Monthly Archives: August 2015

Kathleen Lynn Summer School video

Originally posted on The Cedar Lounge Revolution:
https://vimeo.com/136895538 An excellent overview of the Summer School from earlier this Summer. I was there for a good while at it and it was extremely impressive.

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Michael Collins on the 1916 Easter Rising

Call him what you want; he accomplished more in his brief life than most could in many lifetimes. Stair na hÉireann | History of Ireland View original post

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London

“When I first came to London I was only sixteen; with a fiver in my pocket and my ole dancing bag; I went down to the dilly to check out the scene; And I soon ended up on the old … Continue reading

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Bás roimh easonóir. Death before dishonour.

Words to live and die by. Death takes us all; we have no choice. No one can take your honour from you, except you yourself. Stair na hÉireann | History of Ireland View original post

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Irish Roulette

Roulette is a sucker’s game. The reason that the pay-out is so huge is that the odds are so massively stacked against you. I like to play poker. Poker is not gambling; it is both a science and an art; … Continue reading

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Pool Of Vomit Hits Back At Ryanair Complaints

Originally posted on Tyrone Tribulations:
The pool of vomit, which hit the headlines yesterday after an apology from Ryanair was made to a passenger who had to sit beside it from London to Dublin, has hit back claiming it was…

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He Needed Killing

After we “grew up”, my siblings and I moved away from our little town to a small city. One day, one of my younger brothers and I were milling about downtown, going into music and bookshops, just passing time. It … Continue reading

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Woman injured in late night take away attack

If you want to see what real journalism is, here it is.

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Omagh, 1998

Moment of silence. After that, never be silent again.

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Magnificent vision: doomed ambition: Dublin Georgian North-East Sun 16th Aug.

Originally posted on Arran Q Henderson:
Dublin Georgian North-East on is a sociable walking tour this Sunday 16th August,. It explores in depth and with some humour, Parnell/Rutland Square; the Rotunda Lying- In Hospital, then further afield, the North and…

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