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# whoops - Monday 10 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge How fake ‘celebrity geniuses’ fooled the internet Whoops

How fake ‘celebrity geniuses’ fooled the internet

A story of Mensa, the media and Shakira.

# whoops - Friday 7 June, 2013

Francois Hollande confuses Japanese with Chinese on State visit to Japan

The French president made the error on a three-day state visit to Japan.

# whoops - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge Alert! The gardaí have an important message Whoops

Alert! The gardaí have an important message

AKA an amusing Twitter blooper.

# whoops - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 16 signs that really shouldn't be spelled wrong Whoops

16 signs that really shouldn't be spelled wrong

Spelling: it’s impotent.

# whoops - Thursday 30 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge You can still buy a Hitler Kettle! Whoops

You can still buy a Hitler Kettle!

But you’ll have to wait. Here’s how the dictator-resembling utensil took over the internet.

# whoops - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge 13 of the biggest mistakes in the history of the world Reverse Reverse

# whoops - Thursday 2 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge 'A tremendous amount of sex' - embarrassed sports reporter's blooper Whoops This post contains videos

'A tremendous amount of sex' - embarrassed sports reporter's blooper

Now THAT is what I call a pre-game warmup.

# whoops - Monday 29 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge This motorbike rider did NOT see that coming Biker Fail

This motorbike rider did NOT see that coming

Wait for it…

# whoops - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Typo of the Day: Austerity hits Ireland's budget for World Food Programme Austerity

Typo of the Day: Austerity hits Ireland's budget for World Food Programme

We are living way beyond our means…

# whoops - Monday 22 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Local newsreader says 'f***ing s**t'... on his first day Whoops This post contains videos

Local newsreader says 'f***ing s**t'... on his first day

You’ll want to put your headphones on if you’re in an office.

# whoops - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Will your tweets get you fired? Whoops

Will your tweets get you fired?

This app can check that out for you…

# whoops - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Has Ireland accidentally given 'fraping' to the world? Whoops This post contains videos

Has Ireland accidentally given 'fraping' to the world?

Maybe not quite – but we definitely tried.

# whoops - Monday 4 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge This company accidentally advertised a plasma TV for €7 Whoops

This company accidentally advertised a plasma TV for €7

But there’s bad news for anyone who snapped up the ‘offer’…

# whoops - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

US Secretary of State John Kerry invents new country: Kryzakhstan

We think he meant Kyrgyzstan. Easy mistake.

# whoops - Thursday 14 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: WHAT did this newsreader just mime on air? Careful Now This post contains videos

VIDEO: WHAT did this newsreader just mime on air?

Did she imitate… a popular bedroom activity? (Possibly NSFW.)

# whoops - Monday 28 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge Official Police Tweet of the Day Whoops

Official Police Tweet of the Day

Morto for the Dallas Police Department.

# whoops - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Weatherman’s hand gestures are accidentally very suggestive Whoops This post contains videos

VIDEO: Weatherman’s hand gestures are accidentally very suggestive

Let’s just say he finds it hard going.

# whoops - Friday 21 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sarcastic Tumblr of the Day: The Amazing iOS 6 Maps Map Fail This post contains images

Sarcastic Tumblr of the Day: The Amazing iOS 6 Maps

And you thought Ireland had it bad?

# whoops - Thursday 20 September, 2012

'Alan Shatter concerned over fake Apple airport' Statement of the Day

The Minister for Justice is concerned about the error in Apple Maps, which he says could mislead pilots not familiar with the area.

# whoops - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Picture: Dublin gets new 'airport' courtesy of iPhone's new map software

With Google Maps gone, the latest version of Apple’s iOS has designated Airfield Park in Dublin as an airport on its new mapping software.

# whoops - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Wait, that's the other team! Papers print wrong Olympic photo Whoops

Wait, that's the other team! Papers print wrong Olympic photo

Somebody will be apologising fulsomely this morning.

# whoops - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Protestor gets more fire than he bargained for Whoops This post contains videos

VIDEO: Protestor gets more fire than he bargained for

This demonstrator against same-sex marriage tried to make his point outside a corporate HQ. It didn’t go according to plan.

# whoops - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Olympic torchbearer gets tattoo to celebrate... but there's just one problem Whoops This post contains videos

Olympic torchbearer gets tattoo to celebrate... but there's just one problem

Ah, the Oylmpics. Nothing like ‘em.

# whoops - Sunday 10 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Happy 'Graduataion': Students get misspelled school diplomas Whoops

Happy 'Graduataion': Students get misspelled school diplomas

The principal of a US school said the typo was an “inadvertent mistake”.

# whoops - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Andriy Voronin's shocking miss Whoops This post contains videos

VIDEO: Andriy Voronin's shocking miss

Oleh Blokhin can only turn his face away in disgust.

# whoops - Monday 14 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Dark Shadows director Tim Burton falls off stage... Whoops This post contains videos

VIDEO: Dark Shadows director Tim Burton falls off stage...

…and is caught by a quick-thinking handler.

# whoops - Sunday 13 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge School evacuated after student uses too much deodorant So Fresh And So Clean

School evacuated after student uses too much deodorant

Well, that’s a danger nobody saw coming…

# whoops - Monday 26 March, 2012

Obama caught on mic telling Medvedev things will change AFTER he wins re-election Whoops This post contains videos

# whoops - Monday 6 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge Apology issued after M.I.A. flips the finger during Super Bowl show Finger Malfunction This post contains videos

Apology issued after M.I.A. flips the finger during Super Bowl show

The British singer also appeared to swear during the half-time show watched by tens of millions of people.

# whoops - Monday 16 January, 2012

From The42 Watch: Gary Lineker's autocue fails him during MOTD Whoops This post contains videos

Watch: Gary Lineker's autocue fails him during MOTD

Gary Lineker’s smug exterior temporarily dropped during a broadcast of Match of the Day on Saturday. At least we know it goes out live.

# whoops - Thursday 12 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Medics drop heart being rushed for transplant Whoops

Medics drop heart being rushed for transplant

After exiting a helicopter carrying the heart for transplant, a medic stumbled and the plastic-wrapped heart tumbled out of a cooler onto the street.

# whoops - Monday 9 January, 2012

Celeb chef apologises after arrest ‘for shoplifting cheese and wine from Tesco’

Antony Worrall Thompson was accused of stealing at the self-service checkout area five times before being arrested.

# whoops - Thursday 29 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Watch: Norwegian news show's eye-test graphic blooper Whoops This post contains videos

Watch: Norwegian news show's eye-test graphic blooper

Instead of showing a graphic of a routine eye-test chart, viewers were greeted with a chart containing slang abbreviations…

# whoops - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Video: 2011 - the year in gaffes Review 2011 This post contains videos

Video: 2011 - the year in gaffes

From the government’s €3.6bn ‘accounting error’, to confusing a Hollywood actor with a serial killer, here are this year’s most memorable gaffes.

# whoops - Thursday 1 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Man accidentally donates suit - with entire life savings in it - to charity Ouch!

Man accidentally donates suit - with entire life savings in it - to charity

A search is underway after the unidentified man mistakenly donated his suit, containing $13,000, to a charity clothing store.

# whoops - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Diner leaves $1 million in a suitcase at Australian pizzeria Whoops

Diner leaves $1 million in a suitcase at Australian pizzeria

Sydney police are searching for the man who left a suitcase full of cash at an Italian restaurant this morning.

# whoops - Friday 18 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Pilot's toilet trip causes terror scare on New York flight Air Scare

Pilot's toilet trip causes terror scare on New York flight

When a passenger with an accent tried to alert the co-pilot in the cockpit that the pilot was stuck in the toilet, the alarm was raised.

# whoops - Friday 11 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge If you can't laugh at yourself... Perry goes on Letterman after debate gaffe Rick Perry This post contains videos

If you can't laugh at yourself... Perry goes on Letterman after debate gaffe

He couldn’t remember his policies but he could remember all ten of these funny excuses…

# whoops - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Ms Piggy and Yo Blair: 5 of the best open-mic political gaffes Whoops This post contains videos

Ms Piggy and Yo Blair: 5 of the best open-mic political gaffes

And one other that had far reaching implications for its protagonist: Brian Cowen…

# whoops - Friday 4 November, 2011

Overzealous cleaner accidentally damages €800,000 artwork

Officials in Dortmund say that the dried rain puddle cleared away by the cleaner was actually meant to be there.