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# whoops - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Someone fell over on Vincent Browne last night and oh, how everyone laughed
# Dear Oh Dear
# Dear Oh Dear

Someone fell over on Vincent Browne last night and oh, how everyone laughed

May 12th 2015, 8:08 AM 35,676 Views 18 Comments

Live television, eh?

# whoops - Monday 20 April, 2015

This video of a dog completely failing at jumping is 15 seconds of pure joy
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

This video of a dog completely failing at jumping is 15 seconds of pure joy

Apr 20th 2015, 8:46 PM 5,134 Views 0 Comments

Splat.

# whoops - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

A Buckingham Palace guard fell in front of tourists, but remained cool as a cucumber
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

A Buckingham Palace guard fell in front of tourists, but remained cool as a cucumber

Apr 15th 2015, 7:35 AM 5,075 Views 2 Comments

Totally got away with it.

# whoops - Monday 30 March, 2015

The moment a kid realises he has shot his computer monitor will fill you with nerves From The Daily Edge

The moment a kid realises he has shot his computer monitor will fill you with nerves

Mar 30th 2015, 9:58 PM 6,057 Views 4 Comments

That wasn’t supposed to happen.

# whoops - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Jessica Simpson being interviewed while absolutely locked is the best thing you'll see today
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Jessica Simpson being interviewed while absolutely locked is the best thing you'll see today

Mar 24th 2015, 1:45 PM 14,009 Views 3 Comments

LOL.

# whoops - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Eastender's actress fluffs lines on live TV, but recovers with a great tweet

Eastender's actress fluffs lines on live TV, but recovers with a great tweet

Feb 18th 2015, 10:45 PM 70,011 Views 38 Comments

‘What did I just say?’

Doughnut restaurant apologises for "KKK Wednesday" ad campaign
# Not O-KKK
# Not O-KKK

Doughnut restaurant apologises for "KKK Wednesday" ad campaign

Feb 18th 2015, 9:53 AM 18,064 Views 39 Comments

Krispy Kreme apologised for the campaign.

# whoops - Friday 13 February, 2015

School accidentally hands out Fifty Shades of Grey word search to children
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

School accidentally hands out Fifty Shades of Grey word search to children

Feb 13th 2015, 8:23 AM 2,039 Views 0 Comments

OH NO.

# whoops - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Bungling thief tries to steal some booze, fails hilariously
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Bungling thief tries to steal some booze, fails hilariously

Jan 20th 2015, 11:46 AM 2,261 Views 0 Comments

*shakes head*

# whoops - Friday 2 January, 2015

Drink-driver crashes his car... into a police station
# Ello Ello Ello
# Ello Ello Ello

Drink-driver crashes his car... into a police station

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:14 PM 18,628 Views 13 Comments

A cautionary tale.

# whoops - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Bungling thief caught on camera trying to blow up ATM... and knocking himself over
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Bungling thief caught on camera trying to blow up ATM... and knocking himself over

Dec 30th 2014, 12:29 PM 17,173 Views 16 Comments

The man lost his hat and flip-flops in the blast.

# whoops - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

TripAdvisor fined €500,000 for 'fake reviews'
# Whoops
# Whoops

TripAdvisor fined €500,000 for 'fake reviews'

Dec 23rd 2014, 10:00 AM 17,085 Views 35 Comments

The US company is appealing the decision, which was made in Italy.

# whoops - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

TD uses image of Australian family to highlight homelessness in Ireland
# Whoops
# Whoops

TD uses image of Australian family to highlight homelessness in Ireland

Nov 18th 2014, 7:00 PM 36,084 Views 109 Comments

The AAA TD Ruth Coppinger tweeted a graphic using an image taken from an Australian news website.

# whoops - Sunday 19 October, 2014

This clothing brand burned a customer on Twitter, and their response is going viral
# Regrets
From The Daily Edge
# Regrets

This clothing brand burned a customer on Twitter, and their response is going viral

Oct 19th 2014, 10:27 AM 14,437 Views 2 Comments

Lessons in customer service, eh?

# whoops - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Pizza Hut apologises for calling customer 'Pink Fat Lady' on receipt
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Pizza Hut apologises for calling customer 'Pink Fat Lady' on receipt

Oct 14th 2014, 7:47 AM 6,088 Views 3 Comments

Would you like to supersize that apology?

# whoops - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Local council red-faced after removing 'racist' Banksy graffiti
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Local council red-faced after removing 'racist' Banksy graffiti

Oct 2nd 2014, 6:03 PM 28,005 Views 135 Comments

Banksy’s mural was making commentary on anti-immigration sentiment.

# whoops - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

He forgot to mention it in his speech ... but Ed Miliband insists the UK deficit is an "incredibly high" priority
# Ed's Balls-up
# Ed's Balls-up

He forgot to mention it in his speech ... but Ed Miliband insists the UK deficit is an "incredibly high" priority

Sep 24th 2014, 2:20 PM 6,615 Views 22 Comments

It’s one of the “perils” of speaking directly, instead of reading the precise text of a long party conference address, the Labour leader insisted.

# whoops - Sunday 7 September, 2014

ANOTHER four putt for Rory McIlroy
# Fore!
From The42
# Fore!

ANOTHER four putt for Rory McIlroy

Sep 7th 2014, 9:24 PM 8,330 Views 5 Comments

It was history repeating for the world number one at the BMW Championship.

# whoops - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Cyclist tries to sneak under barrier, gets head embarrassingly stuck in it
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

Cyclist tries to sneak under barrier, gets head embarrassingly stuck in it

Aug 14th 2014, 9:12 AM 8,319 Views 5 Comments

Alright, here we g- NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE.

# whoops - Friday 8 August, 2014

Ian Poulter has hit the worst shot of this year's PGA Championship
# Whoops
From The42
# Whoops

Ian Poulter has hit the worst shot of this year's PGA Championship

Aug 8th 2014, 10:41 PM 11,499 Views 11 Comments

This was one of those ‘snap the club’ moments.

# whoops - Friday 25 July, 2014

Cathal Pendred's best mate fulfils promise and gets tattoo with (wrong) date of UFC debut
# Whoops
From The42
# Whoops

Cathal Pendred's best mate fulfils promise and gets tattoo with (wrong) date of UFC debut

Jul 25th 2014, 5:01 PM 6,178 Views 1 Comment

The poor lad should really have double-checked those Roman numerals…

# whoops - Monday 21 July, 2014

It wasn't me! Someone in the Germany camp broke the World Cup trophy
# World Cup 2014
From The42
# World Cup 2014

It wasn't me! Someone in the Germany camp broke the World Cup trophy

Jul 21st 2014, 9:20 AM 11,445 Views 3 Comments

It’s okay though, it wasn’t the real one.

# whoops - Thursday 26 June, 2014

A US couple accidentally flew to Grenada instead of Granada...
# Whoops
# Whoops

A US couple accidentally flew to Grenada instead of Granada...

Jun 26th 2014, 5:22 PM 37,887 Views 70 Comments

The couple asked a member of the airline’s crew what was going on… “He said ‘Spain? What are you talking about?”

# whoops - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Roger Federer had no idea he won his semi-final today
# Welcome To Halle
From The42
# Welcome To Halle

Roger Federer had no idea he won his semi-final today

Jun 14th 2014, 6:11 PM 5,719 Views 6 Comments

Whoops.

# whoops - Friday 13 June, 2014

Vodafone customers told in error that money was debited from their accounts
# Whoops
# Whoops

Vodafone customers told in error that money was debited from their accounts

Jun 13th 2014, 10:56 AM 10,107 Views 43 Comments

Text messages and emails were sent by Vodafone thanking customers for making payments, despite no payments being made.

'Plane crash' that caused emergency alert turns out to be... a flowerbed
# Whoopsie
From The Daily Edge
# Whoopsie

'Plane crash' that caused emergency alert turns out to be... a flowerbed

Jun 13th 2014, 9:03 AM 19,103 Views 7 Comments

Nine emergency vehicles were scrambled to the scene of the ‘wreckage’.

# whoops - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Fine Gael's 'no expenses' candidate uses Seanad envelopes to send out leaflets
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Fine Gael's 'no expenses' candidate uses Seanad envelopes to send out leaflets

May 21st 2014, 4:15 PM 13,170 Views 57 Comments

Council hopeful Noel Rock has admitted using €60 worth of Oireachtas stationery to distribute leaflets despite his high-profile ‘no expenses’ pledge.

# whoops - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Dad drops toddler in background of local TV interview
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Dad drops toddler in background of local TV interview

May 18th 2014, 1:45 PM 6,583 Views 3 Comments

ARGH. Happily, the poor kid was OK.

# whoops - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Unlucky man learns why you should NEVER ignore an orange cone
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Unlucky man learns why you should NEVER ignore an orange cone

May 13th 2014, 3:40 PM 4,845 Views 0 Comments

Not ever.

# whoops - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Driver stopped for texting told gardaí he was checking his bank balance
# Whoops
# Whoops

Driver stopped for texting told gardaí he was checking his bank balance

May 11th 2014, 3:16 PM 42,487 Views 98 Comments

Gardaí have launched a number of enforcement drives recently to crack down on mobile use.

# whoops - Friday 11 April, 2014

VINE: Rory McIlroy nearly took out Adam Scott with a wayward tee-shot
# Fore!
From The42
# Fore!

VINE: Rory McIlroy nearly took out Adam Scott with a wayward tee-shot

Apr 11th 2014, 8:35 PM 8,230 Views 15 Comments

The defending champion just avoided the Northern Irishman’s wild tee-shot.

The internet can't get over this pub's rude 'open for business' sign
# Watch This Space
From The Daily Edge
# Watch This Space

The internet can't get over this pub's rude 'open for business' sign

Apr 11th 2014, 7:30 PM 6,938 Views 0 Comments

False advertising at its finest.

# whoops - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

News station apologises after accidentally showing someone's penis
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

News station apologises after accidentally showing someone's penis

Mar 19th 2014, 10:13 AM 4,939 Views 0 Comments

Awkward.

# whoops - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Oops! There was a mistake in last year's Junior Cert science paper...and engineers are not happy
# Dumbing Down
# Dumbing Down

Oops! There was a mistake in last year's Junior Cert science paper...and engineers are not happy

Mar 16th 2014, 8:15 AM 32,778 Views 52 Comments

The State Examiner admitted the incorrect photo was used in the Physics section, but said it had no affect on students’ answers.

# whoops - Saturday 8 March, 2014

If you ever attend a golf tournament, DON'T do this
# Whoops
From The42
# Whoops

If you ever attend a golf tournament, DON'T do this

Mar 8th 2014, 1:34 PM 10,209 Views 3 Comments

Poor Luke Donald wasn’t sure what was going on.

This Channel 4 subtitle gaffe is amusingly apt
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From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

This Channel 4 subtitle gaffe is amusingly apt

Mar 8th 2014, 12:00 PM 3,575 Views 1 Comment

No wonder viewers got a fit of the giggles.

# whoops - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Diet Coke's new ad campaign makes a REALLY unfortunate drug reference
# On Coke
From The Daily Edge
# On Coke

Diet Coke's new ad campaign makes a REALLY unfortunate drug reference

Mar 5th 2014, 9:28 AM 5,679 Views 1 Comment

New ads have been turning heads in New York all week.

# whoops - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

This Benedict Cumberbatch look-alike caused a massive riot on the internet
# Sherlocked
From The Daily Edge
# Sherlocked

This Benedict Cumberbatch look-alike caused a massive riot on the internet

Feb 18th 2014, 2:54 PM 8,387 Views 0 Comments

16-year-old Tyler didn’t realise his similarity to the Sherlock star could cause so much trouble.

# whoops - Monday 17 February, 2014

Newsreader accidentally says 'titties' during Valentine's Day broadcast
# Blooper
From The Daily Edge
# Blooper

Newsreader accidentally says 'titties' during Valentine's Day broadcast

Feb 17th 2014, 9:20 AM 2,254 Views 2 Comments

Perhaps the most unintentionally truthful report this man will ever read.

# whoops - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

News reporter accidentally shows the world Pornhub bookmark on phone
# Porn No
From The Daily Edge
# Porn No

News reporter accidentally shows the world Pornhub bookmark on phone

Feb 11th 2014, 7:30 PM 10,215 Views 2 Comments

Two words. Incognito mode.