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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# what do you think

Last year
Poll: Do you speak French?
Bain marie, mon ami. Bain marie.
Poll: Should €400 a month be paid to people who host Ukrainian refugees?
The measure is expected to be announced next week, and is also being considered by the UK.
Poll: Do you like Ed Sheeran's music?
Sheeran will be performing in Dublin this weekend, and in Cork, Limerick and Belfast in the coming weeks.
Poll: Do you have a Netflix subscription?
Netflix reckons it is being slowed from growing more users because of accounts being shared between households.
Poll: Do you watch the soaps?
Fun fact: the term ‘soap opera’ comes from radio dramas that were sponsored by soap manufacturers.
Poll: Do you wear an Easter lily?
The State is commemorating the significance of the Easter Rising today, with an Air Corps flyover the GPO.
Poll: Which brand makes the best chocolate?
What chocolate edges ahead of the rest for you?
Poll: Should there be a ban on the sale of turf?
Leo Varadkar has said that a blanket ban on the sale and distribution of turf locally would be “a sledgehammer to crack a nut”.
Poll: Are you still doing Lent?
Easter is within our sights.
Poll: Will you be returning to the office this week?
Have you prepped some water-cooler chat?
Poll: Do you think there should be a 'hybrid' Leaving Cert this year?
Current plans will see a pre-pandemic Leaving Cert carried out this summer.
Poll: Have you noticed a grand auld stretch in the evening?
Is the stretch here yet?
All time
Poll: What's the best bit of Christmas dinner?
Warning: don’t read this if you’re hungry.
Poll: What's your preferred approach to buying Christmas presents?
Do you like to buy friends something similar to what they have, or something completely different?
Poll: Are you volunteering or donating to charity this Christmas?
Will you be giving the gift of giving this year?
Poll: Do you send out Christmas cards?
Do you have a Christmas-card list, and are you checking it twice?
Poll: Are you taking part in a swim or run on Christmas Day?
What way will you celebrate the day – moving, or not moving?
Poll: Have you finished your Christmas shopping?
There are just 10 days left…
Poll: Do you think British PM Boris Johnson will survive the latest political crisis?
Do you think Bojo will survive the Number 10 Christmas parties controversy?
Poll: How are you feeling about the Covid situation?
The Taoiseach says he’s feeling “concerned but hopeful” about it – do you agree with him?
Poll: Do you think schools should close earlier for Christmas due to Covid?
Denmark is adding four extra days to the school Christmas holidays to counter its Covid surge.
Poll: Are you doing your Christmas shopping online or in person?
Of course, Christmas is about more than just shopping and presents – nudge nudge, wink wink.
Poll: Did you watch the Love Island final last night?
Featuring odd declarations of love, dodgy dancing, recap clips, and a predictable end result.
Poll: Would you travel to the North to buy cheaper drink?
If minimum pricing of 10c per gram of alcohol is introduced, would you travel North to buy drink?
Poll: Should closed bank branches in Ireland be converted to digital hubs?
In order to facilitate remote working, should Ulster Bank and Bank of Ireland turn closed branches into digital hubs?
Poll: Should the minimum wage for 16- and 17-year-olds be increased?
Young workers have been hardest hit by the pandemic: with 59% of people aged 15-24 unemployed in March.
Poll: Do you approve of the summer reopening plan?
Has the Government got the balance between the public health and the economy right?
Poll: Did you use the Stay and Spend scheme at all?
The Stay and Spend scheme aimed to help you save while you spent and stayed in Ireland.
Poll: Would you drink less if a minimum unit pricing for alcohol is brought in?
The main drinks that will increase in price are cheap drinks with a high alcohol content.
Poll: Can couples go on dates?
Is a ‘date’ reserved for singletons, or can people in a relationship go on a date?
Poll: Do you want it to snow?
Would you like a big snow this week?
Poll: Were you planning a foreign holiday this year?
Had you thought about going on a holiday abroad this year, and what’s your plan now?
Poll: Should St Brigid's Day be a public holiday?
Do you think Lá Fhéile Bríde should be a bank holiday?
Poll: Have you been negatively affected by Brexit?
Are you paying more for something, or don’t have access to it anymore?
Poll: Have you been switching off properly outside work hours?
I hate to bring work up on a Saturday, but…
Poll: Do you think RTÉ should stop playing the Angelus?
The Angelus is a Catholic reflection aired twice a day on RTÉ.
Poll: Should Leaving Cert students be vaccinated so they can sit their exams?
There are 61,000 Leaving Cert students, and they would need to be vaccinated before June to sit their State exams.
Poll: Should the written Leaving Cert go ahead as normal this year?
Calculated Grades replaced traditional exams last year, and didn’t go smoothly.
Poll: Would you like a big snow event?
It’s already really cold out – but in for a penny in for a pound, right?
Poll: Do you agree with having Leaving Cert students back in school three days a week?
Teachers have expressed concern that they were not consulted about having Leaving Cert students return to the schools.