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Pic: Workmates annoying you in the office? This guy’s desk fort could be the solution

He’s only gone and built a fort around his desk…

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Pic: So, it seems that there is already an ice bucket Halloween costume

We would be so tempted to actually throw water on people that wore this…

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Looking for a venue to watch the match? Sam’s Bar on Dublin’s Dawson Street is the perfect place

We are always on the look out for nice new places to visit when we feel it’s time to let the hair down, put work to one side and just chill out. We cast our net far and wide and sometimes, we are happy to say, we are successful!

Available from Weir & Sons the Tissot Visodate is a nostalgic yet contemporary timepiece €455

JOE’s Choice: Weir and Sons gifts

If any of you lovely people out there want to buy us anything for keeping you entertained all year, please work off this list of class stuff from Weir and Sons.

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Pic: Check out the mother of all Swiss Army Knives

You call that a knife? THIS is a knife… and a saw, and scissors, and there’s even a gun too.

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Video: Some DIY jobs are best left to the professionals…

Some people like to tackle rather difficulty DIY jobs thinking they’ll save a few quid in the long run, but they quickly regret their expensive decisions, like these lads.

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Video: Forget flying skateboards, here is a real flying-bicycle

One of the coolest creations that man has thought of, but never actually invented, has got to be the hover skateboard from Back To The Future. While the hover-skateboard is just a half-pipe dream (for now), this hover-bike is the real deal…

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Fry in, Lie in, the Denny guide to the perfect Sunday morning

Sunday is the day that we all need to just sit down and recover for a few hours in the morning and there’s no better way to do that than with a fry up and a lie in.

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Video: Hero dog pushes wheelchair-bound owner through flooded street

It could just be a trick of the camera that makes it look as if this dog is pushing owner through a flooded street, but either way he’s deserving of mad props for even trying it in the first place.

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Now Is A Good Time… to laugh

Today’s Bulmers daily laugh is provided by Belfast-born comedian Colin Murphy.

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Now is a good time… to laugh – Jimeoin

Today’s Bulmers daily laugh is provided by Australirishan comedian, Jimeoin. And yes, Australirishan is a

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Video: The dangers of working with metal sheets in high winds

High winds can make any form of outdoor manual labour hazardous, but it gets really freaky when there are metal sheets flying around the place at frightening speeds.

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Video: DIY enthusiast spends four years building giant six-legged robot

A prop designer over in the UK has finally finished off a giant six-legged mechanical robot after four years and thousands of hard earned pounds… We’re sure the wife is delighted.

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JOE’s 15-minute DIY: Cleaning paint brushes on the cheap

There are many ways to clean your paint brushes on the cheap by using what’s already lying around the house and better yet, it only takes fifteen minutes.

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Video: Russian lads crash DIY trike on maiden voyage

This group of Russian lads decided to make a homemade trike to pass the time, but like most amateur made automobiles, it didn’t last very long…

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Picture: Would you like to see a Daewoo Matiz made into a Batmobile?

A retired mechanic has used his skills to make a Daewoo Matiz into a replica of the car from the 1960s Batman TV show

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Video: Steve-O from Jackass tells us about his DIY nose job… ouch

Steve-O from Jackass is always getting himself into nasty situations, like the time he broke his nose jumping into Mike Tyson’s fist. Here’s the man himself to tell all…

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NASA scientist develops hydroponic system for Mars, sells it to DIY marijuana growers

Talk about going higher than any astronaut has ever gone before…

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Video: Bloke shows off his DIY skills with a homemade Taser-sword

A sword and a Taser are both pretty dangerous weapons in their own right, so we can only imagine the danger that bolting them together could cause.

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Gallery: Hot chicks and power tools… what more could you want?

We decided to put two of our favourite things together; power tools and hot chicks – inexplicably, holding said power tools. You’re welcome…

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JOE’s 15-minute DIY: Remodelling your radiator

There are plenty of jobs around the house that you can complete in 15 minutes or less, like stripping and repainting the radiator. Here’s how.

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JOE’s daily energy saving tips: Day 14

Today’s energy-conservation tip is one sure-fire way to reduce the energy costs in your home is to upgrade any old doors and windows. Here’s why…

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Get dressed for winter work with Caulfields

You do not need to be a meteorologist to realise it’s getting pretty cold and wet, even for November. JOE is at hand to make sure you cost-effectively brave the elements.
 

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Get tooled up at Caulfields Week 1: Makita 18V combi drill

There are just two things you need to know about drills, where to buy the right type and how to use it. JOE will kindly help you with part one.

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Video: Jimmy Kimmel organised a hilarious mini Friends reunion on his show last night
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World Affairs

Video: The end of this Snapchat story at a house party is worse than your worst Snapchat story
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Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
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Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
Apoel Nicosia v Aalborg BK - UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play-Offs Round: Second Leg

Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
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Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
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Pic: Legia Warsaw take the ultimate dig at UEFA with this massive banner
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JOE takes a look at 10 footballers with the oddest jersey numbers
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Home News

Vine: The hilarious duel between Sharon Ní Bheoláin and a fly live on Six One
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Pic: Mario Balotelli photoshops himself into The Beatles, creates ‘The Balotellis’
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TV & Radio

How many Father Ted references can you fit into one house share application on DAFT?
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Home News

Video: Irishman takes marriage proposal to another level with the help of the IRFU, Aviva Stadium and lots of hidden cameras
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Worst-case scenarios for the English teams in the Champions League group stage draw today
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Pic: The authorities in the Czech Republic have come up with an ingenious way to stop you from peeing in public…
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Football

Here’s a full Manchester United XI of players currently unavailable for selection
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News

More bad news for Manchester United as reports say North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un is a big fan
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Football

Transfer Talk: Blind and Vidal to United, Song to Liverpool, and Xabi Alonso off to Bayern Munich
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Tweet of the day

Jamie Carragher uses Twitter to kick Manchester United when they are down
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TV & Radio

Video: All your favourite Game Of Thrones cast members doing the ice bucket challenge in one handy place
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Video: Boom! The most vicious rugby hit you’ll see today
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Mayo’s Lee Keegan is cleared to play against Kerry in All-Ireland semi-final replay
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Home News

The search is on for missing UCC student Aidan Lynch, last seen in Krakow
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News

Bruce Springsteen to release his first children’s book this November
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US Sports

Ahead of the Croke Park Classic here are the very best bits of the 2013 College Football season
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Life

Corona Life’s A Beach – JOE’s favourite Ibiza boat parties
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News

Pic: Legia Warsaw take the ultimate dig at UEFA with this massive banner
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Trailers

Video: Latest trailer for Foxcatcher shows just how much of a transformation Steve Carell went through
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Video Games

Ubisoft moves Assassin’s Creed Unity release date
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Leeds United sack manager Dave Hockaday after just 70 days in charge
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Football

Here’s a full Manchester United XI of players currently unavailable for selection
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TV & Radio

How many Father Ted references can you fit into one house share application on DAFT?
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News

“Wish We Could Say More” – Apple announces event for September
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The Motoring Expert

Podcast: The Engine Room Show – Episode 89
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Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
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Champions League

Liverpool drawn against Real Madrid in Champions League group stages, City get Bayern
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Music

Video: Electric Picnic bound Irish band Kodakid release new video with lots of familiar Dublin landmarks
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Features

Jack Colback, the Ginger Pirlo? Here are a few other ‘Ginger’ football nicknames down the years
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MMA

Paddy ‘The Hooligan’ Holohan to make next UFC appearance in October
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TV & Radio

Video: All your favourite Game Of Thrones cast members doing the ice bucket challenge in one handy place
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World Affairs

Scottish man uses joke ‘Ginger Discount Card’ to actually save himself a fair few quid
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