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  • 2016 Grateful 52

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    As yet another year draws to a close, I find my reaction to 2016 summing itself up in three letters: WTF? Yes, I have a

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    From posh cocktails on the Southside to garlic chips in an inner-city chipper – a night out in Dublin has it all. Especially if it’s

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    I’m gullible. I can be easily persuaded and often times find myself committing to stuff I really don’t want to do. Take last week, for

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    The Internet has come under fire this week for contributing to the election of Donald Trump as the next President of the USA through fake

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    It’s hard to go back, they say. Things never quite live up to how you remember them. If they were great, they’ll be not so

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    I’m sure, like millions of others, I’m giving away personal data online that is being mined for profit by those who’ve made the Internet their

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    Being Irish, I have an abiding sense of tragedy that sustains me through temporary periods of joy. Words to that effect have been attributed both

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    Dear Lord, give me time. Twenty-four hours in a day simply isn’t enough. Not this week. Or last week. Or next week. It should be

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    When it comes to presents, I like mine to be consumable. I’m a great fan of gift vouchers.  A recent gift of an Amazon Gift

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