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# reviews - Thursday 10 December, 2020

The US reviews of Wild Mountain Thyme say it's 'demented' and 'nonsense'
# WildMountainThyme
# WildMountainThyme

The US reviews of Wild Mountain Thyme say it's 'demented' and 'nonsense'

Dec 10th 2020, 10:15 PM 56,119 Views 38 Comments

One review said it couldn’t be a broader caricature of Irish culture if it were directed by a pint of Guinness.

# reviews - Monday 18 December, 2017

Cars Of The Year: The 16 best cars we drove in 2017
# Cars Of The Year
# Cars Of The Year

Cars Of The Year: The 16 best cars we drove in 2017

Dec 18th 2017, 3:47 PM 15,540 Views 9 Comments

TheJournal.ie motoring correspondents Melanie May and Dave Humphreys look back at their 2017 in test drives.

# reviews - Friday 10 November, 2017

TripAdvisor now issuing warning badges to hotels where sexual assaults are reported
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

TripAdvisor now issuing warning badges to hotels where sexual assaults are reported

Nov 10th 2017, 3:46 PM 15,776 Views 21 Comments

This follows an investigation into reports made against a hotel in Mexico.

# reviews - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Hundreds of one-star reviews of Hillary Clinton's book removed from Amazon
# What Happened
# What Happened

Hundreds of one-star reviews of Hillary Clinton's book removed from Amazon

Sep 14th 2017, 12:53 PM 22,572 Views 124 Comments

It’s believed many of the reviews were posted by people who hadn’t read the book, in a deliberate bid to lower its rating.

# reviews - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Want to get a bargain in the January sales? Don't jump in headfirst
# Shop Till You Drop
# Shop Till You Drop

Want to get a bargain in the January sales? Don't jump in headfirst

Jan 1st 2017, 6:30 PM 24,130 Views 9 Comments

Just because something you like is on sale doesn’t necessarily mean it’s worth getting.

# reviews - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

This author's one-sentence novel is the best Irish book of 2016
# Solar Bones
# Solar Bones

This author's one-sentence novel is the best Irish book of 2016

Dec 14th 2016, 10:59 AM 20,098 Views 22 Comments

It has been a massive year for Mike McCormack, and his publishers Tramp Press.

# reviews - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Reviews of Ghostbusters are flowing in - how is the internet handling the fact that they're not that bad?
# Bustin' Makes Me Feel Good
# Bustin' Makes Me Feel Good

Reviews of Ghostbusters are flowing in - how is the internet handling the fact that they're not that bad?

Jul 12th 2016, 9:00 PM 29,266 Views 94 Comments

The reboot of the 80s comedy has hitherto attracted truly titanic levels of opprobrium online – mostly it seems for featuring an all-female cast.

# reviews - Monday 16 May, 2016

11 priceless tourist reviews of The Spire in Dublin
# Big Tall Metal Pole
From The Daily Edge
# Big Tall Metal Pole

11 priceless tourist reviews of The Spire in Dublin

May 16th 2016, 6:06 PM 13,695 Views 2 Comments

“I actually walked straight passed it as I was looking on my phone”

# reviews - Thursday 24 March, 2016

11 of the best Irish spice bag reviews ever written
# Critics' Choice
From The Daily Edge
# Critics' Choice

11 of the best Irish spice bag reviews ever written

Mar 24th 2016, 6:14 PM 10,961 Views 6 Comments

Poetry.

# reviews - Friday 8 January, 2016

A woman has been writing Yelp reviews of her old dates with brilliant results
# One Star
From The Daily Edge
# One Star

A woman has been writing Yelp reviews of her old dates with brilliant results

Jan 8th 2016, 7:57 AM 5,497 Views 3 Comments

But she’s in a bit of trouble now.

# reviews - Sunday 29 November, 2015

17 reviews of regional Irish nightclubs that prove they are wild and wonderful
# Mad For It
From The Daily Edge
# Mad For It

17 reviews of regional Irish nightclubs that prove they are wild and wonderful

Nov 29th 2015, 6:00 PM 12,358 Views 12 Comments

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# reviews - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

A prankster went around IKEA sticking up fake reviews and they were perfect
# In Store Reviews
From The Daily Edge
# In Store Reviews

A prankster went around IKEA sticking up fake reviews and they were perfect

Sep 9th 2015, 9:15 PM 12,493 Views 2 Comments

If you came across these, you would probably applaud.

# reviews - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

10 of the harshest Trip Advisor reviews of all time
# Medium Ben
From The Daily Edge
# Medium Ben

10 of the harshest Trip Advisor reviews of all time

Aug 19th 2015, 9:30 PM 18,084 Views 12 Comments

“The Pyramids? Just blocks on top of blocks.”

# reviews - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

This is the most devastating Yelp review of all-time
# Poignant
From The Daily Edge
# Poignant

This is the most devastating Yelp review of all-time

Jul 1st 2015, 6:49 PM 7,951 Views 3 Comments

A haunting tale.

# reviews - Sunday 21 June, 2015

13 depressing reviews of Ireland's most famous landmarks
# Is This It?
From The Daily Edge
# Is This It?

13 depressing reviews of Ireland's most famous landmarks

Jun 21st 2015, 8:15 PM 18,704 Views 8 Comments

We’re doing tourism all wrong.

# reviews - Saturday 16 May, 2015

11 very Irish restaurant and takeaway reviews
# Everyone's A Critic
From The Daily Edge
# Everyone's A Critic

11 very Irish restaurant and takeaway reviews

May 16th 2015, 3:00 PM 12,254 Views 3 Comments

“Garlic dip was muck.”

# reviews - Thursday 9 April, 2015

8 reviews of the Apple Watch laden with romance
# Fawning
From The Daily Edge
# Fawning

8 reviews of the Apple Watch laden with romance

Apr 9th 2015, 4:10 PM 2,880 Views 3 Comments

It’s coming soon, and some people can’t control themselves.

# reviews - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

The reviews of James Corden's US TV debut are in
# Alright Smithy
From The Daily Edge
# Alright Smithy

The reviews of James Corden's US TV debut are in

Mar 24th 2015, 10:24 AM 6,409 Views 4 Comments

Not THAT Late Late Show.

# reviews - Friday 23 January, 2015

The reviews for Mortdecai are in and they are, ahem, mortdifying
# Mortdo
From The Daily Edge
# Mortdo

The reviews for Mortdecai are in and they are, ahem, mortdifying

Jan 23rd 2015, 11:38 AM 4,906 Views 2 Comments

“Psychotically unfunny”.

# reviews - Friday 16 January, 2015

Opinion: The secret to managing a stress-free employee review
# Business Sense
# Business Sense

Opinion: The secret to managing a stress-free employee review

Jan 16th 2015, 8:00 AM 495 Views 17 Comments

January is the time of year when most employees have a performance appraisal with their manager – but what are the benefits and potential pitfalls facing the employer?

# reviews - Thursday 25 December, 2014

16 of the stupidest Amazon movie reviews ever written
# Criticism
From The Daily Edge
# Criticism

16 of the stupidest Amazon movie reviews ever written

Dec 25th 2014, 2:00 PM 5,429 Views 0 Comments

:| …. via @AmznMovieRevws.

# reviews - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

7 preposterous revelations from the iPhone 6 reviews
# Iphone 6
From The Daily Edge
# Iphone 6

7 preposterous revelations from the iPhone 6 reviews

Sep 17th 2014, 11:01 AM 8,985 Views 2 Comments

We have officially lost the run of ourselves.

# reviews - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Stopping of medical card reviews welcomed but government warned "We need a big fix not a quick fix"
# Welcomed
# Welcomed

Stopping of medical card reviews welcomed but government warned "We need a big fix not a quick fix"

May 29th 2014, 10:58 PM 8,891 Views 35 Comments

The IMO says cards which have been withdrawn should be returned.

# reviews - Sunday 9 February, 2014

8 Flappy Bird reviews that prove the game needs to be destroyed
# All Hail Flappy
From The Daily Edge
# All Hail Flappy

8 Flappy Bird reviews that prove the game needs to be destroyed

Feb 9th 2014, 3:04 PM 5,859 Views 3 Comments

It’s too late for these people. Save yourself.

# reviews - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

This is the greatest Fair City review you'll ever read
# Fair Dues
From The Daily Edge
# Fair Dues

This is the greatest Fair City review you'll ever read

Oct 22nd 2013, 11:59 AM 8,086 Views 5 Comments

It’s Ireland’s ‘answer to the Wire’, apparently.

# reviews - Friday 16 August, 2013

22 brilliantly sarcastic reviews of Amazon products
# Amazonia
From The Daily Edge
# Amazonia

22 brilliantly sarcastic reviews of Amazon products

Aug 16th 2013, 1:00 PM 48,933 Views 57 Comments

From the Three Wolf Moon t-shirt to the Yodelling Pickle.

# reviews - Monday 17 June, 2013

Neil Young, Robbie Williams and Bon Jovi... who won the weekend?
# Handbags
From The Daily Edge
# Handbags

Neil Young, Robbie Williams and Bon Jovi... who won the weekend?

Jun 17th 2013, 4:37 PM 2,738 Views 12 Comments

We have devised a rock ‘n’ roll battle to determine the victor.

# reviews - Friday 7 June, 2013

The internet's ugliest shoes prompt amusing reviews
# Shoe Gazing
From The Daily Edge
# Shoe Gazing

The internet's ugliest shoes prompt amusing reviews

Jun 7th 2013, 11:57 AM 3,332 Views 0 Comments

They are really quite something.

# reviews - Thursday 2 May, 2013

13 pieces of evidence that Amazon reviewers are better than all of us
# Review The Reviews
From The Daily Edge
# Review The Reviews

13 pieces of evidence that Amazon reviewers are better than all of us

May 2nd 2013, 8:30 PM 6,566 Views 3 Comments

Could it be home to some of the world’s best creative writing?

# reviews - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Getting back out on the road? Here's some of the best running apps to use for your new year fitness kick
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

Getting back out on the road? Here's some of the best running apps to use for your new year fitness kick

Jan 13th 2013, 10:40 AM 20,481 Views 52 Comments

Computer says yes.

# reviews - Monday 10 September, 2012

Nutshell review: Elevator
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Elevator

Sep 10th 2012, 8:45 PM 3,368 Views 0 Comments

Every day, TheJournal.ie brings you reader-generated reviews of the hottest tickets at the ABSOLUT Fringe Festival 2012.

# reviews - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Child protection reviews reveal 378 abuse allegations about 146 individuals
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Child protection reviews reveal 378 abuse allegations about 146 individuals

Sep 5th 2012, 3:08 PM 6,840 Views 53 Comments

There was a higher incidence of abuse amongst those in religious orders and the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church of Ireland said this is worthy of further consideration.

# reviews - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Nine of the most bizarre Amazon reviews
# Amazon
From The Daily Edge
# Amazon

Nine of the most bizarre Amazon reviews

May 12th 2012, 2:00 PM 8,966 Views 12 Comments

Wacky, weird, and downright wonderful.

# reviews - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Bishops told seven more abuse reviews will be complete by June
# Abuse
# Abuse

Bishops told seven more abuse reviews will be complete by June

Mar 8th 2012, 7:00 AM 872 Views 2 Comments

The National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church are due to release reports into a further seven dioceses by mid-summer 2012.

# reviews - Friday 3 February, 2012

TripAdvisor defends reader reviews following warning by watchdog
# Tripadvisor
# Tripadvisor

TripAdvisor defends reader reviews following warning by watchdog

Feb 3rd 2012, 9:30 PM 8,363 Views 23 Comments

The website has responded to criticisms about its “real travellers’” reviews section – saying that its users made “educated decision” based on reviews.

# reviews - Saturday 17 September, 2011

Nutshell review: Pop Centre Plus - Frisky & Mannish
# Fringe
From The Daily Edge
# Fringe

Nutshell review: Pop Centre Plus - Frisky & Mannish

Sep 17th 2011, 10:30 AM 224 Views 0 Comments

Every day, TheJournal.ie brings you reader-generated reviews of the hottest tickets at the ABSOLUT Fringe Festival 2011.

# reviews - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

WIN: Tickets to ABSOLUT Fringe shows... tonight
# Fringe
From The Daily Edge
# Fringe

WIN: Tickets to ABSOLUT Fringe shows... tonight

Sep 14th 2011, 11:01 AM 184 Views 0 Comments

Win a pair of tickets to a hot Fringe show – and then tell us what you think of it for our readers’ review series.

# reviews - Friday 9 September, 2011

WIN: Tickets to ABSOLUT Fringe shows tonight
# Fringe
# Fringe

WIN: Tickets to ABSOLUT Fringe shows tonight

Sep 9th 2011, 12:53 PM 152 Views 0 Comments

Win a pair of tickets to a hot Fringe show – and then tell us what you think of it for our readers’ review series.