In front of the largest crowd to ever attend a grand final for the Bingham Cup, The Sydney Convicts beat the Brisbane Hustlers 31-0 to win the world cup of gay rugby. 522 more words
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1864 - Roger Casement, British consular official and Irish nationalist, is born in Sandycove, Co. Dublin.
Fuar siad bás ar son Saoirse na hÉireann.
Roger Casement is born in Dublin to a wealthy protestant family, he initially served in the British diplomatic corps mainly in Africa. 72 more words
So the mad dash is coming to a standstill. Well, not quite. I still have semester abroad to go and Nadya has to return home. But our train-bus-airplane-hostel-tram-hopping whilst carrying all our belongings for two weeks on our backs is pretty much complete. 245 more words
by Sheila Connolly
The distance between Boston and Dublin, Ireland, is 3,000 miles. I just flew almost that to go to a party.
Well, in my insanity defense, it was a party held at the newly remodeled pub that I write about, in the very small West Cork village of Leap, and the owners invited me. 808 more words