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Join Dave, Dunnie, Frank, Kenny, Luxy and Sean for a weekly podcast about a range of topics. Producer: Sean Dempsey Music: www.bensound.com


Transgender Kids #SaveJames
Oct 28, 2019
We discuss the rising trend of transgender kids. Is it wise to consider gender reassignment surgery for children? Should they wait until they’re adults to make such a life changing decision? 7 year old Transgender case A recent case involved parents of a…
Greta Thunberg
Sep 17, 2019
Greta Thunberg, the young climate change activist from Sweden first came to prominence in August 2018 when she began her first ‘skolstrejk för klimatet’‘or school strike for climate change outside the Swedish government building. Greta Thunberg claimed…
Do You Support Your Local Team?
Aug 18, 2019
Do You Support Your Local Team? We all know a fan of Manchester United or Liverpool. But do enough of us support our local team like St Pats or Bohemians? The Premier League pumps huge amounts of money into advertising their league. A considerable amount…
Megan Rapinoe
Aug 11, 2019
This week we discuss the Women’s World Cup and in particular, Megan Rapinoe. Megan Rapinoe led the US women’s national team to the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2019 but has divided fans.  Some love Megan Rapinoe for her outspoken personality and skills on…
The Disappearance of Trevor Deely
May 15, 2019
In this episode we talk about the disappearance of Trevor Deely who vanished in 2000 after a Christmas night out with his work colleagues from Bank of Ireland. The night that Trevor Deely disappeared was a very wet and windy night which was exasperated by…
John Delaney
Apr 18, 2019
John Delaney. Sure who hasn’t spent nearly 80 quid in a chipper? John Delaney once ruled the FAI with an iron fist but as the saying goes, “‘power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely’ and it seems that aul John is finally getting his comeuppance.…
Delaney Protest
Mar 31, 2019
Back to the football this week, were we chat about our recent performances under Mick McCarthy and the John Delaney protest or #Delexit. The Delaney Protest which resulted in some fans throwing tennis balls onto the pitch to show their disapproval of the…
Madeleine McCann
Mar 24, 2019
https://ia601501.us.archive.org/27/items/MadeleineMcCann_201903/Madeleine%20McCann.mp3 In this episode we chat about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann. Madeleine McCann’s parents, Kate and Gerry McCann reported their daughter as missing on May 3rd…
Cancel Culture
Mar 18, 2019
Should Michael Jackson’s music be banned from the radio? Should Chris Benoit be scrubbed from the WWE? This episode we talk about Cancel Culture. Cancel Culture Radio stations like the BBC and RTE are now refusing to play Michael Jackson’s music after the…
Leaving Neverland
Mar 10, 2019
Leaving Neverland In this episode we chat about the recent documentary ‘Leaving Neverland’ which is about the recent allegations of sexual abuse against Michael Jackson by Wade Robson and James Safechuck. Jackson has been previously accused of abusing…