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# sad - Friday 12 October, 2012

The 7 saddest moments from your childhood
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From The Daily Edge
# Spoiler Alert

The 7 saddest moments from your childhood

Oct 12th 2012, 1:58 PM 17,818 Views 82 Comments

“He can’t see without his glasses”. Weep.

# sad - Monday 18 June, 2012

Monaghan United withdraws from Airtricity League
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From The42
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Monaghan United withdraws from Airtricity League

Jun 18th 2012, 12:07 PM 5,678 Views 43 Comments

Chairman Jim McGlone confirmed the club’s decision to end its 27-year affiliation with the League of Ireland in a statement released this morning.

# sad - Monday 14 May, 2012

Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy
# Tragic
# Tragic

Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy

May 14th 2012, 10:51 AM 2,305 Views 8 Comments

Duwayne Philpott, whose five siblings died on Friday, lost his fight for life at Birmingham Children’s Hospital overnight.

# sad - Thursday 26 April, 2012

How happy are you? Scientists want to know
# HAPPY NATION
# HAPPY NATION

How happy are you? Scientists want to know

Apr 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 7,134 Views 12 Comments

The Science Gallery’s new exhibition ‘Happy? Take a Second Look’ uncovers the true mood of the nation – and will putting the country to the happiness test.

# sad - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Wallabies fly-half Michael Lynagh receiving treatment for suspected stroke
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From The42
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Wallabies fly-half Michael Lynagh receiving treatment for suspected stroke

Apr 18th 2012, 1:40 PM 510 Views 0 Comments

The 48-year-old World Cup winner was visiting his hometown of Brisbane when he suffered the ill-effects of intracranial bleeding.

# sad - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Dublin’s 74-year-old doll hospital and teddy bear clinic closes today
# The Dollstore
From The Daily Edge
# The Dollstore

Dublin’s 74-year-old doll hospital and teddy bear clinic closes today

Feb 4th 2012, 7:59 AM 8,137 Views 33 Comments

Business was good at The Doll Store but expensive overheads mean it will only continue to trade online.

# sad - Monday 7 November, 2011

Ferdinand death threat delivered to Loftus Road
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From The42
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Ferdinand death threat delivered to Loftus Road

Nov 7th 2011, 1:56 PM 130 Views 0 Comments

The Queens Park Rangers defender, currently involved in both an FA and police racism inquiry, was the intended recipient of a threatening letter sent to the club’s West London ground.

# sad - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Arthritic man robs $1 from bank – so he can get healthcare in jail
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From The Daily Edge
# Sad

Arthritic man robs $1 from bank – so he can get healthcare in jail

Jun 21st 2011, 7:41 PM 1,464 Views 27 Comments

An American man resorted to crime simply because he couldn’t afford health care without being in state custody.

# sad - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Pensioner who was dropped into freezing sea by medics dies in hospital
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Pensioner who was dropped into freezing sea by medics dies in hospital

Apr 23rd 2011, 4:40 PM 1,961 Views 0 Comments

Janet Richardson had been on holiday aboard a cruise liner when she fell ill. As she was being evacuated on to a rescue boat she fell into the sub zero seas.

# sad - Monday 18 April, 2011

Take 5: Monday
Live Apr 18th 2011, 4:52 PM

Take 5: Monday

Mother "shocked" to learn sons had been kept caged by their father
Live Apr 18th 2011, 3:51 PM

Mother "shocked" to learn sons had been kept caged by their father

# sad - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Woman dies at workplace desk... nobody notices until next day
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Woman dies at workplace desk... nobody notices until next day

Feb 16th 2011, 7:19 PM 5,233 Views 0 Comments

Rebecca Wells, 51, worked for the county of Los Angeles. She died on Friday morning… but nobody realised until Saturday.

# sad - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

Child beggars up by 9%, according to ISPCC
# Children
# Children

Child beggars up by 9%, according to ISPCC

Nov 9th 2010, 7:59 PM 435 Views 0 Comments

The number of children seen begging in Dublin reaches 966 in 2009, with a further increase likely.

# sad - Friday 22 October, 2010

Generous Irish donors pay for Stefan's body to go home
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# Sad

Generous Irish donors pay for Stefan's body to go home

Oct 22nd 2010, 2:03 PM 237 Views 0 Comments

Thousands pledged to repatriate remains of depressed Slovakian man who killed himself over financial woes.