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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Genius

All time
# innovator
Opinion: Guardiola's 3-3-4 genius maps out Bayern future
The Spaniard has blended tactics from Hungary’s great side of the 1950s and his all-conquering Barcelona team.
# Genius
7 of Maurice Fitzgerald's greatest moments for Kerry
One of the greatest players to ever grace the game.
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An Irish genius with an IQ of 197 is the inspiration behind a new US TV show
COYGIG. (Come on you geniuses in green.)
# decisions decisions
Little boy comes up with ingenious way to decide what food to eat
It’s only logical.
# The King
There's a fascinating new theory about what makes LeBron James so good
LeBron James might have an “eidetic memory”.
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VIDEO: All 82 of Luis Suarez's Liverpool goals
The Uruguayan striker will undoubtedly be missed for his footballing talents.
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Twitter was loving Brian Kerr's commentary for Argentina-Belgium
“The bushy head on him” and more gems from earlier
World Cup Hangout: We watched on as Messi broke Iran and Rihanna gave her best tweet yet
Could David topple Goliath? How are England coping with the fallout from their WC exit? All these questions and more were answered.
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Deaf and blind, but a friend helped this Brazilian to live every minute of the World Cup
Carlos and Hélio will be together again tonight for their unique Brazil v Mexico experience.
# Genius
Mother of Invention: 11 happy accidents in the lab and the kitchen
Taking the wrong turn was so right.
# universally challenged
9 people who know the joy of getting one right on University Challenge
# Hotmail
Genius postbox spotted in Kilkenny
How many minutes to defrost a letter?
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8 incredible Luis Suarez facts after his brace today
The Uruguayan striker continued his incredible form against Cardiff this afternoon.
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VIDEO: Watch Brian O'Driscoll's magical between the legs pass
The Leinster centre pulled off this moment of sublime skill against Northampton in the Heineken Cup last night.
# schoolyard bully
Sale second row with inspired keep-away before lumbering in for a try
Biarritz defenders just ain’t what they used to be.
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WATCH: Film about Stephen Hawking's life premieres tonight
The man himself attended the gala screening on the opening night of the Cambridge Film Festival.
# the prodigy
This 11-year-old college student is smarter than you will ever be
He does calculus to relax. TO RELAX.
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Man invents bike that pops bubble wrap as you cycle
# dumbass
Pro golfer arrested at airport with loaded gun in his carry-on luggage
He says he forgot it was stashed in there.
# Innovation
WATCH: Bubba Watson has an ingenious idea - golf hover carts
Is it real or a belated April Fools’ prank? Judge for yourself.
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Here are our top 25 favourite sporting ads that went viral
Multinational corporations aren’t always the antithesis of cool.
# Genius
Magical Messi sends Barca into quarter-finals
And Galatasaray stunned Bundesliga side Schalke in Germany.
# Genius
Here are the 18 funniest sporting headlines ever
Warning: contains contains crude language (almost exclusively).
# Genius
VIDEO: Zlatan Ibrahimovic almost scores another ridiculous goal
The Swedish striker was in action, as Paris St Germain took on Brest yesterday.
# doubtfire
Tumblr of the Day: What if Adele was Mrs Doubtfire?
A burning question that has surely entered your mind at some point in time.
# Genius
VIDEO: Messi hits a hat-trick against Brazil
The world’s greatest player was in top form during Argentina’s 4-3 win over their old rivals in New Jersey this evening.
# Genius
VIDEO: How to... get the last bit of ketchup out of the bottle
Lubricant invented by MIT scientists means no more pounding on the bottom of your ketchup container.
# Genius
WATCH: Messi scores four, breaks European league goalscoring record
The Argentinian attacker helped give departing coach Pep Guardiola a spectacular send-off.
# Gifted Kids
How are gifted young people cared for in Ireland? spoke to the Irish Centre for Talented Youth to debunk some of the myths surrounding exceptionally-abled children and young people in Ireland.
# Genius
Four-year-old girl joins Mensa with IQ of 159
Heidi Hankins taught herself to read and could count to 40 aged just two years old.
# conjecture
Balotelli is a fool and a genius - De Jong
The Dutch midfielder also claims Mancini gives favourable treatment to the striker because he’s Italian.
# Genius
So, did you see Messi's free-kick last night?
But could he do it on a cold night in Stoke etc and so on?
# D'oh!
WATCH: Brazilian man tries to rob bank, literally shoots self in foot
This unnamed man was keeping guard while his colleagues held up a bank – but didn’t spend very long on the run…
# Well read
The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting
Paul Gascoigne’s tales from the dark side of celebrity, the origins of the Honey Badger and an incredible tribute to the elegant genius of Roger Federer: its our weekly round-up of the best the web has to offer.
# New friends
Leo Messi nets 6.5million Facebook fans in first hours
Fans of the Barcelona star flock to his new page in record-breaking numbers. How many do you think he’ll have by tomorrow?