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Dónal O'Flynn

Dublin and Waterford, Ireland
Arts and Entertainment Writer, The Munster Express
Covers:  Arts and Entertainment, Media, Science and Technology, Data, Politics, Human Interest, Social Affairs, "and finally"
Doesn't Cover: Agriculture, Economics, Finance, Food, Health, Sport

Music, Media and More... Arts & Ents Journo at The @MunsterExpress. Likes free hugs and tea!

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Biography

Music, Media and More...
Freelance Journalist and Radio Presenter.

Acting Arts and Entertainment Editor at The Munster Express.
Presenter of "Dónal Óg's Diary" radio column on TCRfm's "The Saturday Supplement".

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@donaloflynn — 1,781 followers, 13,107 tweets

Aug 13, 2017

RT @oisinlangan: I don't have any tickets to giveaway for the All Ireland final. 53 missed calls already #deiserising

Aug 11, 2017

RT @Nash076: Americans: That sign is in poor taste. Everyone else: Why the fuck can you buy guns in a grocery store what the he…

Aug 10, 2017

@tonywalsh00 she'd make the decision pretty quickly alright!

Aug 10, 2017

RT @PeadarBreathnac: Joke how late this meeting for Tadhg De Burca is going on. Tough on him to prepare and for Waterford to prepare with such a late decision

Aug 09, 2017

RT @jonathanhealy: Have an exclusive lead on the Healy-Rae story. Waiting to doorstep the occupant and find out if he's to blame. https://t.co/E6AFJRBV3P

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What was your first job as a journalist?

From 2011 to 2013 I was TCRfm's only reporter as the station had no proper news output back then. I was still in secondary school.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Sadly, no. I might just buy one in a thrift shop someday as a conversation piece for my shelf!

How is social media changing news?

Speed of communication is social media's strength. It also provides ordinary people with a platform to share stories and comment.