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The Irish Times
Ross goes to Electric Picnic: “I’m not staying in a focking tent”tent” “It’s not camping,” Sorcha tries to go. “It’s what they call glamping!”
Ross goes to Electric Picnic: “I’m not staying in a focking tent”
The Irish Times / Posted 4 hours ago
tent” “It’s not camping,” Sorcha tries to go. “It’s what they call glamping!” Honor whips out her phone. “I’m staying in Castle Durrow,” she goes. “It’s what they call five-stor hoteling.” Honor takes one look at our tent-slash-tipi and I know... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Volunteer mother urges people to ‘channel outrage in a practical way’ | Irish Examiner Friday, September 04, 2015 The Irish mother organising a
Volunteer mother urges people to ‘channel outrage in a practical way’
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, September 04, 2015 The Irish mother organising a massive aid convoy for refugees... Read more
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Scotsman
Christopher Kane named Scottish designer of yearmenswear designer Charles Jeffrey was crowned Scottish Graduate of the Year. T
Christopher Kane named Scottish designer of year
Scotsman / Posted 16 hours ago
menswear designer Charles Jeffrey was crowned Scottish Graduate of the Year. The awards ceremony, first held in Stirling Castle in 2006, took place outside of Scotland for the third time. Hosted by Irish television’s Laura Whitmore, presenter of... Read more
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herald ie/
Girl, Uninterrupted: I'm sick of tourists - even though they're just like the rest of usvisitors more than ever - for the morale as much as the shekels. But this has c
Girl, Uninterrupted: I'm sick of tourists - even though they're just like the rest of us
herald ie/ / Posted yesterday
visitors more than ever - for the morale as much as the shekels. But this has come at a cost. My office is next to Dublin Castle, which is pretty much tourism ground zero. Tourists stand around in vast packs, marvelling at buildings (even if it is... Read more
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Artvoice
Film Now Playinghis best friend’s fiancé. Co-starring Kim Cattrall and James Hong. Directed by
Film Now Playing
Artvoice / Posted yesterday
his best friend’s fiancé. Co-starring Kim Cattrall and James Hong. Directed by John Carpenter. Screening Room Thu 7:30 THE CASTLE OF CAGLIOSTRO (1979)—Japanese animated adventure fantasy about a flamboyant thief and his gang’s struggle to free a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hillary Clinton emails reveal US thought Peter Robinson was 'incapable of acting' in wake of Iris affaircrisis' over the affair US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with First
Hillary Clinton emails reveal US thought Peter Robinson was 'incapable of acting' in wake of Iris affair
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
crisis' over the affair US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with First Minister Peter Robinson at Stormont CastleHillary ClintonHillary Clinton with First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinnessSecretary... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Full lineup and stages times for Electric Picnic 2015 announced | Irish Examiner Wednesday, September 02, 2015 - 11:19 AM So, at this stag
Full lineup and stages times for Electric Picnic 2015 announced
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, September 02, 2015 - 11:19 AM So, at this stage you’ve your bag packed (well kind of), your... Read more
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The Irish Times
Making a ‘singable song’: PJ Mathews on the fiction of Joseph O’Connorall, is a place where classmates aspire to becoming ‘Ireland’s first anarchist
Making a ‘singable song’: PJ Mathews on the fiction of Joseph O’Connor
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
all, is a place where classmates aspire to becoming ‘Ireland’s first anarchist Taoiseach’ or to writing the next ‘Great Irish Novel’ and where friendships can be broken in a row over Marxist literary criticism in the Belfield bar. On the whole,... Read more
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iol.co.za
New Orleans: Where you can let goGerman settlers, Croatians (important to the city's oyster industry), Haitians
New Orleans: Where you can let go
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
German settlers, Croatians (important to the city's oyster industry), Haitians fleeing revolution, multiple waves of Irish and, in the mid-1970s, Vietnamese refugees. Further, entire forests have been devoted to books explaining the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Peter Robinson urges crisis talks and joins calls for IRA monitoringmonitoring of the IRA and urged the British Government to suspend the Assembly
Peter Robinson urges crisis talks and joins calls for IRA monitoring
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
monitoring of the IRA and urged the British Government to suspend the Assembly and convene urgent political talks. The Irish Government has already signalled its support for a new body to investigate the IRA ceasefire, after senior police said... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IRA monitoring 'could resolve Northern Ireland political crisis'Charlie Flanagan and Justice Minister Frances FitzgeraldPeter Robinson will mee
IRA monitoring 'could resolve Northern Ireland political crisis'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Charlie Flanagan and Justice Minister Frances FitzgeraldPeter Robinson will meet David Cameron at Downing Street The Irish government has signalled independent monitoring of the IRA could help resolve the latest political crisis in Northern... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness open to new talks to resolve Stormont crisis but cautions against suspension of institutionssuspension of institutions Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness with party
Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness open to new talks to resolve Stormont crisis but cautions against suspension of institutions
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
suspension of institutions Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness with party colleagues speaks to the media at Storming Castle. Pic Colm Lenaghan/PacemakerJustice Minister Frances Fitzgerald, Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan and Junior Minister... Read more
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Farming Life
Birr Castle Game Fair brings thousands to country lifestyle and country sports spectacle Game Fair director Albert Titterington (left) and Des Crofton NARGC welcome to
Birr Castle Game Fair brings thousands to country lifestyle and country sports spectacle
Farming Life / Posted 3 days ago
Game Fair director Albert Titterington (left) and Des Crofton NARGC welcome to the Game Fair the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Review: Van Morrison lays on a musical feast with 90 minutes of hits and raritiesthe past few years, he's turned up everywhere from the Harp Bar to the Odyssey
Review: Van Morrison lays on a musical feast with 90 minutes of hits and rarities
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
the past few years, he's turned up everywhere from the Harp Bar to the Odyssey Arena, the Slieve Donard Hotel to Dunluce Castle, not to mention his old school, Orangefield High. Yet it never dims the public's enthusiasm to see the singer, and as... Read more
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The Irish Times
Move over, Morrissey: the musicians who moonlight as writers, and vice versawith painter Robert Ballagh. What follows is a list – exhausting but by no mea
Move over, Morrissey: the musicians who moonlight as writers, and vice versa
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
with painter Robert Ballagh. What follows is a list – exhausting but by no means exhaustive! – of notable writers, both Irish and international, who are reformed musicians or singer songwriters, beginning with five who discuss their own... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Highlights of Queen Elizabeth II’s record-breaking reign27, 1979: Lord Louis Mountbatten, Prince Philip’s uncle and part of the royal i
Highlights of Queen Elizabeth II’s record-breaking reign
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
27, 1979: Lord Louis Mountbatten, Prince Philip’s uncle and part of the royal inner circle, is assassinated by the Irish Republican Army (IRA), highlighting the threat to the monarchy throughout the 1970s and 1980s. April 18, 1980:... Read more
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Irish Examiner
26% surge in overseas coach tourist numbers | Irish Examiner New research shows that coach tourist numbers reached thei
26% surge in overseas coach tourist numbers
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner New research shows that coach tourist numbers reached their highest level in recent years in 2014, when 369,000 overseas visitors opted to use... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Great British Bake Off champion Frances Quinn reveals shaky secrets of the tent | Irish Examiner Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 12:02 AM Frances Quinn – winner
Great British Bake Off champion Frances Quinn reveals shaky secrets of the tent
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 12:02 AM Frances Quinn – winner of the 2013... Read more
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TribLIVE
Architecture: Pittsburgh history in 10 housesthe 1770s to the 1970s that help tell the story of Pittsburgh. The first settl
Architecture: Pittsburgh history in 10 houses
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
the 1770s to the 1970s that help tell the story of Pittsburgh. The first settlers in our area were English and then Scots-Irish, and they are the ones who built the nascent city, originally with log houses. When Pittsburgh became a borough in... Read more
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Farming Life
Rod & Gun: It should be two great days at Birr CastleIt is the time of year when the thoughts of anglers and shooters gently turn to
Rod & Gun: It should be two great days at Birr Castle
Farming Life / Posted 6 days ago
It is the time of year when the thoughts of anglers and shooters gently turn to thoughts of the Great Game Fair at Birr Castle in Co Offaly. Organisers of the Irish Game and Country Fair at Birr today and tomorrow are ready to go with what they say... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blowin’ our mind: what Van Morrison means to ustransistor we used to carry around one summer in the mid 1960s, idling on the l
Blowin’ our mind: what Van Morrison means to us
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
transistor we used to carry around one summer in the mid 1960s, idling on the lawns of Belfast City Hall, up at Belfast Castle or in the front rooms of all the houses we hung out in. Listening to live music was a way of life, dancing to it and,... Read more
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herald ie/
'They're my children', says wife of slain Jason after losing custodybrought the children to Dublin. "Do you remember this trip? I took you both on
'They're my children', says wife of slain Jason after losing custody
herald ie/ / Posted 6 days ago
brought the children to Dublin. "Do you remember this trip? I took you both on the train to Dublin. "We went to Dublin castle, the Leprechaun Museum, to the market, the Chocolateria, Christchurch, the Dublin Zoo, and a night of Irish dancing... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Facebook bid to win back Corbett kidsfamily court hearing held in North Carolina ordered that the children be return
Facebook bid to win back Corbett kids
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
family court hearing held in North Carolina ordered that the children be returned to Ireland with the Lynchs as they are Irish citizens and this would be in their best interest. Ms Martens is seeking to appeal that decision to a higher... Read more
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The Irish Times
Four fine arts courses announced for Dublinand interior decoration, painting, silver, costume and design, ceramics, miniat
Four fine arts courses announced for Dublin
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
and interior decoration, painting, silver, costume and design, ceramics, miniature painting, oriental rugs, and Irish public sculpture. The course will include some outings to houses, gardens, museums and galleries of interest.... Read more
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Long Island Press
Nazi Gold Ghost Train Discovered In Polandtrain, and that its discovery was the result of a deathbed confession of a pers
Nazi Gold Ghost Train Discovered In Poland
Long Island Press / Posted 6 days ago
train, and that its discovery was the result of a deathbed confession of a person who helped hide it, according to The Irish Times. Zuchowski declined to identify the person who made the deathbed confession, but added that the government would... Read more
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The Irish Times
Summers Past: Róisín Ingle’s 53-mile cycle through Donegal and Derry, 2005which between one thing and another – laziness mostly – I hadn’t had time to do
Summers Past: Róisín Ingle’s 53-mile cycle through Donegal and Derry, 2005
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
which between one thing and another – laziness mostly – I hadn’t had time to do’ Our Summers Past series mines the Irish Times archive to find the best articles from previous summers. In July 2005, nine of our writers wrote about a relay... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Teenager completes ‘treacherous’ Rolex Fastnet Challengethe Fastnet lighthouse off South West Ireland, before heading back to the finis
Teenager completes ‘treacherous’ Rolex Fastnet Challenge
Weston Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
the Fastnet lighthouse off South West Ireland, before heading back to the finish line in Plymouth. Danielle, who lives in Castle Road, set sail on August 16 before arriving back on dry land five days later on Saturday morning. The journey forced... Read more
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The Irish Times
Picnic Times: The winner of our picnic competition and a selection of the best entriesoptional. Chaffinches and bumblebees entertained us. Afterwards the fire was c
Picnic Times: The winner of our picnic competition and a selection of the best entries
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
optional. Chaffinches and bumblebees entertained us. Afterwards the fire was carefully quenched. The return trip to Ross Castle rekindled our excitement, and unlike poor Oisín’s fate, usually went without hitch. Caroline Hurley, Donabate, Co... Read more
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Daily Mail
Recipe for bedtime story: Ideal tale lasts eight and a half minutesthe ideal story lasting eight minutes and 36 seconds might have traditional ele
Recipe for bedtime story: Ideal tale lasts eight and a half minutes
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
the ideal story lasting eight minutes and 36 seconds might have traditional elements, such as the backdrop of a castle, the hero should carry a thoroughly modern mobile phone as well as a magic wand. The perfect bedtime story lasts... Read more
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Daily Mail
People rushing to find Nazi gold train warned it may be booby-trappedWalbrzych. Local lore says that Nazi Germany ordered the vast underground netw
People rushing to find Nazi gold train warned it may be booby-trapped
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Walbrzych. Local lore says that Nazi Germany ordered the vast underground network, which snakes around the massive Ksiaz Castle, built to hide Third Reich valuables. German concentration camp inmates were used to build the huge tunnels -... Read more
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The Irish Times
Miss Julie review: Irish take on Swedish romance lacks warmth The film based on August Strindberg’s play tells of a romance between the clas
Miss Julie review: Irish take on Swedish romance lacks warmth
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
The film based on August Strindberg’s play tells of a romance between the classes Starring:Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton It’s impossible not to feel a little... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Guinness Book of World Records is 60 and - it all started in Irelandof the most frequently stolen books from public libraries in the United States.
The Guinness Book of World Records is 60 and - it all started in Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
of the most frequently stolen books from public libraries in the United States. If you want to steal books (to quote Roy Castle, the late presenter of BBC TV’s Record Breakers) “dedication’s what you need”. Dedication and shamelessness. Since it... Read more
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The Irish Times
Guinness Book of World Records is 60 - and it all started in Irelandof the most frequently stolen books from public libraries in the United States.
Guinness Book of World Records is 60 - and it all started in Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
of the most frequently stolen books from public libraries in the United States. If you want to steal books (to quote Roy Castle, the late presenter of BBC TV’s Record Breakers) “dedication’s what you need”. Dedication and shamelessness. Since it... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bulldog Pixie-Lily loves her princess play tent birthday surpriseabsolutely loves her princess play tent birthday surprise Pooch enters the bed
Bulldog Pixie-Lily loves her princess play tent birthday surprise
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
absolutely loves her princess play tent birthday surprise Pooch enters the bedroom and immediately spots the all-pink castle Later the dog jumps onto the bed and thanks owner by wagging tail This pooch may well be the happiest in the world... Read more
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Daily Mail
Luftwaffe crew pose for holiday snaps on Jersey days after air raids1940. Another, Oberfeldwebel Fritz Pons, was part of a Heinkel crew that famou
Luftwaffe crew pose for holiday snaps on Jersey days after air raids
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
1940. Another, Oberfeldwebel Fritz Pons, was part of a Heinkel crew that famously crash-landed in the grounds of Windsor Castle in April 1941 and was also captured. Here is one of the photographs taken by the Luftwaffe crews as they fly over the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nazi 'gold train' found... but may just contain military equipmentman who called me knows that I know something.' Fairytale: Local legend has it
Nazi 'gold train' found... but may just contain military equipment
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
man who called me knows that I know something.' Fairytale: Local legend has it the train disappeared not far from Ksiaz Castle, which was the Nazi's headquarters in the area, which was under their control during the Second World War Local... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Castle Coole is the star of new Colin Farrell movie Miss Julie Colin Farrell and Jessica Chastain play valet John and aristocrat Miss Julie
Castle Coole is the star of new Colin Farrell movie Miss Julie
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Colin Farrell and Jessica Chastain play valet John and aristocrat Miss Julie in the new movieA scene from Miss JulieJessica Chastain in another scene from the film One of our National... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Fund Defence to prevent terror attacks’ says Simon Coveney | Irish Examiner by Sean O Riordan and Fiachra Ó Cionnaith A group represe
‘Fund Defence to prevent terror attacks’ says Simon Coveney
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner by Sean O Riordan and Fiachra Ó Cionnaith A group representing Ireland’s military officers has warned... Read more
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Daily Mail
Emma Willis is casual yet chic ahead of Celebrity Big Brother launchhas been completely made over to reflect this year's UK vs USA theme, with a Ne
Emma Willis is casual yet chic ahead of Celebrity Big Brother launch
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
has been completely made over to reflect this year's UK vs USA theme, with a New York skyline clashing with an English castle setting in the garden, and a battle of the flags jazzing up the famous diary room chair. Stylish: The 39-year-old... Read more
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Daily Mail
Banksy releases dark trailer for Dismaland as ticket website crasheson the £3 tickets on Friday but the website crashed due to 'weight of traffic'
Banksy releases dark trailer for Dismaland as ticket website crashes
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
on the £3 tickets on Friday but the website crashed due to 'weight of traffic' The children are seen skipping out of the castle as their parents clutch their faces and weep behind them They are seen staring up at the Dismaland sign outside the... Read more
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Daily Mail
The clandestine constructions that awed lawmakersWhere are their planning permissions? Chinese media name and shame craziest ill
The clandestine constructions that awed lawmakers
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Where are their planning permissions? Chinese media name and shame craziest illegal structures... from a colossal 'pigeon castle' to a mansion on top of 12 storey high rise Residents around China have broken the law by expanding their living space... Read more
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Daily Herald
10 ways to send off summer in the suburbsfrom hickory walking sticks to tapestries. This year, the fair also unveiled a
10 ways to send off summer in the suburbs
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
from hickory walking sticks to tapestries. This year, the fair also unveiled a new kingdom for children equipped with a castle stage surrounded by enchanting hobbit houses. The fair is at 12550 120th Ave., Kenosha, Wisconsin. It runs from 10... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Buy Brown Forman on Weakness Ahead of Earnings, Cramer SaysChambord, Southern Comfort, Canadian Mist, Korbel and Woodford Reserve. In June
Buy Brown Forman on Weakness Ahead of Earnings, Cramer Says
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 days ago
Chambord, Southern Comfort, Canadian Mist, Korbel and Woodford Reserve. In June, Brown Forman announced its move into Irish whiskey with the acquisition of Slane Castle Irish Whiskey Limited and its plan to build a new distillery in Ireland.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Originality not a virtue of TNT’s ‘Public Morals’partner Charlie Bullman (Michael Rapaport, “Justified”) and his commanding offi
Originality not a virtue of TNT’s ‘Public Morals’
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
partner Charlie Bullman (Michael Rapaport, “Justified”) and his commanding officer, Lt. King (Ruben Santiago-­Hudson, “Castle”), are corrupt and complicit with the Irish mob running the city. The arrival of Jimmy Shea (Brian Wiles, “Person of... Read more
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Sporting Life
Weekend Review: Magical Meccasor the fact he raced far too keenly. Either way he's not one to write off just
Weekend Review: Magical Meccas
Sporting Life / Posted 11 days ago
or the fact he raced far too keenly. Either way he's not one to write off just yet and his next intended start in the Irish Champion will be more conclusive. I wouldn't discount Time Test back on a better surface, the rain softened ground did... Read more
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Salon.com
The forgotten GOP past of the Democratic field: What their political odysseys say about American politicsadult lives — not even Biden. Though Biden has been a Democrat for the entiret
The forgotten GOP past of the Democratic field: What their political odysseys say about American politics
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
adult lives — not even Biden. Though Biden has been a Democrat for the entirety of his 46 years in elected office — as New Castle County Councilman, U.S. Senator, and President Obama’s chief lieutenant — Biden’s early career hardly foreshadowed his... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Wiki Loves Monuments photo competition returns to IrelandWiki Loves Monuments 2014 seventh place entry Ross Castle, Co Kerry, by Niall O
Wiki Loves Monuments photo competition returns to Ireland
techcentral.ie / Posted 11 days ago
Wiki Loves Monuments 2014 seventh place entry Ross Castle, Co Kerry, by Niall O’Donovan Snappers given choice of over 900 locations to document The Irish wing of Wiki Loves Monuments, the world’s biggest photography competition, has returned for... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage"Winterfell", the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
"Winterfell", the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage"Winterfell", the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
"Winterfell", the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold... Read more
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The Young Witness
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage"Winterfell", the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
"Winterfell", the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold... Read more
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