- As Gaeilge / Entertainment / Sport

Páidí Ó Sé’s Legacy Lives On

A total of forty-eight teams from seven countries competed in this year’s Páidí Ó Sé tournament, the biggest ever. I was proud to be part of one of the competing ladies Gaelic football senior teams. I play for Foxrock-Cabinteely and it was our second year attending Páidí’s renowned tournament. Páidí Ó Sé is a Kerry…

- Entertainment

Beyonce’s Pepsi halftime performance.

Forget the Ravens and the 49ers, it was Beyonce’s halftime performance that really stole the show at the 2013 Super bowl on Sunday. Beyonce, who has sold over 75 million solo records worldwide, put on a spectacular performance that wowed over 110 million viewers. Her performance was so powerful that it was even rumoured to…

- Entertainment / Sport

LA’s Loss is Paris’ Gain

So big hearted David Beckham is to give his Paris Saint- Germain salary to a Parisian based children’s charity.  Can the man do no wrong?  His talented wife and children are to remain in London while he continues his footy ŕ Paris. They are quite the globe trotters the Beckham clan, and why not? Their…

- Entertainment / Sport

Super Bowl Ads – The Price of 30 Seconds of Fame

In a more unorthodox preview to this weekend’s Super Bowl XLVII between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers, I have taken a look at the hype associated with the much anticipated advertisements that can for many bring as much excitement as the game itself. Long known as the ‘Greatest Show on Earth’, Super…

- Entertainment / Our Song of the Week

One to watch: Little Green Cars

An Irish band to watch out for in 2013 is Little Green Cars. The band is made up of five immensely talented people, Stevie Appleby (vocals and guitar), Adam O’Regan (vocals and lead guitar) Donagh Seaver O’Leary (bass guitar), Dylan Lynch (drums) and Faye O’Rourke (vocals and guitar) Their sound ranges from early REM to…

- Entertainment / Social Media

Biggest Irish Celebrities on Twitter

Last year I wrote a blog post about the biggest Irish sports stars on Twitter so I felt it was about time a list of the biggest Irish celebrities on Twitter was compiled.  From (ex)boyband members to stand up comedians it is quite a mix. Some have their large amount of followers thanks to the quality…

- Entertainment / Fashion

2013 Golden Globes- Best and Worst Dressed

It is always around this time of year that people with any interest in fashion become the biggest critics. This year, like every other, there has been an array of both breathtaking and abominable gowns displayed by the biggest names in Hollywood and I, along with many others, have been waiting anxiously to let our…

- Entertainment

It’s That Time of Year Again-Oscar Nominations

After much anticipation the nominations for the 85th Annual Academy Awards were announced today by Emma Stone and Seth McFarlane. There weren’t many surprises in the line up with “Lincoln” receiving 12 nominations, making it the movie with the highest number of Academy Award nominations this year, including best director for Stephen Spielberg and best…