Author Archives: Aaron McAllorum

A brief musical and football commentary tracking Leicester City’s rise and rise to become champions of English football.

Richie McCormack writes:

From the League Cup wins to League One – to the Premier League title. I give you, the Off The Ball montage…..

Everybody loves an underdog, in fairness.

Leicester City win the premier league: How the world viewed the victory (BBC News)



Trademark lawyer Brian Conroy writes:

Well here’s one way the folk of Mayo might get their hands on Sam Maguire this year…..SHOTS! Some enterprising young man (Jeffrey Spillane, hello to you) has applied to register “Sam Maguire” as a Trade Mark for Whiskey…

Sam Maguire Whiskey (Brian Conroy)

#makehistory 3

Three’s new TV campaign

Diarmaid Walsh writes

The campaign evokes hope and positivity, acknowledging the commitment of the supporters and also the team’s quest for success. Underpinned by Irish band, The Stunning’s classic 90s anthem “Brewing Up a Storm”, the campaign is a rallying call to all supporters to get behind the Irish team, reminding them why they love football…

Featuring: Big Jack and legions of women fans (happy face).



Fancy a Nomtorious lunch today?

Jenny at Mary’s bar and Hardware Shop, 8 Wicklow Street, Dublin 2, writes:

 Following UFC warrior Conor McGregor’s surprise announcement last night, we’ve a surprise announcement of our own. Both involve cheese.

Anyone who comes in to see us in Mary’s Bar & Hardware today between 12 – 2pm and says ‘Thanks for the cheese’ will get a 2 for 1 on red & white cheese toasties

PLUS we’ll throw in a packet of King crisps for the craic too. So bring a pal for a shoulder to cry on….

Mary’s Bar and Hardware Shop (Facebook)

Shawna Scott (above) owner of online sex toy emporium, Sex Siopa

She won, again!

Shawna Scott writes:

Sex Siopa won an SME award at the weekend and I’m really excited about it! It’s the 2nd year in a row that I won this award, so in true Shawna Scott fashion, I celebrated by getting dizzy on sweets and beer and then fell asleep by midnight. (I’m really living the dream!)

I just want to thank everybody that has used Sex Siopa and all that have supported me over the past few years, ‘sheet included.


SME Awards 2016

Sex Siopa