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# waterford-whispers - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Aengus Mac Grianna apologises for role in controversial 'God is rapist' skit on RTÉ
# Waterford Whispers
# Waterford Whispers

Aengus Mac Grianna apologises for role in controversial 'God is rapist' skit on RTÉ

Jan 5th 2021, 5:45 PM 51,265 Views 107 Comments

RTÉ has received thousands of complaints about the comedy sketch, which was broadcast on New Year’s Eve.

# waterford-whispers - Thursday 27 December, 2018

'It's just a sh*tfest. You can't parody the man': Waterford Whispers and satire after Trump
# Annual Book
# Annual Book

'It's just a sh*tfest. You can't parody the man': Waterford Whispers and satire after Trump

Dec 27th 2018, 10:00 PM 40,959 Views 25 Comments

Waterford Whispers founder Colm Williamson spoke to TheJournal.ie about the publication’s fifth annual book.

# waterford-whispers - Monday 13 February, 2017

Waterford Whispers has duped half the internet with this journalist's 'resignation letter' From The Daily Edge

Waterford Whispers has duped half the internet with this journalist's 'resignation letter'

Feb 13th 2017, 7:05 PM 13,916 Views 3 Comments

It’s the most viral image on Imgur today. Not bad, eh?

# waterford-whispers - Saturday 26 December, 2015

15 Irish headlines that SHOULD have been Waterford Whispers (but weren't)
# Here Is The News
# Here Is The News

15 Irish headlines that SHOULD have been Waterford Whispers (but weren't)

Dec 26th 2015, 5:00 PM 28,722 Views 19 Comments

TD warns of smelly women.

# waterford-whispers - Friday 25 December, 2015

15 Irish headlines that SHOULD have been Waterford Whispers (but weren't)
# Here Is The News
From The Daily Edge
# Here Is The News

15 Irish headlines that SHOULD have been Waterford Whispers (but weren't)

Dec 25th 2015, 9:00 PM 9,065 Views 1 Comment

TD warns of smelly women.

# waterford-whispers - Friday 7 August, 2015

Denis O’Brien has asked another website to remove an article
# Busy
# Busy

Denis O’Brien has asked another website to remove an article

Aug 7th 2015, 7:58 PM 29,459 Views 47 Comments

Waterford Whispers yesterday removed an article after receiving a letter from O’Brien’s legal team.

Can You Tell The Waterford Whispers Headline From An Actual Headline?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Can You Tell The Waterford Whispers Headline From An Actual Headline?

Aug 7th 2015, 6:05 PM 8,201 Views 3 Comments

Can you tell the difference?

9 times Waterford Whispers was realer than the actual news
# Too Real
From The Daily Edge
# Too Real

9 times Waterford Whispers was realer than the actual news

Aug 7th 2015, 2:30 PM 24,716 Views 11 Comments

We salute you, WWN.

# waterford-whispers - Monday 25 May, 2015

Waterford Whispers just duped a Ugandan news magazine
# Uganda Be Kidding Me
# Uganda Be Kidding Me

Waterford Whispers just duped a Ugandan news magazine

May 25th 2015, 10:09 AM 39,068 Views 55 Comments

Not AGAIN.

Waterford Whispers just duped a Ugandan news magazine
# Uganda Be Kidding Me
From The Daily Edge
# Uganda Be Kidding Me

Waterford Whispers just duped a Ugandan news magazine

May 25th 2015, 9:58 AM 11,928 Views 13 Comments

Not AGAIN.

# waterford-whispers - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Waterford Whispers just fooled one of Germany's biggest news magazines
# A Lidl Embarrassing
From The Daily Edge
# A Lidl Embarrassing

Waterford Whispers just fooled one of Germany's biggest news magazines

May 12th 2015, 11:02 PM 33,512 Views 5 Comments

Whoopsie.

Waterford Whispers just fooled one of Germany’s biggest news magazines
# A Lidl Embarrassing
# A Lidl Embarrassing

Waterford Whispers just fooled one of Germany’s biggest news magazines

May 12th 2015, 2:07 PM 121,153 Views 56 Comments

Whoops!

# waterford-whispers - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Waterford Whispers receives praise from The Washington Post
# Je Suis Charlie
# Je Suis Charlie

Waterford Whispers receives praise from The Washington Post

Jan 14th 2015, 3:10 PM 40,564 Views 35 Comments

Waterford Whispers News was today featured in The Washington Post.

# waterford-whispers - Saturday 20 December, 2014

11 Waterford Whispers headlines that sum up the year 2014
# Satire
From The Daily Edge
# Satire

11 Waterford Whispers headlines that sum up the year 2014

Dec 20th 2014, 6:00 PM 47,385 Views 19 Comments

Kim Kardashian Becomes Wedged In Ailwee Caves, and other classics from 2014.

# waterford-whispers - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Ryan Tubridy responds to spoof death article with a cheery selfie
# Careless Whispers
From The Daily Edge
# Careless Whispers

Ryan Tubridy responds to spoof death article with a cheery selfie

Apr 23rd 2014, 12:27 PM 6,802 Views 2 Comments

Yesterday, Waterford Whispers “reported” that he was found “dead inside”. Don’t worry though, he’s all right.

# waterford-whispers - Saturday 8 February, 2014

A lot of angry Hardwell fans have fallen for this satirical article
# Morto
From The Daily Edge
# Morto

A lot of angry Hardwell fans have fallen for this satirical article

Feb 8th 2014, 3:18 PM 5,355 Views 3 Comments

Waterford Whispers does it again…

# waterford-whispers - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Fake news site Waterford Whispers is planning to create some real jobs…
# This Just In
# This Just In

Fake news site Waterford Whispers is planning to create some real jobs…

Feb 2nd 2014, 8:30 PM 36,623 Views 35 Comments

Former bar trade worker Colm Williamson’s hoping to create five jobs over the next year as he goes full-time with ‘Ireland’s Number One Satire News Source’.

# waterford-whispers - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Whoops... Media outlets duped by North Korea 'rocket to the sun' story
# Waterford Whispers
# Waterford Whispers

Whoops... Media outlets duped by North Korea 'rocket to the sun' story

Jan 25th 2014, 8:03 PM 70,503 Views 35 Comments

A raft of sites have been taken by the ‘Waterford Whispers’ report on North Korea’s out-of-this-world claims — including our own Sunday World.

# waterford-whispers - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Someone on Facebook fell for satirical article claiming the Spire was robbed
# Duped
From The Daily Edge
# Duped

Someone on Facebook fell for satirical article claiming the Spire was robbed

Jan 7th 2014, 12:13 PM 5,302 Views 5 Comments

We’re sure he’s not the only one…