Category Archives: Entertainment

“Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet” Roger Miller

I woke up this morning to find the rain had passed, and i was disappointed as i had high hopes for yesterday’s deluge, i had a plan.  As i returned home from work yesterday evening, taking the scenic route by … Continue reading

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Taoiseach Enda Kenny shows us his dance moves

Ladies and gentlemen, we give you the Irish Prime Minister who’s also tipped for the top job in Europe… He dances like my Dad!  

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Eurovision revision

Conchita Wurst, Austria’s bearded lady, was crowned, eh, queen of Eurovision on Saturday night, beating off stiff competition in the shape of a lovely, laid-back, country folk-ballad from the Netherlands. While there’s no denying that it was a belter of … Continue reading

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Eurovision Favourites

From the sublime to the ridiculous, from saucy Polish washerwomen, to Game of Thrones lookalikes and bearded ladies. It’s been a hell of a show so far. Here’s our favourites from the two semi-finals and rehearsals, in no particular order… … Continue reading

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# 11 ) Alfred Hitchcock, wazza an English film director and producer, from England. “Drama is life with the dull bits cut out.” . . . and remembering  Cheo Feliciano, legendary heartthrob of Latin music who crashed his car and died earlier … Continue reading

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The one thing you can say for sure about him is, heez not boring. It takes guts to be so unpleasant.

The “Faz” . . .

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“When we die, we will turn into songs, and we will hear each other and remember each other.” Rob Sheffield, Love, is a mixtape.

“I freakin’ hate the radio stations!  They all play the same freakin’ music, we gotta make a mix tape for the car, eyem just sick of this shit!” she says as eyem drivin’ our ceedee less car toward the junction. … Continue reading

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Today is Boring. Drag Queens, Rent Boys, Pick Pockets, Junkies, Rockstars and Punk

Came across Lee ‘Black’ Childers obit earlier today, R.I.P. buddie

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“i look like a farmer but i’m a lover”

My family ran a small country hotel in south county Cavan* for many years and it was with sadness that we sold up midway through the year of 1997.  I had many happy years in that place and it was … Continue reading

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Honest trailer for Game of Thrones

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