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    Unpredictable, up to the minute and never too far from the heart of the matter, Ryan Tubridy hears what you have to say from 8.45 - 11.00 each week day on RTE 2fm

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    I Know Stuff!

    Dara Cunnane from Co. Kerry played 'I Know Stuff' today.

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    3D Printed Arm

    Millergan Lowe, aged 7, from Leicestershire was born without fingers on one hand, but thanks to Stephen Dignam and his 3D Printer, Millergan now has a super cool 3D Bionic Hand! Stephen joined Ryan on the line this morning.

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    Open Letter: Volunteer Coach

    Today Ryan read out an open letter written by a Volunteer Coach. It got quite a reaction from our listeners. Ryan spoke to two of them; Sean Corbett trains under 10s. He says it’s all about the kids and maybe the man who wrote the email should reconsider being a coach. Deborah also got in touch. Her husband is a soccer coach. She agreed with the emailer and feels that it is a thankless job.

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    Waist Trainer

    Ever since Kim Kardashian put up a picture on Instagram of herself squeezed into a waist trainer, women around the world are lining up to get their hands on one. Waist trainers are the modern day corset, worn by women to tighten their core and give them curves. Deirdre Reynolds tried one out and spoke to Ryan on the line to tell us about it.

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    How smart are song Lyrics?

    A recent study has found that the lyrics of many Number One songs are at a third grade reading level - we're talking about the minds of 8 or 9 year olds! RTÉ presenter Stephen Byrne joined Ryan to tell us more.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 08:48
      Title: Hold My Hand
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Jess Glynne
      Performer(s): Jess Glynne
      Album: Hold My Hand - Single, Warner
      Duration: 4:02
    • 09:23
      Title: Spinning Around
      Performer(s): Kylie Minogue
      Performer(s): Kylie Minogue
      Album: The Best of Kylie Minogue
      Duration: 3:39
    • 09:33
      Title: Style
      Composer: Taylor Swift
      Performer(s): Taylor Swift
      Performer(s): Taylor Swift
      Album: 1989, Republic Records
      Duration: 4:02
    • 09:46
      Title: Crystals
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Of Monsters And Men
      Performer(s): Of Monsters And Men
      Album: Beneath The Skin (Deluxe), Universal
      Duration: 4:02
    • 10:06
      Title: Trouble
      Performer(s): Iggy Azalea Featuring Jennifer Hudson
      Performer(s): Iggy Azalea Featuring Jennifer Hudson
      Duration: 3:01
    • 10:24
      Title: Want To Want Me
      Performer(s): Jason Derulo
      Performer(s): Jason Derulo
      Album: Everything Is 4
      Duration: 3:39
    • 10:36
      Title: Halo
      Performer(s): Beyonce
      Performer(s): Beyonce
      Duration: 3:58
    • 10:55
      Title: Cheating
      Performer(s): John Newman
      Performer(s): John Newman
      Duration: 3:52

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