Reality Television may be the most prominent genre on our screens these days. It’s hated, it’s loved and it’s everything in between. Culturally and societally, its impact is huge. The concept of unscripted, real-life situations on television is highly addictive for a lot of people and it’s easy to see why. There’s something for everyone as we watch normal people try find … [Read more...] about The impact of reality television: Should it be so easily discarded?
The League of Ireland needs RTÉ support to thrive
The League of Ireland (LOI) has been largely ignored by Ireland’s top broadcasters resulting in concern over the future of the game in this country. RTÉ Group Head of Sport Declan McBennett spoke on the Republic of Irelands domestic league in an interview on The LOI Central Podcast. His reasoning for broadcasting just 15 out of 360 LOI games last season and only one of the … [Read more...] about The League of Ireland needs RTÉ support to thrive
Business in the front, party in the back – The mullet strikes back
A self-styled “modern mullet”. Photo by Wordzandguitaron Wikimedia Commons. Mullets are back. In a strange turn of events the pandemic has created the perfect breeding ground for a mullet renaissance. The infamous haircut began as a protest to conventional beauty in the 70s, becoming synonymous with a rebellious and rockstar lifestyle. It can now be seen all over NUI … [Read more...] about Business in the front, party in the back – The mullet strikes back