Category: Opinion

“It’s Time You Lot Got Over This Whole 800 Years Thing” – Queen Elizabeth II

ONE gets it, it wasn’t the Empire’s finest 800 years, but honestly chill out WRITES Queen Elizabeth II One is hesitant in even constructing this correspondence, such is the feverish nationalism the Irish find themselves afflicted with these days, however, one feels the hour may have arrived in which you could just get over the… Read more »

WWN Reviews True Detective Season 2

AS massive fans of the original True Detective, we were a bit disappointed to learn that the second series would feature an all new cast, working on an unrelated case in a new location. Because of this, we didn’t bother watching the second series at all. In fact, we didn’t even watch the trailer when… Read more »

WWN Opinion: Could You Just Fucking Not, Thanks

In the first of a new series, WWN gives a platform to normal everyday people who should be fucking thankful we did. Today, Paul Fennelly asks ‘Could you just fucking not, thanks’: I wasn’t sure how I would tackle this sensitive issue, but here it goes… Honestly, it’s 7.15am on the LUAS into town and… Read more »

“I Sometimes Hug Myself Because No One Else Will” – Denis O’Brien

BUSINESSMAN Denis O’Brien has revealed that he sometimes lies awake at night hugging himself because no one else will. The multi-billionaire opened up in an exclusive interview with WWN earlier this week as his controversial decision in 2012 to buy optician franchise Siteserv only begins to play out in the media he now controls. “I don’t want to talk about… Read more »

Glenda Gilson: ‘My Firelighter Sniffing Addiction Hell’

RECOVERING addict Glenda Gilson talks to WWN about her ongoing battle with sniffing firelighters and how it nearly destroyed her career in television for good. Speaking from her home in South Dublin, the brave 33-year-old opened up about her problem almost immediately upon my arrival, frantically making sure I had no firelighters in my carry… Read more »