Tag Archives: Origin

-1 Seán Molloy writes:

Spotted in Mace in Leitrim at the weekend. I know Fyffes are irish and all … But is this a mistake by Mace. Or is this labelling “allowed” due to some loophole that means banana that are repackaged, labelled or separated and sold separately, are considered “processed in / produce of” Ireland.

Food for thought.


A supercut of meme-origins, from ‘Shut up and take my money!’ to ‘It’s a trap!’ and ‘I stabbed a man in the heart’.


We have no idea what any of this memes.


An interesting short about the origin of the iconic WW2 propaganda poster and perennial meme-generator ‘Keep Calm And Carry On’ and its re-emergence thanks to a secondhand bookshop in Northumberland.



Sean writes:

Just a quick note to say thanks. You were the first to post the trailer to our short Origin

…and we just got nominated for an IFTA for Best Animation.


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Trailer for the animated short Origin, directed by James Stacey.

A young man is on the brink of emigration, but as he races through the streets of Dublin he comes to realise the spirit he’s leaving behind.

Screening at the Galway Film Fleadh this July.