 Views 0 Comments

The man’s injuries are serious but not life-threatening, according to reports of the incident in Perth, Australia.

# fall - Friday 6 December, 2013

These Santas are really not having a good time of it
# Santa Fails
From The Daily Edge
# Santa Fails

These Santas are really not having a good time of it

Dec 6th 2013, 11:03 AM 2,222 Views 2 Comments

Santa is not the most graceful of men.

# fall - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Ajax fan seriously injured during Barcelona game
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

Ajax fan seriously injured during Barcelona game

Nov 27th 2013, 6:00 AM 3,693 Views 0 Comments

The man fell several metres while celebrating Danny Hoesen’s goal.

# fall - Monday 11 November, 2013

Man attempts to cross stream on a log, fails miserably
# Logging Off
From The Daily Edge
# Logging Off

Man attempts to cross stream on a log, fails miserably

Nov 11th 2013, 1:32 PM 1,837 Views 0 Comments

This is a master-class in how not to cross a stream.

# fall - Friday 8 November, 2013

Back down to earth: Twitter shares fall after its sizzling Wall Street debut
# Twitter
# Twitter

Back down to earth: Twitter shares fall after its sizzling Wall Street debut

Nov 8th 2013, 9:45 PM 12,487 Views 26 Comments

“A bit like an IPO hangover” is how one analyst described it.