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#unparliamentary language

# unparliamentary-language - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

'You really don't give a f**k': TD Joan Collins curses in Dáil as she attacks Government over Budget

Collins colourful language was quickly criticised by Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan.

# unparliamentary-language - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Enda broke Dáil rules today when he called Gerry Adams a 'hypocrite'

Calling someone a hypocrite falls under the category of “unparliamentary language”.

# unparliamentary-language - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Did this Australian minister drop the C-word?

Yes, the really bad one.

# unparliamentary-language - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Chancer, scoundrel, handbagging and other words you're not allowed say in the Dáil

Following a number of recent uses of ‘unparliamentary language’, we take a look at what else you can’t say…

# unparliamentary-language - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

VIDEO: Dáil hears about 'three-day festival and orgy organised by the government' Unparliamentary This post contains videos

VIDEO: Dáil hears about 'three-day festival and orgy organised by the government'

It’s been x-rated stuff in the chamber this week…

‘What a load of bulls**t’: TD’s ‘wet dream’ remarks land him in hot water Unparliamentary This post contains videos

‘What a load of bulls**t’: TD’s ‘wet dream’ remarks land him in hot water

Richard Boyd-Barrett said one government scheme was a “like a wet dream” for Fine Gael in comments that were heard by children sitting in the public gallery.