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History is in the eye of the ignorant

I am getting older and spend my time looking backwards at history. That is true history, not the history proposed by twenty somethings just out...

On this day…in 1972

In Londonderry, Northern Ireland, 13 unarmed civil rights demonstrators are shot dead by British Army paratroopers in an event that becomes known as "Bloody...

On this day…in 1981

On May 5, 1981, imprisoned Irish Catholic militant Bobby Sands dies after refusing food for 66 days in protest of his treatment as a...

Mrs Brown’s Boys star was depressed and in debt

Brendan O’Carroll says Mrs Brown’s Boys saved his life when he plunged into depression over a $4million debt. The Irish comedian, who writes and stars...

Brad Pitt would ‘make a great me’

Mark E. Smith of The Fall has suggested that Brad Pitt should play him in a film of his life. Smith was asked about actor...

Liam Neeson splits with girlfriend

Liam Neeson is back on the singles market after ending his two-year relationship with PR executive Freya St Johnston. The 60-year-old Irish actor and...

On this day…in 461

On this day in 461 A.D., Saint Patrick, Christian missionary, bishop and apostle of Ireland, dies at Saul, Downpatrick, Ireland. Much of what is known...

Pay for the Food

There was a poor old Irish cobbler whose shop was next door to a very upscale French restaurant.Every day at lunch time, Mike, the...

Will search continue for missing fisherman?

Queensland police will decide on today whether to call off the search for a missing Irish tourist. The 21-year-old Irishman working as a crewman, went...

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Rabbit suicide bomber

Two blokes in the South Australian outback were entertaining themselves with the politically incorrect game of tying sticks of dynamite to rabbits. The rabbits would...

On this day…in 42BC

Marcus Junius Brutus, a leading conspirator in the assassination of Julius Caesar, commits suicide after his defeat at the second battle of Philippi. Two years...

Morning coffee with Catholics

Four Catholic men and a Catholic woman were having coffee in St.Peters Square . The first Catholic man tells his friends, "My son is a...