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Saturday 10 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C


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# wi-fi
Free WiFi for London's Tube stations but DART's is coming soon
London Tube stations to get free Wi-Fi but ours is coming soon, so says Irish Rail.
# Write Stuff
Dublin Writers Festival "getting bigger and bigger"
54 writers from around the world will take part in the festival from June 4-10, in venues across Dublin from Liberty Hall to the Gate Theatre, among others.
# et
VIDEO: 6 things to love about ET
It’s been 30 years since ET hit our screens back in 1982. He’ll never grow up for us.
# Especially for you
Especially for you: Kylie and Jason to duet in London
No more dreaming about tomorrow, forget the loneliness and the sorrow….
Got a crutch? The HSE won't take it but Jack and Jill will
For health and safety reasons the HSE won’t re-use crutches, so the Jack and Jill Foundation wants you to donate your old ones for scrap aluminium.
# Spiderman
Arguments begin in New York suit over Spiderman musical
Bono and The Edge wrote the music for the most expensive Broadway production ever made.
# RoboCup
VIDEO: A good omen? The Irish team's goals in 'Euro 2012 for Robots'
If Robbie Keane’s hamstring gives way, maybe the folks at NUI Maynooth will be able to send a substitute automaton?
P Diddy's son lands $54,000 college scholarship
UCLA defends athletic scholarship for millionaire Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ son.
Ready to go down to Fraggle Rock again?
Yes! A reason to watch the opening theme tune to the 1980s children’s show again.
# Ready Or Not...
VIDEO: Cat loses game of hide and seek
The music makes this cats at play video all the better.
# Team Amercia
God Bless Amercia. Mitt Romney app gaffe has the Internet laughing
Late-night comedian Steven Colbert has even made up a national anthem for the new dream country.
# go pats
WATCH: Let's all make fun of Tom Brady
He may have Gisele Bündchen on his arm, but he’s also got a ‘wicked Baasten accent.’
# Bloom 2012
Slideshow: Take a sneak peek at Bloom 2012
The gardening event opens tomorrow morning in the Phoenix Park and runs until Monday evening.
Bob Dylan commended for influence on American culture
From protests during the civil rights movement era to a presidential honour at the White House, times are a-changin’ for Bob Dylan.
# eat your veg
Irish fan puts careers of Keane, Giles and Brady down to the 'power of potatoes'
This is our new favourite amongst the flags going to Poland.
Michael Jackson’s desperate letter to Lisa Marie pulled from auction
A scrawled letter from Michael Jackson complains about a lack of sleep.
# pic of the day
Gardaí Cutting Loose Pic of the Day
No comment.
# Out of the Woods
Tee break: Ireland's Euro stars chill out with a round of golf in Montecatini
We’ll spare you the puns about Shane’s Long game, Paul Green in regulation and David FOREde…
Referendum Free Zone: the Internet's best offerings to get you through the moratorium
Cats, kids and polar bears! What referendum?
VIDEO: Adorable Hamster Playing Dead Video of the Day
No comment.
# superhuman
Man saves cousin by lifting car off him
Scientific effect of so-called “hysterical strength” caused by surge of adrenaline still not fully proven – but New Zealand case provokes interest.
# Thar She Blows
VIDEO: Team New Zealand swerve to avoid whale in Volvo Ocean Race
“It’s on the left, ON THE LEFT!”
# Nom
Hurray! It's National Fish and Chips Day
Anyone for a chipper? There’s an excuse to eat fish and chips today – they’re half-price. Whoo!