Monthly Archives: September 2009

New Season, New Faces

I got my first real look at Munster this season as they took on the Dragons in Musgrave Park yesterday. I must admit the early signs were mixed but overall I think it’s reasonable for Munster fans to approach this … Continue reading

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Premiership Gameweek 6 Round Up

An obvious place to start is Old Trafford which hosted one the most gripping and controversial Manchester derbys since the league’s conception. I’m actually not going to delve into too much detail right now because I think the match is … Continue reading

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An Inconvenient Truth

Last night I watched High Fidelity, Stephen Frears quirky comedy based loosely on Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel of the same name. The film portrays the ups and downs of lead character Rob Gordon’s (John Cusack)┬álove life flicking constantly between past … Continue reading

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Premiership 09/10…Early Signs of What’s to Come

Nothing takes the sting out of the summer’s finale like the dawn of a new Premiership season. A new season always prompts certain questions; will anyone breach the┬átop 4? Which promoted team will hold their own amongst the big boys? … Continue reading

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All Signs Point West

Four days into my US holiday I was leaving the quiet surroundings of Newport and heading to New York with three of the lads. The main purpose of the trip was to attend All Points West, a music festival held … Continue reading

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J 1/3

An essential part of the Irish college experience is the J1. 3 months working in The USA and doing your utmost to tarnish the good reputation of the Irish over there. Having spent 3 months last summer in sunny Vancouver … Continue reading

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Better Than Your Average Picnic

Having retreated to my surprisingly habitable tent at 6.00am this morning, well and truly exhausted after the “rave in the woods” I treated myself to a well earned three hour sleep. With the sun beating in on our tent at … Continue reading

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