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Luas Tannoy In Real Life – Foil Arms and Hog

Luas Tannoy In Real Life – Foil Arms and Hog

Foil Arms and Hog reveal some of the internal frustrations of life working for the Dublin transport service. The only usual stories to hit the media, are of violent dangers… Read more »

Mans Unwritten Screenplay Sweeps Board at Future Oscars

Mans Unwritten Screenplay Sweeps Board at Future Oscars

Longford accountant Sean O’Brien will celebrate his victory at an Academy Awards Ceremony in the not too distant future, where his yet-to-be-written first screenplay will win an unprecedented 14 Oscars,… Read more »

Chris Brown Confirmed as Support For Garth Brooks

Chris Brown Confirmed as Support For Garth Brooks

Country music fans are in for a treat when Garth Brooks plays his sold-out Croke Park shows this summer, as R ‘n B star Chris Brown has been announced as… Read more »

RTE Issue Apology to Straight Man Shown Walking Past Gay Rights Protest

RTE Issue Apology to Straight Man Shown Walking Past Gay Rights Protest

RTE have issued a full apology to a Wicklow man shown on the Nine O’Clock News walking past a protest being held by Gay rights group LGBT Noize, writes Gerry… Read more »

Terenure Girl Regretting Convertible Mini Cooper Purchase as Storms Lash Country

Terenure Girl Regretting Convertible Mini Cooper Purchase as Storms Lash Country

As Storm Bridget lashes the country with torrential rain and hundred mph winds, 18 year old Terenure girl Sorcha O’Gorman is having a total ‘mare with her 2013 Mini Cooper… Read more »

Government Announce 1.9 Billion Plan to Make January Shorter

Government Announce 1.9 Billion Plan to Make January Shorter

Anyone with a dislike for the cold grey month of January have some cause for celebration this morning; although January will still be cold and grey, a new Government scheme… Read more »

Man Offers Kidney For Garth Brooks Tickets

Man Offers Kidney For Garth Brooks Tickets

With nearly a quarter of a million tickets sold in a matter of minutes for Garth Brooks comeback concerts in Croke Park, one boot-scootin’ fan is taking drastic measures to ensure he… Read more »

Cavan Begrudgery Soars as The Strypes Appear on Conan O’Brien Show

Cavan Begrudgery Soars as The Strypes Appear on Conan O’Brien Show

Levels of bitterness have skyrocketed in the border county of Cavan after a recent appearance by homegrown rockstars The Strypes on the Conan O’Brien show, writes Gerry McBride. It is… Read more »

Irish Stories: Making Of An Adult Film | Video

Irish Stories: Making Of An Adult Film | Video

Ever wanted to know what goes on behind the scenes on an Irish pornographic movie shoot? In this first ever behind the scenes look into the Irish adult movie industry,… Read more »

Deadline For Dumping Your Partner Before Valentines Day Approaches

Deadline For Dumping Your Partner Before Valentines Day Approaches

The government has declared this coming Sunday to be the last day it is acceptable to break up with your partner before Valentines Day, without being put on the countries… Read more »

Irish Model Is Done With This Bullshit

Irish Model Is Done With This Bullshit

In an unprecedented turn of events, an Irish model has walked off a photo-shoot in Dublin City claiming to be “done with this bullshit”. By Gerry McBride Believed to be… Read more »

Latest Batch of Niall Horans Love-Children Born

Latest Batch of Niall Horans Love-Children Born

Westmeath once more awoke to the pitter-patter of tiny little feet today as the latest tranche of nippers fathered by Niall Horan were born, writes Gerry McBride. Numbering 16 boys and… Read more »

Dublin Spire To Be Re-Named The “Stephen Cluxton Point”

Dublin Spire To Be Re-Named The “Stephen Cluxton Point”

Following yesterdays outrage that the monument known as The Spire of Dublin might be re-named after deceased South African president Nelson Mandela, the people of our Fair City launched a… Read more »

Shock: Footballer Survives Tackle During Match

Shock: Footballer Survives Tackle During Match

The world of soccer was left dumbfounded yesterday after a Spanish striker miraculously walked away from a tackle, writes Gerry McBride. The incident, which occurred during a match between La… Read more »

12 Years A Slave To Get Exciting Sequel

12 Years A Slave To Get Exciting Sequel

With a bunch of Golden Globes already in the bag and Oscar success surely around the corner, “12 Years a Slave” is this years must-see talkie. To capitalize on this,… Read more »

Kitten Punched in Face by Amy Huberman

Kitten Punched in Face by Amy Huberman

Fans of lovely woman Amy Huberman dropped their jaws in unison yesterday when the news broke that she had thumped a baby cat in the mush for no apparent reason…. Read more »

The Narcissistic Song Collection – Foil Arms and Hog

The Narcissistic Song Collection – Foil Arms and Hog

Foil Arms and Hog are back with this fantastic collection of narcissistic songs. Designed for the individual in all of us, this 237 track collection si the perfect gift for… Read more »

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Barred From Coppers Following Drunken Rampage

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Barred From Coppers Following Drunken Rampage

Ireland’s love affair with Canadian astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield hit some turbulence last night following a boozy session within the esteemed walls of Dublins premier nightclub Copper Face Jacks. By… Read more »

Surgeons Re-Attach Penis Following Rake Attack

Surgeons Re-Attach Penis Following Rake Attack

Surgeons at Dublin’s Mater Hospital are optimistic about having saved the majority of a man’s penis following a devastating rake attack yesterday. By Gerry McBride The patient, a Mr. William… Read more »

Pizza Delivery Chain Announce “Fuck It” Meal Deal

Pizza Delivery Chain Announce “Fuck It” Meal Deal

As Fast Food chains brace themselves for the annual post-New-Years slump in business as many people cut out junk food for at best a fortnight, one Pizza Delivery Chain prepares to… Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog | Things That Are Difficult | Video

Foil Arms and Hog | Things That Are Difficult | Video

Foil Arms and Hog latest video sees them try to tackle some of the most challenging and difficult human tasks possible. From buttering bread, to trying to get a page… Read more »

The Ryanair Song | Foil Arms and Hog

The Ryanair Song | Foil Arms and Hog

The Ryanair song, brought to you by Foil Arms and Hog. A melodic interpretation of the emotional experience that passengers must journey through when travelling with the low cost airline…. Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog | Modern Rhyming Slang

Foil Arms and Hog | Modern Rhyming Slang

Times change. Society develops and with it, so too does the language that evolves to reflect the modern era in which he live. In their latest video, Foil Arms and… Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog | Ceol agus Ól 2 | Video

Foil Arms and Hog | Ceol agus Ól 2 | Video

Foil Arms and Hog head back to their Irish roots and talk Miley Cyrus, Michael Jordan and Kevin Bacon in their latest installment of Ceol Agus Ól. There are subtitles… Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog | Literally Not Literally | Video

Foil Arms and Hog | Literally Not Literally | Video

Foil Arms and Hog explore what happens when you take things literally. When turns of phrase are carried out as directions and what that ultimately leds to. Exciting: The Potato’s… Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog | Samaritans | Video

Foil Arms and Hog | Samaritans | Video

Foil Arms and Hog with their latest YouTube video, go behind the scenes in the Samaritans. The majority of the public often don’t get to see the real work that… Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog | Hard/Lads Ep 3 | Video

Foil Arms and Hog | Hard/Lads Ep 3 | Video

Foil Arms and Hog continue their harrowing journey into the world of crime and in this latest instalment, head to London to take their illegal dealings onto an international platform…. Read more »

Foil Arms And Hog – The Baby Head Clamp | Video

Foil Arms And Hog – The Baby Head Clamp | Video

  Many times, parents have to deal with raising a young child who is very, very ugly. Although others will make the standard comments when it’s born that it is… Read more »

WIN Tickets To See Sean Nolan, Al Porter and Colm Tyrell

WIN Tickets To See Sean Nolan, Al Porter and Colm Tyrell

This Wednesday evening (sept 18th) in the Workman’s Club Dublin, 3 rising stars of Irish comedy take to the stage and we have a pair of tickets that you could… Read more »

13 Foolproof Ways To Be Popular At Electric Picnic

13 Foolproof Ways To Be Popular At Electric Picnic

Just as important as securing yourself a ticket for this years Electric Picnic festival is making sure that everyone else there thinks you’re cool and popular. If you’re struggling to… Read more »

I Think I’m A Culchie | Pork Street | Video

I Think I’m A Culchie | Pork Street | Video

What do you do when you’re not the person you thought you were? In this eye opening documentary, 2 lost souls whose inner world conflicts with their outer world, try… Read more »

Jim Elliot | The Rose Of Tralee | Video

Jim Elliot | The Rose Of Tralee | Video

Jim Elliot with an important take on the Rose of Tralee, from an American perspective. Recorded live at The Comedy Crunch in The Stagg’s Head Dublin. You can follow Jim… Read more »

You Know You’re Drunk When | Video

You Know You’re Drunk When | Video

You know you’re drunk when takes a strange look at the world of the drunk… Video by Pork Street.  

Foil Arms and Hog – Business Dudes #2

Foil Arms and Hog – Business Dudes #2

Foil Arms and Hog return taking business. Again. After the last venture in heroin dealing failed, the execs are here brainstorming more inventive ideas that will hopefully bring success and… Read more »

Vodafone Comedy Stage School To Up-skill Thousands

Vodafone Comedy Stage School To Up-skill Thousands

The Vodafone Comedy Festival recently launched their very own stage school to help people become qualified and certified comedians. The move comes to try and help people retrain and develop… Read more »

Attention Deficit Disorder For Dogs – Foil Arms And Hog | Video

Attention Deficit Disorder For Dogs – Foil Arms And Hog | Video

It would appear that a growing number of dogs in Ireland are developing the psychological condition of Attention Deficit Disorder. Growing numbers of vet and animal welfare officials have been… Read more »

Win Tickets To Live Comedy At The International Tonight

Win Tickets To Live Comedy At The International Tonight

Al Porter and Trevor Browne join Andrew Stanley and house band Totally Wired for this evenings show Talk Talk at The International Bar.    Both Al and Trevor has recently… Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog: Haircut | Video

Foil Arms and Hog: Haircut | Video

Foil Arms and Hog talk haircuts. A simple part of everyday life, or something more evil and sinister that may have a twisted and damaging affect on society? Join us… Read more »

WIN Tickets To The Laughter Lounge

WIN Tickets To The Laughter Lounge

Andrew Stanley returns this year after his sell-out debut solo show Come On in 2012. Tackling some of the big issues like misery, confidence and some of the major events… Read more »

Win A Pair of Tickets To Comedy At The International Bar

Win A Pair of Tickets To Comedy At The International Bar

Let us help make Monday that bit better by sending you and a friend along to some hilarious live comedy at the International Bar Tuesday night! Talk Talk, The All Ireland Comedy Panel show… Read more »

Andrew Stanley – Behind The Comedy | Video

Andrew Stanley – Behind The Comedy | Video

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at a comedy gig? We went backstage at The Laughter Lounge and watched comedian Andrew Stanley prepare for his up and coming… Read more »

PETA Demand Comedy Group Remove Hog From Show

PETA Demand Comedy Group Remove Hog From Show

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) are demanding that Dublin comedy sketch group Foil Arms and Hog, stop using the domesticated pig in their shows. PETA are claiming that the sketch… Read more »

Foil Arms and Hog: Heroin | Video

Foil Arms and Hog: Heroin | Video

What does a company need for rapid expansion and mass appeal? Heroin. Join us on Facebook

Comedy Threesome Under Attack From TD

Comedy Threesome Under Attack From TD

It appears Fine Gael TD Michelle Mulherin is continuing her attack on threesomes in Ireland, but this time her attention is focused solely on comedy threesome Foil Arms and Hog. The TD previously complained… Read more »

Win Tickets To Comedy At The International Bar

Win Tickets To Comedy At The International Bar

The regular panel show is this week being put on hold, so some of Ireland’s best new acts can try out their material ahead of filming for RTE’s New Comedy… Read more »

Talk Talk – Rory O’Hanlon, Trevor Browne Plus Guests | Podcast

Talk Talk – Rory O’Hanlon, Trevor Browne Plus Guests | Podcast

Here’s the latest episode of Talk Talk, the All Ireland Comedy Panel Show. Hosted by Andrew Stanley, with house band Totally Wired, this week’s show features Rory O’Hanlon, Neil Hickey,… Read more »

Talk Talk – Jim Elliot, Chris Kent Plus Guests | Podcast

Talk Talk – Jim Elliot, Chris Kent Plus Guests | Podcast

The latest episode of Talk Talk, The All Ireland Comedy Panel show is now live! One of the best nights of comedy in dublin, the show is recorded live at… Read more »

Talk Talk – Live Comedy At The International Bar [Podcast]

Talk Talk – Live Comedy At The International Bar [Podcast]

The latest episode from Talk Talk is now live on the site. Andrew Stanley and Totally Wired are joined by Entertainment.ie’s Comedian of The Year Eric Lalor, Ronan Grace, Al… Read more »

Win Tickets To Comedy At The International Bar

Win Tickets To Comedy At The International Bar

Let us brighten up your day with a chance to win a pair of tickets to one of the best nights of comedy in Dublin! Talk Talk, the All Ireland Comedy Panel… Read more »

Enda Kenny Eyes Up New Career In Stand Up Comedy

Enda Kenny Eyes Up New Career In Stand Up Comedy

Enda Kenny is making a move into the world of stand up comedy, The Potato can exclusively reveal today. In a time when politicians and comics have been trading places, Kenny is… Read more »

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