All-Ireland epic shows why hurling will never be beaten

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There’s no point trying to add to the realms of superlatives that have already been written about Saturday’s extraordinary All-Ireland Final replay – except perhaps that even the...

Eau d’adolescence – or the smell of your average teenager!

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The Undertones may have famously believed that teenage dreams are hard to beat – but teenage smells are a different matter altogether. If you power...

Philosophical Facebook leaves you with real questions to ponder

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The world finally turned full circle last week when Facebook asked me what must be the ultimate philosophical question – do I really know myself? ...

Pictures that paint a thousand words from childhood

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The photograph that defines my childhood is a black and white portrait of a small boy in grey suit – short pants – a Communion rosette and reluctant...

Singsongs and noble calls will rarely hit the right key

A Different View with Dave O’Connell It’s great to hear Finbar Furey back at the top of the charts – because a new song from the oul’ warbler gives the inebriated entertainers of Ireland...

Farmhouse kitchens are nothing like their brochure images

A Different View with Dave O’Connell You’d have to wonder if all of these people who crave a country-style kitchen have ever actually been in a real farmhouse. Because the farmhouse...

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