Category Archives: Media

Alt right now, baby it’s alt right now.

Yesterday the world tipped on its axis. The Irish Times, the self-styled paper of record, the propaganda machine of the liberal compassionati in Ireland, strayed from the party line and had the audacity to publish a relatively anodyne article from … Continue reading

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It is harder to fight against pleasure than against anger.

“. . . There’s a battle outside and it’s ragin’, it’ll soon shake your windows and rattle your walls, For the Times they are a’Changin . . . ” . . . wrote Blind Boy Grunt sometime in Autumn sixtie … Continue reading

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A lot of hot eir

   One of the most significant rebranding exercises of recent times is the transformation of the indigenous telcommunications behemoth eircom to eir. The former state owned company started life as Post & Telegraphs and latterly Telecom Eireann before reinventing themselves … Continue reading

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Resistance is futile . . .

. . . i don’t buy Una Mullaly, the high priest of permissiveness and i don’t buy her continuous acts of political partisanship.  I find her ugly . . . on the inside, a harpy whose nest is nurtured near … Continue reading

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We’re back, baby…

Well it’s official. Austerity is over… at least for the staff and friends at the Sindo who took obvious pleasure in announcing the return of their lavish Christmas Bash… Time to party like it’s 2006! Bit tasteless in a week … Continue reading

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When Saturday comes . . .

I was working one Saturday morning and came across this great website called branch of science which deals with all things culturally football and then today, while workin’, I checked it out again and came across this cartoonist featured on … Continue reading

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Ads I wish I’d made #4

Complex message communicated in a really simple way with understated acting.  Nice work.

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Grave matters

International media today have been reporting a horrific story of a mass grave of Irish infants that has just been discovered in Tuam, Co. Galway. The grave was on the site of an institution that sheltered orphaned and illegitimate children. The … Continue reading

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Mancoald

itz abowt three in the afternoon and the mucus thataz taken hold ammah nose hasint left yet, and eyev tried not to complain, but Hell! i kant breathe through mah nose! and itz annoyin’ the shit outta me, so i busy mahself … Continue reading

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EVERY OTHER DAY’S, QUOTE OF THE DAY

# 15 ) The Rolling Stones, are an English rock band formed in London in 1962 and on this day ten years later they released their guitarists’ masterpiece, Exile on Main Street.   Come on, come on down, sweet Virginia!Come on, honey child, I beg of … Continue reading

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