What’s Hot: Aerial acrobatics and unexpected ice-cream

But the new Tupac Shakur biopic and ridiculous online controversies can take a hike

Ronan Brady: one of the stars of Riot, a Tayto-munching, musclebound, aerial acrobatic genius

Ronan Brady: one of the stars of Riot, a Tayto-munching, musclebound, aerial acrobatic genius

 

WHAT’S HOT

30 For 30 Podcasts

Brilliant sports stories from ESPN

Belle’s Kitchen

Some of the best chowder in the country found in this spot in Rathmullen, Donegal

Ronan Brady

One of the stars of Riot, a Tayto-munching, musclebound, aerial acrobatic genius

Unexpected ice-cream

McDaids have made Football Special ice-cream, and now there’s Kopperberg ice-cream in Dundrum Town Centre

‘Xennial’

Coined by Sarah Stankorb, those born between 1977 and 1983 have a micro-category to call their own

Dark Arts Coffee

As served by Grantham’s on Aungier Street, Dublin

‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

What felt like a repetitive franchise is actually getting great reviews

WHAT’S NOT

Luas v Cyclists

Headwrecking that some streets may be closed off to cyclists due to new Luas lines

Sock diplomacy

The joke is overdone with novelty socks

Micro-controversies on social media

Whatever happened with a towel at Wimbledon or why Lena Dunham gave away her dog isn’t actually important

Satin sandals

On trend, but stain like crazy

‘All Eyez On Me’

The Tupac Shakur biopic is almost hilariously bad

OTT sweet treats

Excessive milkshakes and messy donuts. Giz a bun

Summer FOMO

Too many gigs, parties and festivals on, not enough time

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