Category Archives: Misc

It’s Friday so that means it’s time to face the music.

Today we’re going all foreign: What’s your favourite song not in the English language?

Here’s mine.

To be in with a chance of winning a wondrous €25 Golden Discs voucher, simply write your choice below.

The winner will be chosen by my translator.

Please include video links if possible.

Lines close at 6am.

Nick says: Good luck!

Last week’s video star here.

Golden Discs

This afternoon.

The Old Royal Oak, 11 Kilmainham Lane, Saint James’ (part of Phoenix Park), Dublin 8.

In fairness.


The Royal Oak (Facebook)

Jinx Lennon – North Louth

Please be seated for the Wee County’s premier punk-poet.

Jinx Lennon (top) takes no prisoners on this Spitfire-tirade about the Louth hinterlands from his wonderfully named new album Border Schizo Fffolk Songs For The Fucked.

Mark E Smith is smiling down from above.

Nick says: Louth and proud.

Jinx Lennon

South William Street, Dublin 2

A canvas-covered South William Street.

Inventive M*A*S*H-style fun?

Or literal hipster bubble?

It could go either way.

TK Maxx, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15 on Wednesday

Damo Boggler writes:

To Stephen Donnelly [Minister For Health]: I work in the Live Events industry. This photograph (above) was taken at TX Maxx in Blanchardstown on Wednesday.

Can you find out why we are only allowed 50 people in the 3Arena [Dublin]?, which is a lot bigger than this shop, and they are allowed 184?



This morning.

Berkeley Road,, Phibsborough, Dublin 7.

From above: Residents Vijya (left, face mask, no second name given) and Niyi Jegede (face mask, cap) with Simon Haslam (high viz vest), of the Housing Action Group, outside the site of what the Irish Property Owners’ Association has referred to as “an illegal eviction” by private security staff overseen by Garda officers on Wednesday morning.

Yesterday: Welcome Back




Via Irish Council For Civil Liberties