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# the-force - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Sergeant Maurice McCabe to retire from An Garda Síochána
# Whistleblower
# Whistleblower

Sergeant Maurice McCabe to retire from An Garda Síochána

Oct 31st 2018, 7:11 AM 37,561 Views 86 Comments

The whistleblower retires weeks after the Disclosures Tribunal found that he was “repulsively denigrated”.

# the-force - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

The adorable 'porgs' in the new Star Wars trailer are actually based on puffins found on Skellig Michael
# Kerry Represent
# Kerry Represent

The adorable 'porgs' in the new Star Wars trailer are actually based on puffins found on Skellig Michael

Oct 11th 2017, 8:10 PM 20,527 Views 23 Comments

They’re becoming internet sensations.

The adorable 'porgs' in the new Star Wars trailer are actually based on puffins found on Skellig Michael
# Kerry Represent
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# Kerry Represent

The adorable 'porgs' in the new Star Wars trailer are actually based on puffins found on Skellig Michael

Oct 11th 2017, 5:03 PM 4,884 Views 2 Comments

They’re becoming internet sensations.

# the-force - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Dublin was invaded by a bunch of dancing stormtroopers yesterday
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Dublin was invaded by a bunch of dancing stormtroopers yesterday

Sep 15th 2016, 8:32 AM 8,427 Views 1 Comment

Let’s do the TWIST.

# the-force - Thursday 19 May, 2016

This musician made a Star Wars parody of the Hills of Donegal
# Hills Of Darth Vader
From The Daily Edge
# Hills Of Darth Vader

This musician made a Star Wars parody of the Hills of Donegal

May 19th 2016, 8:04 AM 2,637 Views 1 Comment

“Inisowen could soon be known for a girl by the name of Rey”.

# the-force - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Mark Hamill showed up to have breakfast with a Derry teen cancer survivor
# THE FORCE
From The Daily Edge
# THE FORCE

Mark Hamill showed up to have breakfast with a Derry teen cancer survivor

May 17th 2016, 7:46 AM 4,707 Views 3 Comments

Massive Star Wars fan Jamie Harkin got the surprise of his life.

# the-force - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Gardaí don't want any new recruits until their pay cuts are reversed
# Numbers Game
# Numbers Game

Gardaí don't want any new recruits until their pay cuts are reversed

May 4th 2016, 5:46 PM 14,769 Views 47 Comments

The Garda Representative Association welcomed the commitment to increasing numbers to 15,000 but said pay needs to be tackled first.

# the-force - Monday 18 April, 2016

Donegal school kids gave an adorable musical welcome to the Star Wars crew
# Malin Head
From The Daily Edge
# Malin Head

Donegal school kids gave an adorable musical welcome to the Star Wars crew

Apr 18th 2016, 7:43 AM 4,530 Views 4 Comments

The force is with them.

# the-force - Thursday 7 January, 2016

This little girl just found out who Luke Skywalker's dad is and her reaction is brilliant
# Trooper
From The Daily Edge
# Trooper

This little girl just found out who Luke Skywalker's dad is and her reaction is brilliant

Jan 7th 2016, 7:47 AM 5,908 Views 4 Comments

You can see the exact moment her mind is blown.

# the-force - Monday 4 January, 2016

Want to become a garda? Applications close this week
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# THE FORCE

Want to become a garda? Applications close this week

Jan 4th 2016, 10:22 PM 30,343 Views 89 Comments

A total of 600 new garda positions will be created this year.

# the-force - Saturday 19 December, 2015

This chart shows how The Force Awakens could bring in $9 billion
# Star Wars
# Star Wars

This chart shows how The Force Awakens could bring in $9 billion

Dec 19th 2015, 10:15 AM 13,766 Views 40 Comments

Most of the revenue is expected to come from Merchandise sales.

# the-force - Friday 18 December, 2015

Here's why people are dressing their babies up as Star Wars characters
# Star Wars
From The Daily Edge
# Star Wars

Here's why people are dressing their babies up as Star Wars characters

Dec 18th 2015, 6:51 PM 4,265 Views 1 Comment

This. This is why we have children.

# the-force - Thursday 17 December, 2015

BB-8 droid attacks David McCullagh in Prime Time studio
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# THE FORCE

BB-8 droid attacks David McCullagh in Prime Time studio

Dec 17th 2015, 10:30 PM 26,660 Views 18 Comments

Don’t worry, there were no Star Wars spoilers on Prime Time.

London has taken on the Spire lightsaber with a pretty epic one of their own
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London has taken on the Spire lightsaber with a pretty epic one of their own

Dec 17th 2015, 7:40 AM 4,543 Views 2 Comments

Nelson’s column is LIT.

# the-force - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Here's the inevitable Star Wars parody of the catcall video
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From The Daily Edge
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Here's the inevitable Star Wars parody of the catcall video

Nov 12th 2014, 8:29 AM 1,870 Views 2 Comments

Oh, you jokers.

# the-force - Thursday 19 June, 2014

14 wonderfully geeky parents who are doing it right
# Beta Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Beta Baby

14 wonderfully geeky parents who are doing it right

Jun 19th 2014, 1:00 PM 34,427 Views 16 Comments

The force is with them all.

# the-force - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

This Irish lad's Star Wars audition tape is brilliant
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From The Daily Edge
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This Irish lad's Star Wars audition tape is brilliant

Dec 10th 2013, 11:52 AM 5,586 Views 3 Comments

He’s not really auditioning though. Or is he?

# the-force - Monday 5 November, 2012

Who will direct the new Star Wars films? Here's a wish list
# Star Wars
From The Daily Edge
# Star Wars

Who will direct the new Star Wars films? Here's a wish list

Nov 5th 2012, 3:31 PM 897 Views 1 Comment

JJ Abrams? Christopher Nolan? Ben Affleck?

# the-force - Friday 4 May, 2012

Fancy getting Leia-ed? Star Wars couples should visit Dublin...
# MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU
From The Daily Edge
# MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU

Fancy getting Leia-ed? Star Wars couples should visit Dublin...

May 4th 2012, 2:45 PM 3,380 Views 7 Comments

May the “fourth” (of May) be with you. Star Wars convention opens today – and will give its unofficial blessing to couples.