Today's Irish news roundup
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Here's the top Irish news stories on IrishCentral today:
Michael O’Leary, Chief Executive of Ryanair, has promised €99 fares ($125 dollars) across the Atlantic to and from America if he succeeds in winning a majority share in Aer Lingus...READ MORE
Top Election 2012 story:
Mitt Romney won the first debate against Barack Obama just by showing up in a fighting mood against a lackluster incumbent.
In a debate weighed down by facts and figures and financial data, Romney was faster on his feet than Obama...READ MORE
Following hot – and we mean HOT – on the heels of the the New York Firefighters, Ireland’s farmers have manned up, taken off their tops, and posed for the fourth annual Irish Farmer Calendar 2013, which supports the Irish charity Bóthar...READ MORE
Top celebrity gossip story:
The 22-year-old country star recently topped Forbes magazine's list of highest paid celebrities under the age of 30 and is saving up her hard-earned cash for her future family because she wants a brood of at least four...READ MORE
This Saturday, FOX News’s Bill O’Reilly and ‘The Daily Show’ creator Jon Stewart will go head to head in a live political debate that will be streamed online. ‘The Rumble 2012’ will bring the two together in a mock presidential debate that will focus on the real issues concerning Election 2012...READ MORE
- An open letter in strong defence of capitalism.
- Sarah Palin is saving Christmas
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- Gay teacher fired from Catholic school after...
- Irish drugs mule to escape full trial and...
- Virginia governor slammed by doctor over...
- Top Christmas Irish ads that will be bring...
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- Hollywood star Gabriel Byrne brands new Pope...
I wonder if the Governor of Virginia put up similar protests on behalf of his constituents when the slave trade was outlawed everywhere else but his mGay teacher fired from Catholic school after applying for same-sex marriage license
Stevenstar , I live in Ireland and I can emphatically say that 75% of Irish people do NOT believe in gay "marriage " . The idea is regardedNelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning its arms during 2000 talks
You're right, Fergananim, about Americans not grasping the Irish weariness with IRA activities into the late 20th century. Americans find the idea ofAn open letter in strong defence of capitalism to Pope Francis
Yes, capitalism is very good at providing an abundance of low value items such as food and electronics, just so long as the State (the nation) provide