It was all about China and terrifying spiders in November, but in the middle of it all, Republic of Telly came out with arguably the most accurate representation of Irish life at Christmas there's ever been.

5. Chinese cinema mistakenly uses hilarious fan made poster for 'Thor: The Dark World'

A very different kind of Thor sequel was advertised in China. Not sure we'd love that one so much.

4. There may now be deadly spiders in our bananas. Deadly spiders. In our fruit.

If you didn't have a problem with fruit before this, now you probably do.

3. Republic of Telly's Every Christmas Ever is Christmas in every house in Ireland

Christmas in Ireland to a tee.

2. Rollerblading street ninja in Canada may just make rollerblades cool again

How this guy isn't dead is nothing short of a miracle.

1. Chinese man divorces and sues wife over ugly children. And wins.

Yes this story turned out to have origins from way back in the early '00s, but the message here still rings true. Jay. Sis.