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On the 126, listening to the driver argue with a foreign girl. She’d (accidentally) tried to use an out of date return ticket. Driver: “You bought this on the sixth. Today’s the seventeenth. That’s three weeks.” The man who sells you your bus tickets, ladies and gentlemen…

Overheard by: 'Anonymous' | April 18, 2012 | No Comment
Location: 126 Bus
Under: Overheard in Dublin
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Getting off the Holyhead – Dublin Ferry at Dublin Port two skangers push past me to get to the girl walking just ahead – the following conversation ensues: Skanger 1: “You American?” Girl: “Yes, I’m American.” Skanger 2: “You like hamburgers?” Girl: “Yes, I eat them sometimes.” Skanger 1: “You eat Buffalo?” Girl: …..(no reply [...]

Overheard by: 'Anonymous' | September 7, 2011 | 3 Comments
Location: Dublin to Holyhead Boat
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Standing on the Luas comin from Tallaght one morning and 2 drunks got on at Heuston. There was a girl obviously going to work all dolled up in makeup and a (more…)

Overheard by: 'Anonymous' | May 16, 2011 | No Comment
Location: Luas
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Plane just touched down in Dublin, conversation starts between a mother and her young daughter: Daughter: “Mum, what are we doing this (more…)

Overheard by: 'Anonymous' | May 8, 2011 | No Comment
Location: Dublin Airport
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Overheard at 78a on the font hill road: Sitting on the 78A going to liffey valley the other morning I could hear a load of girls sitting down the back talking about the Queens visit. Girl 1: “ahh they shouldn’t have her over it’s a fuckin disgrace lettin her over” Girl 2: “yeah I know [...]

Overheard by: 'Emer' | April 28, 2011 | 2 Comments
Location: 78a on the font hill road
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Overheard at 78A: I was on the 78A heading into town one day, about 5 foreign blokes were sitting upstairs at the back of a 78A. A group of maybe 5 or 6 young lads (12-14) get on and sit around them. When the lads ask what them where they are from the foreigners say [...]

Overheard by: 'Gary' | April 19, 2011 | No Comment
Location: 78A
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Overheard at Luas (Red-Line): Three skanger girls, aged about 14, talking about guys they like. One girl offers this advice to her friend: “Ah here, don’t bother with him! Remember I asked for his number and he told me it was 999?”

Overheard by: 'flyingcabbage' | April 13, 2011 | No Comment
Location: Luas (Red-Line)
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Overheard at 37 Bus: Two guys on the 37 bus were having a chatter. Guy 1: – “So, did u text Sarah or what??” Guy 2: – “For the last time, I did not have textual intercourse with that woman!”

Overheard by: 'Sebastian' | April 10, 2011 | No Comment
Location: 37 Bus
Under: Overheard in Dublin
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Overheard at train: On the Dublin to Cork train with my cousin recently a shamelessly racist middle-aged Dubliner was talking about the Japanese tsunami, saying Ireland should populate our ghost estates with ‘the Japs cos theyre good workers’. Having then gone onto criticise Nigerians he said in complete seriousness: ‘People say the Irish were taken [...]

Overheard by: 'Tony' | March 18, 2011 | No Comment
Location: train
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Overheard at Luas, Abbey Street: On the Luas into town for a night out when two people (1 lad,1 girl) from Mayo were talking beside me… Lad “ah I’m gonna have a sober shift tonight.. Havnt had one in about 3 years..” Girl ” ya me too!” Lad “you’ve got a drink in your hand…” [...]

Overheard by: 'Declan' | March 18, 2011 | No Comment
Location: Luas, Abbey Street
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