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# open-thread - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Open thread: Rent rises, housing lists, homelessness - what's the number one issue for you?

NAMA, the mortgage crisis and rents – it’s all up for discussion at the housing and homeless committee.

# open-thread - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Open thread: Have you ever experienced sleep paralysis?

The School of Psychology at NUI Galway is starting to research the topic. But have you ever experienced it?

# open-thread - Friday 1 April, 2016

From The42 Do you agree with the 4 Ireland midfielders John Giles thinks should start at Euro 2016? Have Your Say

Do you agree with the 4 Ireland midfielders John Giles thinks should start at Euro 2016?

The veteran pundit gave his selections on Newstalk’s Off the Ball last night.

# open-thread - Friday 4 March, 2016

From The42 Where are the best places to watch McGregor v Diaz at UFC 196 in Ireland? Open Thread

Where are the best places to watch McGregor v Diaz at UFC 196 in Ireland?

There are several viewing parties taking place if you’re looking to go out for this weekend’s big MMA event.

# open-thread - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

COMPETITION: Tell us the best thing that happened to you last year – and win €200

From big sporting wins for Ireland right down to the best personal moments. Warning: warm fuzzies ahead.

# open-thread - Thursday 4 February, 2016

From The42 Open Thread: Who should Joe Schmidt pick to start against Wales? Team Talk

Open Thread: Who should Joe Schmidt pick to start against Wales?

What do you think the starting XV should look like.

# open-thread - Monday 25 January, 2016

From The42 Who would you like to see in Ireland’s starting XV for the Six Nations? Open Thread

Who would you like to see in Ireland’s starting XV for the Six Nations?

Who will play if Jonathan Sexton isn’t fit and more selection dilemmas facing Joe Schmidt.

# open-thread - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Christmas Message Board: Send your thoughts to loved ones

Tis the season, after all.

What are the best – and worst – Christmas presents you’ve ever received?

Ours include a much-coveted Furby, a shower curtain … and a cemetery plot.

# open-thread - Thursday 10 December, 2015

From The42 Where are the best places to watch McGregor’s title fight at UFC 194 in Ireland? Open Thread

Where are the best places to watch McGregor’s title fight at UFC 194 in Ireland?

There are a number of viewing parties being held if you’re looking to stay out until the early hours of Sunday morning.

# open-thread - Friday 6 November, 2015

The Euromillions Jackpot will be €100 million tonight… How would you spend it?

Let’s all buy ourselves solid gold hats.

# open-thread - Monday 31 August, 2015

From The42 Open thread: Pick the 31 man squad you want to see go to the World Cup Open Thread

Open thread: Pick the 31 man squad you want to see go to the World Cup

Put yourself into Joe Schmidt’s shoes

# open-thread - Thursday 6 August, 2015

From The42 Open thread: What Ireland team would you like Joe Schmidt to name for Wales? Name Your XV

Open thread: What Ireland team would you like Joe Schmidt to name for Wales?

Ireland’s World Cup warm-up schedule begins in Cardiff on Saturday.

# open-thread - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Open thread: Where is your favourite place in Ireland to go on holidays?

More people are choosing to stay in Ireland for their main holiday. Where should they go?

# open-thread - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Open thread: What’s your one festival secret weapon?

Go on. Share that wealth.

# open-thread - Monday 27 July, 2015

Open thread: Go on, tell us about your first time…

All the cool kids are doing it.

# open-thread - Thursday 9 July, 2015

From The42 Where are the best places to watch McGregor v Mendes in Ireland? Countdown Is On

Where are the best places to watch McGregor v Mendes in Ireland?

A small number of pubs and nightclubs are staying open into the early hours of Sunday morning for UFC 189.

# open-thread - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

From The42 8 front rows or 9? Which props and hookers will make Schmidt’s final World Cup squad? Prop Life

8 front rows or 9? Which props and hookers will make Schmidt’s final World Cup squad?

Who gets the nod at loosehead and hooker?

# open-thread - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Has your home been burgled?

Tell us about it.

# open-thread - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

It’s World Pothole Day – are your local roads in sh**e?

We’ve seen some pretty big potholes in our time…

# open-thread - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Everyone is giving advice to their younger self, do you have any wise words?

The YouTube campaign is to mark International Women’s Day.

# open-thread - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Open Thread: Are you celebrating Nollaig na mBan*? Little Christmas This post contains a poll

Open Thread: Are you celebrating Nollaig na mBan*?

*Or Women’s Christmas. Or Little Christmas. Or Women’s Little Christmas.

# open-thread - Monday 5 January, 2015

Open thread: How are you coping with the first day back to work?

Just a couple more hours and you’re home free…

# open-thread - Friday 2 January, 2015

From The42 Where does Gerrard rank in the pantheon of great Premier League midfielders? Open Thread

Where does Gerrard rank in the pantheon of great Premier League midfielders?

How does he rank when compared with the likes of Keane and Vieira?

# open-thread - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The42 Open Thread: Pick your Ireland line-up to face the Wallabies You're The Boss

Open Thread: Pick your Ireland line-up to face the Wallabies

The centre pairing is again the big call in the starting XV.

# open-thread - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From The42 Have you a ticket for Scotland v Ireland? Where are you sitting? Open Thread

Have you a ticket for Scotland v Ireland? Where are you sitting?

Thousands of Irish fans are expected to make the short trip across the water this week.

# open-thread - Monday 3 November, 2014

From The42 Do you agree with our LOI Team of the Year? Open Thread

Do you agree with our LOI Team of the Year?

Now that the season has finished, we pick our best XI of 2014 from the Premier Division.

# open-thread - Sunday 2 November, 2014

# open-thread - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Open thread: What’s your favourite Halloween memory? Oíche Shamhna!

Open thread: What’s your favourite Halloween memory?

Share your stories in here.

Open Thread: What’s your perfect day?

Time with the family? Time AWAY from the family? Or something else? You tell us.

# open-thread - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

We’ve been called sluts and bitches on the streets. Have you?

We’ve shared our stories – and would love to hear yours.

# open-thread - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From The42 Open thread: Where does last night rank in terms of Ireland’s greatest results ever? Have Your Say

Open thread: Where does last night rank in terms of Ireland’s greatest results ever?

The Boys in Green have pulled off several similarly incredible results in the past.

# open-thread - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From The42 Open thread: What are your memories of THAT Robbie Keane goal in 2002 Magic Moments

Open thread: What are your memories of THAT Robbie Keane goal in 2002

The Irish side earned a famous draw at the Korea & Japan World Cup.

# open-thread - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Open thread: What do you think should be done about Ireland’s drug problem?

RTÉ’s Prime Time tonight focused on the drug problem in Dublin – what do you think the solution is?

# open-thread - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

These are the words you used to describe homelessness

We asked readers earlier in the week and here’s the result.

# open-thread - Monday 29 September, 2014

Open thread: What words do you associate with homelessness?

How do you think about people who have no permanent home? We want to hear.

# open-thread - Sunday 14 September, 2014

From The42 Open Thread: Where is your favourite run in Ireland? Fitness

Open Thread: Where is your favourite run in Ireland?

We want to hear where you like to stretch your legs.

# open-thread - Saturday 6 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Over to you: Here are our debs photos and stories. What about yours? Cringe

# open-thread - Monday 11 August, 2014

From The42 Open Thread: What is acceptable jersey-wearing etiquette Have Your Say

Open Thread: What is acceptable jersey-wearing etiquette

At least we can all agree that full-kits are a no-no.

# open-thread - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Open thread: What advice would you give yourself on Leaving Cert results day?

Let’s travel through the mists of time…

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