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# whoops - Friday 4 November, 2011

Overzealous cleaner accidentally damages €800,000 artwork
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Overzealous cleaner accidentally damages €800,000 artwork

Nov 4th 2011, 1:39 PM 1,310 Views 14 Comments

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

# whoops - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Man busted for drink driving twice... in one night
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From The Daily Edge
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Man busted for drink driving twice... in one night

Sep 22nd 2011, 7:15 AM 952 Views 3 Comments

Robert Brodnick was arrested for a second time just minutes after he had been released the first time.

# whoops - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Astronauts may face food shortage after Russian supply craft crashes
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Astronauts may face food shortage after Russian supply craft crashes

Aug 24th 2011, 6:01 PM 369 Views 18 Comments

An unmanned Russian craft, carrying nearly three tons of food, water and oxygen, is lost after it fails to reach orbit.

# whoops - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Man rescued from truck hanging over New York street
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From The Daily Edge
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Man rescued from truck hanging over New York street

Aug 17th 2011, 4:59 PM 1,259 Views 4 Comments

The salt lorry ploughed through a wall and was left dangling two storeys above the road.

# whoops - Saturday 16 July, 2011

BBC pundit apologises following Northern Ireland gaffe
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From The42
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BBC pundit apologises following Northern Ireland gaffe

Jul 16th 2011, 12:48 PM 1,105 Views 4 Comments

Mark James’s insensitive quip about the latest violence in the North forced the Beeb and him into an apology.

# whoops - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Watch: Leaked video of what Skype on the iPad looks like
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Watch: Leaked video of what Skype on the iPad looks like

Jun 25th 2011, 11:24 AM 1,569 Views 10 Comments

It appears the online video chat service accidentally released its promo video a little early.

# whoops - Saturday 4 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 4th 2011, 7:10 PM 2,071 Views 2 Comments

In your bank holiday Saturday Fix: Strike looms at Aer Lingus; the high-price of government advice; U2′s controversial Glastonbury appearance; a hair-raising announcement from Wayne Rooney; and the accidental Facebook party.

German girl's sweet 16th ruined after she accidentally invites all of Facebook to party
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From The Daily Edge
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German girl's sweet 16th ruined after she accidentally invites all of Facebook to party

Jun 4th 2011, 6:25 PM 3,582 Views 13 Comments

The girl inadvertently invited all of Facebook to her birthday party with around 1,600 people obliging but it all ended in tears…

# whoops - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

European Commission apologises after it issues a school diary devoid of Christian holidays
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From The Daily Edge
# No Christmas?

European Commission apologises after it issues a school diary devoid of Christian holidays

May 3rd 2011, 10:27 AM 767 Views 0 Comments

Diary received by Irish transition year students makes no mention of Easter or Christmas. The EU Commission says the error was “a mistake, not a policy”.

# whoops - Monday 18 April, 2011

US presidential hopeful distances himself from a slogan written by a gay poet From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 18th 2011, 2:34 PM

US presidential hopeful distances himself from a slogan written by a gay poet

# whoops - Sunday 17 April, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday
Live Apr 17th 2011, 9:03 AM

The 9 at 9: Sunday

# whoops - Thursday 10 March, 2011

The New York Times reports on Ireland’s new leader… Ms Enda Kenny
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The New York Times reports on Ireland’s new leader… Ms Enda Kenny

Mar 10th 2011, 9:54 AM 12,741 Views 0 Comments

America’s newspaper of record refers to Ireland’s new Taoiseach as a woman as does Reuters news agency.

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