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Double ‘ooooooh’ seven – rare condition leaves stroke patient orgasmic after 007 music

A man believed to be only the second man to ever from synesthesia which leaves him a little shaken and stirred after listening to the James Bond theme music.

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Double ‘ooooooh’ seven – rare condition leaves stroke patient orgasmic after 007 music

A man believed to be only the second man to ever from synesthesia which leaves him a little shaken and stirred after listening to the James Bond theme music.

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Top 5 Cult Flicks

It’s difficult to really get a grasp on what a cult film is, but for us it’s a noteworthy production that you just cant but help want to revisit again and again. There are some absolute belters on this list, and everyone of them stands the test of multiple viewings.

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Cult Classic: Con Air

What better way to spend an evening than marveling at Nicolas Cage’s acting skills in a movie about convicts taking over a plane? Con Air has everything you need – action, one-liners and a star studded cast.

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Cult Classic: Labyrinth

David Bowie all dressed up in leggings with big hair, and a 16 year old Jennifer Connelly playing mind games around a maze – cracking stuff is Labyrinth.

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Cult Classic: Almost Famous

A movie about a teenage boy getting to write for Rolling Stone Magazine, hang out with rock stars and groupies – what’s not to like?

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The Cult Classic: Lars and the Real Girl

Ryan Gosling seems to have it all – looks, body, hair and hot leading ladies. But how did he get here?

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The Cult Classic: Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Before they signed up to work on Iron Man 3 together, Robert Downey Jr. and Shane Black made a belter of a flick.

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Cult Classic: Friday Night Lights

We’re generally not big sports movie people in Ireland; Well, American sports anyway. Those types of flicks just never really seem to travel particularly well. Friday Night Lights is a different kind of beast

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Cult Classic: Hot Tub Time Machine

The funniest comedy about hot tubs that are also time machines ever made.

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Cult Classic: Snatch

Slick, cheeky and with an endless supply of memorable quotes, Snatch proved to be Guy Ritchie’s last hurrah before the disastrous ‘Madonna’ years.

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Cult Classic: Hot Rod

With man of the moment Channing Tatum set to star in an Evel Knievel biopic, we decided to revisit a hapless movie daredevil instead.

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Cult Classic: Three Kings

One of the least heroic movies made with the backdrop of a real-life war, Three Kings is subversive, surprising and a huge amount of fun.

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Cult Classic: Arlington Road

It was released the same year as The Sixth Sense yet even Bruce Willis’ chiller has competition for one of the best movie twists of all time.

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Cult Classic: The Silence of the Lambs

Sure we’ve all placed lasagne on our faces and affected a Hannibal Lector accent at one point or another yet over 20 years on, The Silence of the Lambs has lost none of its power.

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Cult Classic: From Dusk Till Dawn

Featuring Salma Hayek, vampires and George Clooney in one of his most unhinged roles, From Dusk Till Dawn is a delight that deserved to be sampled once more.

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Cult Classic: The Usual Suspects

Forget The Sixth Sense or The Crying Game; if you want a film with a third act to blow your socks off, there’s still no competition for The Usual Suspects.

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Cult Classic: Trainspotting

Lauded as one of the greatest British movies of all time, Trainspotting still feels timeless and utterly infectious sixteen years on.

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Cult Classic: Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure

With Bill & Ted apparently gearing up for a third installment, we decided to revisit one of the guiltiest pleasures of the late 1980s – the duo’s “Excellent Adventure”.

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Cult Classic: The Blair Witch Project

If you go down to the woods today, you’re probably not in for a big surprise – unless you have an undiscovered allergy to pollen. However, three actors’ trip gave audiences the fright of their lives in 1999.

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Cult Classic: Event Horizon

Forget about The Matrix; what about Laurence Fishburne’s other sci-fi classic – the underwatched and underrated Event Horizon?

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Cult Classic: Glengarry Glen Ross

As Glengarry Glen Ross hits the stage in Dublin this week, we thought it best to revisit the 1992 cult classic of the same name.

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Cult Classic: Napoleon Dynamite

With llamas, liger and the most listless teenager you’ve ever met, was Napoleon Dynamite one of the most curious pop culture phenomenons of the past decade?

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Cult Classic: Elite Squad

When the news was announced that director Jose Padilha was to return a RoboCop reboot, fans were puzzled, yet he already has created a cult classic of his own.

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Cult Classic: A History of Violence

A dizzyingly explosive and brutal watch, A History of Violence was criminally underwatched at its time of release yet thankfully it has became a cult classic in the passing years.

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Cult Classic: Zoolander

After introducing us to a world of “walk-offs”, eugoogoolisers and Mer-men, the least we do was to reward Zoolander a spot as one of our cult classic picks.

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Cult Classic: Vanilla Sky

If you ever need a signifier of Tom Cruise’s star power, all you need to do is wonder how he managed to make Cameron Crowe curiosity Vanilla Sky cross $203 million worldwide.

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TV & Radio

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News

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MMA

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News

Comic-Con Roundup: Images from Avengers 2, trailer for The Hunger Games 3, news on Tarantino’s latest film and much, much more
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MMA

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News

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Movies

Video: Actor Dan Bilzerian throws a naked woman off a roof into a pool…and misses (Very NSFW)
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Boxing

ICYMI: Gennady Golovkin produced another stunning KO win at the weekend
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World Affairs

Australian inmates escape prison, then break back in after getting drunk
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Trailers

Video: The new red band trailer for the new Sin City movie is awesome
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Videos

Video: If ever a clip could prove why Fernando Torres needs to leave Chelsea, this is it
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World Cup 2014

GIFs: FIFA reveal the best goals of the 2014 World Cup
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World Affairs

Video: Channel 4′s Jon Snow details the horror of Gaza in emotional piece to camera
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Pic of the day

Pic: A hilarious GAA photobomb in Sligo with an even more hilarious back-story
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Trailers

Video: The official teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is here
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Horse racing

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GAA

Pic: Dublin goalkeeper Alan Nolan appears to take a swing at John O’Dwyer
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News

Video: Check out this class video made using a GoPro and a car wheel
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TV & Radio

Video: The Game Of Thrones friendships between Jon Snow and other characters have never looked so… awkward
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Trailers

Video: The official teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is here
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Trailers

Video: The new red band trailer for the new Sin City movie is awesome
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Boxing

ICYMI: Gennady Golovkin produced another stunning KO win at the weekend
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Start Ups

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News

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Music

Listen: JOE’s six must-hear new songs in the world right now
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World Affairs

Australian inmates escape prison, then break back in after getting drunk
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Features

That’s Gas! English inventor creates giant ‘fart machine’ in order to fart at France
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Music

Galway venue to host a special tribute night for Weezer
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News

Either Jamie Heaslip knows a lot of “cute chicks” or his Twitter account was hacked
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Movies

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Features

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TV & Radio

Video: Bryan Dobson made a balls of the start of Six One News this evening
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Entertainment

Pic: USA star Jermaine Jones has been rubbing shoulders with Charlie Sheen
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US Sports

Video: Seattle Seahawks mascot proves too quick for this 49ers fan who ends up face down on the ground
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Football

Video: Two AC Milan fans invaded a pitch during a game and got a selfie with Mario Balotelli
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News

Video: This Irish Best Man speech featuring trikes, pints, the Garda and gangster rap is great
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Features

Video: We surprise our Ballygowan treat winner with another well-deserved reward
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