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# paddy-power - Monday 20 January, 2014

From The42 'In case of emergency, break glass' -- Paddy Power trolls United fans with Ferguson model Fergie Time

'In case of emergency, break glass' -- Paddy Power trolls United fans with Ferguson model

Even United fans will admit, this is pretty funny.

# paddy-power - Sunday 12 January, 2014

From The42 Here are the winning accumulators that netted two Paddy Power customers almost £40,000 Winning

Here are the winning accumulators that netted two Paddy Power customers almost £40,000

A last-minute goal helped two customers scoop the big prize.

# paddy-power - Saturday 11 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Kim Jong-Un may be sipping some Irish whiskey right now Whiskey

Kim Jong-Un may be sipping some Irish whiskey right now

The North Korean premier received whiskey as a gift from Paddy Power. The company said it was confident it had not broken UN sanctions.

# paddy-power - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Who is most likely to support the legalisation of marijuana in Ireland?

A poll today shows 38 per cent of people in Ireland now support legalisation.

Fine Gael tops latest poll as Taoiseach sees jump in satisfaction levels

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore also saw an increase in satisfaction levels though his party received just ten per cent of the first preference vote.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Bad news: Rubberbandits turned down the Limerick City of Culture job* Rubberneckers

Bad news: Rubberbandits turned down the Limerick City of Culture job*

*OK, not really. But they were too busy to take it anyway.

# paddy-power - Monday 6 January, 2014

Today FM’s Matt Cooper is in North Korea with Dennis Rodman

The journalist and broadcaster is writing a book about the Paddy Power-funded basketball game involving former NBA stars that will take place in Pyongyang on Wednesday.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Haughey government decided ministers should get a safe and shredder in their homes

If they required them, that is. The Fine Gael-led coalition tried to get them back in 1983 after they came to power.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Paddy Power has a go at social media commenters via the Final Boss Media lads Do Read The Comments

Paddy Power has a go at social media commenters via the Final Boss Media lads

Two Irish lads… take on the comments section.

# paddy-power - Sunday 15 December, 2013

From The42 Liverpool and Suarez net one lucky punter a massive £30,000 Pay Day

Liverpool and Suarez net one lucky punter a massive £30,000

This NEVER happens to us.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Paddy Power are sending Dennis Rodman back to North Korea

And it’s not just because he misses ‘friend for life’ Kim Jong-un…

# paddy-power - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Paddy Power says lower-than-expected profits because of 'unfavourable' sports results

The bookmaker said profit is about €11 million lower than predicted because of “adverse sports results”.

# paddy-power - Thursday 7 November, 2013

First poll finds large majority in favour of same sex marriage

More than three quarters of voters support the introduction of same-sex marriage in Ireland with 18 per cent saying they oppose it.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Belfast punter scoops £100k with this Lucky 15

Paddy Power’s coffers took a dent yesterday…

# paddy-power - Monday 16 September, 2013

From The42 Paddy Power begins campaign in support of gay footballers #RBGF

Paddy Power begins campaign in support of gay footballers

The bookmaker is looking to address homophobia in the sport and has sent players from 134 clubs their ‘rainbow’ laces.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Paddy Power profits up 12 per cent in first half of 2013

A battering at Cheltenham hit betting shops, but betting firm Paddy Power has still made €77 million in profit so far this year.

# paddy-power - Saturday 17 August, 2013

From The42 Your Luis Suarez Tribute Pic of the Day Controversial This post contains videos

Your Luis Suarez Tribute Pic of the Day

It is not the first time someone has made light of the Liverpool striker’s behaviour.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

From The42 Pelé, Cryuff and Maradona to play for non-league Farnborough FC All-Star XI

Pelé, Cryuff and Maradona to play for non-league Farnborough FC

If it walks like a Paddy Power marketing stunt and talks like a Paddy Power marketing stunt…

# paddy-power - Friday 9 August, 2013

Support for Seanad abolition is down 3 per cent but still ahead in latest poll

Support for the plan to get rid of the Seanad is down, but is still 13 points ahead in the poll.

# paddy-power - Friday 12 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 corporate Twitter accounts that aren't afraid of the craic Havin' The Twaic

9 corporate Twitter accounts that aren't afraid of the craic

Two of them have even engaged in a rap battle. On Twitter. A Twattle, if you will.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

You have to hand it to them: Paddy Power are good at this

“Free €100 bet in this shop if your name is Obama – birth certificate required as proof of identity.”

# paddy-power - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Bookie to refund bets on Ryan Dolan: 'He didn't deserve to finish last'

Denmark’s Emmelie de Forest won this year’s Eurovision Song Contest with ‘Only Teardrops’.

# paddy-power - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Cashing in: Paddy Power revenue jumps

The success of the Irish owned bookmaker continues to grow thanks to online gambling.

# paddy-power - Monday 15 April, 2013

From The42 9 things we learned from Paddy Power's annual report Gambling

9 things we learned from Paddy Power's annual report

How much did their early pay-out on Obama cost? And how successful were Nicklas Bendtner’s “Paddy Pants”?

# paddy-power - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Online customers for Paddy Power double as profits grow

The bookmaker announced record profits of almost €140 million today.

# paddy-power - Monday 4 March, 2013

From The42 The next episode: Paddy Power open market on Team Off the Ball's next move Off The Ball

The next episode: Paddy Power open market on Team Off the Ball's next move

Are they off to RTÉ? Or is a TV gig coming down the line for the famous five of Irish sports radio?

# paddy-power - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Paddy Power offer free bet to Torres, Arshavin and other 'benchwarmers'

We don’t think they’re one bit sorry.

# paddy-power - Thursday 28 February, 2013

From The42 Arsenal and Chelsea up in arms over Paddy Power's latest ad campaign Ouch

Arsenal and Chelsea up in arms over Paddy Power's latest ad campaign

Andrei Arshavin and Fernando Torres have both been mocked by the bookmaking giants.

# paddy-power - Monday 11 February, 2013

From The42 Another bookmaker pays out early on Manchester United winning title Coupon

Another bookmaker pays out early on Manchester United winning title

Betfred have followed Paddy Power’s lead in cashing in those who backed Alex Ferguson’s men.

# paddy-power - Sunday 10 February, 2013

From The42 Paddy Power crown Manchester United Premier League champions PREDICTION

Paddy Power crown Manchester United Premier League champions

The bookmaker are understood to be paying in the region of £500,000 to punters who backed Alex Ferguson’s side.

# paddy-power - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Poll shows drop in support for Sinn Féin, rise for Fianna Fáil

Support for Fine Gael has dropped slightly while support for Labour remains steady in the latest Red C poll for Paddy Power released today.

Poll finds 64 per cent support at least legislating for X Case

A Red C poll for Paddy Power also finds that one-in-four people want a constitutional amendment to remove the threat of suicide to the mothers life as a reason for abortion.

# paddy-power - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Ties, galleries and Angela Merkel: The week in numbers

How many houses will have to pay the ‘mansion tax’? And who could find that Budget 2013 has been generous to them?

# paddy-power - Saturday 1 December, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Incroyable! Barton caught studying Schteve's pronunciation An Idiot Abroad This post contains videos

VIDEO: Incroyable! Barton caught studying Schteve's pronunciation

Marseille’s midfielder has been taking lessons from the former England boss, it seems.

# paddy-power - Monday 5 November, 2012

Paddy Power sticks to its guns after advertising watchdog complaint

At least one complaint has been lodged with the Advertising Standards Association of Ireland over this morning’s newspaper ad.

# paddy-power - Monday 15 October, 2012

From The42 Time up? Paddy Power suspend betting on Trapattoni exit Trap Door

Time up? Paddy Power suspend betting on Trapattoni exit

Punters piled on today following reports that Giovanni Trapattoni’s days as Ireland boss are numbered.

# paddy-power - Thursday 11 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Christopher Walken

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

Poll: Are you satisfied with the government's progress in job creation? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you satisfied with the government's progress in job creation?

As news breaks of the second big job announcement this week we ask: Are you happy with the government’s progress in job creation?

Paddy Power to create 600 jobs in Dublin by 2015

Hundreds of positions will be created as part of the bookmaker’s international online expansion.

# paddy-power - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Poll: How often do you gamble? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How often do you gamble?

Paddy Power says its profits are up as more people bet online – but we’re wondering how often you fancy a flutter.