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# debate - Sunday 7 February, 2016

The intros at last night’s Republican debate turned into an awkwardly hilarious traffic jam

Dr Ben Carson stayed hovering in the wings as other candidates strode past him to take their places on stage.

# debate - Monday 18 January, 2016

Trump branded ‘an idiot, a dangerous fool, and a wazzock’ by British MPs

The Westminster debate was triggered by a public petition which has attracted more than 575,000 signatures from people who want the Republican presidential hopeful kept out.

Guns, Obamacare and Bill’s transgressions: Things got heated in last night’s Democratic debate

Hillary Clinton is feeling Bernie Sanders snapping at her heels.

# debate - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton was “schlonged” by Barack Obama in their 2008 race Below The Belt This post contains videos

Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton was “schlonged” by Barack Obama in their 2008 race

Yes, it means the same thing over there as it does here.

# debate - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Trump slammed as a “chaos candidate” as Republican race heats up

The real estate mogul was criticised by other candidates for his comments about Muslims.

# debate - Thursday 26 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Katie Hopkins gave a talk at a college, and the students staged a mass walk-out Walk Out

Katie Hopkins gave a talk at a college, and the students staged a mass walk-out

Hopkins has since called them all “close-minded”.

# debate - Monday 9 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Hot dogs are officially not sandwiches – and the whole of America is arguing about it Debate

Hot dogs are officially not sandwiches – and the whole of America is arguing about it

Even Presidential candidates are getting involved.

# debate - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Why did Leo turn down Sinn Féin’s debate challenge?

The Health Minister was challenged to a debate by a Sinn Féin constituency rival.

# debate - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Irish men: Should you even have to wear ties anymore? An Investigation This post contains a poll

Irish men: Should you even have to wear ties anymore?

A debate has blown up as to whether they’re really necessary these days.

# debate - Thursday 17 September, 2015

‘I felt like I was a criminal, I felt like I was a terrorist’ I Stand With Ahmed This post contains videos

‘I felt like I was a criminal, I felt like I was a terrorist’

Ahmed Mohamed was arrested for bringing a homemade clock to school.

# debate - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Trump got top billing for the first Republican debate – one of his opponents is livid

The line-up for the debate is “preposterous” says Rick Santorum.

# debate - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

‘”They are soldiers…”: Defence Forces WILL have guns during the Easter 2016 parade

Minister for Defence Simon Coveney said the Defence Forces will be central to practically all of the events that will happen next year.

# debate - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Two women accused of “gross indecency” for wearing dresses at a market

A large number of lawyers have registered to defend the women.

# debate - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Debate Room: Are keep fit schemes in work a great idea or majorly intrusive?

Leo Varadkar has announced a new initiative for public sector employees. – but is it a good idea or a bad idea?

# debate - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

This father is voting NO, his daughter is voting YES. Watch them debate. Tormey Vs. Tormey This post contains videos

This father is voting NO, his daughter is voting YES. Watch them debate.

Fathers and Daughters Natter: TheJournal.ie got Bill and Aoibhinn Tormey to debate the issues in a special marriage referendum debate.

# debate - Saturday 25 April, 2015

From The42 Fergie: Ronaldo would score a hat-trick at Millwall or Doncaster, I’m not sure Messi could Debate

Fergie: Ronaldo would score a hat-trick at Millwall or Doncaster, I’m not sure Messi could

The ex-Man United manager discussed the best two players in the world over a couple of games of snooker with John Parrott.

# debate - Monday 20 April, 2015

Panti has a message for Breda O’Brien

O’Brien said she’d like to face Panti in a public debate.

# debate - Thursday 16 April, 2015

David Cameron didn’t show up for a debate – and it might cost him dearly

With just 21 days left, did Cameron make a big mistake?

# debate - Thursday 2 April, 2015

People are using a rather rude hashtag to discuss tonight’s 7-way UK election debate

It’s all in the best possible taste, etc.

# debate - Monday 9 March, 2015

From The42 4 talking points after Arsenal’s FA Cup raid at Old Trafford Debate

4 talking points after Arsenal’s FA Cup raid at Old Trafford

The Gunners were 2-1 winners against Manchester United tonight.

# debate - Sunday 1 March, 2015

From The42 These two fans had the most serious Ireland v England discussion you are likely to see Debate

These two fans had the most serious Ireland v England discussion you are likely to see

Only England coming to town can inspire such heated debate.

# debate - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

These two are not happy about Leo’s sly digs at Micheál Martin War Of Words This post contains videos

These two are not happy about Leo’s sly digs at Micheál Martin

Varadkar’s labelling of Martin as the leader of “the third party” has not gone down well.

# debate - Monday 16 February, 2015

Politically disillusioned young people need an edgy, relevant programme like The Daily Show

We need something that will really engage younger people.

# debate - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Baker who makes the best baguette in France is furious about being told he can’t work on Sundays

He is obliged to shut his shop for at least one day a week – but he’s not happy about it.

# debate - Friday 30 January, 2015

Female students are now drinking more than male students UCC

Female students are now drinking more than male students

UCC’s student union backs the push for a ban on alcohol sponsorship in sports.

From The42 Gary Neville involved in angry Twitter war of words with Stan Collymore Debate

Gary Neville involved in angry Twitter war of words with Stan Collymore

The pair strongly disagreed over whether Diego Costa should be punished for his recent alleged stamps against Liverpool.

# debate - Thursday 29 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The ‘men and women’ guy from VinB last night has previous form on the show Notorious

The ‘men and women’ guy from VinB last night has previous form on the show

We knew we recognised that face from somewhere.

Vincent Browne almost fell off his chair laughing at this guy’s take on marriage equality

“We want family values, and we don’t want to see men and women getting married. And that’s the holy all of it.”

# debate - Thursday 15 January, 2015

We’re out: Fine Gael confirms it won’t take part in Vincent Browne debates

Representatives from the party met with TV3 producers at Leinster House this afternoon.

# debate - Monday 12 January, 2015

From The42 POLL: Is Joe Brolly right, should inter-county teams only hire from within? Outside Influences This post contains a poll

POLL: Is Joe Brolly right, should inter-county teams only hire from within?

The Sunday Game pundit made the comments on Saturday.

# debate - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Fine Gael aren’t sending ANY representatives to Vincent Browne’s constituency debates

Labour is also holding fire on sending representatives to The People’s Debate with Vincent Browne.

# debate - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From The42 ‘The notion shouldn’t be completely laughed out’ – Dublin secretary on black card in hurling Debate

‘The notion shouldn’t be completely laughed out’ – Dublin secretary on black card in hurling

John Costello thinks the black card might need to be introduced to hurling.

‘The Taoiseach will go down in history as one of our finest taoisigh’ – TDs back Enda 86 to 55 Winning This post contains videos

‘The Taoiseach will go down in history as one of our finest taoisigh’ – TDs back Enda 86 to 55

Earlier, Kenny said he is not perfect and ruled out an election in 2015.

# debate - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge People are now calling for Myleene Klass to be dropped as the face of Littlewoods Klass Debate

People are now calling for Myleene Klass to be dropped as the face of Littlewoods

It’s after she debated a potential mansion tax with Ed Miliband earlier this week.

# debate - Monday 17 November, 2014

Taoiseach says Burton was effectively kidnapped in Jobstown

The Taoiseach also criticised the actions of AAA TD Paul Murphy, who played a leading role in Saturday’s Jobstown protest.

# debate - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Dáil adjourned until Tuesday after Mary Lou stages four-hour sit-in Goodbye Mary Lou This post contains videos

Dáil adjourned until Tuesday after Mary Lou stages four-hour sit-in

It’s the second time in a month the Sinn Féin TD has been suspended from the chamber.

# debate - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

In full: Enda Kenny’s speech accusing Sinn Féin of moving sex abusers to the South

There was a heated three-hour debate in the Dáil today, stemming from allegations made by Maíria Cahill.

# debate - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From The42 ‘This whole conversation’s been an embarrassment’ – Off the Ball’s LOI chat gets heated Debate

‘This whole conversation’s been an embarrassment’ – Off the Ball’s LOI chat gets heated

The furore from Roddy Collins’ recent controversial comments is showing no sign of relenting.

# debate - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From The42 Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson’s link Doubt

Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson’s link

Dr Abraham Lieberman said it was impossible to be sure regarding the root cause of his condition.

# debate - Thursday 16 October, 2014

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