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# junk - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

From The42 Here's the incident that earned Ryan Wilson a citing for grabbing testicles Frown Jewels This post contains videos

Here's the incident that earned Ryan Wilson a citing for grabbing testicles

Lee Dickson had to act fast.

# junk - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

There's a lot of rubbish in space and it's becoming a big problem

Millions of small pieces of debris orbit the Earth and removing it is a complicated task.

# junk - Saturday 31 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man finds face of Jesus on rusting air conditioning unit Jesus Wept

Man finds face of Jesus on rusting air conditioning unit

We take a look at some other Jesus sightings… no, really.

# junk - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Moody’s rating upgrade “improves the Irish story”

Moody’s had said it expects that Ireland’s debt ratios will start to decline this year.

# junk - Friday 17 January, 2014

No more junk? Moody's set to issue its verdict on Ireland's bailout exit

Moody’s has been the most negative ratings agency when it comes to the State’s financial outlook.

# junk - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Junk food TV ad ban to begin in September, but cheese is excluded

A consultation process has resulted in lobbying from the industry to ensure that cheese advertising is not banned.

# junk - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Fitch ratings agency upgrades Greece

The move follows a crucial bond swap with private creditors by Greece at the weekend, which knocked over €100 billion off the country’s national debt.

# junk - Monday 21 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge 'Doctor' injected cement and tyre-filler into woman's rear Junk

'Doctor' injected cement and tyre-filler into woman's rear

A woman posing as a doctor injected another woman’s rear end with a mixture of cement, mineral oil and flat-tyre sealant to create greater ‘curves’.

# junk - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

European Commission slams "incomprehensible" Moody's downgrade

Jose Manuel Barroso’s spokesman says the Commission can’t understand why Moody’s is taking such a dim view.

Irish bond prices rocket - again - on 'junk' downgrade

If Ireland borrowed for two years, it would have to pay 18.6 per cent interest – 14 times what Germany would.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

Department of Finance 'disappointed' by Ireland's junk status

Moody’s decision to downgrade appears to indicate we’ll need a second bailout.

# junk - Friday 24 June, 2011

Ratings agency gets Moody on Anglo... again

Unguaranteed bonds in Anglo and Irish Nationwide now lie eight notches below the junk threshold.

# junk - Monday 18 April, 2011

Ireland's banks downgraded to junk status

The decision follows last week’s announcement that Ireland’s own credit rating was being downgraded to one notch above junk status.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Enda’s “charm offensive” continues, MORE bad news for Irish banks, and a new €430m ski resort in… Louth?