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Saturday 27 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These are some of the most bizarre dishes from around the world Cooked Alligator
From TheJournal.ie Australian fishermen accidentally catch extremely rare giant basking shark Unusual Catch

Australian fishermen accidentally catch extremely rare giant basking shark

Even at a massive 6.3-metres, this shark is just a baby.

Friday 26 June, 2015

Oscar De La Hoya ‘very serious’ about comeback at the age of 42

De La Hoya hasn’t fought since 2008, when he was knocked out by Manny Pacquiao in the eighth round.

From Business ETC The first time Greece defaulted was more than 2,000 years ago Money Money Money

The first time Greece defaulted was more than 2,000 years ago

Here’s 11 things you might not have known about their economy.

Thursday 25 June, 2015

Ex-NFL player explains how he ended up blowing a chunk of his $20 million

Ex-NFL player explains how he ended up blowing a chunk of his $20 million

Phillip Buchanon’s mother demanded a million from him after he was drafted.

From TheJournal.ie An 8-year-old girl busted the McDonald’s burger ‘no rot’ myth Yuck

An 8-year-old girl busted the McDonald’s burger ‘no rot’ myth

Turns out they do have a use-by date.

Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From Business ETC Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack Security

Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack

A piece of software blocks Windows updates, which regularly include important security updates.

Ex-NFL running back found his calling as a writer, and now works on HBO’s ‘Ballers’

“Ballers”, starring ‘The Rock’, is about an ex-NFL player who transitions to life as an agent.

Tuesday 23 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Rule #1 of Live TV: Don’t hit anyone with an axe Whoops

Rule #1 of Live TV: Don’t hit anyone with an axe

At least it wasn’t a trident.

From TheJournal.ie Forget phones, Samsung’s developing a truck that could help reduce road deaths Taking Risks This post contains videos

NFL star Gronkowski still hasn’t spent a penny of his $16.3 million career salary

“I still wear my favourite pair of jeans from high school.”

Monday 22 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie An ancient Chinese medicine could help treat MS and diabetes Miracle

Sunday 21 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Video of Chicago cop opening fire on a car full of unarmed black teens is “disturbing on a whole new level” Police Brutality

Video of Chicago cop opening fire on a car full of unarmed black teens is “disturbing on a whole new level”

None of them had a weapon or acted aggressively toward the officers, according to the complaint.

From TheJournal.ie Shocking photos show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth Self Destruction This post contains images

Shocking photos show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth

The images might make you see the world in a new way, and that’s the point.

From TheJournal.ie 9 documentaries that will make you smarter about business Watch This
From TheJournal.ie 14 things successful people do in the last 10 minutes of the workday It's Business Time

14 things successful people do in the last 10 minutes of the workday

Top tips from those in the know.

Saturday 20 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Agreeing to disagree could be bad for your relationship Red Flag

Agreeing to disagree could be bad for your relationship

That’s according to this expert anyway. But you could agree to disagree with them…

From TheJournal.ie Why does Tinder work? A biological anthropologist explains… Makes You Think

Why does Tinder work? A biological anthropologist explains…

Users of the dating app assess potential partners in much the same way as neanderthals did, according to academic Helen Fisher.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how long it really takes to get out of shape Witness The Fitness

Here’s how long it really takes to get out of shape

An expert gives the lowdown.

From TheJournal.ie The best sharks on earth, ranked by the most unusual Get Outa The Water

The best sharks on earth, ranked by the most unusual

Sharks have been around 415 million years longer than humans – let’s face it – they rule the roost.

Thursday 18 June, 2015

No Championship, but LeBron did help the Cavs make a truckload of extra cash this season

The Cavaliers’ revenues are up three times what they’re paying the best player in the game.

Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Teenager shot dead after using app to track his iPhone Find My Phone

Teenager shot dead after using app to track his iPhone

He had left the phone in a cab.

Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how much it would cost to build a real Jurassic Park Cloning

Here’s how much it would cost to build a real Jurassic Park

How much for one raptor?

From Business ETC Billionaires are demanding waterfalls for their superyachts — and they have a really good reason for it Don't Go Chasing

Sunday 14 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Experts say these are best ways to keep your identity safe online Watch Out
From TheJournal.ie Vintage photos show what it was like to live in US college dorms 110 years ago Student Life This post contains images

Vintage photos show what it was like to live in US college dorms 110 years ago

It still looked like a lot of fun…

Friday 12 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Get ready for an explosion of knock-off Kit Kat chocolates Four Fingers

Get ready for an explosion of knock-off Kit Kat chocolates

Nestlé’s attempt to trademark the design has been knocked back.

Thursday 11 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What were you doing at 15? This boy found a new planet 1,000 light years from Earth As You Do

What were you doing at 15? This boy found a new planet 1,000 light years from Earth

Wagg’s exoplanet is located in a distant solar system within our home galaxy, the Milky Way.

From Business ETC Why it took 10 years to bring ‘Jurassic World’ to the big screen Development Hell

Why it took 10 years to bring ‘Jurassic World’ to the big screen

The fourth installment of the blockbuster series opens in Irish cinemas today. But it’s been a long, strange production process.

Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Scientists have built a lab 62 feet under the sea – but they aren’t using it to explore the ocean FINDING NEEMO

Scientists have built a lab 62 feet under the sea – but they aren’t using it to explore the ocean

Before you can become an astronaut – you need to learn how to be an aquanaut.

Tuesday 9 June, 2015

From Business ETC Snoop Dogg is suing hipsters’ favourite beer PBR for €60m Gin And Juice

Snoop Dogg is suing hipsters’ favourite beer PBR for €60m

Snoop claims he’s owed a portion of the sale of Colt 45.

Monday 8 June, 2015

Cycling officials keep checking riders’ bikes because they suspect there may be motors in them

And the riders are calling it ‘the stupidest thing’ ever.

Sunday 7 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 10 changes to make in your 30s to set yourself up for lifelong success Don't Worry Be Happy

10 changes to make in your 30s to set yourself up for lifelong success

From your health to your wealth.

From TheJournal.ie It’s not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer Dennis Nilsen This post contains a poll

It’s not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer

It’s very spacious, at least.

From TheJournal.ie Facebook defends not taking down video of screaming baby being dunked in water DISTRESSING

Facebook defends not taking down video of screaming baby being dunked in water

The woman who originally shared the video has called on Facebook to leave it up.

From Business ETC The incredible world of billionaire weddings that even celebrities can’t afford The Wedding Planner

Saturday 6 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s every single ‘Game of Thrones’ location in real life Norn Iron

Here’s every single ‘Game of Thrones’ location in real life

This comes as part of a promotional drive by a Moroccan travel agency.

From TheJournal.ie A company spent nearly $100m to make their HQ look like Star Trek’s Enterprise To Boldly Go

A company spent nearly $100m to make their HQ look like Star Trek’s Enterprise

The Chinese gaming company was very committed to its look.

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: A Hollywood producer is building the largest mansion in US history It's Epic

Pictures: A Hollywood producer is building the largest mansion in US history

Yours for $500 million. Take a look…