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Conor McCarthy with Hillary Lynch (top 2 pics) and John Murphy with Ann Bourke at the BT sale in Grafton Street, Dublin, this morning.

‘Patient’ John and ‘Picky’ Ann are from Trim, Co Meath and travelled to Dublin at 6am apparently unmoved by their hometown’s memorable pre-Christmas marketing blitz.

(Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland)

Oh, the half-price bargains humanity.

Thanks Aaron McAllorum

Earlier at Brown Thomas, Grafton Street:


And down the road…

The early morning queue outside Abercrombie and Fitch, College Green, Dublin.

(Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland)

No seriously. The tweet above is from his mum.

It would, of course, be uncharitable to suggest that he smacks them about a bit first.



A funny, daft VFX-laden short about the bitter rivalry between two furniture store salesmen. Directed by Timothy Kendall and starring Danny Pudi from Community.


To date, Activision’s Call Of Duty series has grossed over $6 billion. That’s impressive. But not as impressive as the retail sales total for Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, the latest outing.

$775 million+ in five days. More than any movie. Any album. Any thing.

In five days.