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#panti bliss

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Complaints made to RTÉ about Panti Bliss trailer before Six Nations rugby and the Angelus
# Queen Of Ireland
# Queen Of Ireland

Complaints made to RTÉ about Panti Bliss trailer before Six Nations rugby and the Angelus

Nov 29th 2017, 6:01 AM 45,416 Views 61 Comments

Both complaints were rejected by the BAI.

# panti-bliss - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case
# Capel Street
# Capel Street

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case

Oct 6th 2016, 12:50 PM 19,752 Views 216 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for the sign citing “cultural significance”.

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Panti to "fight tooth and acrylic nail" to save LED Pantibar sign
# Panti Barred
# Panti Barred

Panti to "fight tooth and acrylic nail" to save LED Pantibar sign

May 18th 2016, 6:00 PM 51,091 Views 178 Comments

The backlit sign has fallen foul of planning rules.

# panti-bliss - Friday 15 April, 2016

Panti Bliss named in Time magazine poll of 100 'most influential'
# Power List
# Power List

Panti Bliss named in Time magazine poll of 100 'most influential'

Apr 15th 2016, 2:00 PM 22,505 Views 157 Comments

The drag queen came in 29th position in this year’s public vote, which closed last night.

# panti-bliss - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Panti Bliss has been picked by Time Magazine for their worldwide Top 100 Poll
# Queen Of Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Queen Of Ireland

Panti Bliss has been picked by Time Magazine for their worldwide Top 100 Poll

Mar 24th 2016, 4:30 PM 37,778 Views 63 Comments

She’s currently sitting just ahead of Mark Zuckerberg.

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Panti Bliss will deliver a 'Queen of Ireland's Christmas Message' on TV3 this year
# Panti
From The Daily Edge
# Panti

Panti Bliss will deliver a 'Queen of Ireland's Christmas Message' on TV3 this year

Dec 2nd 2015, 2:10 PM 4,500 Views 15 Comments

The true queen shall address her nation.

# panti-bliss - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it
# U2
# U2

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it

Nov 29th 2015, 8:34 PM 55,145 Views 170 Comments

AND Matt Damon called her incredible.

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it
# U2
From The Daily Edge
# U2

Panti Bliss joined U2 on stage last night and absolutely owned it

Nov 29th 2015, 9:06 AM 6,764 Views 3 Comments

AND Matt Damon called her’ incredible’.

# panti-bliss - Sunday 25 October, 2015

13 reasons we are definitely NOT 'sick of Panti'
# Panti Bliss
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Bliss

13 reasons we are definitely NOT 'sick of Panti'

Oct 25th 2015, 1:55 PM 8,430 Views 15 Comments

Take a seat.

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Panti's story of activism and giving laughs to the usual queer crowd will make you proud
# The Queen Of Ireland
# The Queen Of Ireland

Panti's story of activism and giving laughs to the usual queer crowd will make you proud

Oct 21st 2015, 6:02 AM 13,110 Views 142 Comments

A new documentary looks at Panti Bliss and the story of marriage equality in Ireland.

# panti-bliss - Friday 2 October, 2015

The LGBT matchmaking festival kicks off today - and the world's media will be here to cover it
# The Outing
# The Outing

The LGBT matchmaking festival kicks off today - and the world's media will be here to cover it

Oct 2nd 2015, 6:01 AM 16,550 Views 105 Comments

Fáilte Ireland has invited a consortium of journalists to see just how LGBT tourism-friendly Ireland has become.

# panti-bliss - Monday 24 August, 2015

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints
# Not Neon
# Not Neon

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints

Aug 24th 2015, 5:01 PM 40,284 Views 114 Comments

“It’s a beautiful landmark for an often overlooked street.”

# panti-bliss - Monday 20 April, 2015

Panti has a message for Breda O'Brien
# I'm In
# I'm In

Panti has a message for Breda O'Brien

Apr 20th 2015, 10:50 PM 39,077 Views 250 Comments

O’Brien said she’d like to face Panti in a public debate.

# panti-bliss - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Irish float returns to Sydney's Mardi Gras with Panti Bliss at the helm
# FOLLOW THE RAINBOW
# FOLLOW THE RAINBOW

Irish float returns to Sydney's Mardi Gras with Panti Bliss at the helm

Mar 7th 2015, 2:46 PM 11,858 Views 43 Comments

It’s been ten years since the last Irish float took part in the parade.

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Enda Kenny's visit to a gay bar shows how far the country has come
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Enda Kenny's visit to a gay bar shows how far the country has come

Dec 3rd 2014, 9:01 AM 14,524 Views 125 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# panti-bliss - Monday 24 November, 2014

The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out
# Spar Guy
# Spar Guy

The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out

Nov 24th 2014, 7:25 PM 62,870 Views 144 Comments

He said the post was never meant to be seen by the public.

This brilliant story about a kind Dublin shop worker is going super viral
# Spar Guy
From The Daily Edge
# Spar Guy

This brilliant story about a kind Dublin shop worker is going super viral

Nov 24th 2014, 7:20 AM 36,715 Views 81 Comments

All hail #SparGuy.

# panti-bliss - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Panti Bliss: "I'm going back on The Saturday Night Show"
# Panti Bliss
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Bliss

Panti Bliss: "I'm going back on The Saturday Night Show"

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:44 PM 15,214 Views 43 Comments

Drag performer Panti (AKA Rory O’Neill) will be speaking about her new book, Woman In The Making.

# panti-bliss - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Panti Bliss was celebrated by Graham Norton and Jonathan Ross last night
# Pantigate
From The Daily Edge
# Pantigate

Panti Bliss was celebrated by Graham Norton and Jonathan Ross last night

Oct 14th 2014, 10:53 AM 3,698 Views 2 Comments

Among other people. She won an award for her anti-homophobia activism during Pantigate.

# panti-bliss - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Panti Bliss film raises over €50k in crowdfunding donations
# Panti Bliss
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Bliss

Panti Bliss film raises over €50k in crowdfunding donations

Sep 14th 2014, 2:28 PM 13,837 Views 76 Comments

The Queen of Ireland will show how Rory O’Neill (AKA Panti) became a figurehead of LGBT rights in Ireland.

# panti-bliss - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

"They picked the wrong drag queen": The power of Panti's call
# Crowdfunding
# Crowdfunding

"They picked the wrong drag queen": The power of Panti's call

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:34 AM 14,772 Views 57 Comments

New trailer from The Queen of Ireland doc shows how Rory O’Neill as Panti “spoke the truth above the heads of the political classes, straight to the people of Ireland”.

# panti-bliss - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Watch: Panti talks homophobia in Amnesty video
# Pride
From The Daily Edge
# Pride

Watch: Panti talks homophobia in Amnesty video

Aug 2nd 2014, 4:30 PM 1,831 Views 5 Comments

“The tide of history is on the side of same-sex marriage…”

# panti-bliss - Saturday 14 June, 2014

'Music levels the playing field between gay and straight people'
# Various Voices
# Various Voices

'Music levels the playing field between gay and straight people'

Jun 14th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,806 Views 12 Comments

The New York City Gay Men’s Chorus is one of 50 choirs in Dublin for the Various Voices festival this weekend.

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Complaints about RTÉ's Panti apology have been rejected by the BAI
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Complaints about RTÉ's Panti apology have been rejected by the BAI

May 7th 2014, 4:04 PM 12,960 Views 27 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said that making an apology was an editorial decision and not one for them to decide upon.

# panti-bliss - Friday 11 April, 2014

Should broadcasters be held responsible for offending people?
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Should broadcasters be held responsible for offending people?

Apr 11th 2014, 9:00 AM 9,356 Views 34 Comments

What are the folks on Kildare Street up to today? Well, you asked…

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

RTÉ bosses say that fighting Pantigate action would have been 'foolhardy'
# Legal Advice
# Legal Advice

RTÉ bosses say that fighting Pantigate action would have been 'foolhardy'

Mar 26th 2014, 11:57 AM 8,996 Views 51 Comments

RTÉ’s top brass faced the Oireachtas Communications Committee today with defamation laws on the agenda.

# panti-bliss - Sunday 9 March, 2014

The Pet Shop Boys have remixed Panti's speech about oppression
# Panti Shop Boys
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Shop Boys

The Pet Shop Boys have remixed Panti's speech about oppression

Mar 9th 2014, 9:05 AM 2,811 Views 1 Comment

Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe put their own spin on Panti’s passionate call.

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

'Anti-Pantigate' bill tabled in the Dáil to stop "the litigious and thin-skinned"
# What Is Offence?
# What Is Offence?

'Anti-Pantigate' bill tabled in the Dáil to stop "the litigious and thin-skinned"

Mar 5th 2014, 4:00 PM 12,216 Views 66 Comments

Stephen Donnelly says that he feels broadcasters are already being more cautious as a result of the controversy.

# panti-bliss - Monday 3 March, 2014

"No biggie": Rory O'Neill honoured at New York ceremony
# Bliss In NYC
# Bliss In NYC

"No biggie": Rory O'Neill honoured at New York ceremony

Mar 3rd 2014, 4:57 PM 19,525 Views 99 Comments

Earlier, his alter-ego Panti made an appearance at the St Pat’s For All parade in Queens.

# panti-bliss - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Panti's inspiring speech about oppression is now a charity single
# Noble Cause
From The Daily Edge
# Noble Cause

Panti's inspiring speech about oppression is now a charity single

Feb 18th 2014, 3:35 PM 2,015 Views 2 Comments

A music video for the remix of Panti’s Noble Call was uploaded to YouTube over the weekend.

# panti-bliss - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Team Panti invaded the Prime Time audience last night
# Stealth Supporters
From The Daily Edge
# Stealth Supporters

Team Panti invaded the Prime Time audience last night

Feb 12th 2014, 8:49 AM 14,636 Views 53 Comments

You can run, you can hide, but you can’t escape Team Panti.

# panti-bliss - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Panti: I'm expecting an apology from RTE
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Panti: I'm expecting an apology from RTE

Feb 9th 2014, 11:32 AM 38,685 Views 287 Comments

Rory O’Neill – aka Panti – also revealed that more than one political party has approached him about running.

# panti-bliss - Friday 7 February, 2014

Panti: Call me anything under the sun, I won’t be running to my lawyer’s skirts
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Panti: Call me anything under the sun, I won’t be running to my lawyer’s skirts

Feb 7th 2014, 10:50 PM 43,433 Views 257 Comments

In an interview with Channel 4 this evening, the drag queen said it was painful to be told his relationships were worth less.

Panti Bliss for St. Patrick's Day parade? It's looking "unlikely"
# St Panti's Day Parade
# St Panti's Day Parade

Panti Bliss for St. Patrick's Day parade? It's looking "unlikely"

Feb 7th 2014, 11:39 AM 14,638 Views 119 Comments

Orgainsers have said that the process to select the Grand Marshal is “well underway and has started a while back”.

Someone has made a Lego version of Team Panti
# TEAM PANTI
From The Daily Edge
# TEAM PANTI

Someone has made a Lego version of Team Panti

Feb 7th 2014, 9:05 AM 3,311 Views 0 Comments

There’s Madonna, there’s Stephen Fry, there’s someone from the St Patrick’s Day parade…

Column: As the Winter Olympics kick off in Russia, let's consider oppression in all its forms
# Homophobia
# Homophobia

Column: As the Winter Olympics kick off in Russia, let's consider oppression in all its forms

Feb 7th 2014, 7:00 AM 38 Views 97 Comments

The situation in Russia is one of the more extreme examples of LGBT rights abuses in the world, but let’s not run the risk of thinking that our community is wholly welcoming by comparison, writes Kevin Donohue.

# panti-bliss - Thursday 6 February, 2014

‘Where there is homophobia, it must be challenged’ – Dáil debates Pantigate
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

‘Where there is homophobia, it must be challenged’ – Dáil debates Pantigate

Feb 6th 2014, 10:54 PM 18,125 Views 0 Comments

TDs from across the house questioned RTÉ’s handling of the affair, but Pat Rabbitte says he won’t interfere.

‘Beaten, spat, chased, harassed and mocked’: TDs open-up about homophobic abuse
# Dáil
# Dáil

‘Beaten, spat, chased, harassed and mocked’: TDs open-up about homophobic abuse

Feb 6th 2014, 10:51 PM 28,462 Views 0 Comments

Two of the Dáil’s openly gay TDs spoke passionately about their experiences of homophobic abuse as deputies debated the Panti Bliss controversy this evening.

Column: Social media and the Streisand Effect – who dictates popular discourse today?
# New Voices
# New Voices

Column: Social media and the Streisand Effect – who dictates popular discourse today?

Feb 6th 2014, 12:45 PM 100 Views 94 Comments

Guess what? Traditional media no longer gets to dictate we can (or should) care about – as Panti Bliss, Pussy Riot and a host of other activists and individuals have proved, writes Lisa McInerney.

Mitchell cites technicality as he is only Irish MEP to abstain from EU anti-homophobia vote
# On The Fence
# On The Fence

Mitchell cites technicality as he is only Irish MEP to abstain from EU anti-homophobia vote

Feb 6th 2014, 6:30 AM 13,818 Views 56 Comments

The Fine Gael MEP and former presidential candidate was the only Irish MEP not to vote in favour of the final resolution but insisted he supports the resolution.

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