Category Archives: humour

Not Your Average Friday Night

Burlesque. Asian girls that are boys. Music. A midget. Champagne. Cabaret. Thai food. Acrobatics. In all fairness, what more could you ask for a Friday evening’s entertainment? The Lady Boys of Bangkok is an evening of fun and frolicks featuring, you … Continue reading

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An Irish solution

My, my, has it been a month already? Between the search for – and eventual beginning of – a new job the time is just flying. This weekend I’m home in Ireland and typically I have come down with a … Continue reading

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Kiss me, I’m Irish

For one day only, I’m happy to be stereotyped and to conform to stereotype. Tomorrow I will be wearing green, shouting for Ireland in the rugby, getting fantastically drunk and singing the first four lines of beloved Irish songs because … Continue reading

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Day 73 of unemployment

7:45 Get up uncharacteristically early because the daylight is streaming into the room. Chat to house mates who are up for breakfast because they did proper degrees and have actual jobs. Check facebook. Post something inane on Twitter. 8:30 – … Continue reading

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Adventuring at Bristol Zoo

Today was such a great day. Housemates and I have decided that we should probably do slightly more productive things with our weekends than consume massive quantities of alcohol and then recovering  from doing so. So, this weekend we went … Continue reading

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What people think I do… interns

Having had a good laugh at the recent ‘What People Think I do’ memes, I created one of my own just for us interns. There you have it –

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Please, stop calling it an ‘Irish’ bar unless:

I get why cities all over the world try to claim they have brilliant Irish pubs. Drinking and having the craic are Irish national pastimes, even in these recessionary times. Irish pubs are synonymous with good music, a friendly atmosphere, … Continue reading

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