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# not-happy - Sunday 11 February, 2018

'That is fit for nothing only making snowmen': Offaly boss fumes at late match cancellation
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'That is fit for nothing only making snowmen': Offaly boss fumes at late match cancellation

Feb 11th 2018, 7:25 PM 11,945 Views 9 Comments

The Allianz League Division 3 clash between Derry and Offaly could not go ahead due to snow.

# not-happy - Sunday 28 January, 2018

'They have to protect players': Guardiola criticises referee after Sane horror tackle
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'They have to protect players': Guardiola criticises referee after Sane horror tackle

Jan 28th 2018, 7:15 PM 12,983 Views 35 Comments

The forward could be out for ‘two, three, four’ weeks according to the Man City boss.

# not-happy - Sunday 31 December, 2017

'It seems a bit like a trap to me': Drivers frustrated over lack of signs after being clamped
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'It seems a bit like a trap to me': Drivers frustrated over lack of signs after being clamped

Dec 31st 2017, 6:00 AM 30,079 Views 20 Comments

One driver who was refunded the clamping fee said a garda told them it was ‘immoral’ as there was not sufficient markings.

# not-happy - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Donald Trump says China has been caught 'RED HANDED' letting oil into North Korea
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Donald Trump says China has been caught 'RED HANDED' letting oil into North Korea

Dec 28th 2017, 8:21 PM 24,335 Views 100 Comments

China has backed UN sanctions on North Korea that restrict oil supplies.

# not-happy - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

'Dramatic' warnings, contradictory forecasts and irritating ads: Complaints sent to Met Éireann
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'Dramatic' warnings, contradictory forecasts and irritating ads: Complaints sent to Met Éireann

Dec 26th 2017, 12:05 AM 60,963 Views 45 Comments

Some people took offence to the language forecasters use and even their voices.

# not-happy - Sunday 24 December, 2017

From being overcharged to the car 'smelling like a zoo': Why people complain about taxis
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From being overcharged to the car 'smelling like a zoo': Why people complain about taxis

Dec 24th 2017, 6:30 AM 15,730 Views 37 Comments

The National Transport Authority receives around 1,000 complaints about taxis every year.

# not-happy - Monday 11 December, 2017

'Whatever happens, this will remain an episode of amateurism': Clermont slam Saracens
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'Whatever happens, this will remain an episode of amateurism': Clermont slam Saracens

Dec 11th 2017, 5:22 PM 20,491 Views 21 Comments

The clubs meet in their Champions Cup refix this evening but the visitors aren’t happy.

# not-happy - Friday 20 October, 2017

Paschal Donohoe: Tracker mortgage scandal 'shines a light into the culture of Irish banking'
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Paschal Donohoe: Tracker mortgage scandal 'shines a light into the culture of Irish banking'

Oct 20th 2017, 4:54 PM 10,020 Views 64 Comments

The minister has called in all the banks next week to tell them their actions are unacceptable.

# not-happy - Sunday 6 August, 2017

'Goodwill' refunds issued after complaints over 'unfair' clamping
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'Goodwill' refunds issued after complaints over 'unfair' clamping

Aug 6th 2017, 12:05 AM 39,265 Views 80 Comments

These are just some of the recurring complaints that Dublin City Council receive about clamping.

# not-happy - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Clamping complaints: The most common areas and offences for Dublin City Council
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Clamping complaints: The most common areas and offences for Dublin City Council

Jul 1st 2017, 10:00 PM 26,913 Views 48 Comments

DCC received 63 complaint about clamping from May 2016 to May of this year.

# not-happy - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'Desperately unfair': Bank of Ireland accused of leaving elderly behind as 100 branches go cash free
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'Desperately unfair': Bank of Ireland accused of leaving elderly behind as 100 branches go cash free

Jun 13th 2017, 5:45 PM 38,032 Views 86 Comments

Ulster Bank has plans to have five cashless locations by the end of this month.

# not-happy - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

GAA Club Players won't rule out strike action following controversial Super 8s vote
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GAA Club Players won't rule out strike action following controversial Super 8s vote

Mar 1st 2017, 2:35 PM 14,333 Views 23 Comments

“Everything’s an option now.”

# not-happy - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Led by Jackie Lavin, around 60 Irish businesses want compensation from Ulster Bank
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Led by Jackie Lavin, around 60 Irish businesses want compensation from Ulster Bank

Jan 26th 2017, 6:05 AM 22,796 Views 13 Comments

Jackie Lavin is to appear before the Oireachtas Finance Committee today.

# not-happy - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Disabled people stage protest against Ryanair in Spain for 'systematic discrimination'
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Disabled people stage protest against Ryanair in Spain for 'systematic discrimination'

Jan 24th 2017, 4:30 PM 19,308 Views 20 Comments

A statement from the airline said the claims were untrue and that the protest was baseless.

# not-happy - Monday 23 January, 2017

Backlash after Ryanair mocks Aer Lingus link to illegal immigrants
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Backlash after Ryanair mocks Aer Lingus link to illegal immigrants

Jan 23rd 2017, 9:07 PM 75,886 Views 107 Comments

The controversial carrier tweeted a couple of posts which many deemed to be offensive.

# not-happy - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Not getting a promotion was the most common complaint in the Defence Forces last year
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Not getting a promotion was the most common complaint in the Defence Forces last year

Dec 20th 2016, 11:10 AM 10,117 Views 26 Comments

Cases under review by the Ombudsman for Defence Forces rose 15% in 2015.

# not-happy - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

'Disgraceful and partisan': Mattie McGrath hits out as Tesco removes pro-life group's charity appeal
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'Disgraceful and partisan': Mattie McGrath hits out as Tesco removes pro-life group's charity appeal

Dec 6th 2016, 6:08 AM 29,057 Views 129 Comments

Tesco said the group was removed from its charity drive for breaching the terms and conditions.

# not-happy - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'
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Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'

Nov 27th 2016, 10:26 AM 23,883 Views 115 Comments

Green Party candidate Jill Stein wants recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

# not-happy - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Budget 2017: The new first-time buyer scheme 'will just drive up prices and developer profits'
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Budget 2017: The new first-time buyer scheme 'will just drive up prices and developer profits'

Oct 11th 2016, 6:00 PM 12,011 Views 25 Comments

Building experts say the €20,000 incentive will stoke demand without fixing underlying supply issues.

# not-happy - Sunday 29 May, 2016

'His terrible jokes weren't worth the extra cash': Here are Ireland's complaints against its taxi drivers
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'His terrible jokes weren't worth the extra cash': Here are Ireland's complaints against its taxi drivers

May 29th 2016, 7:00 AM 32,917 Views 74 Comments

Almost 500 complaints were made to the NTA between November 2015 and April of this year.

# not-happy - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Photos: Protesters chant outside Leinster House as TDs make their way into new Dáil
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Photos: Protesters chant outside Leinster House as TDs make their way into new Dáil

Mar 10th 2016, 6:48 PM 16,980 Views 68 Comments

Some members of the 32nd Dáil attended the demonstration.

# not-happy - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Nina Simone's family lash out over 'light-skinned actress' Zoe Saldana playing the singer
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Nina Simone's family lash out over 'light-skinned actress' Zoe Saldana playing the singer

Mar 3rd 2016, 8:34 PM 25,827 Views 74 Comments

Simone’s daughter Simone Kelly has said, “Appearance-wise this is not the best choice.”

# not-happy - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

"Outrageous": Hillary lashes US company's 'inversion' deal with Irish firm
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From Business ETC
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"Outrageous": Hillary lashes US company's 'inversion' deal with Irish firm

Jan 26th 2016, 9:34 AM 27,799 Views 66 Comments

Wisconsin-based Johnson Controls are trying to “shirk” their US tax obligations, Clinton says.

# not-happy - Monday 14 December, 2015

Two-thirds of us don't think the government has handled the flooding crisis properly
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Two-thirds of us don't think the government has handled the flooding crisis properly

Dec 14th 2015, 11:30 PM 10,989 Views 43 Comments

Dissatisfaction with the response is highest in Munster.

# not-happy - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Public will be "deeply angered" by RTÉ sting investigation, says Adams
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Public will be "deeply angered" by RTÉ sting investigation, says Adams

Dec 8th 2015, 9:38 AM 22,937 Views 172 Comments

A Fianna Fáil councillor has resigned from his party following the programme.

# not-happy - Thursday 12 November, 2015

More passengers are complaining about Aer Lingus than Ryanair
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More passengers are complaining about Aer Lingus than Ryanair

Nov 12th 2015, 3:24 PM 18,004 Views 34 Comments

This follows Ryanair’s move towards becoming more customer friendly last year.

# not-happy - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

An Australian model threw a serious tantrum when she only got 14 likes on Instagram
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From The Daily Edge
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An Australian model threw a serious tantrum when she only got 14 likes on Instagram

Nov 10th 2015, 8:14 AM 8,012 Views 7 Comments

And now she has gone viral.

# not-happy - Saturday 7 November, 2015

This Fianna Fáil member is challenging gender quotas in court
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This Fianna Fáil member is challenging gender quotas in court

Nov 7th 2015, 7:49 PM 24,209 Views 140 Comments

Brian Mohan said he had initiated legal proceedings challenging the constitutionality of gender quota legislation.

# not-happy - Friday 30 October, 2015

Quite a lot of people are sceptical of this Daily Mail article on ‘male’ and ‘female’ brains
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Quite a lot of people are sceptical of this Daily Mail article on ‘male’ and ‘female’ brains

Oct 30th 2015, 8:30 PM 21,592 Views 21 Comments

But it’s SCIENCE, you guys!

# not-happy - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Children weeping in the streets as One Direction cancel Belfast performance
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Children weeping in the streets as One Direction cancel Belfast performance

Oct 20th 2015, 10:49 PM 43,582 Views 67 Comments

Aiken Promotions confirmed the cancellation tonight.

# not-happy - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Donegal priest contacted gardaí over 'Shag a Ginger Night' in local nightclub
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Donegal priest contacted gardaí over 'Shag a Ginger Night' in local nightclub

Oct 6th 2015, 3:30 PM 42,823 Views 82 Comments

Gardaí said that no law was being being broken and that it would be a civil rather than a criminal matter.

# not-happy - Thursday 1 October, 2015

This little girl holding an owl has become an unstoppable meme
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This little girl holding an owl has become an unstoppable meme

Oct 1st 2015, 6:46 PM 10,515 Views 1 Comment

The hero the internet needs right now.

# not-happy - Friday 11 September, 2015

Why is Wetherspoon’s more expensive in Cork than it is Dublin?
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Why is Wetherspoon’s more expensive in Cork than it is Dublin?

Sep 11th 2015, 2:10 PM 30,568 Views 60 Comments

Are Corkonians being ripped off?

# not-happy - Friday 4 September, 2015

Pedro is not happy with the way Victor Valdés has been treated by United
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From The42
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Pedro is not happy with the way Victor Valdés has been treated by United

Sep 4th 2015, 1:43 PM 6,315 Views 20 Comments

But says it didn’t influence his decision to join Chelsea.

# not-happy - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Gerry Adams hits out at idiots and imbeciles
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Gerry Adams hits out at idiots and imbeciles

Jul 7th 2015, 3:00 PM 15,778 Views 97 Comments

The Sinn Féin president was reacting to a bomb threat targeting his home yesterday.

# not-happy - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Joey Barton hits out at 'clueless journalism'
# Riposte
From The42
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Joey Barton hits out at 'clueless journalism'

May 12th 2015, 6:24 PM 5,933 Views 2 Comments

The player took to Twitter to defend his teammates following recent allegations in the Daily Mirror.

# not-happy - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Murphy calls on KPMG to remove itself from Siteserv probe
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Murphy calls on KPMG to remove itself from Siteserv probe

May 6th 2015, 9:32 PM 18,604 Views 98 Comments

A Fianna Fáil motion calling for an independent commission to be established has been defeated by the government.

# not-happy - Monday 27 April, 2015

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE
# Feck It Anyway
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This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE

Apr 27th 2015, 11:40 AM 42,081 Views 51 Comments

Graham Linehan has had a massive pop at the national broadcaster on Twitter…

# not-happy - Thursday 16 April, 2015

People are outraged this hunter posted a picture with a dead giraffe
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People are outraged this hunter posted a picture with a dead giraffe

Apr 16th 2015, 1:28 PM 38,305 Views 136 Comments

Ricky Gervais posted a picture of the hunter on his Facebook page.

# not-happy - Monday 13 April, 2015

Take the bus? Expect some travel headaches coming up to the May bank holiday
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Take the bus? Expect some travel headaches coming up to the May bank holiday

Apr 13th 2015, 10:48 PM 25,336 Views 143 Comments

A protest will take place on 1 May.