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Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Viral

All time
# not a cat
'I'm not a cat': Lawyer goes viral for accidental kitten filter
Rod Ponton said he still isn’t sure how the cat filter entered the virtual courtroom.
# Viral
Vatican explains that Pope Francis withdrew his ring for hygiene reasons
The video was shared online and had gained more than 11 million views on Twitter.
# Online Safety
Is it an internet hoax? 'No reports' of Momo challenge to authorities
CyberSafeIreland said that it has been “inundated” by enquiries about Momo – mainly from the media.
# Viral
Why one woman’s viral response to a humiliating job interview isn’t all that surprising
“It felt like being sat in a room with my abusive ex.”
# Rising Star
Who is Lizzo? The singer and rapper who jams on the flute and works with the Kardashians
The woman responsible for some serious bangers.
# boohoo
People are ripping the piss out of these Boohoo 'maternity' models
What is that!?
# Viral
10 Irish celebrities jumping on the #10YearChallenge bandwagon
They’re taking a walk down memory lane.
'It doesn't mean much unless you're going out in the Aviva': Mixed emotions for Morris after 40 yard wonder-goal
Ian Morris scored a stunning 40 yard goal for Bohemians in their FAI Cup semi-final replay on Monday.
# Deportation
Swedish student's stunt to save Afghan man from deportation goes viral
The incident took place on Monday.
# viral hero
Family of Paris balcony boy thank 'Spiderman' as he signs up for fire service internship
Mamoudou Gassama has become a worldwide name after his feat of bravery.
# Viral
Woman fired for giving Trump the finger sues her former employer
Juli Briskman said the decision to terminate her was a violation of her right to free speech.
# Rulebreaker guy
Trinity's 'rulebreaker guy' spoke out about how frustrating it was to go viral
He landed Reddit’s front page three times.
# lavender glitter
A Cork granny accidentally bought lingerie in Dunnes thinking it was a Christmas bauble and it's all over Twitter
The best story.
# keaton jones
Mark Ruffalo and Chris Evans stepped in with a really sound gesture for this boy who was being bullied
And so many people have been offering support.
# Viral
The 'Sharknado' phenomenon: making America bait again
Social media buzz around the movies has turned the series into one of the most popular ever made for television.
# morto
This Irish 'couple' made a holy show of themselves with a fake proposal at an outdoor karaoke event
You can’t take us anywhere
# Mistaken Identity
The Herald has apologised after mistaking Stormzy for Romelu Lukaku on its back page
The mix-up has gone viral and also led to a response from the musician.
# stay safe
'Once it's online it's very difficult to get back': The dangers of posting sexual images on the net
We spoke to a Detective Superintendent about the issue.
# is mise peadar robinson
An old story about the DUP's website getting hacked as Gaeilge has gone viral
By someone called ‘Hector O’Hackatdawn’.
# row row row your boat
This video of an Antrim stag 'rowing' through Dublin Airport has been viewed nearly 8 million times
What happens on a stag stays on a stag. Unless it goes viral, of course.
# happy families
The family at the centre of THAT viral interview are back for another one
The kids steal the show once more.
# Viral
Carlow teen thanks public after raising €600,000 for cancer treatment following emotional video
“On this Valentine’s Day, I didn’t just receive a teddy or a card, but the chance of life.”
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral today: Friday
It’s tea-break time.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral today: Monday
It’s tea break time.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral today: Sunday
It’s tea break time.
# daily digest
Here's What's Going Viral Right Now: Tuesday
It’s tea break time.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral right now: Friday
It’s tea-break time.
# break the internet
From the figure of 8 in Chicago to Shane Byrne's Olympic doppleganger: 8 times that rugby went viral this year
Plus, nine-year-old Australian powerhouse Meaalofa Te’o.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral right now: Thursday
It’s tea-break time.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral today: Monday
It’s tea-break time.
# giz a laugh
This 'If Home Alone Was Set In Dublin' sketch has blown up on Facebook
And it’s beautifully NSFW.
# itstimetorepeal
An Irish couple's trip to Liverpool for an abortion has gone viral on Twitter
And they’re winning so much support.
# mother son banter
Here's what Offaly man Joe Troy makes of his epic Snapchat story going viral worldwide
“It just snowballed.”
# striking mullet
Australian teenager sues media over photograph of his mullet haircut
The New South Wales District Court judge in the case has dismissed all of the actions taken by Ali Mosslmani bar one.
# flipping out
This Dublin granny was featured on Good Morning America for *nailing* a bottle flip
GOOD WOMAN, GRANNY.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral today: Friday
It’s tea-break time.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral today: Monday
It’s tea-break time.
# Body Image
This nurse's status about why you shouldn't judge a book by its cover is going mega viral
Mary Walls Penney’s was criticised for her multicoloured hair — and she showed everyone
# Ah here
This mam had the last laugh on coworkers who had been stealing milk from the fridge
Ice cold.
# daily digest
Here's what's going viral right now: Tuesday
It’s tea-break time.