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#what do you think

# what-do-you-think - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Poll: Would you call the Gardaí if your neighbours broke Covid-19 restrictions on gatherings? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you call the Gardaí if your neighbours broke Covid-19 restrictions on gatherings?

Curtain-twitching brought to its full potential, but in the middle of a pandemic – would you do it?

# what-do-you-think - Monday 21 September, 2020

Poll: Will you go to a 'wet' pub this week? What Will You Do This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you go to a 'wet' pub this week?

So-called ‘wet’ pubs will be permitted to open today for the first time since March, if they are located outside of Dublin.

# what-do-you-think - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Poll: Should foreign languages be made compulsory in primary schools? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should foreign languages be made compulsory in primary schools?

Ireland doesn’t have the best relationship with foreign languages.

# what-do-you-think - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Poll: Do you think 'wet' pubs should be allowed to reopen this month? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think 'wet' pubs should be allowed to reopen this month?

Many of the 3,000 pubs that don’t serve food have been closed since March.

# what-do-you-think - Friday 11 September, 2020

Poll: Do you think the proposed Covid-19 county alert system is a good idea? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the proposed Covid-19 county alert system is a good idea?

Next week, the government is to launch its medium-term on how Ireland will operate during the pandemic.

# what-do-you-think - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Poll: Be honest now, did you watch Keeping Up With the Kardashians? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Be honest now, did you watch Keeping Up With the Kardashians?

Not even for Scott Disick’s cutting commentary?

# what-do-you-think - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Poll: Should the rent freeze and eviction ban be extended beyond August? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the rent freeze and eviction ban be extended beyond August?

Sinn Féin’s Eoin Ó Broin has said it should be extended until at least October.

# what-do-you-think - Monday 20 July, 2020

Poll: Would you go on a foreign holiday without travel insurance? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you go on a foreign holiday without travel insurance?

Insurance Ireland has advised people to double-check their policy to see if they are covered for non-essential travel.

# what-do-you-think - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Poll: Should there be a facility near Dublin Airport where people have to quarantine? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a facility near Dublin Airport where people have to quarantine?

How to deal with tourists arriving in Ireland has been a much-discussed topic this weekend.

# what-do-you-think - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Poll: Do you think Phoenix Park's gates should be mostly closed to traffic? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Phoenix Park's gates should be mostly closed to traffic?

Phoenix Park is one of the largest enclosed recreational spaces in any European capital city.

# what-do-you-think - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Poll: Would you be happy going to a pub where social distancing measures are in place? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you be happy going to a pub where social distancing measures are in place?

The Claire Byrne Live show held a trial run of a socially distant pub in the Fair City pub McCoy’s.

# what-do-you-think - Monday 18 May, 2020

Poll: Are contingency plans for a general election during Covid-19 necessary? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are contingency plans for a general election during Covid-19 necessary?

We’re 100 days from the last general election.

# what-do-you-think - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Poll: Should Leaving Cert students be awarded full marks for oral and practical exams? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Leaving Cert students be awarded full marks for oral and practical exams?

The main teachers’ union the ASTI called for that measure today.

# what-do-you-think - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Poll: Should hairdressers open up before 20 July under strict measures? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should hairdressers open up before 20 July under strict measures?

Hairdressers are due to open on 20 July, but other countries are opening salons sooner.

# what-do-you-think - Friday 8 May, 2020

Poll: Do you think the current plan for the Leaving Cert is fair? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the current plan for the Leaving Cert is fair?

We’re expecting confirmation of what is planned for the Leaving Cert after 3pm today.

# what-do-you-think - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Poll: Should we have car-free zones in cities this summer to help businesses? What Do You Think This post contains a poll

Poll: Should we have car-free zones in cities this summer to help businesses?

Green Party TD Steven Matthews said this would help make things easier for pedestrians, cyclists and businesses.

# what-do-you-think - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Poll: Should pubs be allowed to reopen at the same time as cafés and restaurants? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should pubs be allowed to reopen at the same time as cafés and restaurants?

There’s been a lot of concern from publicans that they will be the last industry to open.

# what-do-you-think - Monday 16 March, 2020

Poll: Are you going to do something to celebrate St Patrick's Day? Lá Fhéile Pádraig This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you going to do something to celebrate St Patrick's Day?

Large groups aren’t allowed, of course, but some people have plans to celebrate being Irish from their homes.

# what-do-you-think - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Poll: Are you taking measures to stop the spread of coronavirus? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you taking measures to stop the spread of coronavirus?

Are you washing your hands more regularly?

# what-do-you-think - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Poll: Should there be a dedicated public transport Garda unit? What Do You Think This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a dedicated public transport Garda unit?

Irish Rail recorded 789 reports of anti-social behaviour incidents in 2018; there were 690 in 2017.

# what-do-you-think - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Poll: How often do you read a book? World Book Day This post contains a poll

Poll: How often do you read a book?

Research to mark World Book Day found that half of children and young people said they enjoyed reading either “very much” or “quite a lot”.

# what-do-you-think - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Poll: Who would you most like to see as the next US president? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who would you most like to see as the next US president?

Take your pick: Bernie, Joe, or Donald?

# what-do-you-think - Friday 14 February, 2020

Poll: Should couples split the bill on the first date? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should couples split the bill on the first date?

Do you insist paying on the first date, or try to split the bill?

# what-do-you-think - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Poll: Do you think the use of credit cards for betting should be banned? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the use of credit cards for betting should be banned?

Gambling firms’ share prices fell upon the announcement of the ban.

# what-do-you-think - Monday 13 January, 2020

Poll: On what date do you think the general election will be held? Election 2020 This post contains a poll

Poll: On what date do you think the general election will be held?

Leo Varadkar has so far stayed schtum on when the election would be.

# what-do-you-think - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Poll: Should the US Senate vote to remove Donald Trump from office? Impeachment This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the US Senate vote to remove Donald Trump from office?

Donald Trump is the third US President to face impeachment charges, along with Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton.

# what-do-you-think - Friday 20 December, 2019

Poll: Do you think Christmas is too commercial? This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Christmas is too commercial?

There’s always been an element of buying that goes with the season of giving – but has it gone too far?

# what-do-you-think - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Poll: Do you think the Verona Murphy and Dara Murphy controversies will affect Fine Gael? This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the Verona Murphy and Dara Murphy controversies will affect Fine Gael?

Leo Varadkar said that party members and activists around the country feel “intensely” that reputational damage has been done.

# what-do-you-think - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Poll: Do you think Ireland should ban the sale of cheap alcohol? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Ireland should ban the sale of cheap alcohol?

“We do not want to encourage cross-border purchases of alcohol,” the Taoiseach told the Dáil.

# what-do-you-think - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Poll: Would you like the Leap card replaced with a cashless payment system? Leap Forward This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you like the Leap card replaced with a cashless payment system?

Plans are being advanced to introduce a cashless payment system on public transport by 2027.

# what-do-you-think - Friday 8 November, 2019

Poll: Should vaping be banned from workplaces? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should vaping be banned from workplaces?

Is this practice commonplace enough to make a ban by the government necessary?

# what-do-you-think - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Poll: Should the government pay for all primary school books? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the government pay for all primary school books?

Making primary school books free every year would “significantly reduce financial stress” on parents, SVP has argued.

# what-do-you-think - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Poll: Should land in Clontarf be reclaimed from the sea to build 65,000 homes? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should land in Clontarf be reclaimed from the sea to build 65,000 homes?

Harry Crosbie reckons it could help solve our housing problem – what are your thoughts?

# what-do-you-think - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Poll: Will the PSC controversy affect how you vote? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will the PSC controversy affect how you vote?

Over 3.2 million people have been issued a Public Services Card, better known as the mandatory-not-compulsory PSC.

# what-do-you-think - Friday 16 August, 2019

Poll: Should sandwich boards be banned from pathways? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should sandwich boards be banned from pathways?

The Clockwork Door in Dublin raised objections with the planned €630 a year payment for the advertisement boards.

# what-do-you-think - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Poll: Do you support minimum price rules for alcohol in Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support minimum price rules for alcohol in Ireland?

Similar rules in Scotland have seen the sales of alcohol drop dramatically in the past year.

# what-do-you-think - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Poll: Do you think there will be a no-deal Brexit? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think there will be a no-deal Brexit?

Boris Johnson says he doesn’t believe there will be, but is prepared for it nonetheless.

# what-do-you-think - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson should take part in the Channel4 live debate? Tory Leadership This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson should take part in the Channel4 live debate?

It’s been reported that there will be an empty lectern at tomorrow’s debate if Johnson doesn’t take part.

# what-do-you-think - Friday 14 June, 2019

Poll: Should the Leinster House lawn be let grow into a wild meadow? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Leinster House lawn be let grow into a wild meadow?

Insert ‘put politicians out to pasture’ joke here.

# what-do-you-think - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Poll: Do you think e-scooter users should need tax and insurance? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think e-scooter users should need tax and insurance?

The government is due to announce regulations around e-scooters.

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