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#speech

# speech - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Line saying this will be Enda Kenny's last St Patrick's Day as Taoiseach removed from speech
# White House
# White House

Line saying this will be Enda Kenny's last St Patrick's Day as Taoiseach removed from speech

Mar 15th 2017, 9:32 PM 16,203 Views 60 Comments

Meanwhile, Kenny has said he will raise marriage equality with Mike Pence if he gets the chance.

# speech - Monday 6 March, 2017

'He’d be a massively proud man. It’s just unfortunate that he missed the biggest match of our lives'
# Heartfelt
From The42
# Heartfelt

'He’d be a massively proud man. It’s just unfortunate that he missed the biggest match of our lives'

Mar 6th 2017, 2:58 PM 6,240 Views 1 Comment

Eilís Ní Chaiside spoke of her late father Thomas following Slaughtneil’s magnificent AIB All-Ireland Camogie Senior Club final.

# speech - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Dean Strang on Steven Avery: 'I'm very hopeful that they will discover new evidence and get him back in court'
# Making A Murderer
# Making A Murderer

Dean Strang on Steven Avery: 'I'm very hopeful that they will discover new evidence and get him back in court'

Feb 1st 2017, 7:29 PM 24,940 Views 13 Comments

Strang was speaking today in Dublin.

# speech - Friday 20 January, 2017

BBC made an absolute hames of the inauguration subtitles and it was gas
# Just Do One
From The Daily Edge
# Just Do One

BBC made an absolute hames of the inauguration subtitles and it was gas

Jan 20th 2017, 7:24 PM 9,406 Views 0 Comments

“Just shut it, yeah?”

'America First': President Donald Trump's inaugural speech in full
# It Begins
# It Begins

'America First': President Donald Trump's inaugural speech in full

Jan 20th 2017, 6:49 PM 11,783 Views 74 Comments

“The forgotten men and women of our country will be forgotten no longer.”

# speech - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"
# Speech
# Speech

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"

Nov 22nd 2016, 4:07 PM 601 Views 88 Comments

World Jewish Conference delegates hear Higgins address concerns over ‘walls’ and ‘fear’ challenging the world.

# speech - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Hillary Clinton just delivered some powerful and emotional words to young women in her concession speech
# Glass Ceiling
From The Daily Edge
# Glass Ceiling

Hillary Clinton just delivered some powerful and emotional words to young women in her concession speech

Nov 9th 2016, 5:37 PM 4,798 Views 5 Comments

“I know we haven’t shattered this glass ceiling but someday someone will…”

'This is painful and it will be for a long time': Hillary Clinton speaks for first time after defeat
# USA 2016
# USA 2016

'This is painful and it will be for a long time': Hillary Clinton speaks for first time after defeat

Nov 9th 2016, 4:56 PM 38,346 Views 120 Comments

“I know how disappointed you feel because I do too,” she told her supporters.

# speech - Friday 4 November, 2016

Melania Trump caught plagiarising again, but this time she's gone for one of her husband's ex-wives
# Sincere Flattery
# Sincere Flattery

Melania Trump caught plagiarising again, but this time she's gone for one of her husband's ex-wives

Nov 4th 2016, 7:26 AM 44,321 Views 103 Comments

In a speech in Pennsylvania, Trump’s wife said that American culture has become “too mean”.

# speech - Friday 29 July, 2016

Last night's Hillary Clinton speech in 15 glorious tweets
# History Made
From The Daily Edge
# History Made

Last night's Hillary Clinton speech in 15 glorious tweets

Jul 29th 2016, 8:34 AM 7,254 Views 1 Comment

So many moments.

# speech - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

12 tweets that sum up how much of a boss Michelle Obama was last night
# Beyoncé's Beyoncé
From The Daily Edge
# Beyoncé's Beyoncé

12 tweets that sum up how much of a boss Michelle Obama was last night

Jul 26th 2016, 9:44 AM 8,817 Views 0 Comments

Michelle for President!

# speech - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Simon Harris has apologised to Amanda Mellet in the Dáil
# UN Abortion Case
# UN Abortion Case

Simon Harris has apologised to Amanda Mellet in the Dáil

Jun 30th 2016, 7:00 PM 29,461 Views 151 Comments

The Health Minister also revealed that he wishes Ireland would allow for abortion in the case of fatal foetal abnormalities.

# speech - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Lucinda accuses Independent News and Media of "smear campaign" as she steps down as Renua leader
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

Lucinda accuses Independent News and Media of "smear campaign" as she steps down as Renua leader

May 14th 2016, 12:21 PM 36,758 Views 128 Comments

She was speaking at the Renua National Members’ meeting this morning in Portlaoise.

# speech - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Donald Trump speech cleverly used for Copa America ad on Argentinian TV station
# Coming From All Over
From The42
# Coming From All Over

Donald Trump speech cleverly used for Copa America ad on Argentinian TV station

May 3rd 2016, 6:48 PM 6,423 Views 4 Comments

Sorry Donald, but no wall is going to stop the likes of Leo Messi and Sergio Aguero.

# speech - Monday 2 May, 2016

There's a way to make your iPhone read text out to you
# Hello Dave
# Hello Dave

There's a way to make your iPhone read text out to you

May 2nd 2016, 8:30 AM 28,816 Views 11 Comments

Sometimes it’s handy to hear what’s on screen instead of reading it.

# speech - Thursday 28 January, 2016

One of Irish politics' most vociferous voices just bowed out in typical style
# Rabbitte Out
# Rabbitte Out

One of Irish politics' most vociferous voices just bowed out in typical style

Jan 28th 2016, 4:15 PM 35,016 Views 108 Comments

And it was a good one.

# speech - Monday 9 November, 2015

A teenager who just found out he has cancer gave this inspiring speech to his class
# Be Gallant
# Be Gallant

A teenager who just found out he has cancer gave this inspiring speech to his class

Nov 9th 2015, 8:01 PM 25,189 Views 30 Comments

“Be gallant, be gracious, and be grateful for the opportunities you have.”

A teen who just found out he has cancer gave this inspiring speech to his class
# Be Gallant
From The Daily Edge
# Be Gallant

A teen who just found out he has cancer gave this inspiring speech to his class

Nov 9th 2015, 5:13 PM 3,916 Views 1 Comment

“Be gallant, be gracious, and be grateful for the opportunities you have.”

# speech - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

IN FULL: Brendan Howlin's Budget speech
# Budget 2016
# Budget 2016

IN FULL: Brendan Howlin's Budget speech

Oct 13th 2015, 4:25 PM 6,599 Views 16 Comments

“Today we reap the benefits of the hard work and resilience of the Irish people.”

IN FULL: Michael Noonan's Budget speech
# Budget 2016
# Budget 2016

IN FULL: Michael Noonan's Budget speech

Oct 13th 2015, 3:28 PM 8,134 Views 15 Comments

“No more booms and bust.”

# speech - Monday 21 September, 2015

Did this TD plagiarise a speech on Islamic State from a US congressman?
# Divine Inspiration
# Divine Inspiration

Did this TD plagiarise a speech on Islamic State from a US congressman?

Sep 21st 2015, 7:48 PM 12,787 Views 32 Comments

The Tipperary TD’s motion contains several phrases the same as a resolution from the US Congress.

Watch Viola Davis' moving speech after becoming the first black woman to win Best Actress Emmy
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch Viola Davis' moving speech after becoming the first black woman to win Best Actress Emmy

Sep 21st 2015, 11:00 AM 15,128 Views 39 Comments

“The only thing that separates women of colour from everyone else is opportunity.”

# speech - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

What is the deal with the croaky throat noise the Kardashians make?
# Vocal Fry
# Vocal Fry

What is the deal with the croaky throat noise the Kardashians make?

Jul 28th 2015, 10:18 PM 40,670 Views 31 Comments

You’ll know it as soon as you hear it.

Amy Schumer's speech didn't make me laugh, it just made me sad
# Opinion
# Opinion

Amy Schumer's speech didn't make me laugh, it just made me sad

Jul 28th 2015, 5:00 PM 504 Views 42 Comments

The Amy Schumers and Tina Feys of the world, are for the most part a breath of fresh air, where their comedy sells, not their bodies.

# speech - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Everyone's been talking about Caitlyn Jenner’s emotional speech at last night’s ESPN awards
# Brave
From The42
# Brave

Everyone's been talking about Caitlyn Jenner’s emotional speech at last night’s ESPN awards

Jul 16th 2015, 1:44 PM 7,428 Views 12 Comments

“This transition has been harder on me than anything I could have imagined.”

# speech - Sunday 28 June, 2015

These are the tech terms and names you are likely mispronouncing
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

These are the tech terms and names you are likely mispronouncing

Jun 28th 2015, 11:29 AM 26,273 Views 61 Comments

Mail… kimp?

# speech - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Fine Gael senator’s speech taken from Irish Independent article
# Copy And Paste
# Copy And Paste

Fine Gael senator’s speech taken from Irish Independent article

Jun 16th 2015, 6:30 PM 29,303 Views 66 Comments

Catherine Noone’s speech on inheritance tax is largely similar to an article by Charlie Weston.

# speech - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Bertie: Bank crisis was the reason I went grey in just six months
# Bertie Lols
# Bertie Lols

Bertie: Bank crisis was the reason I went grey in just six months

Jun 3rd 2015, 10:28 AM 12,702 Views 57 Comments

The former taoiseach spoke to school pupils in Wales yesterday.

# speech - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Shia LaBeouf's motivational speech will frighten the bejaysus out of you
# Motivational Speaker
From The Daily Edge
# Motivational Speaker

Shia LaBeouf's motivational speech will frighten the bejaysus out of you

May 30th 2015, 12:11 PM 4,626 Views 2 Comments

Beats the time he wore a paper bag on his head anyway.

# speech - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Republican charged for 'encouraging terrorism' with Easter speech
# Belfast
# Belfast

Republican charged for 'encouraging terrorism' with Easter speech

Apr 21st 2015, 9:37 AM 9,122 Views 0 Comments

He is due to appear before court this morning.

# speech - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Angelina Jolie told kids to be 'proud' of being different in a lovely speech last night
# Just Smile
From The Daily Edge
# Just Smile

Angelina Jolie told kids to be 'proud' of being different in a lovely speech last night

Mar 29th 2015, 9:10 AM 3,556 Views 3 Comments

“Don’t fit in. Don’t sit still. Don’t ever try to be less than what you are.”

# speech - Monday 23 March, 2015

Activist pulls out of Trinity talk on 'Rise of Islamism' citing unreasonable conditions
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Activist pulls out of Trinity talk on 'Rise of Islamism' citing unreasonable conditions

Mar 23rd 2015, 4:26 PM 21,607 Views 121 Comments

She said she was told TCD was worried the talk would be ‘antagonising’ to Muslim students.

Here's why everyone's talking about Kerry Washington's powerful speech on equality
# Nailed It
From The Daily Edge
# Nailed It

Here's why everyone's talking about Kerry Washington's powerful speech on equality

Mar 23rd 2015, 1:45 PM 3,155 Views 2 Comments

If only every awards speech was this compelling.

# speech - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

"Believe in something!" - Here's why everyone's talking about Michael Sheen's stirring speech
# Get Out
From The Daily Edge
# Get Out

"Believe in something!" - Here's why everyone's talking about Michael Sheen's stirring speech

Mar 3rd 2015, 10:03 AM 5,344 Views 1 Comment

“By God, believe in something”

# speech - Friday 27 February, 2015

'I shudder to think about a Sinn Féin foreign policy that would alienate allies'
# Election Talk
# Election Talk

'I shudder to think about a Sinn Féin foreign policy that would alienate allies'

Feb 27th 2015, 8:20 PM 20,900 Views 243 Comments

The Minister for Health Leo Varadkar said voters should be worried about what kind of “coalition of extremes” .

# speech - Monday 23 February, 2015

Why is Patricia Arquette getting criticised for her Oscar speech?
# Equal Rights
# Equal Rights

Why is Patricia Arquette getting criticised for her Oscar speech?

Feb 23rd 2015, 1:41 PM 45,545 Views 57 Comments

She called for wage equality “once and for all”.

# speech - Sunday 22 February, 2015

'If I was a young gay person, I'd have a spring in my step after Enda's comments'
# Equality
# Equality

'If I was a young gay person, I'd have a spring in my step after Enda's comments'

Feb 22nd 2015, 3:07 PM 17,543 Views 190 Comments

The Gay and Lesbian Equality Network said Kenny’s call for a yes vote in the marriage referendum is deeply significant.

# speech - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Hacking, war and talks with South Korea... Kim Jong Un gave a New Year's Day speech
# North Korea
# North Korea

Hacking, war and talks with South Korea... Kim Jong Un gave a New Year's Day speech

Jan 1st 2015, 1:26 PM 13,529 Views 23 Comments

A summit between the two countries has not been held since 2007.

# speech - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Mary Lou says she 'would walk through the hot coals of hell to protect children'
# Cover Up Claims
# Cover Up Claims

Mary Lou says she 'would walk through the hot coals of hell to protect children'

Nov 12th 2014, 7:51 PM 9,869 Views 0 Comments

She added that Maíria Cahill made a brave decision to come forward.

# speech - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

What is it like to escape life in North Korea? This incredible speech will tell you
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

What is it like to escape life in North Korea? This incredible speech will tell you

Oct 21st 2014, 11:38 AM 15,741 Views 67 Comments

Yeonmi Park gave a speech to the One Young World conference on Saturday.