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#Apology

# apology - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Usborne issues apology for puberty book that says women have breasts to 'look grown-up and attractive'
# Sexism
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# Sexism

Usborne issues apology for puberty book that says women have breasts to 'look grown-up and attractive'

Aug 30th 2017, 10:50 AM 20,883 Views 138 Comments

Usborne came in for heavy criticism after images of the book were posted on social media this week.

# apology - Friday 11 August, 2017

'My words were not meant to offend' - Danny Rose issues an apology for critcising Tottenham
# Sorry
# Sorry

'My words were not meant to offend' - Danny Rose issues an apology for critcising Tottenham

Aug 11th 2017, 1:41 PM 5,715 Views 12 Comments

Earlier this week the defender said he thinks Spurs should not buy players he has to Google.

# apology - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Sunday Times 'deeply sorry' for publishing controversial Kevin Myers column
# Anti-Semitism
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# Anti-Semitism

Sunday Times 'deeply sorry' for publishing controversial Kevin Myers column

Aug 6th 2017, 2:26 PM 18,081 Views 96 Comments

An apology printed today said the article “included unacceptable comments that caused offence to many”.

# apology - Friday 4 August, 2017

Mayo hospital apologises to patient made to drink mouthwash instead of water
# Intensive Care
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# Intensive Care

Mayo hospital apologises to patient made to drink mouthwash instead of water

Aug 4th 2017, 7:46 AM 24,676 Views 43 Comments

The incident occurred at Mayo University Hospital on 12 June.

# apology - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Longitude organiser apologises for delays amid reports of festival goers 'getting crushed' in queues
# Apology
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# Apology

Longitude organiser apologises for delays amid reports of festival goers 'getting crushed' in queues

Jul 15th 2017, 1:21 PM 43,610 Views 38 Comments

Melvin Benn has said that teams have worked through the night to improve the access points at Marlay Park.

# apology - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Founder of TheLiberal.ie posts apology for breaching copyright in light font
# Misc
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# Misc

Founder of TheLiberal.ie posts apology for breaching copyright in light font

Jul 13th 2017, 4:24 PM 18,178 Views 31 Comments

Leo Sherlock was ordered to apologise as part of a court settlement.

# apology - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Theresa May orders MP to be suspended after using the n-word
# No Place For It
From TheJournal.ie
# No Place For It

Theresa May orders MP to be suspended after using the n-word

Jul 11th 2017, 8:06 AM 17,727 Views 33 Comments

The British Prime Minister said she was “shocked” by the “completely unacceptable” language.

# apology - Monday 10 July, 2017

IRA bomb-maker apologises for his part in Birmingham bombings
# Birmingham Bombings
From TheJournal.ie
# Birmingham Bombings

IRA bomb-maker apologises for his part in Birmingham bombings

Jul 10th 2017, 6:51 PM 31,523 Views 202 Comments

“I apologise not only for myself, I apologise for all active republicans who had no intention of hurting anybody and sympathise with you.”

# apology - Thursday 22 June, 2017

"Nobody told us she had died" - the story of Margaret Bullen, who spent her entire life in a Magdalene Laundry
# A Life Stolen
From TheJournal.ie
# A Life Stolen

"Nobody told us she had died" - the story of Margaret Bullen, who spent her entire life in a Magdalene Laundry

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:20 AM 53,589 Views 56 Comments

Margaret Bullen died in 2003 aged just 50 from a disease possibly linked to her exposure to industrial-strength chemicals in the Laundries where she had lived.

# apology - Friday 16 June, 2017

Apology: Mr Viktoras Jenkus
# Courts
From TheJournal.ie
# Courts

Apology: Mr Viktoras Jenkus

Jun 16th 2017, 4:54 PM 17,621 Views 0 Comments

Correction.

# apology - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Liverpool end interest in Van Dijk and apologise after row with Southampton
# Sorry
# Sorry

Liverpool end interest in Van Dijk and apologise after row with Southampton

Jun 7th 2017, 7:16 PM 12,339 Views 62 Comments

The Netherlands international won’t be moving to Anfield.

# apology - Monday 15 May, 2017

Lavezzi forced to apologise to Chinese club after photo of him making offensive gesture emerges
# Ill-advised
# Ill-advised

Lavezzi forced to apologise to Chinese club after photo of him making offensive gesture emerges

May 15th 2017, 9:18 AM 9,127 Views 11 Comments

The Argentine forward is currently earning astronomical amounts of money at Hebei China Fortune.

# apology - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Ross County striker apologises for THAT dive which earned draw against Celtic
# I'm So Sooo Sorry
# I'm So Sooo Sorry

Ross County striker apologises for THAT dive which earned draw against Celtic

Apr 20th 2017, 11:39 AM 4,730 Views 10 Comments

Alex Schalk also received a two-game ban for the tumble.

# apology - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Adidas sorry for email praising those who 'survived' Boston Marathon
# Apology
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# Apology

Adidas sorry for email praising those who 'survived' Boston Marathon

Apr 19th 2017, 7:49 AM 19,455 Views 42 Comments

On social media, customers quickly reminded the company about the real survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

# apology - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Channel 4 News apologises after naming wrong man as suspect in Westminster attack
# Sorry
From TheJournal.ie
# Sorry

Channel 4 News apologises after naming wrong man as suspect in Westminster attack

Mar 23rd 2017, 8:17 AM 26,339 Views 35 Comments

A senior home affairs correspondent had quoted a senior source as naming the suspect.

# apology - Friday 2 December, 2016

Man (63) jailed for nine years after stabbing partner when she said she wanted to leave
# Co Cork
From TheJournal.ie
# Co Cork

Man (63) jailed for nine years after stabbing partner when she said she wanted to leave

Dec 2nd 2016, 1:11 PM 9,556 Views 7 Comments

The Cork man had pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of his partner last year.

# apology - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Six Nations bonus points, All-Ireland final ref's admission and all today's sport
# Wednesday
# Wednesday

We'll Leave it There So: Six Nations bonus points, All-Ireland final ref's admission and all today's sport

Nov 30th 2016, 7:48 PM 16,241 Views 2 Comments

Plus, former darts champion Eric Bristow has apologised for his widely condemned football sex abuse comments.

# apology - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Trump's weekend: Settling fraud lawsuits for $25m and demanding apologies from Broadway cast
# President Trump
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# President Trump

Trump's weekend: Settling fraud lawsuits for $25m and demanding apologies from Broadway cast

Nov 20th 2016, 6:40 PM 24,602 Views 71 Comments

And Ireland’s Leo Varadkar has picked a side in the scrap.

# apology - Thursday 10 November, 2016

HSE boss apologises after leaked memo said patients could be removed with "minimum force"
# Apology
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# Apology

HSE boss apologises after leaked memo said patients could be removed with "minimum force"

Nov 10th 2016, 11:56 AM 16,292 Views 79 Comments

Minister for Health Simon Harris said that the rescinded memo was “utterly offensive and unacceptable”.

# apology - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Japanese girl band apologises after wearing costumes that looked like Nazi uniforms
# Keyakizaka46
From TheJournal.ie
# Keyakizaka46

Japanese girl band apologises after wearing costumes that looked like Nazi uniforms

Nov 2nd 2016, 12:06 PM 17,798 Views 43 Comments

They wore the costumes on stage, a move which sparked protests.

# apology - Monday 26 September, 2016

Actor sacked from Coronation Street apologises for "racially offensive" tweets
# Sorry
From TheJournal.ie
# Sorry

Actor sacked from Coronation Street apologises for "racially offensive" tweets

Sep 26th 2016, 1:04 PM 24,313 Views 29 Comments

Marc Anwar called the tweets a “moment of madness”.

# apology - Friday 19 August, 2016

Trump apologises, says he "regrets offending people" and "causing personal pain"
# I'm So Sooo Sorry
From TheJournal.ie
# I'm So Sooo Sorry

Trump apologises, says he "regrets offending people" and "causing personal pain"

Aug 19th 2016, 7:25 AM 27,093 Views 132 Comments

Yes you read that right. In other news temperatures are forecast to be cool in hell today.

# apology - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Simon Harris has apologised to Amanda Mellet in the Dáil
# UN Abortion Case
From TheJournal.ie
# UN Abortion Case

Simon Harris has apologised to Amanda Mellet in the Dáil

Jun 30th 2016, 7:00 PM 29,439 Views 151 Comments

The Health Minister also revealed that he wishes Ireland would allow for abortion in the case of fatal foetal abnormalities.

# apology - Monday 27 June, 2016

Pope Francis says Christians should apologise to gay people
# Forgiveness
From TheJournal.ie
# Forgiveness

Pope Francis says Christians should apologise to gay people

Jun 27th 2016, 8:23 AM 19,307 Views 88 Comments

The pope was speaking after a trip to Armenia.

# apology - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

'I’ve no problem speaking to players or staff members if I feel I’ve gone overboard'
# Apology
# Apology

'I’ve no problem speaking to players or staff members if I feel I’ve gone overboard'

Jun 7th 2016, 3:03 PM 22,231 Views 35 Comments

Roy Keane was in front of the media on Ireland’s final day in Dublin before they fly out for Euro 2016.

# apology - Friday 3 June, 2016

Australia's The Footy Show sorry for 'racist' dog joke
# Apology
# Apology

Australia's The Footy Show sorry for 'racist' dog joke

Jun 3rd 2016, 8:28 AM 9,353 Views 53 Comments

It’s not the the first time they’ve landed themselves in hot water.

# apology - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Irish director John Carney has apologised for his 'petty' comments about Keira Knightley
# Begin Again
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# Begin Again

Irish director John Carney has apologised for his 'petty' comments about Keira Knightley

Jun 2nd 2016, 3:26 PM 23,587 Views 35 Comments

The Sing Street director said he’d “never make a film with supermodels again”.

Irish director John Carney has apologised for his 'petty' comments about Keira Knightley
# Begin Again
From The Daily Edge
# Begin Again

Irish director John Carney has apologised for his 'petty' comments about Keira Knightley

Jun 2nd 2016, 7:36 AM 3,705 Views 3 Comments

The Sing Street director said he’d “never make a film with supermodels again”.

# apology - Thursday 12 May, 2016

A shocking, sobering report leaked and then selectively reported upon by our national media
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

A shocking, sobering report leaked and then selectively reported upon by our national media

May 12th 2016, 8:00 PM 290 Views 46 Comments

Some apologies are now in order. And they aren’t the ones you’ve heard about, writes Tom Clonan.

# apology - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

'It was not my intention to hurt Michael' - Pocock apologises for 'choke hold' on opponent
# Reaction
# Reaction

'It was not my intention to hurt Michael' - Pocock apologises for 'choke hold' on opponent

Apr 6th 2016, 12:15 PM 7,839 Views 15 Comments

The Brumbies player pleaded guilty to grasping the neck of Waikato Chiefs opponent Michael Leitch.

# apology - Sunday 27 March, 2016

'I'm not going to get upset' - Irish Olympian waiting on apology and refund after flight controversy
# Reaction
# Reaction

'I'm not going to get upset' - Irish Olympian waiting on apology and refund after flight controversy

Mar 27th 2016, 7:08 PM 46,155 Views 40 Comments

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe tells The42 that he is surprised at how much attention the incident has received.

# apology - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

'It was a silly mistake' - Irish midfielder suspended over Cheltenham urine incident
# Punishment
# Punishment

'It was a silly mistake' - Irish midfielder suspended over Cheltenham urine incident

Mar 16th 2016, 8:59 PM 18,104 Views 28 Comments

Samir Carruthers says he let everyone down with his actions yesterday.

# apology - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Eagles of Death Metal frontman 'begs for forgiveness' after suggesting Paris attack was an inside job
# Apology
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# Apology

Eagles of Death Metal frontman 'begs for forgiveness' after suggesting Paris attack was an inside job

Mar 12th 2016, 2:25 PM 29,693 Views 51 Comments

Jesse Hughes said his comments were “unfounded and baseless”.

# apology - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

'I'm not the sort of person that does those things' says rugby league player after red card punch
# Apology
# Apology

'I'm not the sort of person that does those things' says rugby league player after red card punch

Feb 23rd 2016, 5:47 PM 7,698 Views 3 Comments

Mitch Garbutt was shown the line on Sunday.

# apology - Friday 22 January, 2016

Inter accept Sarri & Napoli apologies over Mancini clash
# Scusa
# Scusa

Inter accept Sarri & Napoli apologies over Mancini clash

Jan 22nd 2016, 9:40 PM 3,800 Views 2 Comments

The Nerazzurri coach accused his counterpart of using homophobic language during Tuesday’s Coppa Italia tie.

# apology - Friday 8 January, 2016

Company withdraws 'racist' ad for skin-whitening product after online backlash
# Thailand
From TheJournal.ie
# Thailand

Company withdraws 'racist' ad for skin-whitening product after online backlash

Jan 8th 2016, 5:14 PM 17,783 Views 36 Comments

The company said its intention was to convey that self-improvement is crucial.

# apology - Monday 28 December, 2015

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers
# Comfort Women
From TheJournal.ie
# Comfort Women

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers

Dec 28th 2015, 2:30 PM 16,228 Views 17 Comments

The Korean women were forced into military-run brothels.

# apology - Sunday 22 November, 2015

This girl's unique method of apologising to her boyfriend is going super viral
# So Sorry Sam
From The Daily Edge
# So Sorry Sam

This girl's unique method of apologising to her boyfriend is going super viral

Nov 22nd 2015, 4:11 PM 11,744 Views 3 Comments

Can drunken personalised apology cards be a thing? Please let them become a thing.

# apology - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Department store criticised for ad that 'promotes date rape'
# Backlash
From TheJournal.ie
# Backlash

Department store criticised for ad that 'promotes date rape'

Nov 11th 2015, 10:34 PM 30,468 Views 59 Comments

The ad features a man standing behind a woman with the text “Spike your friend’s eggnog when they’re not looking.”

# apology - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Coach Kavanagh issues ultimatum to Reebok over 'incredibly insensitive' Ireland t-shirts
# Oh Dear
# Oh Dear

Coach Kavanagh issues ultimatum to Reebok over 'incredibly insensitive' Ireland t-shirts

Oct 21st 2015, 3:24 PM 22,018 Views 28 Comments

The SBG founder threatened to pull out of their sponsorship deal if they weren’t removed today.