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This year
2023
'Astonishing and admirably raw': International reviews praise U2's opening nights in Las Vegas
Over the weekend U2 played two shows at the futuristic venue and reviews of the “spectacle” are now in.
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Reports into women's rugby will not be publicly published, confirms IRFU CEO
Philip Browne believes the club game needs serious attention.
IRFU in talks with Nucifora for new deal but refuse to comment on Eddy's position
The union’s CEO Philip Brown said he didn’t want to provide a distraction for the Ireland team.
'There's no overnight fix for this. We've got to make the game attractive'
IRFU director of women’s and 7s rugby Anthony Eddy spoke to the media yesterday.
'It's so insidious': Ireland must follow UK and US and review domestic murders, experts say
The comments come after Daniel Murtagh was found guilty of Nadine Lott’s murder earlier this week.
The US reviews of Wild Mountain Thyme say it's 'demented' and 'nonsense'
One review said it couldn’t be a broader caricature of Irish culture if it were directed by a pint of Guinness.
Cars Of The Year: The 16 best cars we drove in 2017
TheJournal.ie motoring correspondents Melanie May and Dave Humphreys look back at their 2017 in test drives.
TripAdvisor now issuing warning badges to hotels where sexual assaults are reported
This follows an investigation into reports made against a hotel in Mexico.
Hundreds of one-star reviews of Hillary Clinton's book removed from Amazon
It’s believed many of the reviews were posted by people who hadn’t read the book, in a deliberate bid to lower its rating.
Want to get a bargain in the January sales? Don't jump in headfirst
Just because something you like is on sale doesn’t necessarily mean it’s worth getting.
This author's one-sentence novel is the best Irish book of 2016
It has been a massive year for Mike McCormack, and his publishers Tramp Press.
Reviews of Ghostbusters are flowing in - how is the internet handling the fact that they're not that bad?
The reboot of the 80s comedy has hitherto attracted truly titanic levels of opprobrium online – mostly it seems for featuring an all-female cast.
11 priceless tourist reviews of The Spire in Dublin
“I actually walked straight passed it as I was looking on my phone”
11 of the best Irish spice bag reviews ever written
Poetry.
A woman has been writing Yelp reviews of her old dates with brilliant results
But she’s in a bit of trouble now.
17 reviews of regional Irish nightclubs that prove they are wild and wonderful
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A prankster went around IKEA sticking up fake reviews and they were perfect
If you came across these, you would probably applaud.
10 of the harshest Trip Advisor reviews of all time
“The Pyramids? Just blocks on top of blocks.”
This is the most devastating Yelp review of all-time
A haunting tale.
13 depressing reviews of Ireland's most famous landmarks
We’re doing tourism all wrong.
11 very Irish restaurant and takeaway reviews
“Garlic dip was muck.”
8 reviews of the Apple Watch laden with romance
It’s coming soon, and some people can’t control themselves.
The reviews of James Corden's US TV debut are in
Not THAT Late Late Show.
The reviews for Mortdecai are in and they are, ahem, mortdifying
“Psychotically unfunny”.
Opinion: The secret to managing a stress-free employee review
January is the time of year when most employees have a performance appraisal with their manager – but what are the benefits and potential pitfalls facing the employer?
16 of the stupidest Amazon movie reviews ever written
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7 preposterous revelations from the iPhone 6 reviews
We have officially lost the run of ourselves.
Stopping of medical card reviews welcomed but government warned "We need a big fix not a quick fix"
The IMO says cards which have been withdrawn should be returned.
8 Flappy Bird reviews that prove the game needs to be destroyed
It’s too late for these people. Save yourself.
This is the greatest Fair City review you'll ever read
It’s Ireland’s ‘answer to the Wire’, apparently.
22 brilliantly sarcastic reviews of Amazon products
From the Three Wolf Moon t-shirt to the Yodelling Pickle.
Neil Young, Robbie Williams and Bon Jovi... who won the weekend?
We have devised a rock ‘n’ roll battle to determine the victor.
The internet's ugliest shoes prompt amusing reviews
They are really quite something.
13 pieces of evidence that Amazon reviewers are better than all of us
Could it be home to some of the world’s best creative writing?
Getting back out on the road? Here's some of the best running apps to use for your new year fitness kick
Computer says yes.
Nutshell review: Elevator
Every day, TheJournal.ie brings you reader-generated reviews of the hottest tickets at the ABSOLUT Fringe Festival 2012.
Child protection reviews reveal 378 abuse allegations about 146 individuals
There was a higher incidence of abuse amongst those in religious orders and the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church of Ireland said this is worthy of further consideration.
Nine of the most bizarre Amazon reviews
Wacky, weird, and downright wonderful.
Bishops told seven more abuse reviews will be complete by June
The National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church are due to release reports into a further seven dioceses by mid-summer 2012.
TripAdvisor defends reader reviews following warning by watchdog
The website has responded to criticisms about its “real travellers’” reviews section – saying that its users made “educated decision” based on reviews.