When did bath-time turn from a function into a full occasion?

A Different View with Dave O’Connell We were never really a rubber duck sort of family; growing up, the closest you got to it was filling an empty Radox bottle with suds and squirting it...

Old-style cassette taping still presses all the right buttons

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Somebody put a photo up on Facebook recently, a photo of an old VHS tape with details of contents on the little white sticker you could put on the...

Silence reigns supreme when you lose the sound of your horn

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Now that it’s back in perfect working order, it’s safe to reveal that I recently spent some time without a horn in my car – and, without wishing to...

We’d all be more laid-back if fellow travellers sat up straight

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Fans of the English soaps will forever remember Ricky, the Butcher boy whose role in life appeared for so long to involve nothing more exacting than playing the part...

Are photos really photos if they’re just on a phone?

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The awful truth is that I have more photos of the last six months of my life than I have of the first 50 years – and yet I...

Snow forces us all to take time off life’s busy treadmill

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There is something in most Irish people that feels a visit to the doctor to be told that nothing terminal ails you is a waste of fifty quid –...

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