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#The Right Hook

# the-right-hook - Thursday 2 June, 2016

George Hook is leaving the Independent for a 3-year-old sports website
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

George Hook is leaving the Independent for a 3-year-old sports website

Jun 2nd 2016, 1:44 PM 18,204 Views 16 Comments

The announcement was made by the Cork-based startup, which launched in 2013.

# the-right-hook - Saturday 28 May, 2016

BAI rejects complaint that George Hook fuelled anti-Islamic hate speech
# The Right Hook
# The Right Hook

BAI rejects complaint that George Hook fuelled anti-Islamic hate speech

May 28th 2016, 8:00 AM 16,891 Views 59 Comments

A woman complained about a show in which he discussed Muslim students and also the New Years sex attacks in Germany.

# the-right-hook - Sunday 24 January, 2016

George Hook on 'implied consent' and why he's never liked interviewing Ivana Bacik
# Pretend Outrage
# Pretend Outrage

George Hook on 'implied consent' and why he's never liked interviewing Ivana Bacik

Jan 24th 2016, 7:45 AM 30,378 Views 39 Comments

The outspoken broadcaster landed in the headlines last summer after an interview with the Labour senator. We asked him about it this week.

# the-right-hook - Monday 26 October, 2015

George Hook is considering a Dáil bid as the 'Michael Collins Fine Gael' candidate
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

George Hook is considering a Dáil bid as the 'Michael Collins Fine Gael' candidate

Oct 26th 2015, 10:11 AM 24,244 Views 149 Comments

The Newstalk broadcaster and rugby analyst could run in Dún Laoghaire.

# the-right-hook - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

'Outrageous accusation': George Hook says he isn't controversial just to wind people up
# The Right Hook
# The Right Hook

'Outrageous accusation': George Hook says he isn't controversial just to wind people up

Aug 5th 2015, 3:03 PM 30,510 Views 92 Comments

“Everything I say is what I believe.”

# the-right-hook - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Poll: Would you listen to a Pat Rabbitte-hosted radio show?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you listen to a Pat Rabbitte-hosted radio show?

Jul 7th 2015, 8:30 PM 18,990 Views 115 Comments

The Left Hook, anyone?

# the-right-hook - Friday 26 June, 2015

An essential history of George Hook’s career as an erotic novelist
# 50 Shades Of Hook
# 50 Shades Of Hook

An essential history of George Hook’s career as an erotic novelist

Jun 26th 2015, 9:30 PM 19,776 Views 16 Comments

Ireland is not ready for this, George.

An essential history of George Hook's career as an erotic novelist
# Slav For Love
From The Daily Edge
# Slav For Love

An essential history of George Hook's career as an erotic novelist

Jun 26th 2015, 10:08 AM 3,789 Views 6 Comments

Ireland is not ready for this, George.

# the-right-hook - Thursday 26 March, 2015

George Hook's powerful response to a hateful letter is going viral worldwide
# The Right Hook
From The Daily Edge
# The Right Hook

George Hook's powerful response to a hateful letter is going viral worldwide

Mar 26th 2015, 9:07 AM 8,783 Views 5 Comments

“George, nobody likes you, not even yourself.”

# the-right-hook - Friday 13 February, 2015

George Hook cancels retirement plans under threat of being kicked out of his home...
# The Right Hook
# The Right Hook

George Hook cancels retirement plans under threat of being kicked out of his home...

Feb 13th 2015, 7:28 PM 61,728 Views 64 Comments

… by his wife.

# the-right-hook - Monday 6 January, 2014

George Hook announces he's set to leave radio and television
# The End Is Nigh
From The Daily Edge
# The End Is Nigh

George Hook announces he's set to leave radio and television

Jan 6th 2014, 5:51 PM 2,088 Views 4 Comments

He posted on Twitter that his Newstalk programme will end in 2016.

# the-right-hook - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

"Pensioners should pay for their TV licences and travel" - Michael O'Leary
# Pay Up
# Pay Up

"Pensioners should pay for their TV licences and travel" - Michael O'Leary

Oct 9th 2013, 9:31 PM 23,921 Views 237 Comments

The Ryanair chief said that elderly people “don’t need” the concessions they get from the State.

# the-right-hook - Friday 21 December, 2012

Psychic Readings Live top broadcasting complaints list
# Bai
# Bai

Psychic Readings Live top broadcasting complaints list

Dec 21st 2012, 3:27 PM 5,945 Views 18 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland upheld four complaints and resolved one complaint.

# the-right-hook - Friday 4 May, 2012

Tubs still losing listeners as D'Arcy's figures rise
# JNLR
# JNLR

Tubs still losing listeners as D'Arcy's figures rise

May 4th 2012, 1:16 PM 6,772 Views 33 Comments

The latest listenership figures show that while RTE favourites Morning Ireland and Marian Finucance fared well, Ryan Tubridy and Derek Mooney suffered losses.