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What’s Actually Inside An Average Cup of Coffee. - What’s Actually Inside An Average Cup of Coffee [Wired] Coffee is the lifeblood of most of our mornings, but do you know what’s actually inside that cup of coffee you’re drinking each day? Coffee Tasting, Coffee Drinks, Coffee Cups, Coffee Coffee, Coffee Time, Tea Cups, I Love Coffee, Best Coffee, Good News Stories

What's Inside: An Average Cup of Coffee-WIRED

Coffee is the lifeblood of most of our mornings, but do you know what’s actually inside that cup of coffee you’re drinking each day? You’d be surprised. ...

China is well known its cheap rip-offs, but this "copycat culture" extends to architecture too - with whole towns sometimes replicated. Bbc Magazine, New Housing Developments, Bbc World Service, Cotswold Villages, Chongqing, Suzhou, International Style, Women Names, Greatest Hits

Why China loves to build copycat towns

China is well known its cheap rip-offs, but this "copycat culture" extends to architecture too - with whole towns sometimes replicated.

Railway worker watches erotic film, doesn’t realise laptop is connected to giant screen My Eyes, Erotic, Connection, Film, Laptop, Watches, News, Women, Movie

Railway worker watches erotic film, doesn't realise laptop is connected to giant screen

Well that’s embarrassing.

If anything shows you just how damaging the banking policies of actually are, it will be the sorry story of the tracker mortgages for the course of their 20 to life. Banking Crisis, Teacher Morale, Youth Unemployment, Mortgage Loan Originator, Mortgage Interest Rates, Lost In Translation, Baby Boom, Magazine Articles

People in negative equity are not only poor, they are worse than poor because they are in debt. If wealth equates to the value of your assets over the value of your liabilities, those in negative equity are worse than poor. My Comment: It was into the midst of these worse than poor people that the current Irish Government parachuted #FamilyHomeTax.

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We all have the power to make a change happen

AS YOU can see I was born without my limbs but my motto in life is ‘No limbs No Limits’.

Patrick Honohan gives unexpectedly frank answers about bank crisis… Reading Stories, My Eyes

Patrick Honohan gives unexpectedly frank answers about bank crisis…

…to a German newspaper.

Find Headphones Isolated On White Background stock images in HD and millions of other royalty-free stock photos, illustrations and vectors in the Shutterstock collection. Beats Headphones, Over Ear Headphones, Presentation, Helpful Hints, Plugs, Photo Editing, Facts, Stock Photos, This Or That Questions

Eircom pulls the plug on MusicHub

Eircom says the music streaming and download service is “not a core business activity”.

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Column: How to protect your private data in a digital world

With Snowden, Prism and national security secrets in the news, it’s clear that technology has made privacy harder to ensure. Renaat Verbruggen gives a run down of how cryptography can protect your private information.

Two miracles later and Pope John Paul II is on his way to sainthood - My Comment: Many will point to the fact that he was in power during one of the darkest periods in Catholic Church history and wonder. Saint Jean Paul Ii, Pape Jean Paul Ii, Saint John, Paul 2, St John Paul Ii, Pope John, Pope Francis, Catholic Saints, Roman Catholic

Two miracles later and Pope John Paul II is on his way to sainthood

For healings to be officially certified as miracles, they must be instantaneous, permanent and with no scientific explanation.

IRELAND’S OMBUDSMAN EMILY O’Reilly could be on track to winning the European Ombudsman position after a successful round of voting yesterday. O Reilly, Ireland, Track, News, Runway, Truck, Irish, Running, Track And Field

Ireland's Ombudsman may be on track to take over as European Ombudsman

After the first round of voting yesterday, Emily O’Reilly was tied at the top with Dutch politician Ria Oomen-Ruijten.

Oireachtas inquiry into banks would not answer questions that need to be answered Banks, Opera House, This Or That Questions, News, Couches, Opera

Oireachtas inquiry into banks would not answer questions that need to be answered

Oireachtas inquiry into banks would not answer questions that need to be answered

The night I witnessed Anglo's macho culture in full flight - My Comment: Indeed. No stone should be left unturned in efforts to get to the truth. Columnist, How To Get, Culture, Baseball Cards, Stone, Night, News, Rock, Stones

The night I witnessed Anglo's macho culture in full flight

You have to be up early to get your paper these days, there was a run on copies of the Irish Independent last week. After a daily drip feed of Anglo Tapes, the public staggered around in a state of shock glued to the television and radio and hungry for more.

FOUR out of every five euro of property-tax revenue will be ringfenced for the area where it is collected in a move that will benefit Dublin and other cities, the Irish Independent has . Communication Interculturelle, Dublin, Irish News, Bank Jobs, Property Tax, Chant, How To Get, How To Plan, Personal Finance

Exchequer beats income target after surge in corporation tax

A SURGE in corporation tax was among the reasons the State took in more revenue than planned in the first six months of the year.

FOUR out of every five euro of property-tax revenue will be ringfenced for the area where it is collected in a move that will benefit Dublin and other cities, the Irish Independent has . Communication Interculturelle, Dublin, Irish News, Bank Jobs, Property Tax, Chant, How To Get, How To Plan, Personal Finance

Surge in property sales despite end to mortgage relief

MORE houses and apartments are set to be bought and sold this year than last year.