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    # satire - Saturday 28 September, 2013

    Why bankers are just like Hobbits: The week's news skewed
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    Why bankers are just like Hobbits: The week's news skewed

    Sep 28th 2013, 10:30 AM 3,648 Views 10 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Most people ‘too stupid’ to emigrate, farmers want gun money, and Diageo unlikely to face charges over Arthur’s Day…

    # satire - Saturday 21 September, 2013

    No cure for the Dáil: The week's news skewed
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    No cure for the Dáil: The week's news skewed

    Sep 21st 2013, 10:30 AM 6,742 Views 15 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: No bankers to be hurt in the making of inquiry; is the Pope a Catholic?

    # satire - Monday 2 September, 2013

    The funniest Arsene Wenger 'Thrift Shop' parody video you'll see today
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    From The42
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    The funniest Arsene Wenger 'Thrift Shop' parody video you'll see today

    Sep 2nd 2013, 8:27 PM 3,978 Views 4 Comments

    The Arsenal boss has been mocked for his reluctance to spend in the transfer market.

    # satire - Saturday 24 August, 2013

    Banks to take us seriously... er, no: The week's news skewed
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    Banks to take us seriously... er, no: The week's news skewed

    Aug 24th 2013, 10:30 AM 5,508 Views 8 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Egypt despairs as Eamon Gilmore drafted in to heal divisions.

    # satire - Saturday 17 August, 2013

    Gangsters' dream of winning Rose of Tralee: The week's news skewed
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    Gangsters' dream of winning Rose of Tralee: The week's news skewed

    Aug 17th 2013, 10:15 AM 10,300 Views 3 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Belmullet gardai seek help tracing their own movements; Bradley Manning apologises to Ryanair.

    # satire - Saturday 10 August, 2013

    Dublin's most high security creche and annoying radio presenters: The week's news skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Dublin's most high security creche and annoying radio presenters: The week's news skewed

    Aug 10th 2013, 10:30 AM 15,312 Views 7 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Support grows for a Fine Gael-Fianna Fail-Labour-Sinn Féin-everyone else coalition and Dubliners terrorised by buses roaming the city.

    # satire - Friday 9 August, 2013

    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2013*
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    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2013*

    Aug 9th 2013, 10:30 AM 7,287 Views 9 Comments

    *The events of 2013 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

    # satire - Thursday 8 August, 2013

    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2012*
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    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2012*

    Aug 8th 2013, 10:30 AM 6,748 Views 9 Comments

    *The events of 2012 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

    # satire - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2011*
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    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2011*

    Aug 7th 2013, 10:30 AM 6,064 Views 8 Comments

    *The events of 2011 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

    # satire - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2010*
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    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2010*

    Aug 6th 2013, 10:30 AM 9,346 Views 37 Comments

    *The events of 2010 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

    # satire - Monday 5 August, 2013

    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2009*
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    Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2009*

    Aug 5th 2013, 10:30 AM 12,515 Views 9 Comments

    *The events of 2009 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

    # satire - Saturday 3 August, 2013

    Orgasms and MacGill: The week's news skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Orgasms and MacGill: The week's news skewed

    Aug 3rd 2013, 10:30 AM 10,430 Views 7 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: A groundshaking event at MacGill summer school, Paddy and Pat – the sequel; bankers defaulting on responsibility.

    # satire - Saturday 27 July, 2013

    Royal baby offered place in Irish creche: The week's news skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Royal baby offered place in Irish creche: The week's news skewed

    Jul 27th 2013, 10:30 AM 18,378 Views 13 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Diplomatic incidents over British Prince George, HSE tells everyone to lighten up.

    # satire - Saturday 20 July, 2013

    Bit-of-a-buffoon inquiry: The week's news skewed
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    Bit-of-a-buffoon inquiry: The week's news skewed

    Jul 20th 2013, 10:30 AM 5,574 Views 7 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Seanad insists it’s relevant, talks about fanny; parades mar riots; Magdalene nuns coach banking execs.

    # satire - Saturday 6 July, 2013

    One from the satire archive: The 85 Billion Euro Man
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    One from the satire archive: The 85 Billion Euro Man

    Jul 6th 2013, 10:30 AM 6,327 Views 4 Comments

    Still reeling from the Anglo Tapes? We recall a clairvoyant extract from satirical novel, The Eighty-Five Billion Dollar Man.

    # satire - Saturday 22 June, 2013

    How to survive lunch with Bono: The week's news skewed
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    How to survive lunch with Bono: The week's news skewed

    Jun 22nd 2013, 10:00 AM 8,227 Views 23 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: G8 leaders express their support for Seán Quinn, and things get back to normal after the Obamas leave town.

    # satire - Friday 21 June, 2013

    All the best parodies of The Angelus
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    From The Daily Edge
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    All the best parodies of The Angelus

    Jun 21st 2013, 7:30 PM 2,080 Views 1 Comment

    Let’s all take a moment to stare into the distance and reflect, shall we?

    # satire - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

    Does Michelle Obama think Irish people are "ugly m*****f*****s"?
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    Does Michelle Obama think Irish people are "ugly m*****f*****s"?

    Jun 19th 2013, 3:37 PM 52,471 Views 63 Comments

    A satirical article managed to fool hundreds of Americans, who branded the First Lady a “disgrace”

    # satire - Saturday 15 June, 2013

    PAC chairman hoping to replace Cmmdr Hadfield, bring wife and son: The week's news skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    PAC chairman hoping to replace Cmmdr Hadfield, bring wife and son: The week's news skewed

    Jun 15th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,900 Views 1 Comment

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Ireland wants to be ruled by the head of Gerry Adams and the clothed body of Rihanna.

    # satire - Saturday 8 June, 2013

    The G8 loves it when you smile: The week's news skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    The G8 loves it when you smile: The week's news skewed

    Jun 8th 2013, 10:00 AM 6,734 Views 2 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: We’ll swap you Ulster Bank for the M50, scaring off the sun.

    # satire - Saturday 25 May, 2013

    Enda Kenny visits Greece and J Edgar Shatter fights dirty: The week's news skewed
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    Enda Kenny visits Greece and J Edgar Shatter fights dirty: The week's news skewed

    May 25th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,932 Views 5 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Dáil beauty pageant causes tensions, Taoiseach and Greek PM hold shortest discussions ever, and laughter at SIPO…

    # satire - Saturday 18 May, 2013

    Only losers take the bus, right Leo?: The week's news skewed
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    Only losers take the bus, right Leo?: The week's news skewed

    May 18th 2013, 10:00 AM 12,220 Views 6 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: The Gathering at the Dáil; Cabinet clones; Alan Shatter knows what you did last summer.

    # satire - Saturday 11 May, 2013

    Fine Gael TDs on Twitter and free GP care : The week's news skewed
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    Fine Gael TDs on Twitter and free GP care : The week's news skewed

    May 11th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,294 Views 13 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Leinster House goes wild photocopying arses, free GP care for healthy citizens, and FG TDs insult each other for Twitter practice.

    # satire - Saturday 27 April, 2013

    James Reilly, circuses: The week's news skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    James Reilly, circuses: The week's news skewed

    Apr 27th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,381 Views 10 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: “I was delighted when I heard we were getting a new political party,” a man on a bus in Rialto said. “Then I heard there were TDs in it.”

    # satire - Saturday 13 April, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Apr 13th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,505 Views 8 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: How Ireland has some of the fittest fat kids in the world and why the axing of Communion grants is ‘worse than the famine’.

    # satire - Saturday 6 April, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Apr 6th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,496 Views 1 Comment

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Kim Jong-Un clings on to his place in the Dáil Technical Group, pointing Phil Hogan at North Korea and Ireland nominated by troika for fantasy government awards.

    # satire - Saturday 23 March, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Mar 23rd 2013, 10:00 AM 6,255 Views 3 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: RTE stars confused by Pope’s message of humility, and Office of Public Works ‘may never know’ the source of the Cork floods.

    # satire - Saturday 2 March, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Mar 2nd 2013, 5:00 PM 3,950 Views 3 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: SIPTU president wins Oscar; hopes rise of a politicians’ strike; Pope quits over Croke Park II; Lift chaos leads to primary care centre.

    # satire - Saturday 23 February, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Feb 23rd 2013, 5:00 PM 5,232 Views 10 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Gerry’s teddy all the talk in toy town; today’s marginalised looking forward to a State apology in 2063; cé hé Micheál Martin?

    # satire - Saturday 16 February, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Feb 16th 2013, 5:00 PM 6,958 Views 6 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Donkey meat disgusts horse meat eaters; Pat Rabbitte’s Valentine to himself; retirement advice from an ex-Pope.

    # satire - Saturday 9 February, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Feb 9th 2013, 5:00 PM 4,213 Views 1 Comment

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Burgers first past the post; Labour reminds us, ‘I woz ere’; all back to Coppers after bank debt deal.

    # satire - Saturday 26 January, 2013

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Jan 26th 2013, 5:00 PM 9,183 Views 2 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Obesity helping the recliner chair-smuggling business; rural drinking a lifeline for rural Garda stations; GAA jealous of soccer ball boy phenomenon.

    # satire - Saturday 22 December, 2012

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Dec 22nd 2012, 5:00 PM 4,547 Views 1 Comment

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Government apologises to Angela Merkel for Mayan apocalypse insult and the IMF’s seasonal message of good will to all. No, really.

    # satire - Saturday 8 December, 2012

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Dec 8th 2012, 5:00 PM 5,533 Views 4 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Wine replaces the euro as common currency; Budget enshrines right to die in poverty and exclusive details of the Love/Hate Christmas special.

    # satire - Saturday 1 December, 2012

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Dec 1st 2012, 5:00 PM 5,217 Views 5 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: 103% of adults fluent in Irish; evidence of a parliament found in Leinster House; rainwater is tax-free… for now.

    # satire - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

    Chinese paper deletes story after falling for 'The Onion' spoof
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    Chinese paper deletes story after falling for 'The Onion' spoof

    Nov 28th 2012, 9:03 AM 8,869 Views 6 Comments

    …even though Kim Jong-Un WAS named as the satirical paper’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2012.

    # satire - Saturday 24 November, 2012

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Nov 24th 2012, 5:00 PM 8,938 Views 3 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Gardaí lack resources to monitor Love/Hate characters; HSE inquiry to proceed without actually inquiring; and student grants delayed until after emigration.

    # satire - Saturday 10 November, 2012

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Nov 10th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,494 Views 4 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: A Gathering storm; Al-Quinnada; and Mitt Romney’s Irish cousin?

    # satire - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

    VIDEO: South Park takes on doping... and charity bracelets*
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    From The42
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    VIDEO: South Park takes on doping... and charity bracelets*

    Nov 7th 2012, 10:26 PM 1,244 Views 0 Comments

    The best satire on TV had its say on the biggest issue in sport this week. *May contain spoilers and/or sacrilege.

    # satire - Saturday 3 November, 2012

    Here is the week's news... skewed
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Here is the week's news... skewed

    Nov 3rd 2012, 5:00 PM 7,462 Views 5 Comments

    Breaking via The Mire wire: Making it easier to get an Irish Heritage certificate; criminals too busy wetting themselves at Garda Segways to commit crimes; Richie Boucher catches Bond producers’ eye.

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