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#Christmas

# christmas - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge A Definitive Ranking of Irish Christmas Chocolates, From Worst To Best Choc Charts

A Definitive Ranking of Irish Christmas Chocolates, From Worst To Best

What are you stuffing your face with there? Oh. That’s controversial.

From The Daily Edge 13 photos of vintage celebrities owning Christmas Follow The Star

13 photos of vintage celebrities owning Christmas

Nobody does Christmas like old famous people.

From TheJournal.ie Car bomb targeting Christmas mass in Baghdad leaves 17 dead Iraq

Car bomb targeting Christmas mass in Baghdad leaves 17 dead

A further 34 were injured in the attack, which happened in the Dura area of the Iraqi capital.

From The Daily Edge (Not The) Christmas Day RTÉ Guide Christmas Telly

(Not The) Christmas Day RTÉ Guide

What’s ACTUALLY on telly today, courtesy of @YourRTEGuide.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Christmas Day 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Christmas Day

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as you tear the wrapping from those gifts and contemplate whether it’s too early to have that first Baileys…

From The Daily Edge Here are some lovely Christmas memories as shared by you! Memories

Here are some lovely Christmas memories as shared by you!

From heartwarming Santa sightings to farting at mass…

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you call into a neighbour today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you call into a neighbour today?

On Christmas Day, is there someone outside the family that you’ll be checking in on?

From TheJournal.ie Christmas can ‘heighten feelings of loneliness and despair’ Loneliness

Christmas can ‘heighten feelings of loneliness and despair’

If you need to talk, there are people who want to listen.

From The Daily Edge 9 presents that may be grounds for disowning your family Oh...thanks

9 presents that may be grounds for disowning your family

At least one of these will make an appearance this year.

From The Score Rattling the All Blacks and GAA gold – I was there in 2013 Memories

Rattling the All Blacks and GAA gold – I was there in 2013

What was your sporting highlight of the year? Here’s some of the moments we witnessed.

From The Daily Edge Here are the stages of getting up on Christmas morning Did He Come?

Here are the stages of getting up on Christmas morning

… no matter how old you are

# christmas - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Watch the Father Ted Christmas Special right here! Ireland's Biggest Lingerie Secton

Watch the Father Ted Christmas Special right here!

Take a break from the chaos and spend some time with some old friends.

From TheJournal.ie Ever flown through JFK airport? This is the moment it got its name. Poignant

Ever flown through JFK airport? This is the moment it got its name.

On Christmas Eve 50 years ago, the New York International Airport paid a poignant tribute to the fallen US president.

From The Daily Edge 11 things that will certainly happen at Christmas Mass O Come All Ye Faithful

11 things that will certainly happen at Christmas Mass

Because Christmas Mass is vastly different to ordinary Mass.

From The Daily Edge Patrick Stewart narrating A Christmas Carol is all you need this evening Bah Humbug
From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Here’s how the White House gets decorated for Christmas White House

WATCH: Here’s how the White House gets decorated for Christmas

There’s even a 300-pound gingerbread house involved…

From The Daily Edge Need a last minute pressie? How about a Buckfast hamper? Get Bucky
From TheJournal.ie ‘A taser for the Ceann Comhairle’: Here’s what our politicians are asking Santa for this Christmas Christmas Wishes

‘A taser for the Ceann Comhairle’: Here’s what our politicians are asking Santa for this Christmas

Even TDs and Senators are writing letters to the big fella in the North Pole this year…

From The Daily Edge 7 types you’ll definitely meet in your local pub on Christmas Eve Pub Pals

7 types you’ll definitely meet in your local pub on Christmas Eve

Is the local on Christmas Eve a tradition? So is bumping into this lot.

From TheJournal.ie Open Thread: Leave a Christmas message for your loved ones Missing You

Open Thread: Leave a Christmas message for your loved ones

Are you working out time difference to see when your loved ones will be up? Send your thoughts to those you’re missing.

From The Daily Edge Check out this incredible “freedom tree” in Dublin Airport Star Spangled Tree
From TheJournal.ie How a wrong number led to the NORAD Santa-tracker Crossed Lines

How a wrong number led to the NORAD Santa-tracker

Volunteers will answer 70,000 calls and 12,000 emails today. All because a department store got a number wrong.

From The Daily Edge The Den Christmas Crisis: Ray, Zig and Zag save the day Scent Of Man

The Den Christmas Crisis: Ray, Zig and Zag save the day

It’s 1992’s Christmas Crisis, when the Scent of Man was stolen, Ray’s clock was broken, and Christmas was almost ruined…

From The Daily Edge Jennifer Lawrence visited a children’s hospital on Sunday in her continued expression of soundness Entertainer Of The Year
From TheJournal.ie Edward Snowden to deliver Channel 4′s Alternative Christmas Message Surveillance

Edward Snowden to deliver Channel 4′s Alternative Christmas Message

It’s now 20 years since the British broadcaster began airing its alternative to the Queen’s annual televised address.

From TheJournal.ie After the exodus: Eerie Christmas Day photos of empty Dublin streets Ghost Town This post contains images

After the exodus: Eerie Christmas Day photos of empty Dublin streets

Ever wondered what goes on in the capital when everyone’s ‘home for the holidays’? Not much, it turns out…

From The Daily Edge Here’s the proof that Home Alone is Die Hard for kids in one image Filthy Animals
From TheJournal.ie Just 42 people on trolleys but ‘one snowflake doesn’t make a white Christmas’ Trolley Watch

Just 42 people on trolleys but ‘one snowflake doesn’t make a white Christmas’

The numbers are down significantly on last year when 107 people spent Christmas on trolleys in hospitals around the country.

From TheJournal.ie Taking a Christmas swim? Be careful, says Coast Guard Water Safety

Taking a Christmas swim? Be careful, says Coast Guard

Heavy swells and high swells will make the seas a dangerous place tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar waives fees and charges for Santa as mystery surrounds time he’ll reach Ireland Santa

Varadkar waives fees and charges for Santa as mystery surrounds time he’ll reach Ireland

The Transport Minister has confirmed that the Irish Aviation Authority has waived fees and charges for the big fella…

From The Daily Edge Which of these bad Christmas wrappers are you? Thought That Counts

Which of these bad Christmas wrappers are you?

Bad at wrapping presents? It’s ok, you’re not alone.

From The Daily Edge The 13 emotions of a Christmas Eve shopping panic Panic

The 13 emotions of a Christmas Eve shopping panic

It’s Christmas tomorrow and you have NOTHING.

From TheJournal.ie Retailers “disappointed” as Christmas sales are down on 2012 Christmas Slump

Retailers “disappointed” as Christmas sales are down on 2012

The slump pre-Christmas means big sales from St Stephens’ Day, says a representative group.

From The Daily Edge The 10 stages of Christmas Eve you went through as a child 'twas The Night Before Christmas

The 10 stages of Christmas Eve you went through as a child

The short yet agonising wait until Santa arrived at last.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: How much have you spent on Christmas this year? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: How much have you spent on Christmas this year?

Christmas is a tough on the purse strings, so what have you spent?

From The Daily Edge 6 torments only people who have to work over the holidays will understand Blue Christmas
From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Christmas Eve 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Christmas Eve

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you begin your Christmas Eve.

From The Daily Edge Kodaline play secret charity gig in their hometown of Swords Koda-christmas

Kodaline play secret charity gig in their hometown of Swords

Money went to HHT Ireland, a charity founded in memory of young Swords man.

From TheJournal.ie London police search for Christmas tree thief Grinch

London police search for Christmas tree thief

Scotland Yard says it is looking for a woman they believe took a small tree from a care home.

From TheJournal.ie Mountain rescue teams urge walkers to be safe this Christmas The Hills This post contains images

Mountain rescue teams urge walkers to be safe this Christmas

St Stephens Day is one of the busiest times on Ireland’s hills and small mountains.