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June 2018


Saw a clip of that ‘wall of hands’ scene in a trailer when I was 5 and it scarred me for life https://t.co/fFgQiqa3US #tweet


‘Zoo Season 3 is now on Netflix’ - every now and then an algorithm gets me #tweet


Happy Pride to my friends who are celebrating today. Don’t forget the sunblock! #tweet


Green Room but instead of a neo-Nazi club in the Oregon backwoods it’s the Republican National Convention #tweet


The tributes in my timeline to Matt Cappotelli are breaking my heart #tweet


The fucking broadband is fucking down again and I fucking need it for fucking work #tweet


There’s a lot of awfulness in the world, but the original Meat Puppets are back together so it’s not all bad #tweet


I'm in this photo somewhere, I swear (I also saw the drone this was presumably snapped by) https://t.co/fTDA5Po2NP #tweet


Didn’t have time to write up my review but Leave No Trace opens today and it’s excellent. Also most cinemas have air conditioning #tweet


This puts my complaining about Pepsi Max prices to shame. Seriously, direct provision is the worst https://t.co/Tk952gPD2N #tweet


I take note that both Tesco and Dunnes have jacked up the price of a 2l bottle of Pepsi Max by nearly a euro #tweet


“Irish Water said a public consultation would be carried out to determine what constitutes excess usage.” Yet they’ve already got a figure, and a billing scheme. Riiiiight… https://t.co/vxn4xLGm7O #tweet


Catching up on NXT at the Albert Hall. Killer Kelly is going places, right? Not even two years a pro and already this good #tweet


I survived a whole day out in the sun thanks to lashings of Factor 50 and my new hat #tweet


What a difference a year makes: 2017 - Jordan Devlin nearly gives Danny Burch a concussion; 2018 - Avalanche Spanish fly #tweet


This here Snail Mail record is really good, isn’t it? #tweet


10 hours’ sleep last night; best I’ve had in a fortnight. Now to do my radio hour #tweet


Vinnie Paul: an incredible drummer ruined for years by Terry Date’s shitty tin-eared production #tweet


TFW you find out you’re blocked by s’one you’ve never heard of, and you have to wonder how and why #tweet


Just saw the news about Leon ‘Vader’ White. He was the scariest heel to me as a 12-year-old fan, but I still marked out like crazy when he beat Sting for the belt in Dublin https://t.co/xiSk0tLRM6 #tweet


I’ve watched four films since yesterday on the trials and tribulations of parenthood and it’s all a bit much #tweet


I held out for the longest time but now I use Siri for one thing: setting timers for the kitchen #tweet


Ships full of migrants turned away from ports; concentration camps… I didn’t think I’d live to see this history repeated so soon #tweet


Enjoy TakeOver, wrestle friends. I’ll watch it tomorrow when I’m awake #tweet


I’m only watching Sleepwalkers for Clovis the attack cat #tweet


The irony of Glinner dismissing men who call him out on his transphobic bullshit when he is himself a man is not lost on anyone here #tweet


So I bought a ticket to WrestleRama 2. I’m hoping OTT have cleaned up their act this time. And at least it’s not at the Tivoli #tweet


My favourite wrestler throws the first pitch at a Japanese baseball game. What could go wrong? https://t.co/BxvA0IaiYi #tweet


Only three: the Evil Dead reboot, ‘cause it was nasty rubbish; The Driller Killer and Ryuhei Kitamura’s Versus, ‘cause I was bored https://t.co/xcpkH5JDqW #tweet


First rain in a couple of weeks today and the air is filled with petrichor. That’s a word I literally just looked up now #tweet


Bee playing Jurassic World Evolution: “I’m not rage quitting, I’m taking a frustration break” #tweet


So what’s this about KUSHIDA wrestling in Dublin in August? Ah go on, so #tweet


Glinner: I haven’t said anything about trans people! But I’ll dog-whistle compare them to rapists and murderers. Woof?! #tweet


If this is what the new Low album (Double Negative, out in September) actually sounds like, it might be the best thing they’ve ever done. #video


The force (hay fever) is strong with this one (me) #tweet


Don’t really care what Corey Graves says about CM Punk since he was such an arsehole to Charly Caruso on the way out of NXT #tweet


Dominion was brilliant! Kenny Omega finally did it! And Hiromu won the junior title again! Happy days! #tweet


JR and the King doing commentary for Mid-South in 1983 is kind of blowing my mind right now #tweet


Secure your accounts, friends. And maybe report these arseholes harassing Jes, who is good people https://t.co/uJXVbvL1KW #tweet