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# opinions - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

From The42 'I'd have a mirror put in the dressing room' - the football world reacts to Mourinho's departure Opinions

'I'd have a mirror put in the dressing room' - the football world reacts to Mourinho's departure

Football figures have their say following Manchester United’s sacking of Jose Mourinho.

# opinions - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'A full-time job' - Demands on players and career choices to facilitate inter-county life

Galway footballer Damien Comer, Kildare manager Cian O’Neill and Kerry selector Mikey Sheehy share their thoughts.

# opinions - Thursday 20 October, 2016

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees

Here’s what students at yesterday’s protests had to say.

# opinions - Sunday 16 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge How Bad Are Your Irish TV Opinions? Quiz

How Bad Are Your Irish TV Opinions?

Find out here.

# opinions - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Good news for Kenny, Martin and Adams in the latest opinion poll

They’re all up.

# opinions - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Albert Einstein's childhood nickname was 'the dopey one'

Here’s his life’s story.

# opinions - Friday 8 May, 2015

The polls got it wrong in the UK. Here's why...


# opinions - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Government takes a beating in new opinion polls

But it is good news for Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil.

# opinions - Monday 18 November, 2013

Crack-smoking Toronto mayor is more liked than any Irish leader

Crack-smoking, drink-driving and being accused of a plethora of offences aren’t enough to give Rob Ford as low an approval rating as our Taoiseach.

# opinions - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Column: Facing your child’s first day of school? Here’s what you should know

If you’re getting ready for your little one’s first day of school, these tips should help you to best equip yourself for the next few weeks and beyond, writes Ciara Brennan.

# opinions - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Column: Women on Screen – must we stay on the fringes of film?

Women have been pushed out of meaningful roles by Hollywood, which is focusing on mass-market appeal at the box office. But there is light at the end of the tunnel, writes Deirdre McMahon.

# opinions - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Column: The flaw at the heart of the EU? Not prioritising unemployment

The European Union has a single guiding principle: keep inflation down. But that view is far too narrow at a time when the bloc is undergoing an appalling unemployment crisis, writes Tiernan Brady.

# opinions - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Column: Irish universities CAN attract more big business funding – here's how

Irish universities have been identified as the worst in the world at attracting industry funding, but it doesn’t have to be that way, writes Barry Heavey.

# opinions - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Column: Pre-Budget politics - lies, damned lies and a gullible public

The campaign to pummel the public into submission with ‘strategic’ pre-Budget scaremongering has begun in earnest – and the media is lapping it up, writes Paul Allen.

Column: Why is only sexual abuse involving physical violence deemed ‘real’?

Former newspaper tycoon Eddy Shah’s has claimed some underage girls are to blame for their own sexual abuse, highlighting the persistence of the ‘she was asking for it’ narrative, writes Clíona Saidléar.

# opinions - Thursday 16 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Good news! You can now change your mind about comments Fingers And Thumbs

Good news! You can now change your mind about comments

You can change the way you “thumb” in the apps.

# opinions - Monday 16 January, 2012

Column: Let the extremists speak - if only so we can fight back

This week, regular columnist Lisa McInerney argues that everyone is entitled to their opinion – because it gives us a chance to stand up against odious claptrap.

# opinions - Friday 26 August, 2011

How will Steve Jobs’ successor fare?

How will Tim Cook fare in his role as CEO of Apple? Technology insiders have been giving their views since he was named as Steve Jobs’ successor.