# open-thread - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cycling Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# open-thread - Monday 6 June, 2016
Because you’re too good to go tipping one of the big boys.
# open-thread - Thursday 2 June, 2016
It’s prediction time.
# open-thread - Wednesday 20 April, 2016
NAMA, the mortgage crisis and rents – it’s all up for discussion at the housing and homeless committee.
# open-thread - Wednesday 13 April, 2016
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
The veteran pundit gave his selections on Newstalk’s Off the Ball last night.
# open-thread - Friday 4 March, 2016
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
From big sporting wins for Ireland right down to the best personal moments. Warning: warm fuzzies ahead.
# open-thread - Thursday 4 February, 2016
What do you think the starting XV should look like.
# open-thread - Monday 25 January, 2016
Who will play if Jonathan Sexton isn’t fit and more selection dilemmas facing Joe Schmidt.
# open-thread - Thursday 24 December, 2015
Ours include a much-coveted Furby, a shower curtain … and a cemetery plot.
# open-thread - Thursday 10 December, 2015
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
Let’s all buy ourselves solid gold hats.
# open-thread - Monday 31 August, 2015
Put yourself into Joe Schmidt’s shoes
# open-thread - Thursday 6 August, 2015
Ireland’s World Cup warm-up schedule begins in Cardiff on Saturday.
# open-thread - Tuesday 4 August, 2015
More people are choosing to stay in Ireland for their main holiday. Where should they go?
# open-thread - Saturday 1 August, 2015
Go on. Share that wealth.
# open-thread - Monday 27 July, 2015
All the cool kids are doing it.
# open-thread - Thursday 9 July, 2015
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
Who gets the nod at loosehead and hooker?
# open-thread - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
# open-thread - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
We’ve seen some pretty big potholes in our time…
# open-thread - Wednesday 4 March, 2015
The YouTube campaign is to mark International Women’s Day.
# open-thread - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
*Or Women’s Christmas. Or Little Christmas. Or Women’s Little Christmas.
# open-thread - Monday 5 January, 2015
Just a couple more hours and you’re home free…
# open-thread - Friday 2 January, 2015
How does he rank when compared with the likes of Keane and Vieira?
# open-thread - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
The centre pairing is again the big call in the starting XV.
# open-thread - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Thousands of Irish fans are expected to make the short trip across the water this week.
# open-thread - Monday 3 November, 2014
Now that the season has finished, we pick our best XI of 2014 from the Premier Division.
# open-thread - Sunday 2 November, 2014
Joyce or Rowling?
# open-thread - Thursday 30 October, 2014
Share your stories in here.
Time with the family? Time AWAY from the family? Or something else? You tell us.
# open-thread - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
We’ve shared our stories – and would love to hear yours.
# open-thread - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
The Boys in Green have pulled off several similarly incredible results in the past.
# open-thread - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
The Irish side earned a famous draw at the Korea & Japan World Cup.
# open-thread - Thursday 2 October, 2014
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
We asked readers earlier in the week and here’s the result.
# open-thread - Monday 29 September, 2014
How do you think about people who have no permanent home? We want to hear.
# open-thread - Sunday 14 September, 2014
We want to hear where you like to stretch your legs.