Highlights of the year
As Declan Lynch takes a look back at the year that was, our reporter lists some of the most memorable moments of 2016
1 EURO 2016
Bonjour Frenchies. It should be safe to come out of your houses now. The last of our soccer fans just flew back from Lyon, where they finally gave up trying to get a train-load of locals to sing Sean South From Garryowen. If they tried that here in Ireland, they would be labelled drunk scumbags and carted off the train by armed gardai at Limerick Junction. But when they do it abroad, it is classified as 'the crack' and shared four million times on Facebook, as further proof we're the Master Race.