Daily Archives: May 18, 2012

Ruairi Quinn pledging not to introduce student fees at the Front arch Gate of Trinity College, Dublin, during the General Election campaign last year.

TCD Negotiates Student Loan Scheme as Govt Explores PPPs (Rónán Burtenshaw, Trinity news)

(Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland)

Four time US national amateur boxing champion Eric Kelly has a lazy eye and a wicked tongue. Retired from fighting after a ‘street altercation’ he now trains ‘a bunch of f*cking nerds – Wall Street guys’ at the Church Street Boxing Gym in Manhattan’s financial district.

He degrades and humiliates these bankers on a daily basis.

The man is a saint.

[NSFW language]


To represent the other side.

Sinn Fein toddler Toirleach O Murchu on Merrion Street, Dublin, this afternoon.


(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)


The jury took just three hours to return unanimous guilty verdicts  on all six counts that he [FG councillor Fred Forsey] received corrupt payments totalling €80,000 from a property developer in 2006 to try to get lands rezoned outside of Dungarvan.

Fred Forsey Jr Found Guilty in Corruption Trial (RTE)