Monthly Archives: November 2009

Album of the Decade-Bon Iver, For Emma Forever Ago

It’s not an enjoyable process, trying to nail down what you think is the best album of the decade. It’s a drawn out, tedious ordeal. Some albums had that instant, ‘slap-in-the-face amazing’ effect but grew tiresome to some degree while … Continue reading

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Victory for Ireland and for Rugby

Before kick off in yesterday’s international between Ireland and South Africa Tom McCgurk stated that the stakes couldn’t be higher. In truth, aside from the rare friendly, the stakes don’t come much lower than the Autumn series for international rugby. Yes … Continue reading

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Patriotism At A Price

Over the years I’ve had a strange old relationship with Irish Football. I love the sport and I love my country, one would think that meant I was always an avid supporter of the boys in green, but if only … Continue reading

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Pure F**king Talent Like

It’s easy to allow oneself get caught up in what’s popular or a growing trend on a global level. It seems these days there are more and more award ceremonies and the likes forcing our attention towards Hollywood’s best and brightest. As … Continue reading

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