It’s A Hard Knock Life

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Aran B writes:

This ESPN article (below) about McGregor and the city that shaped him is doing the rounds on twitter.

Seems the Dublin portrayed is more akin to ’80s cult classic ‘The Warriors‘ than a modern European capital city.

FIGHT!

Crossing Crumin Road (ESPN)

7 thoughts on “It’s A Hard Knock Life

  1. H

    ‘Gritty Dublin 12 postcode’ I can hear pearls being clutched in horror at that phrase in the more genteel quarters of Dublin 12…

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  2. hex

    Hilarious stuff. I love the misinterpretation of the Brendan Behan quote on Crumlin. He said they eat their young there because it was considered a bogger wilderness, not because of any urban ghetto rep.

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