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#Confusion

# confusion - Sunday 25 July, 2021

'I was wrong' - Dutch cyclist finishes second in road race, thinks she's won Olympic gold
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

'I was wrong' - Dutch cyclist finishes second in road race, thinks she's won Olympic gold

Jul 25th 2021, 10:15 PM 85,451 Views 13 Comments

Annemiek van Vleuten thought she had won gold when she crossed the line 75 seconds after Anna Kiesenhofer.

# confusion - Friday 30 April, 2021

Why are restrictions still in place for partners at maternity units and when are they likely to change?
# Confusion
# Confusion

Why are restrictions still in place for partners at maternity units and when are they likely to change?

Apr 30th 2021, 6:00 PM 15,579 Views 3 Comments

Partners should be able to attend maternity appointments now – due to a fall in cases and the vaccination of healthcare staff.

# confusion - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Zander Fagerson may still play some part for Scotland in Six Nations despite ban
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Zander Fagerson may still play some part for Scotland in Six Nations despite ban

Feb 25th 2021, 7:32 PM 3,744 Views 0 Comments

The Scots’ next clash with France has been postponed.

# confusion - Friday 6 November, 2020

Department of Health says priests can't be jailed for holding mass during coronavirus restrictions
# Clarification
# Clarification

Department of Health says priests can't be jailed for holding mass during coronavirus restrictions

Nov 6th 2020, 11:55 AM 23,631 Views 35 Comments

A TD and a religious group claimed priests could become the target of garda investigations.

# confusion - Monday 26 October, 2020

Wales to review lockdown guidance after Tesco mixup over selling period products
# Wales
# Wales

Wales to review lockdown guidance after Tesco mixup over selling period products

Oct 26th 2020, 7:28 PM 67,063 Views 36 Comments

Tesco earlier apologised after wrongly suggesting sanitary products were “non-essential” and could not be sold.

# confusion - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Ireland's visit to Paris in major doubt as France bans gatherings of more than 1,000
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Ireland's visit to Paris in major doubt as France bans gatherings of more than 1,000

Mar 8th 2020, 10:09 PM 38,710 Views 53 Comments

The French rugby federation says ‘there is no official information’ to confirm the game will be postponed.

# confusion - Saturday 2 November, 2019

VAR controversy at the fore again as Premier League explain controversial Firmino decision
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

VAR controversy at the fore again as Premier League explain controversial Firmino decision

Nov 2nd 2019, 7:04 PM 11,631 Views 15 Comments

Liverpool saw a goal ruled out in their match with Aston Villa earlier.

# confusion - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Renato Sanches outburst leaves Bayern director baffled
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Renato Sanches outburst leaves Bayern director baffled

Aug 20th 2019, 7:22 PM 12,405 Views 2 Comments

Hasan Salihamidzic is confused by the player’s complaints about a perceived lack of first-team football.

# confusion - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Huge confusion conveyed to Department after unexpected cancellation of flagship Africa Day event
# Farmleigh House
# Farmleigh House

Huge confusion conveyed to Department after unexpected cancellation of flagship Africa Day event

Jun 30th 2019, 12:05 AM 60,138 Views 44 Comments

There was much confusion about what events were on after the Department made a last-minute decision to take a different approach to Africa Day.

# confusion - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Maguire: England don't understand Nations League concept
# Who Knows
From The42
# Who Knows

Maguire: England don't understand Nations League concept

Sep 5th 2018, 11:19 AM 9,651 Views 8 Comments

The Leicester City defender is unsure how the concept works, insisting that manager Gareth Southgate had to study the permutations closely.

# confusion - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Huh? Chinese social media users have been left stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'
# Confusion
# Confusion

Huh? Chinese social media users have been left stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'

Jun 12th 2018, 9:19 AM 62,347 Views 37 Comments

“Those who say it can not be done should not interrupt those doing it.”

# confusion - Saturday 5 May, 2018

If a family are living in accommodation paid for through homeless funding, does that make them homeless?
# Figures
# Figures

If a family are living in accommodation paid for through homeless funding, does that make them homeless?

May 5th 2018, 8:00 AM 13,943 Views 56 Comments

The government says 600 people were counted wrongly as being homeless, others are not so sure.

# confusion - Monday 12 March, 2018

Douvan will run in the Champion Chase but the head-to-head with Altior may not happen
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Douvan will run in the Champion Chase but the head-to-head with Altior may not happen

Updated Mar 12th 2018, 1:13 PM 5,158 Views 4 Comments

The Wille Mullins-trained horse will take on Altior and Min on Wednesday.

# confusion - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Oxford Circus: Two men hand themselves in after altercation that caused mass panic
# Oxford Circus
# Oxford Circus

Oxford Circus: Two men hand themselves in after altercation that caused mass panic

Nov 25th 2017, 2:18 PM 32,159 Views 44 Comments

Sixteen people were treated for injuries after mass panic erupted last night.

Time magazine denies Trump's claim that he 'took a pass' on being Person of the Year
# Confusion
# Confusion

Time magazine denies Trump's claim that he 'took a pass' on being Person of the Year

Nov 25th 2017, 8:24 AM 22,149 Views 63 Comments

Trump said he took himself out of the running for the title.

# confusion - Friday 24 November, 2017

Confusion about today's incident in London spread by Daily Mail, Tommy Robinson and...Olly Murs?
# Confusion
# Confusion

Confusion about today's incident in London spread by Daily Mail, Tommy Robinson and...Olly Murs?

Nov 24th 2017, 10:46 PM 39,497 Views 49 Comments

British Transport Police said this evening that the evacuation was caused by “an altercation” between two men.

# confusion - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Dublin City Council explain why Sunday's All-Ireland won't be shown on big screen in Smithfield
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Dublin City Council explain why Sunday's All-Ireland won't be shown on big screen in Smithfield

Sep 13th 2017, 5:35 PM 8,128 Views 7 Comments

Local media outlets had confirmed the screening, but DCC have insisted that it’s not happening.

# confusion - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Mystery surrounds death of man whose body was found on road in Wicklow
# Confusion
# Confusion

Mystery surrounds death of man whose body was found on road in Wicklow

Jun 7th 2017, 11:45 AM 48,752 Views 2 Comments

Declan Kelly’s body was found in Arklow but some of his belongings were found almost 2km away.

# confusion - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Health Minister: 'I have heard people say that nuns will be running the hospital. Not true'
# Maternity Hospital
# Maternity Hospital

Health Minister: 'I have heard people say that nuns will be running the hospital. Not true'

Apr 20th 2017, 5:10 PM 19,771 Views 165 Comments

It was claimed that 300 people attended today’s lunchtime protest outside the Department of Health.

# confusion - Friday 6 January, 2017

'It was a bit weird:' Mo Farah on Sports Personality of The Year shortlist omission
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

'It was a bit weird:' Mo Farah on Sports Personality of The Year shortlist omission

Jan 6th 2017, 5:35 PM 7,768 Views 12 Comments

Andy Murray was voted the winner for the third time in his career.

# confusion - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Mystery over Sunderland player's absence for 'medical reasons'
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Mystery over Sunderland player's absence for 'medical reasons'

Sep 18th 2016, 8:39 PM 11,801 Views 2 Comments

Patrick van Aanholt was left out after being named in the XI for the loss at Spurs.

# confusion - Monday 5 September, 2016

'Wayne Rooney plays where he wants'
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

'Wayne Rooney plays where he wants'

Sep 5th 2016, 3:05 PM 6,034 Views 7 Comments

The England skipper made a record 116th appearance for his country amid a last-gasp win over Slovania.

# confusion - Saturday 20 August, 2016

New Crystal Palace signing Christian Benteke shows his class with note to Liverpool supporters
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

New Crystal Palace signing Christian Benteke shows his class with note to Liverpool supporters

Aug 20th 2016, 1:21 PM 11,773 Views 16 Comments

The Belgian striker also showed his class with a note to Liverpool supporters.

# confusion - Monday 6 June, 2016

Poll: What should be done to resolve the Christy Ring Cup controversy?
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Poll: What should be done to resolve the Christy Ring Cup controversy?

Jun 6th 2016, 6:00 PM 12,797 Views 43 Comments

Have your say.

# confusion - Friday 8 April, 2016

Who's Shane McLowry? ESPN reporter gets his Irish golfers mixed up during Masters interview
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Who's Shane McLowry? ESPN reporter gets his Irish golfers mixed up during Masters interview

Apr 8th 2016, 11:33 AM 12,915 Views 8 Comments

The Offaly man appeared to take it well.

# confusion - Monday 4 April, 2016

A girl sent her boyfriend to buy makeup and his confused texts are going viral
# Walk Me Through It
From The Daily Edge
# Walk Me Through It

A girl sent her boyfriend to buy makeup and his confused texts are going viral

Apr 4th 2016, 9:20 AM 27,632 Views 9 Comments

“This kid is looking at me weird.”

# confusion - Friday 25 March, 2016

Good Morning Britain taken off air as fire forces studio evacuation
# Confusion
# Confusion

Good Morning Britain taken off air as fire forces studio evacuation

Mar 25th 2016, 11:42 AM 15,145 Views 4 Comments

ITV replaced the live show with pre-recorded material after a fire broke out at its London headquarters.

# confusion - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Oculus Rift apologises for its VR headset being pricier than expected
# Confusion
# Confusion

Oculus Rift apologises for its VR headset being pricier than expected

Jan 7th 2016, 4:52 PM 12,994 Views 28 Comments

Fans voiced their anger after it was revealed the headset and accessories would cost them €699.

# confusion - Monday 2 November, 2015

No, Snapchat isn't storing your photos and never did
# Confusion
# Confusion

No, Snapchat isn't storing your photos and never did

Nov 2nd 2015, 9:56 AM 8,023 Views 6 Comments

Updates to its privacy policy and terms of service left users concerned that it was now owning photos.

# confusion - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Real Madrid are still celebrating a goal-scoring record Ronaldo may not have actually set
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Real Madrid are still celebrating a goal-scoring record Ronaldo may not have actually set

Oct 3rd 2015, 2:32 PM 6,240 Views 1 Comment

The attacker received a made-up award and posed with all his trophies.

# confusion - Sunday 20 September, 2015

US golfer left in tears after Solheim Cup is marred by controversy
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

US golfer left in tears after Solheim Cup is marred by controversy

Sep 20th 2015, 2:27 PM 18,003 Views 12 Comments

The final day of the Solheim Cup was overshadowed by confusion over whether a putt had been conceded, with the US left furious.

# confusion - Saturday 27 June, 2015

The incredibly confusing Owen Heary v Sligo Rovers saga played out on live TV last night
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

The incredibly confusing Owen Heary v Sligo Rovers saga played out on live TV last night

Jun 27th 2015, 11:06 AM 10,259 Views 9 Comments

And there may still be more twists and turns to come.

# confusion - Monday 22 June, 2015

Microsoft caused some confusion over who exactly gets Windows 10 for free
# False Hope
# False Hope

Microsoft caused some confusion over who exactly gets Windows 10 for free

Jun 22nd 2015, 6:10 PM 17,420 Views 15 Comments

You still need an official version of Windows 7 and 8.1 to be eligible.

# confusion - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Remember Ronaldo's €7m charity donation? He mightn't actually be as generous as we thought...
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Remember Ronaldo's €7m charity donation? He mightn't actually be as generous as we thought...

May 14th 2015, 1:19 PM 15,907 Views 13 Comments

It had been reported that the Real Madrid star gave a massive donation to aid victims of the Nepal earthquake.

How do you want your Windows 10? Cos there's going to be seven different versions...
# Keeping Track
# Keeping Track

How do you want your Windows 10? Cos there's going to be seven different versions...

May 14th 2015, 12:11 PM 10,657 Views 29 Comments

The different versions will be released this summer, which may cause some confusion.

# confusion - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Does this ballot paper look confusing to you?
# WHITE SPACE
# WHITE SPACE

Does this ballot paper look confusing to you?

May 5th 2015, 6:05 AM 27,881 Views 52 Comments

One TD thinks we need to rethink the layout of the ballot paper before the next election.

# confusion - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Cuban flight takes off after passengers stranded in Shannon overnight
# Confusion
# Confusion

Cuban flight takes off after passengers stranded in Shannon overnight

May 3rd 2015, 3:52 PM 40,538 Views 44 Comments

They spent five hours aboard the plane on the tarmac, before being allowed off.

# confusion - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Getting a taxi today? It'll cost you more than usual
# Going Up
# Going Up

Getting a taxi today? It'll cost you more than usual

Apr 30th 2015, 7:42 AM 17,675 Views 49 Comments

The fare hike comes just one day a head of strike action by bus drivers.

# confusion - Thursday 2 April, 2015

This really confusing text proves why dads are great
# Newfangled Technology
# Newfangled Technology

This really confusing text proves why dads are great

Apr 2nd 2015, 5:35 PM 54,720 Views 66 Comments

Legends.

# confusion - Saturday 28 February, 2015

John O'Shea pulls back Falcao in penalty area, referee sends off Wes Brown
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

John O'Shea pulls back Falcao in penalty area, referee sends off Wes Brown

Feb 28th 2015, 4:04 PM 7,498 Views 8 Comments

It’s been an eventful afternoon for the Ireland defender.

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