Today marks 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The most popular conspiracy theories include: The Soviets (revenge for the embarrassment of the Cuban Missile Crisis); The Mafia (enraged after the botched Bay of Pigs invasion ended any hopes of American organised crime returning to Cuba); The Cubans ("Kennedy was trying to get to Castro, but Castro got to him first", President Lyndon Johnson told ABC News in 1968); Lyndon Johnson (was the man who became president motivated by ambition?); and The CIA (was Oswald was a CIA operative?). Ceremonies are taking place today to mark the anniversary – read more here.
After Sweden lost to Portugal on Tuesday, Zlatan Ibrahimovich declared that "a World Cup without me is nothing to watch". Who are the greatest players to never play on the highest stage?
Ireland take on the mighty All Blacks on Sunday & Paul O'Connell chatted to Ian about Ireland's new training methods on Gift Grub this week...
Plus here’s Ireland’s secret weapon...introducing The Flaka (prepare to be scared):
Hozier joined Ray in studio and performed his new single Take Me To Church and Whole Lotta Love:
Lovely looking chappy...
George Clooney* had all the girls in a flutter this week....(ok, ok, not the REAL George Clooney but a very good look-a-like). Photos here!