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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 18,224 Views 16 Comments

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

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 16,933 Views 59 Comments

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

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 30,482 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.

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 24,280 Views 149 Comments

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

'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 30,564 Views 92 Comments

“Everything I say is what I believe.”

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 19,005 Views 115 Comments

The Left Hook, anyone?

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 19,825 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 3,829 Views 6 Comments

Ireland is not ready for this, George.

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 8,810 Views 5 Comments

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

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 61,762 Views 64 Comments

… by his wife.

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 2,098 Views 4 Comments

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

"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 23,971 Views 237 Comments

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

Psychic Readings Live top broadcasting complaints list
# Bai
# Bai

Psychic Readings Live top broadcasting complaints list

Dec 21st 2012, 3:27 PM 5,979 Views 18 Comments

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

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 6,808 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.