Former president Bill Clinton defended his foundation’s acceptance of donations from foreign governments on Saturday, pointing to the track record of his global philanthropy as Hillary Clinton nears an announcement on a 2016 presidential campaign.
Mon, 09 Mar, 2015
YOU know you’ve made it when Jerry Seinfeld phones to take you for a jaunt on his show Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. Todd Barry, who will perform in Dublin and Galway later this month, joined America’s comedy royalty, including Tina Fey, Mel Brooks and Larry David, for coffee and a chat with Seinfeld (who picks the ride) in a red 1966 MGB Roadster sports car.
Thu, 02 Oct, 2014
Asking comedians about their most memorable heckle is a sure-fire way to hear a funny anecdote. But for Tig Notaro the question dredges up an unpleasant memory of her first visit to Ireland, several years ago, at Kilkenny’s Cat Laughs Festival.
Thu, 04 Sep, 2014
THE body representing most of the country’s newspapers has condemned the decision to grant additional advertising airtime to independent TV channels on the basis that all sections of the media are feeling the effects of the economic downturn.
Wed, 28 Jul, 2010