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# burning-question - Thursday 30 June, 2022

Poll: Do you think it's okay to pee in the sea?
# Ah Here
# Ah Here

Poll: Do you think it's okay to pee in the sea?

Jun 30th 2022, 10:08 AM 54,193 Views 54 Comments

Let us know.

# burning-question - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Burning Question: what does a peat-free future hold for the Midlands?
# Burning Question
# Burning Question

Burning Question: what does a peat-free future hold for the Midlands?

Apr 14th 2021, 8:00 AM 12,764 Views 20 Comments

Trinity College Dublin PhD candidate Jamie Rohu outlines the challenges for workers as we transition our industrial bogs towards a more sustainable future.

# burning-question - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Debate Room: Is Die Hard a Christmas film?
# Yippee Ki-yay
# Yippee Ki-yay

Debate Room: Is Die Hard a Christmas film?

Dec 23rd 2017, 10:00 PM 26,249 Views 72 Comments

Two of our team had a heated disagreement about it and, here, they make their claims.

# burning-question - Monday 23 October, 2017

The old debate over how to pronounce 'Nice biscuits' is rearing its ugly head again
# Burning Question
From The Daily Edge
# Burning Question

The old debate over how to pronounce 'Nice biscuits' is rearing its ugly head again

Oct 23rd 2017, 8:28 PM 13,417 Views 4 Comments

Nice or neeeeeese?

# burning-question - Monday 8 May, 2017

Poll: Has the time come to officially pay inter-county GAA managers?
# Burning Question
From The42
# Burning Question

Poll: Has the time come to officially pay inter-county GAA managers?

May 8th 2017, 4:00 PM 9,274 Views 18 Comments

This issue won’t be going away any time soon.

# burning-question - Monday 10 April, 2017

Would an all-Ulster team entering the Liam MacCarthy Cup work?
# Burning Question
From The42
# Burning Question

Would an all-Ulster team entering the Liam MacCarthy Cup work?

Apr 10th 2017, 11:27 AM 9,290 Views 8 Comments

Former Cork goalkeeper and Clare coach Donal Óg Cusack insists it’s the way forward but a prominent Ulster hurling official disagrees.

# burning-question - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Fun poll: Is it really wrong to refer to 17 March as St Patty's Day?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Fun poll: Is it really wrong to refer to 17 March as St Patty's Day?

Mar 14th 2017, 12:45 PM 27,746 Views 57 Comments

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

# burning-question - Monday 13 March, 2017

Fun poll: Are you a Beyoncé fan?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Fun poll: Are you a Beyoncé fan?

Mar 13th 2017, 12:45 PM 19,429 Views 57 Comments

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

# burning-question - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Feel it's too late to do anything about the Poolbeg incinerator? Not so
# Burning Question
# Burning Question

Feel it's too late to do anything about the Poolbeg incinerator? Not so

Mar 11th 2017, 9:30 PM 1,091 Views 45 Comments

Fear of an incinerator in the city of Dublin is not irrational – and we need to demand better controls and monitoring before it begins to burn.

# burning-question - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

The Burning Question*: Do you celebrate Valentine's Day?
# Valentine's Day
# Valentine's Day

The Burning Question*: Do you celebrate Valentine's Day?

Feb 14th 2017, 10:00 AM 23,201 Views 51 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Sunday 25 December, 2016

The Burning Question: Crackers before or after dinner?
# Burning Question
# Burning Question

The Burning Question: Crackers before or after dinner?

Dec 25th 2016, 10:00 AM 8,851 Views 10 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Saturday 24 December, 2016

The Burning Question: Are you allowed open a present today?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question: Are you allowed open a present today?

Dec 24th 2016, 9:30 AM 11,250 Views 33 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Do you wash your legs? This question is dividing the internet
# Wash Me Please
From The Daily Edge
# Wash Me Please

Do you wash your legs? This question is dividing the internet

Sep 29th 2016, 11:06 AM 21,200 Views 5 Comments

No, really. Some people don’t wash their legs!

# burning-question - Saturday 20 February, 2016

The Burning Question*: Do those 'No Junk Mail' signs apply to election leaflets?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Do those 'No Junk Mail' signs apply to election leaflets?

Feb 20th 2016, 10:30 AM 24,264 Views 81 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Saturday 13 February, 2016

The Burning Question*: Should men expect a present on Valentine's Day?
# Burning Question
# Burning Question

The Burning Question*: Should men expect a present on Valentine's Day?

Feb 13th 2016, 11:15 AM 49,037 Views 67 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Thursday 24 December, 2015

The Burning Question*: What time are we having Christmas dinner?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: What time are we having Christmas dinner?

Dec 24th 2015, 5:00 PM 30,234 Views 44 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Saturday 28 November, 2015

The Burning Question*: When is it okay to start playing Christmas music?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: When is it okay to start playing Christmas music?

Nov 28th 2015, 8:45 AM 17,259 Views 51 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Sunday 8 November, 2015

The Burning Question*: How do you eat a 99?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: How do you eat a 99?

Nov 8th 2015, 3:00 PM 17,091 Views 35 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Saturday 24 October, 2015

The Burning Question*: Are we decorating for Halloween or is it 'too American'?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Are we decorating for Halloween or is it 'too American'?

Oct 24th 2015, 11:15 AM 14,855 Views 79 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Saturday 17 October, 2015

The Burning Question*: Is it OK to have a pint of milk with your dinner?
# Fresh From The Fridge
# Fresh From The Fridge

The Burning Question*: Is it OK to have a pint of milk with your dinner?

Oct 17th 2015, 3:00 PM 29,407 Views 56 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Saturday 3 October, 2015

The Burning Question*: When are we putting the heating back on?
# Is It Time
# Is It Time

The Burning Question*: When are we putting the heating back on?

Oct 3rd 2015, 10:15 AM 19,356 Views 34 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Sunday 27 September, 2015

The Burning Question*: Reverse park or drive straight in?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Reverse park or drive straight in?

Sep 27th 2015, 3:00 PM 27,110 Views 37 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

The Burning Question*: Is it OK to talk at gigs?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Is it OK to talk at gigs?

Sep 23rd 2015, 3:00 PM 13,398 Views 38 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Sunday 9 August, 2015

The Burning Question: Is it ok to talk on the phone on public transport?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question: Is it ok to talk on the phone on public transport?

Aug 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 19,600 Views 40 Comments

Do you pick up on the move?

# burning-question - Friday 7 August, 2015

The Burning Question: Is it OK to use a knife and fork to eat pizza?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question: Is it OK to use a knife and fork to eat pizza?

Aug 7th 2015, 3:00 PM 22,254 Views 65 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 3 August, 2015

The Burning Question*: When do you put milk in your tea?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: When do you put milk in your tea?

Aug 3rd 2015, 3:00 PM 27,597 Views 67 Comments

On this Bank Holiday Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 1 June, 2015

The Burning Question*: Which way should the toilet roll hang?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Which way should the toilet roll hang?

Jun 1st 2015, 3:00 PM 27,833 Views 59 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 4 May, 2015

The Burning Question: When is 'next weekend'?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question: When is 'next weekend'?

May 4th 2015, 3:00 PM 18,772 Views 31 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 6 April, 2015

The Burning Question: Is it OK to recline your airplane seat?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question: Is it OK to recline your airplane seat?

Apr 6th 2015, 3:00 PM 31,396 Views 61 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 23 March, 2015

The Burning Question*: Do you press the button to close the doors on a lift?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Do you press the button to close the doors on a lift?

Mar 23rd 2015, 3:30 PM 22,968 Views 30 Comments

Let us distract you from the serious news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Sunday 8 March, 2015

We asked Enda some of life's burning questions*
# Decisions Decisions
# Decisions Decisions

We asked Enda some of life's burning questions*

Mar 8th 2015, 9:00 PM 19,395 Views 134 Comments

The Taoiseach has had his say on life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 22 December, 2014

The Burning Question*: Clapping at the end of a film - grand or very annoying?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Clapping at the end of a film - grand or very annoying?

Dec 22nd 2014, 3:00 PM 13,892 Views 39 Comments

Let us distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 15 December, 2014

The Burning Question*: Angel or star on the top of tree?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Angel or star on the top of tree?

Dec 15th 2014, 3:00 PM 21,840 Views 42 Comments

Let us distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 10 November, 2014

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to eat on public transport?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to eat on public transport?

Nov 10th 2014, 3:15 PM 19,046 Views 61 Comments

Let us distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

The Burning Question: Do you consider porridge to be a cereal?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question: Do you consider porridge to be a cereal?

Nov 5th 2014, 3:15 PM 30,869 Views 42 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 22 September, 2014

The Burning Question*: Is it too early to put the heating back on?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Is it too early to put the heating back on?

Sep 22nd 2014, 3:30 PM 23,672 Views 57 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 8 September, 2014

The Burning Question*: Should you heat up plates before dinner?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Should you heat up plates before dinner?

Sep 8th 2014, 3:15 PM 28,507 Views 35 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 4 August, 2014

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to go to the toilet in front of your other half?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to go to the toilet in front of your other half?

Aug 4th 2014, 4:00 PM 41,589 Views 51 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 21 July, 2014

The Burning Question*: When do you make the bed?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: When do you make the bed?

Jul 21st 2014, 3:00 PM 24,759 Views 49 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# burning-question - Monday 14 July, 2014

The Burning Question*: Is it ever OK to use somebody else's toothbrush?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Is it ever OK to use somebody else's toothbrush?

Jul 14th 2014, 3:00 PM 20,471 Views 29 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

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