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#Meltdown

# meltdown - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Germany's Zverev says meltdown was ‘worst moment of my life’
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

Germany's Zverev says meltdown was ‘worst moment of my life’

Mar 10th 2022, 2:43 PM 2,892 Views 1 Comment

The Olympic gold medallist was thrown out of the Mexican Open last month.

# meltdown - Sunday 27 February, 2022

Rangers blow two-goal lead as Kaiyne Woolery stars for Motherwell
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Rangers blow two-goal lead as Kaiyne Woolery stars for Motherwell

Feb 27th 2022, 8:23 PM 6,954 Views 3 Comments

Alfredo Morelos and Fashion Sakala had the Glaswegians on course for victory until Woolery scored one goal and made another.

# meltdown - Friday 28 January, 2022

Daniil Medvedev loses cool with umpire on way to Australian Open final
# The Temper Trap
From The42
# The Temper Trap

Daniil Medvedev loses cool with umpire on way to Australian Open final

Jan 28th 2022, 12:56 PM 5,598 Views 3 Comments

The world number two launched into an extraordinary rant at Jaume Campistol but recovered to win in four sets.

# meltdown - Sunday 23 January, 2022

Connacht blow an 11-point lead to lose to 14-man Stade in Paris
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Connacht blow an 11-point lead to lose to 14-man Stade in Paris

Jan 23rd 2022, 3:36 PM 23,965 Views 32 Comments

Andy Friend’s team led 31-20 entering the final quarter.

# meltdown - Friday 19 March, 2021

Final quarter charge sees Ospreys win away at Leinster for first time in nine years
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Final quarter charge sees Ospreys win away at Leinster for first time in nine years

Mar 19th 2021, 10:18 PM 15,524 Views 80 Comments

Ospreys come from 19-3 down to record a stunning 24-19 victory.

# meltdown - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Kyrgios melts down and clashes with Irish chair umpire during defeat in Cincinnati
# You Can't Be Serious!
From The42
# You Can't Be Serious!

Kyrgios melts down and clashes with Irish chair umpire during defeat in Cincinnati

Aug 15th 2019, 8:26 AM 8,934 Views 14 Comments

The fiery Aussie engaged in a running dialogue with official Fergus Murphy.

# meltdown - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Naomi Osaka wins US Open as Serena Williams implodes, labels the umpire 'a thief'
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Naomi Osaka wins US Open as Serena Williams implodes, labels the umpire 'a thief'

Sep 9th 2018, 12:42 AM 19,843 Views 38 Comments

The US Open final descended to farce as Serena Williams’ outbursts overshadowed Naomi Osaka’s historic win.

# meltdown - Friday 29 June, 2018

Ireland wilt in the heat as ruthless India show no mercy to seal series win
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Ireland wilt in the heat as ruthless India show no mercy to seal series win

Jun 29th 2018, 8:00 PM 5,122 Views 7 Comments

Graham Ford’s side narrowly avoid their heaviest-ever Twenty20 defeat at Malahide.

# meltdown - Friday 5 January, 2018

Apple confirms all Mac and iOS devices affected by Meltdown and Spectre security flaws
# Cyber Attack
# Cyber Attack

Apple confirms all Mac and iOS devices affected by Meltdown and Spectre security flaws

Jan 5th 2018, 8:39 AM 23,427 Views 20 Comments

The Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities could allow hackers to access sensitive data on most computers.

# meltdown - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Spectre and Meltdown: What you need to do to keep your computer safe
# Security Risks
# Security Risks

Spectre and Meltdown: What you need to do to keep your computer safe

Jan 4th 2018, 1:39 PM 17,853 Views 41 Comments

Patches have been issued to help protect against the flaws.

# meltdown - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Controversial tennis player Nick Kyrgios storms off court midway through match
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Controversial tennis player Nick Kyrgios storms off court midway through match

Oct 10th 2017, 1:09 PM 5,914 Views 11 Comments

The Australian fumed that he was “sick of this place” and walked off after losing a first set tie-break at the Shanghai Masters.

# meltdown - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Crisis hits Chinese Super League as 13 clubs face expulsion for failure to pay players
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Crisis hits Chinese Super League as 13 clubs face expulsion for failure to pay players

Jul 25th 2017, 1:40 PM 9,854 Views 6 Comments

All but three of the top flight sides are accused of non-payment of salaries, bonuses, transfer fees and taxes.

# meltdown - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The true story behind the Chernobyl 'suicide squad' that saved Europe
# Meltdown
# Meltdown

The true story behind the Chernobyl 'suicide squad' that saved Europe

Apr 30th 2016, 8:30 PM 72,602 Views 78 Comments

Three men risked their lives by climbing into a pool of radioactive water in an attempt to stop an explosion that would have destroyed the entire plant.

# meltdown - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone
# Abandoned
# Abandoned

Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone

Mar 12th 2016, 10:00 PM 46,701 Views 42 Comments

Chernobyl was the scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster .

# meltdown - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Eircom says services are now stable after nationwide outage
# Meltdown
# Meltdown

Eircom says services are now stable after nationwide outage

Sep 2nd 2015, 5:30 PM 47,492 Views 65 Comments

The company said the problem impacted 5% of its daily call volume.

# meltdown - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Tiger Woods was in with a chance of a first win in more than 2 years but then he did this
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Tiger Woods was in with a chance of a first win in more than 2 years but then he did this

Aug 23rd 2015, 9:38 PM 11,781 Views 5 Comments

Maybe he’s not quite back.

# meltdown - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Tinder is NOT happy with this Vanity Fair article. Not happy at all
# Dating Apocalypse
# Dating Apocalypse

Tinder is NOT happy with this Vanity Fair article. Not happy at all

Aug 12th 2015, 10:42 AM 23,852 Views 39 Comments

It fired back in a series of tweets.

# meltdown - Friday 24 July, 2015

Robert Allenby has a fan carry his bag after sacking his caddie mid-round
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Robert Allenby has a fan carry his bag after sacking his caddie mid-round

Jul 24th 2015, 10:24 AM 8,636 Views 7 Comments

Yet another unbelievable Robert Allenby story.

# meltdown - Monday 6 July, 2015

Nick Kyrgios completely stopped trying during his Wimbledon meltdown today
# Psyched Out
From The42
# Psyched Out

Nick Kyrgios completely stopped trying during his Wimbledon meltdown today

Jul 6th 2015, 1:00 PM 17,893 Views 15 Comments

The Australian also hugged a ball boy who did not appear to want a hug.

# meltdown - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Remember iodine tablets? You won't be getting them again
# It's Pronounced Nuc-ular
# It's Pronounced Nuc-ular

Remember iodine tablets? You won't be getting them again

Jun 14th 2015, 8:00 AM 64,347 Views 41 Comments

But only because there threat of nuclear annihilation has receded. Yay.

# meltdown - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

This robot just filmed what it's like inside a melted nuclear reactor
# Deeper Underground
# Deeper Underground

This robot just filmed what it's like inside a melted nuclear reactor

Apr 14th 2015, 9:30 PM 18,701 Views 28 Comments

The Fukushima plant suffered a triple meltdown in 2011.

# meltdown - Monday 2 February, 2015

Beauty pageant contestant rips crown off winner's head, instantly goes viral
# Meltdown
From The Daily Edge
# Meltdown

Beauty pageant contestant rips crown off winner's head, instantly goes viral

Feb 2nd 2015, 10:00 PM 16,856 Views 3 Comments

Miss Congeniality she ain’t.

# meltdown - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Dog sees its reflection in a mirror, has complete meltdown
# Who Am I?
From The Daily Edge
# Who Am I?

Dog sees its reflection in a mirror, has complete meltdown

Aug 3rd 2014, 3:20 PM 6,397 Views 2 Comments

IT’S LIKE YOUR MY MIRR-OR! MY MIRROR STARING BACK AT ME!

# meltdown - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

8-year-old girl gets a puppy for her birthday, and reacts with brilliant emotion
# Feelings
From The Daily Edge
# Feelings

8-year-old girl gets a puppy for her birthday, and reacts with brilliant emotion

Jul 15th 2014, 7:45 PM 3,885 Views 0 Comments

BRB, sobbing.

# meltdown - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Goalline technology makes World Cup debut, leaves Twitter and BBC confused
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Goalline technology makes World Cup debut, leaves Twitter and BBC confused

Jun 15th 2014, 9:32 PM 12,291 Views 17 Comments

The eventual prognosis was an own goal by goalkeeper Noel Valladares.

# meltdown - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Carragher and Neville had some choice words for Liverpool's leaky defence last night
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Carragher and Neville had some choice words for Liverpool's leaky defence last night

May 6th 2014, 9:56 AM 9,640 Views 16 Comments

The pundits questioned Brendan Rodgers’ tactics and the Reds’ central defensive pairing.

# meltdown - Friday 28 June, 2013

Alec Baldwin goes batsh** on Twitter, threatens reporter
# Meltdown
From The Daily Edge
# Meltdown

Alec Baldwin goes batsh** on Twitter, threatens reporter

Jun 28th 2013, 10:02 AM 4,256 Views 3 Comments

He wasn’t happy about an article in the Daily Mail.

# meltdown - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Rory McIlroy’s terrible season is getting even worse
# Swoosh
From The42
# Swoosh

Rory McIlroy’s terrible season is getting even worse

May 30th 2013, 10:22 PM 4,330 Views 9 Comments

Nike’s poster boy is going to miss the cut if he doesn’t cop on.

# meltdown - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Tennis player's epic rant includes hijacking a TV camera and threatening to retire From The42

Tennis player's epic rant includes hijacking a TV camera and threatening to retire

May 16th 2013, 7:16 PM 3,172 Views 5 Comments

This dude lost his you-know-what.

# meltdown - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Back again: Iceland re-elects the parties blamed for causing financial meltdown
# Plus ça Change
# Plus ça Change

Back again: Iceland re-elects the parties blamed for causing financial meltdown

Apr 28th 2013, 1:21 PM 9,419 Views 79 Comments

Iceland’s voters flocked back to the two parties ousted in 2009 after presiding over the worst financial crisis ever to hit the country.

# meltdown - Monday 10 December, 2012

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault
# Nuclear
# Nuclear

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault

Dec 10th 2012, 2:00 PM 3,324 Views 11 Comments

Geologists say an existing Japanese nuclear plant may be sited over an active seismic fault – indicating that it will probably have to be scrapped.

# meltdown - Friday 12 October, 2012

Japan's TEPCO admits downplaying tsunami risk
# Japan
# Japan

Japan's TEPCO admits downplaying tsunami risk

Oct 12th 2012, 3:26 PM 2,362 Views 3 Comments

It said it had played down the risks to the facility of a tsunami for fear of the political, financial and cost to reputation.

# meltdown - Monday 24 September, 2012

Video: Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day loses it in on-stage rant
# Stage Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Stage Rage

Video: Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day loses it in on-stage rant

Sep 24th 2012, 11:38 AM 873 Views 2 Comments

He was very, very angry.

# meltdown - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Redknapp starts Pompey rescue mission... by ringing Kanu
# IOU
From The42
# IOU

Redknapp starts Pompey rescue mission... by ringing Kanu

Jul 25th 2012, 5:11 PM 1,431 Views 3 Comments

‘It would be a disaster if this club went out of business,’ the former Fratton Park boss said today.

# meltdown - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

One and done: Serena crashes out in French Open first round
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

One and done: Serena crashes out in French Open first round

May 29th 2012, 8:19 PM 283 Views 1 Comment

World number 111 Virginie Razzano of France stunned the 13-time Grand Slam winner on a dramatic evening in Roland Garros.

# meltdown - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Nick Faldo: Tiger has lost his mind at the Masters
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Nick Faldo: Tiger has lost his mind at the Masters

Apr 7th 2012, 10:02 AM 11,893 Views 14 Comments

The three-time Augusta winner is no stranger to the art of exaggeration.

# meltdown - Monday 2 April, 2012

Kim misses one-foot putt for major victory
# Fail
From The42
# Fail

Kim misses one-foot putt for major victory

Apr 2nd 2012, 10:29 AM 606 Views 0 Comments

Poised to clinch victory at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, the Korean whiffed a headline-grabbing wide.

# meltdown - Monday 30 January, 2012

Stanley's cruel collapse hands Snedeker an unexpected win
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Stanley's cruel collapse hands Snedeker an unexpected win

Jan 30th 2012, 10:37 AM 286 Views 1 Comment

A triple-bogey eight on the final hole cost Kyle Stanley his shot at the Farmers Insurance Open last night.

# meltdown - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

You can not be serious: Nalbandian attacks 'stupid' umpire
# Dangerous Dave
From The42
# Dangerous Dave

You can not be serious: Nalbandian attacks 'stupid' umpire

Jan 18th 2012, 1:46 PM 603 Views 0 Comments

The Argentine looked ready to edge an epic second round encounter with John Isner until the umpire intervened

# meltdown - Friday 16 December, 2011

Nine months on, Japan says Fukushima nuclear plant is stable
# Japan
# Japan

Nine months on, Japan says Fukushima nuclear plant is stable

Dec 16th 2011, 8:45 AM 718 Views 3 Comments

Experts have noted the plant remains vulnerable to more problems and it will take decades to decommission following March’s devastating earthquake and tsunami.

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