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Ireland’s Wars: The Phoney War And The Fall Of France

Having looked at the initial Irish reaction to the Second World War and the early activities of the IRA for the same, it is now time to take a closer look at the war itself. Ireland was not a belligerent … Continue reading

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Review: Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters

Spoilers Trailer Yes, this came way earlier this year, but I only saw it the other week, on a whim when myself and my sister wanted to watch a movie and this was the only thing available that neither of … Continue reading

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I’m A Racist…Nah

I’d like to add an addendum to my post about the Oslo terror attacks from yesterday. Firstly, the spiking death toll is utterly shocking. Secondly, while I did not definitively state my opinion that an Islamic extremist group was behind the … Continue reading

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‎”I Dag Er Vi Alle Norske.”

Firstly, my sympathies and my condemnations. Secondly, to address something I’m seeing all over: this attack was almost certainly not motivated by the publication of the Muhammad cartoons that caused such a well-publicised ruckus the other year. While that might be a … Continue reading

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Football 10/11: vs Norway

A pretty meaningless friendly so I don’t have much to say. Another early lead lost and another display that I can only bring myself to describe as “pedestrian”. Some good enough performances from the kids but the final ball into … Continue reading

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“Beckham…into Sheringham…and Solskjaer has done it!”

He’s off, back home to Norway to manage old club Molde following his succesful stint as gaffer of the United reserve team. I don’t think any United fan can begrudge him his move or not wish him further success. Not after 99. … Continue reading

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