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What Harvey Weinstein did is nothing new, but perhaps the extent of the abuse he carried out and the subsequent reportage will unmask similar characters, and prompt society to respond to such cases with deserved gravity

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Tom Petty's brilliant songs captured the confusion and pain, as well as the joy, of living. They were, as his daughter said this week, 'real American art'

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Overworked? Over-tired? Overwhelmed? Why not take Morrissey’s advice and hit the snooze button, as it could lead to a major change in wellbeing

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George Hook’s inappropriate musings on rape are part of a larger pattern: the more outrageous a media personality’s views and behaviour, the more successful they become

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The Department of Education is depriving students of a key learning opportunity: to fail

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The hysteria surrounding Imelda May’s decision to skip an English music festival to sing at the McGregor fight was as hair-raising as her former quiff

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The steps to self-improvement are many and varied and possibly being logged by your Fitbit. With a deluge of apps available to track sleep, calories and more, now might be be the time for a shift in mood

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'It’s time to use your Twitter account for something beyond posting pictures of your summer holidays'

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Kevin Myers (and his Irish editor) apologised for the anti-Semitism in his column last weekend, yet nobody in power saw fit to challenge the piece’s sexist slant

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You know that things are bad in Ireland when, for many people, Liveline has become the only lifeline

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Delusions of blue skies? Legs turning even bluer? Don’t be alarmed: it’s just a bad case of festival fever and when it comes to being painfully hip in fields of mud and music, Irish women are expected (and prepared) to give it lots of artistically designed welly

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He has done all the heavy lifting and achieved the look to match, but whether Taoiseach-in-training Leo Varadkar truly is a fit for high office, only time will tell

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In a week that finds Vogue Williams ranting about Muslims while wearing a bikini, it’s worth looking at the larger picture: journalism is under threat, and has been for some time

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The ‘smart’ way of living may appear clever on its shiny, happy, flat-screen surface, but look beyond and you’ll notice an elephant in the room - it’s wearing a Fitbit

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After reading Ivanka Trump’s new book about female empowerment so you don’t have to, let me share with you what I learned from it. (Spoiler: not a lot)