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# podcast - Thursday 19 November, 2020

'There was real animosity there... there would have been a want to silence him'
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'There was real animosity there... there would have been a want to silence him'

Updated Nov 19th 2020, 5:03 PM 45,099 Views 25 Comments

Ex-Munster hooker Mike Sherry explains the inter-provincial rivalry with Leinster wing James Lowe.

The Explainer: Professor Philip Nolan on what the numbers are telling us about Covid-19 right now
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# Podcast

The Explainer: Professor Philip Nolan on what the numbers are telling us about Covid-19 right now

Nov 19th 2020, 9:19 AM 29,918 Views 57 Comments

We speak to the NPHET member and chair of the Irish Epidemiological Modelling Advisory Group.

# podcast - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

'Gibson-Park has the potential to cause defences a huge amount of problems'
# Analysis
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# Analysis

'Gibson-Park has the potential to cause defences a huge amount of problems'

Nov 17th 2020, 10:26 AM 8,767 Views 13 Comments

The Ireland scrum-half came in for praise on this week’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.

# podcast - Thursday 12 November, 2020

The Explainer: Did the polls get it right in the US election?
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# Podcast

The Explainer: Did the polls get it right in the US election?

Nov 12th 2020, 6:45 AM 18,559 Views 30 Comments

We chat to polls expert Kevin Cunningham of TU Dublin to find out more.

# podcast - Thursday 5 November, 2020

The Explainer: What exactly happened with the mother and baby home legislation?
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# Podcast

The Explainer: What exactly happened with the mother and baby home legislation?

Nov 5th 2020, 7:00 AM 16,407 Views 1 Comment

And what happens to the records now?

# podcast - Monday 2 November, 2020

'It was a missed opportunity. It's a result that will nag at the Ireland players'
# Regrets
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# Regrets

'It was a missed opportunity. It's a result that will nag at the Ireland players'

Nov 2nd 2020, 5:13 PM 25,058 Views 17 Comments

The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra saw the lads dig into events in Paris.

# podcast - Friday 30 October, 2020

The Explainer LIVE: What could Trump's legacy be?
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# Podcast

The Explainer LIVE: What could Trump's legacy be?

Oct 30th 2020, 7:15 AM 12,219 Views 46 Comments

What mark will his work between 2017 and 2021 leave on the United States?

# podcast - Thursday 29 October, 2020

What could Donald Trump's legacy be? Join us as we discuss on The Explainer live (in your living room)
# Podcast
# Podcast

What could Donald Trump's legacy be? Join us as we discuss on The Explainer live (in your living room)

Oct 29th 2020, 1:20 PM 42,285 Views 0 Comments

This week’s episode will be recorded via Zoom this evening – and you can take part.

# podcast - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

The Explainer: What led to Ireland moving to Level 5 restrictions?
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The Explainer: What led to Ireland moving to Level 5 restrictions?

Oct 21st 2020, 6:30 AM 12,962 Views 22 Comments

We take a look at the facts and figures on this week’s podcast.

# podcast - Friday 16 October, 2020

From 24-hour shifts and the Covid frontline to the middle of the inter-county GAA action
# Warriors
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# Warriors

From 24-hour shifts and the Covid frontline to the middle of the inter-county GAA action

Oct 16th 2020, 3:48 PM 16,345 Views 1 Comment

Limerick goalkeeper and city hospital-based doctor Donal O’Sullivan is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?
# Assisted Dying
# Assisted Dying

The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?

Oct 16th 2020, 7:30 AM 11,688 Views 17 Comments

Gino Kenny’s Dying With Dignity Bill passed through the Dáil recently – we look at the journey to get there, and what happens next.

# podcast - Friday 9 October, 2020

The Explainer: How did Covid-19 get so bad in Northern Ireland?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How did Covid-19 get so bad in Northern Ireland?

Oct 9th 2020, 5:15 PM 38,030 Views 30 Comments

On this week’s episode we look at the numbers – and the complications inherent in trying to deal with the issue politically.

# podcast - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Bon Jovi says Bono was 'beaten up by Orangemen' as a child
# Armchair Expert
# Armchair Expert

Bon Jovi says Bono was 'beaten up by Orangemen' as a child

Oct 6th 2020, 9:25 PM 104,747 Views 99 Comments

“I never had the Orangemen walking through my neighbourhood saying, you know, get the Catholic kid and beat him up,” Bon Jovi said.

# podcast - Saturday 3 October, 2020

'A top-level AIL game is a better product than your run-of-the-mill Pro14 game'
# The Club Scene
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# The Club Scene

'A top-level AIL game is a better product than your run-of-the-mill Pro14 game'

Updated Oct 3rd 2020, 12:28 PM 41,682 Views 30 Comments

The Club Scene Podcast has picked up a loyal and engaged following since its launch in 2018.

The Explainer: What is the Stay and Spend scheme and how does it work?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What is the Stay and Spend scheme and how does it work?

Oct 3rd 2020, 7:45 AM 15,185 Views 14 Comments

The new scheme will allow taxpayers claim a maximum of €125 back in tax credits on their spending in the hospitality sector.

# podcast - Thursday 1 October, 2020

'The Dragons are coming to Leinster confident, which is very unusual'
# The42 Rugby Weekly
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# The42 Rugby Weekly

'The Dragons are coming to Leinster confident, which is very unusual'

Oct 1st 2020, 7:00 PM 7,496 Views 5 Comments

The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly saw the lads previewing the Irish provinces’ new campaigns.

# podcast - Friday 25 September, 2020

The Explainer Interview: The story of Unquiet Graves with filmmaker Seán Murray
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# Podcast

The Explainer Interview: The story of Unquiet Graves with filmmaker Seán Murray

Sep 25th 2020, 10:14 AM 18,835 Views 39 Comments

Unquiet Graves was aired on RTÉ earlier this month.

# podcast - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

The Explainer: What you need to know about the new Covid-19 levels and restrictions
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What you need to know about the new Covid-19 levels and restrictions

Sep 15th 2020, 8:02 PM 29,141 Views 10 Comments

The Living With Covid plan was launched earlier today.

# podcast - Friday 11 September, 2020

'It cut me to the bone': The meeting that changed everything for Kildare's longest-serving player
# UPMC
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# UPMC

'It cut me to the bone': The meeting that changed everything for Kildare's longest-serving player

Sep 11th 2020, 9:35 AM 10,140 Views 0 Comments

Former Lilywhites captain Eamonn Callaghan opens up about a pivotal talk with Kieran McGeeney on our Life Changing Moments podcast series with UPMC – the Official Healthcare Partner of the GAA/GPA.

# podcast - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

The Explainer: Why is Brexit back in the news?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why is Brexit back in the news?

Sep 8th 2020, 6:00 PM 14,858 Views 9 Comments

It’s like it has never gone away… the latest on why the Brexit trade talks are causing a kerfuffle.

# podcast - Thursday 3 September, 2020

The Explainer: Leaving Cert results are out on Monday - here's how it'll work
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Leaving Cert results are out on Monday - here's how it'll work

Sep 3rd 2020, 6:00 AM 27,792 Views 9 Comments

We take a look at how the calculated grades system will work.

# podcast - Thursday 27 August, 2020

'It was painkillers at half-time to get through it and then trying to mark Trevor Giles in the same breath'
# Warriors
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# Warriors

'It was painkillers at half-time to get through it and then trying to mark Trevor Giles in the same breath'

Aug 27th 2020, 8:39 PM 13,779 Views 1 Comment

Dublin’s Johnny Magee is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

The Explainer: How could Golfgate impact Irish people’s behaviour?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How could Golfgate impact Irish people’s behaviour?

Aug 27th 2020, 6:00 AM 15,079 Views 7 Comments

We speak to Pete Lunn, a behavioural scientist from the ESRI.

# podcast - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Ronan Curran: 'Some people might bluff it but there's a lot of fear in inter-county hurling'
# Warriors
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# Warriors

Ronan Curran: 'Some people might bluff it but there's a lot of fear in inter-county hurling'

Aug 20th 2020, 9:21 PM 11,243 Views 0 Comments

Cork’s Ronan Curran is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

# podcast - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

The Explainer: What led to the new Covid-19 restrictions?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What led to the new Covid-19 restrictions?

Aug 19th 2020, 1:12 PM 22,601 Views 65 Comments

This week’s episode sees Professor Philip Nolan, chair of NPHET, talk us through the decision making.

# podcast - Friday 14 August, 2020

The Explainer: What the Covid-19 clusters tell us about the meat industry in Ireland
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What the Covid-19 clusters tell us about the meat industry in Ireland

Aug 14th 2020, 6:30 AM 16,096 Views 8 Comments

This week’s episode of the podcast discusses how meat plants work and how staff are treated.

# podcast - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

The Explainer: Why is Ireland delaying the reopening of pubs again?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why is Ireland delaying the reopening of pubs again?

Aug 5th 2020, 7:30 PM 21,097 Views 46 Comments

Why was the decision made, and what sort of risks were being balanced? That’s what we’re looking at in this week’s podcast.

# podcast - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

The Explainer: What's Ireland's plan for reopening schools - and how does it compare to other countries?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What's Ireland's plan for reopening schools - and how does it compare to other countries?

Jul 28th 2020, 5:30 PM 20,197 Views 10 Comments

What was in Minister Norma Foley’s announcement – and how does it differ from what countries like Denmark are doing?

# podcast - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

The Explainer: How close is a Covid-19 vaccine?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How close is a Covid-19 vaccine?

Jul 21st 2020, 6:00 PM 22,978 Views 17 Comments

We speak to one of the Oxford researchers working on a vaccine that has seen good results so far.

# podcast - Thursday 16 July, 2020

The Explainer: Why are tourists able to visit Ireland right now?
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# Podcast

The Explainer: Why are tourists able to visit Ireland right now?

Jul 16th 2020, 11:45 AM 16,423 Views 11 Comments

And are they actually legally required to quarantine?

# podcast - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

The Explainer: How Covid-19 brought misinformation to Ireland
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# Podcast

The Explainer: How Covid-19 brought misinformation to Ireland

Jul 8th 2020, 6:45 AM 7,947 Views 15 Comments

And is it here to stay?

'Looking back at Italia '90 was all about those key stories and digging deeper into them'
# One Day At A Time
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# One Day At A Time

'Looking back at Italia '90 was all about those key stories and digging deeper into them'

Jul 8th 2020, 6:30 AM 3,020 Views 0 Comments

Today is the 30th anniversary of the final at Italia ’90 and a podcast series this month has closely examined that tournament.

# podcast - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

'It would have been an awful downer after burying my dad to lose that game'
# Podcast
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# Podcast

'It would have been an awful downer after burying my dad to lose that game'

Jul 7th 2020, 4:50 PM 21,361 Views 8 Comments

Mayo legend Liam McHale is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

# podcast - Thursday 2 July, 2020

How does a government handover work? The Explainer podcast asks an insider
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# Podcast

How does a government handover work? The Explainer podcast asks an insider

Jul 2nd 2020, 8:00 AM 7,542 Views 8 Comments

Is it a seamless process or can there be bumps in the road? We ask former government press secretary Feargal Purcell as the new government gets settled in.

# podcast - Thursday 25 June, 2020

'It changed the whole outlook when Mick O'Dwyer arrived. He was the Messiah of football at the time'
# Johnny Doyle
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# Johnny Doyle

'It changed the whole outlook when Mick O'Dwyer arrived. He was the Messiah of football at the time'

Jun 25th 2020, 7:25 PM 5,484 Views 4 Comments

Kildare’s football great Johnny Doyle is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

The Explainer: How likely are you to catch Covid-19 in Ireland right now?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How likely are you to catch Covid-19 in Ireland right now?

Jun 25th 2020, 7:00 PM 39,150 Views 11 Comments

Is it ‘a one in a million chance’? That’s what we’re asking today.

# podcast - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

'He didn't just bring me in and have these big, long, heart-wrenching Braveheart speeches'
# Paul McGinley
From The42
# Paul McGinley

'He didn't just bring me in and have these big, long, heart-wrenching Braveheart speeches'

Jun 17th 2020, 5:35 PM 5,611 Views 1 Comment

Paul McGinley is this week’s guest on The42′s How To Win At Dominoes podcast.

# podcast - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

The Explainer: Here's what Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael, and the Greens plan to do if they form a government
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Here's what Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael, and the Greens plan to do if they form a government

Jun 16th 2020, 6:40 PM 14,771 Views 47 Comments

We take a good look at the draft programme for government.

# podcast - Sunday 14 June, 2020

'It's normal people before Normal People': Celebrate Bloomsday with a mammoth Ulysses broadcast
# Zoomsday
# Zoomsday

'It's normal people before Normal People': Celebrate Bloomsday with a mammoth Ulysses broadcast

Jun 14th 2020, 11:00 AM 13,042 Views 12 Comments

RTÉ will be broadcasting a 30-hour-long production of Ulysses to mark a socially distanced Bloomsday.

# podcast - Friday 12 June, 2020

The Explainer: What does defunding the police mean?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What does defunding the police mean?

Jun 12th 2020, 12:20 PM 11,086 Views 5 Comments

Protesters in the US have been asking people to ‘defund the police’, but what does that mean? That’s what we’re asking on the podcast this week.