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#Wizard of Oz

# wizard-of-oz - Friday 29 April, 2022

Dorothy's Wizard Of Oz dress was discovered in a shoebox and may now fetch $1 million at auction
# Costume Drama
# Costume Drama

Dorothy's Wizard Of Oz dress was discovered in a shoebox and may now fetch $1 million at auction

Apr 29th 2022, 11:00 PM 27,720 Views 11 Comments

For decades, the iconic dress was assumed lost.

# wizard-of-oz - Friday 18 February, 2022

WD40, 'ripping things apart and starting again' and not accepting no - Campbell's comeback
# Wizard Of Oz
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# Wizard Of Oz

WD40, 'ripping things apart and starting again' and not accepting no - Campbell's comeback

Feb 18th 2022, 8:00 AM 1,785 Views 0 Comments

Ireland and Liverpool star says: ‘I won’t stop until I literally can’t run anymore’.

# wizard-of-oz - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Home and away: Paul Warwick on Munster glory, chaos in France and one day returning to Ireland
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Home and away: Paul Warwick on Munster glory, chaos in France and one day returning to Ireland

Jan 1st 2022, 8:00 AM 44,281 Views 16 Comments

Maurice Brosnan catches up with the former Connacht and Munster favourite in Australia.

# wizard-of-oz - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Tipperary star named in West Coast Eagles' leadership group for 2022 season
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Tipperary star named in West Coast Eagles' leadership group for 2022 season

Sep 21st 2021, 3:58 PM 8,291 Views 1 Comment

‘Aisling McCarthy’s football nous – alongside her hardworking nature – made her an ideal candidate.’

# wizard-of-oz - Saturday 24 April, 2021

Neil Robertson has momentum as he reaches World Championship quarter-finals
# Wizard Of Oz
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# Wizard Of Oz

Neil Robertson has momentum as he reaches World Championship quarter-finals

Updated Apr 24th 2021, 9:24 PM 6,239 Views 4 Comments

Elsewhere, Mark Williams saw off fellow veteran John Higgins.

# wizard-of-oz - Friday 12 February, 2021

Serena Williams wins her 90th Australian Open match against Potapova
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Serena Williams wins her 90th Australian Open match against Potapova

Feb 12th 2021, 10:23 AM 2,341 Views 0 Comments

There was also a stunning win for lion-hearted Aslan Karatsev against Diego Schwartzman.

# wizard-of-oz - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Cork wait on Collingwood permission to call on Keane for Munster final
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Cork wait on Collingwood permission to call on Keane for Munster final

Updated Nov 11th 2020, 9:30 PM 36,821 Views 12 Comments

Keane was the goalscoring hero for Cork in Sunday’s Munster semi-final.

# wizard-of-oz - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Defending champion Djokovic dominates injury-hit Federer to reach Australian Open final
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Defending champion Djokovic dominates injury-hit Federer to reach Australian Open final

Jan 30th 2020, 11:45 AM 4,665 Views 2 Comments

The Serbian’s bid for an eighth title in Melbourne roars on.

# wizard-of-oz - Monday 27 January, 2020

Nadal beats Kyrgios in epic clash to reach Australian Open quarter-final
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Nadal beats Kyrgios in epic clash to reach Australian Open quarter-final

Jan 27th 2020, 12:06 PM 6,297 Views 1 Comment

The world number one weathered a fierce storm in Melbourne.

# wizard-of-oz - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Jones insists England can get even better after impressive victory over Australia
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Jones insists England can get even better after impressive victory over Australia

Oct 19th 2019, 11:44 AM 3,917 Views 0 Comments

The head coach says he’s like to face the All Blacks in the last four.

# wizard-of-oz - Saturday 13 April, 2019

'That's when it dawned on me that this isn't just a hobby. People's lives depend on this'
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

'That's when it dawned on me that this isn't just a hobby. People's lives depend on this'

Apr 13th 2019, 7:00 AM 36,003 Views 6 Comments

Mayo and Collingwood star Sarah Rowe reflects on her entire AFLW experience as she readjusts to Gaelic football.

# wizard-of-oz - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

'He definitely has a good few years to offer Kerry yet' - Walsh's return to the Kingdom cause
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

'He definitely has a good few years to offer Kerry yet' - Walsh's return to the Kingdom cause

Jan 16th 2019, 5:00 PM 10,879 Views 1 Comment

Kieran Donaghy has backed his former attacking partner and AFL player Tommy Walsh to shine in 2019.

# wizard-of-oz - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Judy Garland's stolen Wizard of Oz shoes found after 13 years
# No Place Like Home
# No Place Like Home

Judy Garland's stolen Wizard of Oz shoes found after 13 years

Sep 4th 2018, 10:50 PM 32,492 Views 16 Comments

The shoes had been snatched from a glass case at the Judy Garland Museum in Minnesota in 2005

# wizard-of-oz - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Sex-crazed? Drunks? The colourful - and disputed - history of the munchkins
# Wizard Of Oz
# Wizard Of Oz

Sex-crazed? Drunks? The colourful - and disputed - history of the munchkins

Jun 7th 2018, 9:30 PM 42,394 Views 13 Comments

As the last of the munchkins dies we look at the myths that have grown up around the iconic Wizard of Oz characters.

# wizard-of-oz - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Quiz: How well do you remember these recent International Rules series?
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Quiz: How well do you remember these recent International Rules series?

Nov 8th 2017, 9:35 PM 22,113 Views 9 Comments

Ireland face Australia in the 2017 opener on Sunday.

# wizard-of-oz - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Ex-Leeds and Liverpool winger Kewell appointed head coach of League Two side
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Ex-Leeds and Liverpool winger Kewell appointed head coach of League Two side

May 23rd 2017, 4:45 PM 6,765 Views 7 Comments

The 38-year-old previously worked with Watford’s U23 team.

# wizard-of-oz - Saturday 21 January, 2017

What started as a backpacking trip turned into wearing Jim Stynes' number at Melbourne FC
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

What started as a backpacking trip turned into wearing Jim Stynes' number at Melbourne FC

Jan 21st 2017, 9:00 AM 8,228 Views 2 Comments

Cavan-born Laura Corrigan Duryea is flying the tricolour in the Women’s AFL.

# wizard-of-oz - Friday 20 January, 2017

Murray wins again Down Under as he powers past Sam Querrey
# Australian Open
From The42
# Australian Open

Murray wins again Down Under as he powers past Sam Querrey

Jan 20th 2017, 12:09 PM 2,097 Views 1 Comment

He eased past the American to book his place in the last 16.

# wizard-of-oz - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

An anonymous phone bidder bought Judy Garland's Wizard of Oz dress for almost €1.5 million
# Oh My
# Oh My

An anonymous phone bidder bought Judy Garland's Wizard of Oz dress for almost €1.5 million

Nov 24th 2015, 9:30 AM 7,360 Views 8 Comments

The dress was the highlight of a sale of nearly 400 pieces of Hollywood memorabilia sold yesterday.

# wizard-of-oz - Monday 17 August, 2015

It's Jason's Day as Australian holds his nerve to win maiden major championship
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

It's Jason's Day as Australian holds his nerve to win maiden major championship

Aug 17th 2015, 12:16 AM 20,667 Views 15 Comments

Anyone else have something in their eye?

# wizard-of-oz - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Harry Kewell returns to the Premier League in a coaching role
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Harry Kewell returns to the Premier League in a coaching role

Jul 23rd 2015, 9:48 PM 10,063 Views 7 Comments

The 36-year-old has been appointed Watford’s Under-21 coach.

# wizard-of-oz - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Relive Harry Kewell's best Leeds and Liverpool goals as Australian player announces retirement
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Relive Harry Kewell's best Leeds and Liverpool goals as Australian player announces retirement

Mar 26th 2014, 12:22 PM 4,664 Views 11 Comments

The 35 year-old will play his last game in the A-League in April.

# wizard-of-oz - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Alan Shatter: ‘The roof hasn’t fallen in’ because of civil partnership
# Wizard Of Oz
# Wizard Of Oz

Alan Shatter: ‘The roof hasn’t fallen in’ because of civil partnership

Jan 21st 2014, 10:49 PM 12,289 Views 125 Comments

The Justice and Equality Minister spoke about next year’s planned referendum on same-sex marriage earlier today. AND revealed what movie he was afraid of as a child.

# wizard-of-oz - Sunday 26 May, 2013

11 toasters that will help soothe your hangover
# Toast With The Most
From The Daily Edge
# Toast With The Most

11 toasters that will help soothe your hangover

May 26th 2013, 9:45 AM 15,842 Views 20 Comments

Your toast is about to get even better.

# wizard-of-oz - Monday 15 April, 2013

LISTEN: The BBC explains why 'Ding Dong' Thatcher song made number 2
# Ding Dong
# Ding Dong

LISTEN: The BBC explains why 'Ding Dong' Thatcher song made number 2

Apr 15th 2013, 10:44 AM 16,476 Views 53 Comments

‘Ding! Dong! The Witch is Dead’ made number two in the UK singles charts; here’s how the BBC treated the news…

# wizard-of-oz - Friday 12 April, 2013

Updated: BBC to play ‘short clip’ of Oz song after ‘ding-dong’ with Thatcher fans
# Thatcher
# Thatcher

Updated: BBC to play ‘short clip’ of Oz song after ‘ding-dong’ with Thatcher fans

Apr 12th 2013, 3:45 PM 20,244 Views 85 Comments

The broadcaster is under pressure to ban the song which has surged up the charts in the wake of Margaret Thatcher’s death on Monday.

# wizard-of-oz - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Top 40 placing expected for Wizard of Oz song
# Ding Dong
# Ding Dong

Top 40 placing expected for Wizard of Oz song

Apr 9th 2013, 10:48 PM 18,320 Views 69 Comments

All three versions of the song, Ding Dong! The Witch is Dead qualify for the charts under industry rules.

# wizard-of-oz - Saturday 2 March, 2013

VIDEO: Kerry's AFL legend Tadhg Kennelly on why he returned to follow in father's footsteps
# Wizard Of Oz
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# Wizard Of Oz

VIDEO: Kerry's AFL legend Tadhg Kennelly on why he returned to follow in father's footsteps

Mar 2nd 2013, 12:30 AM 2,030 Views 5 Comments

Though Nicholas Murphy and Cork wish he had stayed there.

# wizard-of-oz - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Gatland hoping Scots can flower in 6 Nations
# Squad Breakdown
From The42
# Squad Breakdown

Gatland hoping Scots can flower in 6 Nations

Dec 30th 2012, 3:55 PM 1,606 Views 0 Comments

The Lions head coach hopes to have representatives from all four nations in his 35-man squad to tour Australia.

# wizard-of-oz - Thursday 18 October, 2012

O'Driscoll: Time to nip talk of Waratahs move in the bud
# Never Say Never
From The42
# Never Say Never

O'Driscoll: Time to nip talk of Waratahs move in the bud

Oct 18th 2012, 2:43 PM 6,232 Views 6 Comments

“It’s certainly not on my to do list at the moment,” said Ireland’s all-time leading try scorer.

# wizard-of-oz - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Video: 8 famous quotes that never were, and the videos that prove it
# Come Again
From The Daily Edge
# Come Again

Video: 8 famous quotes that never were, and the videos that prove it

Aug 26th 2012, 6:00 PM 15,486 Views 22 Comments

Quotes can be wonderful things, when in the right hands…

# wizard-of-oz - Thursday 2 June, 2011

Man at work: Former Laois star Tuohy set for AFL debut
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Man at work: Former Laois star Tuohy set for AFL debut

Jun 2nd 2011, 3:58 PM 471 Views 0 Comments

“His improvement over the past two years has been rapid. He has genuine speed, is an elite kick and his selection this week is well deserved.”

# wizard-of-oz - Thursday 21 October, 2010

13 years after death, ukulele man tops German charts
# Over The Rainbow
From The Daily Edge
# Over The Rainbow

13 years after death, ukulele man tops German charts

Oct 21st 2010, 3:18 PM 2,243 Views 0 Comments

The late Israel Kamakawiwo’ole’s ukulele version of ‘Over The Rainbow’ finally tops the charts – 17 years after its release.