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San Junipero: Finding love, utopia, and humanness in the digital realm

Black Mirror, in its critical acclaim and grounded storytelling, is consistent in its thematic focus – that of the eventual demise that humans face under the increasing threat of a more cognizant technology. 567 more words

Digital Self

The Day I Met Donald Tusk

On the 10th April this year, I had the honour of meeting the President of the European Council Donald Tusk. The chance to greet this pinnacle of European democracy occurred after his speech to the UCD Law Society. 263 more words

Politics

All Change in the League of Ireland

There has been a lot of change in the League of Ireland now that the season is over, as Dundalk won the league title after missing out last season. 490 more words

Football

Trip to the UCD Open Day 📚😊

Yesterday (Saturday the 3rd) was a very busy day for me as I attended UCD’s (University College Dublin) Open Day.

Unlike many other teenagers I actually enjoy researching university’s. 556 more words

Events

#OTD in 1921 – Eithne Coyle, May Burke, Linda Kearns and Aileen Keogh, escape from Mountjoy Prison.

Eithne Ní Chumhaill (Coyle O’Donnell), from Killult, near Falcarragh, Co Donegal, became a member of Cumann na mBan in 1918. As head of the Co Donegal branch of Cumann na mBan Coyle played a leading role in mobilising her members to canvass on behalf of Sinn Féin for the 1918 general election. 629 more words

Irish History

#OTD in 1969 – Death of Irish language educator, Louise Gavan Duffy, in Dublin.

Best known for her involvement in nationalist politics, the Gaelic revival, and the women’s suffrage movement in Ireland, Louise Gavan Duffy joined Cumann na mBan on its foundation in 1914 and was made joint secretary. 931 more words

Irish History

How not to be fired thanks to the user-centered design

Have you ever asked yourself: “Why the heck everything is going wrong today?”, “Why is this simple task causing me so many troubles?!“. 957 more words

Everyday Life