Waterford House of Horrors
The House of Horrors returns to Waterford for the 9th year running, and at a new and bigger location (43 Waterford Business Park, Cork Road) for thrills, screams and fun….Read
They’ve changed the shape of Toblerones and yes, this affects Ireland
The ongoing Brexit saga in the UK continues to have far reaching and hitherto unthought of consequences – take the humble Toblerone bar for example….Read
Sony announces plan to stop making Betamax video tapes
The 40-year-old video cassette tapes are about to die. Sony broke the news on its website Tuesday, saying it would stop making the tapes as of March 2016.
Sony discontinued the players back in 2002, but its cassette tapes lived on.
Sony debuted Betamax magnetic tapes in 1975. A year later, the electronics company Victor Company of Japan ~ now known as JVC Kenwood Holdings introduced VHS, or Video Home System, a competing format that famously triumphed among consumers during the home entertainment boom of the ’80s.Read
The First Finding Dory Trailer is Here!
Following the poster debut yesterday, the first trailer for Disney/Pixar‘s long-awaited sequel Finding Dory is now online! Check it out below!
Finding Dory picks up six months after the first movie, with Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) living a quiet life among the clown fishes. After going with Nemo on a class trip to see manta rays migrate back home, her home sickness leads the forgetful Dory on a quest to find where she came from.Read
Watch: This teen girl doesn’t know how to hang up a landline…
This video will certainly make you feel old, and if it doesn’t then you probably fall into camp 2 (explained below).
14-year-old Layla was asked by her dad to hang up the phone – a landline – in their hotel room and she was completely dumbfounded by the question. The reason being she had never encountered a landline phone before.Read
John Lennon Guitar Stolen In 1963 Sells For $2.4m At US Auction
The Beatles star used the J-160E acoustic guitar for a year in 1962 to record and write hit songs such as “Love Me Do” and ”I Want to Hold Your Hand”.
Novice musician John McCaw bought it in the late 1960s without knowing it had been stolen from Lennon at a Christmas concert in 1963, auctioneer Darren Julien told Reuters. Its whereabouts were unknown for half a decade until a man in California discovered that the guitar in his possession may have historical value.Read
Guinness To Remove Fish Guts From Brewing Process
Vegans & strict vegetarians will soon be able to sup a hearty pint of the black stuff, after Guinness revealed it will remove fish guts from the brewing process.
Drinks giant Diageo announced that its iconic St James’s Gate Brewery will stop using isinglass (a gelatine made from fish bladders) in its filtration methods for Guinness.Read
There’s Another One… The Doppelgängers Are At It Again
Earlier this week, TCRfm brought you the story of the two doppelgängers that sat beside each other on a Ryanair Flight. Well, it turns out there’s another guy who looks just like them.Read
Man meets his Doppelgänger on a Ryanair Flight!
Neil Thomas Douglas was flying on a Ryanair flight on Thursday night when he came across his twin. We are sure you’ll agree, there’s not much doubting that they are ‘Twin Strangers’Read
The Folks At Leap Card Need A Geography Lesson…
The folks over at Leap Card Ireland recently brought out a new TV ad showing the cities where you can now use the service – Waterford, Cork, Dublin, Wexford, Galway and Limerick.Read