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#Hero

# hero - Friday 17 February, 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: I am like Indiana Jones
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: I am like Indiana Jones

Feb 17th 2017, 10:42 AM 7,491 Views 25 Comments

The Red Devils forward felt like the movie character after scoring a Europa League hat-trick against Saint-Etienne.

# hero - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Shane Lowry gave out cans of Guinness to fans at the Phoenix Open
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

Shane Lowry gave out cans of Guinness to fans at the Phoenix Open

Feb 5th 2017, 11:04 AM 12,069 Views 9 Comments

The Offaly man is six shots off the lead in Arizona.

# hero - Monday 23 January, 2017

People are loving this Mam's hack for drinking wine on the train
# Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Hero

People are loving this Mam's hack for drinking wine on the train

Jan 23rd 2017, 8:22 PM 11,935 Views 9 Comments

GAMECHANGER.

# hero - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Taxi driver rescues family trapped inside a burning house at 4.30am
# Swords
# Swords

Taxi driver rescues family trapped inside a burning house at 4.30am

Dec 6th 2016, 3:24 PM 30,095 Views 30 Comments

Derek Malone managed to get a little girl and her parents to safety.

# hero - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

A lovely dad passed out sweets on a plane so his daughter could go trick-or-treating
# Trick Or Treat
From The Daily Edge
# Trick Or Treat

A lovely dad passed out sweets on a plane so his daughter could go trick-or-treating

Nov 1st 2016, 8:27 AM 18,885 Views 1 Comment

What a hero.

# hero - Friday 14 October, 2016

Hero who saved the life of a four-month-old baby honoured at special event
# Hero
# Hero

Hero who saved the life of a four-month-old baby honoured at special event

Oct 14th 2016, 8:44 PM 23,806 Views 11 Comments

Walsh was honoureed today at a ceremony in Farmleigh House, Dublin.

# hero - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Michael Fassbender belted out an absolute tune on stage in Killarney last night
# Full Tux
From The Daily Edge
# Full Tux

Michael Fassbender belted out an absolute tune on stage in Killarney last night

Oct 8th 2016, 12:57 PM 7,114 Views 0 Comments

Giving it socks.

# hero - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Neymar the hero as Brazil emerge from the jungle with victory
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Neymar the hero as Brazil emerge from the jungle with victory

Sep 7th 2016, 10:12 AM 9,545 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Argentina squandered the opportunity to maintain their lead after a 2-2 draw away to Venezuela.

# hero - Monday 5 September, 2016

'I had to get off the mark at some stage'
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

'I had to get off the mark at some stage'

Sep 5th 2016, 10:09 PM 6,541 Views 10 Comments

Daryl Murphy scored a vital first-ever international goal to get Ireland out of jail tonight.

# hero - Monday 29 August, 2016

US Olympic hero Katie Ledecky on why she's passing up an estimated $5 million per year
# Bigger Picture
From The42
# Bigger Picture

US Olympic hero Katie Ledecky on why she's passing up an estimated $5 million per year

Aug 29th 2016, 3:29 PM 12,359 Views 10 Comments

The 19-year-old American star is set to attend Stanford University.

# hero - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Gold! Paul O'Donovan blows rivals away to storm to World Rowing Championship glory
# Pull Like A Dog
From The42
# Pull Like A Dog

Gold! Paul O'Donovan blows rivals away to storm to World Rowing Championship glory

Aug 27th 2016, 11:53 AM 76,312 Views 87 Comments

The 22-year-old won his final by over four seconds in Rotterdam while the lightweight men’s pair finished fourth in their ‘A’ final.

# hero - Friday 15 July, 2016

Gigi Buffon is on his holidays but still gave these kids a moment they'll never forget
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

Gigi Buffon is on his holidays but still gave these kids a moment they'll never forget

Jul 15th 2016, 7:42 PM 13,844 Views 14 Comments

He just couldn’t resist a kickabout in the park.

# hero - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

This boy sang Baa Baa Black Sheep as Gaeilge on holiday and confused the British around him
# Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Hero

This boy sang Baa Baa Black Sheep as Gaeilge on holiday and confused the British around him

Jun 29th 2016, 11:57 AM 6,682 Views 3 Comments

Maith thú!

# hero - Friday 10 June, 2016

Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena

Gig-goer rescues man from Liffey after concert in the 3Arena

Jun 10th 2016, 12:18 PM 30,398 Views 18 Comments

Paul Downes rescued the man on Wednesday night.

# hero - Saturday 4 June, 2016

This couple just realised one of their wedding photos contains a brilliant photobomb
# Two Months Later
From The Daily Edge
# Two Months Later

This couple just realised one of their wedding photos contains a brilliant photobomb

Jun 4th 2016, 11:11 AM 10,041 Views 1 Comment

<3

# hero - Monday 23 May, 2016

Cork parents praise 'heroic' woman who jumped into river and saved three-year-old boy
# Hero
# Hero

Cork parents praise 'heroic' woman who jumped into river and saved three-year-old boy

May 23rd 2016, 5:01 PM 25,979 Views 25 Comments

Alan and Adriana Watters have set up a fundraising page to thank the mother-of-13 who rescued their son.

# hero - Sunday 1 May, 2016

The hero of the Buncrana tragedy was given a guard of honour today
# Respect
From The42
# Respect

The hero of the Buncrana tragedy was given a guard of honour today

May 1st 2016, 9:55 PM 53,931 Views 22 Comments

Fanad United FC honoured their player prior to a game this afternoon.

# hero - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

This Offaly lad saved a woman from getting clamped and left her a sound note
# Just The Ticket
From The Daily Edge
# Just The Ticket

This Offaly lad saved a woman from getting clamped and left her a sound note

Apr 27th 2016, 8:45 AM 14,097 Views 4 Comments

The hero we all need.

# hero - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Stiliyan Petrov plans to return to professional football after full recovery from leukaemia
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

Stiliyan Petrov plans to return to professional football after full recovery from leukaemia

Apr 26th 2016, 4:50 PM 9,684 Views 16 Comments

The 36-year-old says he is ready to make a comeback and wants to do so with Aston Villa next season.

# hero - Monday 25 April, 2016

Take a break and watch this little Irish girl not quite managing human flight
# Hero
# Hero

Take a break and watch this little Irish girl not quite managing human flight

Apr 25th 2016, 9:54 AM 24,512 Views 11 Comments

So close.

This little Irish girl tried to fly in a hotel room but didn't quite pull it off
# Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Hero

This little Irish girl tried to fly in a hotel room but didn't quite pull it off

Apr 25th 2016, 7:58 AM 5,634 Views 3 Comments

So close.

# hero - Monday 18 April, 2016

Man who saved elderly woman from burning bus settles damages claim
# Hero
# Hero

Man who saved elderly woman from burning bus settles damages claim

Apr 18th 2016, 3:15 PM 35,958 Views 25 Comments

The settlement figure was not divulged in court.

# hero - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

'Cristiano showed why he is best in the world'
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

'Cristiano showed why he is best in the world'

Apr 12th 2016, 11:57 PM 8,955 Views 12 Comments

The superstar hit a hat-trick against Wolfsburg in the Champions League tonight.

# hero - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

"Rioghnach-Ann is a beautiful baby" - Buncrana hero shares emotional post
# Davitt Walsh
# Davitt Walsh

"Rioghnach-Ann is a beautiful baby" - Buncrana hero shares emotional post

Apr 5th 2016, 10:30 PM 21,010 Views 3 Comments

Davitt Walsh has been hailed a hero for jumping into the water.

# hero - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

The man with the most University Challenge name ever was back with a bang last night
# Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Hero

The man with the most University Challenge name ever was back with a bang last night

Mar 1st 2016, 8:50 AM 6,003 Views 0 Comments

And the gags were relentless.

# hero - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'I consider myself very lucky' -- O'Connell ready to improve golf game after dominating Irish rugby
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

'I consider myself very lucky' -- O'Connell ready to improve golf game after dominating Irish rugby

Feb 9th 2016, 3:23 PM 24,693 Views 12 Comments

‘You’re either going to get back to being strong and fast and powerful again or you’re not. And that makes the decision for you.’

# hero - Monday 8 February, 2016

'He was screaming and there was blood everywhere' - garda awarded €200,000 after pit bull attack
# Damages
# Damages

'He was screaming and there was blood everywhere' - garda awarded €200,000 after pit bull attack

Feb 8th 2016, 6:12 PM 36,417 Views 43 Comments

Garda John Leahy had to receive over 100 stitches and was out of work for a year after the attack.

# hero - Saturday 6 February, 2016

An audience member got up in the middle of the Late Late to run to the jacks
# Hero
# Hero

An audience member got up in the middle of the Late Late to run to the jacks

Feb 6th 2016, 11:04 AM 58,223 Views 50 Comments

Ah, live telly.

An audience member got up in the middle of The Late Late to run to the jacks
# Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Hero

An audience member got up in the middle of The Late Late to run to the jacks

Feb 6th 2016, 8:38 AM 10,586 Views 5 Comments

Ah, live telly.

# hero - Monday 11 January, 2016

'You gave us so much': The music world mourns David Bowie
# Icon And Hero
# Icon And Hero

'You gave us so much': The music world mourns David Bowie

Jan 11th 2016, 9:59 PM 47,367 Views 99 Comments

“David’s friendship was the light of my life,” his friend and collaborator Iggy Pop said.

# hero - Thursday 24 December, 2015

10 reasons why Jon Walters is an Irish sporting hero
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

10 reasons why Jon Walters is an Irish sporting hero

Dec 24th 2015, 6:00 PM 9,187 Views 14 Comments

2015 was most certainly the Stoke City man’s year after the heroics for the Boys in Green.

# hero - Friday 20 November, 2015

Bono brought up a tiny U2 fan to sing and play guitar on stage last night
# Olé Olé Olé
# Olé Olé Olé

Bono brought up a tiny U2 fan to sing and play guitar on stage last night

Nov 20th 2015, 6:05 PM 30,416 Views 36 Comments

Little hero.

Bono brought up a tiny U2 fan to sing and play guitar on stage in Belfast last night
# Olé Olé Olé
From The Daily Edge
# Olé Olé Olé

Bono brought up a tiny U2 fan to sing and play guitar on stage in Belfast last night

Nov 20th 2015, 10:44 AM 2,768 Views 0 Comments

Little hero.

# hero - Thursday 5 November, 2015

This Starbucks barista used sign language to help a drive-thru customer
# Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Hero

This Starbucks barista used sign language to help a drive-thru customer

Nov 5th 2015, 8:31 PM 5,776 Views 0 Comments

And has been hailed a hero.

# hero - Monday 2 November, 2015

This woman spent a whole marathon taking selfies with hot guys
# Marathon Baes
From The Daily Edge
# Marathon Baes

This woman spent a whole marathon taking selfies with hot guys

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:45 AM 9,257 Views 5 Comments

Well, fair play.

# hero - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

'I don’t think I’ve felt that tired in my life' - Irishman raises thousands after unique Dublin Marathon challenge
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

'I don’t think I’ve felt that tired in my life' - Irishman raises thousands after unique Dublin Marathon challenge

Oct 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 35,335 Views 12 Comments

Kieran McCarthy chats to The42 about his impressive achievement on Monday.

# hero - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Hero saves woman's life during Dublin Marathon (and still manages to finish the race)
# Guardian Ángel
# Guardian Ángel

Hero saves woman's life during Dublin Marathon (and still manages to finish the race)

Oct 27th 2015, 6:19 PM 46,822 Views 36 Comments

The woman’s heart stopped beating during the annual run.

# hero - Friday 9 October, 2015

#ThanksShaneLong is trending in Ireland this morning
# One Love
# One Love

#ThanksShaneLong is trending in Ireland this morning

Oct 9th 2015, 10:30 AM 11,294 Views 15 Comments

Hero.

'It definitely is up there!' Shane Long savours one of the best moments of his career
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

'It definitely is up there!' Shane Long savours one of the best moments of his career

Oct 9th 2015, 12:52 AM 8,043 Views 7 Comments

The Tipperary native had a night to remember as Ireland beat Germany.

# hero - Thursday 8 October, 2015

A single dad created a class to help other dads style their daughters' hair
# Dedicated Dads
From The Daily Edge
# Dedicated Dads

A single dad created a class to help other dads style their daughters' hair

Oct 8th 2015, 10:50 AM 3,599 Views 2 Comments

CUTE.