Post fact reality, protest votes & Ireland’s Trump

It was, American President-elect Donald J Trump announced, a “movement”. During his victory speech at a rally in New York on Wednesday morning Irish time, Trump chose the word “movement” over “campaign” to describe what had seen him sweep (quite comfortably) into the most powerful political office in the world. We are perhaps more accustomed…

HOTD Podcast Episode 12

This week on the podcast, with Kev and Dara both away, Kevin Dooley rejoins the Hurlers on the Ditch as they discuss some of the amazing young underdog stories from the world of sports over the past year, their favourite ever players and they discuss whether Alan Shearer was bang on or talking bullshit when…

The Trailer Trials: An Update

If you’ve been following our activity on this site from the beginning you’ll know I wrote an article earlier in the year called The Trailer Trials. If you read that article, and you’re now reading this article, there’s one thing I’d like to say to you. Hi mam. However, if you didn’t read that but…