House of Cards Cancelled: Should it be?

Last month Rent & Star Trek Discovery actor Anthony Rapp revealed allegations that Academy Award winning actor Kevin Spacey had sexually assaulted Rapp when the latter was 14 years old. The days following, other actors came out with stories about Spacey’s history with younger actors, including during his eleven-year stint as creative director of the Old…

Last week in history…

6th of November On this day, in 1860, Abraham Lincoln was elected as the 16th President of the United States of America. He became the first President to run as a Republican, and defeated his rival Stephen A. Douglas, John C. Breckinridge and John Bell. Lincoln winning the election widened the division between North &…

Editorial – Winter & Warm Socks

The fallen leaves and mild days of Autumn have started giving way to the colder, harsher days of Winter. For most of us, Winter also means that assignments will begin to pile, and exams are fast approaching. Winter has always been my second least favourite season, just pipping the worthless trash-heap that is Autumn (fight…

Cork City WFC Shine in Aviva

Cork City were the all-around winners coming out of the Finals Day in the Aviva Stadium last Sunday. John Caulfield’s men claimed the first League & Cup double win for a Cork team since 1951, when Cork Athletic brought both trophies to Leeside. Not content with winning just the one trophy on the day, Frank…