Despite the most thrilling hurling final, there were some begrudgers:
@LiamCahill Pointless, ritualistic and personalised dissing of GAA refs has to stop.
Republic manager Martin O'Neill is hoping a young talent will declare for Ireland:
@gergilroy Manchester United target Jack Grealish: "Stephen Quinn called me a Fake Paddy."
U2 released a new album bundled with the launch of the iPhone6:
No U2 fan but with the masses mocking them, think people should think about how much Apple paid them, apparently $100m!
Sinn Fein held its annual conference in the Louth village of Termonfeckin:
More "joinedey-upness" a priority for Sinn Fein, says Gerry.