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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 16°C

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# nah it's lovely
Is it too hot yet? We hit the streets to ask
Are you melting? Are you sweltering? Is the heat just too much for you?
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"This young lad, I know this young lad": Do you know who's who in Leo's Cabinet?
Would you know a Minister for State if they were crossed the road in front of you?
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Poll backs Citizens' Assembly on abortion but rejects minister's maternity hospital promises
The polls were published last night.
# Budget 2017
There's been another massive hike in the price of cigarettes - but how much should a pack cost?
We asked the people of Dublin how much a pack of cigarettes should cost.
# sponsored by Nissan
These inspirational young people told us what drives them on to success
We get the lowdown from the ambassadors of the Nissan Generation Next 2016.
# In or Out
'A terrible idea' or 'completely understandable'? Here's what people think of Brexit in Ireland
Should they stay or should they go?
# long good friday
As the off-licences were closing, we hit the streets to ask about the alcohol ban
Is it time to scrap the Good Friday law? Do we secretly enjoy a pub free day?
# it's the freakin weekend
This cute old couple's saucy response to, 'What are you doing this weekend?' is going viral
Colin and Bernice know what’s up.
# there's another one?
WATCH: Does anyone know what that 'other' referendum is about? We asked...
We took to the streets of the capital to see if anyone knows about that other vote happening on 22 May.
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John Delaney is cool, Clare hurlers love brown shoes and the rest of the week's best comments
Also, someone was scarily accurate in their pre-match prediction for Man United vs Liverpool.
# good morning and thank you
Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today - and things got emotional
We saw hugs, Christmas cards, a cheeky fiver, and plenty of sad faces on the streets this morning.
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Joe Schmidt vs Roddy Collins, Walters' delight and the rest of the week's best comments
Andy Carroll took a bit of a hiding too.
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'We were just happy to get tickets' - Ireland fans soak up the atmosphere in Glasgow
We visited O’Neill’s pub to chat to supporters on their way to tonight’s game.
# Bloody hell babs
This vox pop interviewee REALLY has it in for graffiti artists
# Reform Conference
'I'm here to see if reform is actually achievable' (videos)
We asked four people why they’re at the Reform Conference in Dublin today. Here’s what they told us…
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VIDEO: Pensioners at today's protest believe the worst is yet to come
One worries that without the telephone allowance her emergency alarm will be cut off. Another wishes he had never moved back to Ireland.
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Video: Junior doctors explain the reasons behind today's strike visited the Mater Hospital in Dublin to speak to some of those taking part in the IMO’s 24 No More protest.
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Video: Reaction on the street to the Dublin Bus strike
The strike will not continue into a fourth day but it has already caused inconvenience to tourists, commuters and locals.
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Poll: Who should replace Declan Kidney as Ireland coach?
As the IRFU announce their decision to part company with Kidney, we ask who you think should replace him.
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It had everything from 'a needle to an anchor': Shoppers remember Guiney and Co
There was nostalgia aplenty at 79-80 Talbot Street in Dublin’s city centre today as people reminisced about the shop that had everything.
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Eucharistic Congress: Here's why people are attending
The arrival of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress comes at a time when the Catholic Church in Ireland is in turmoil. spoke to some of the pilgrims on why they are attending.
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WATCH: What's Occupy Dame Street all about?
The people camping out at the Central Bank and their supporters explain why they are there…
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WATCH: Have you ever walked out of a movie?
You may know the feeling: You pay your money, you buy your popcorn, you sit down for a movie that turns out to be not so good, but have you ever walked out?
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WATCH: If taxes are raised in Budget 2012, which should they be?
The very wealthy would be paying a great deal more tax if the respondents in this video vox pop had their way…
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WATCH: What would you do if you won the Lotto?
How would you spend an unexpected windfall – charity donations, a house, a holiday, a woman? Or would you just take out a massive ad in the papers to make all your enemies jealous…
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WATCH: Do Irish men put in the effort?
Yes, no, depends on the guy? Watch this snapshot vox pop about how we view the romantic efforts of the male of the Irish species.
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Watch: What is the best book you've read this year?
Thomas Mann or Jeffrey Archer? People on the streets of Dublin on their favourite reading matter.
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Video: How would you spend your last euro?
A chocolate bar, according to a good portion of the people interviewed in this video vox pop
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WATCH: Where is your favourite place in Ireland?
Achill Island, Wicklow, Mayo, a little corner of Donegal – and a fried chicken restaurant… these are a few of your favourite places to visit…
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Lessons from Mammy: What our mothers taught us
Be nice, never put your hand in anyone else’s pocket – and get out of a car with your dignity intact: just some of the life lessons from Irish mammies.
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Watch: Is the glass half empty or half full?
Video vox pop finds Irish people in a surprisingly good mood…
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Watch: Ireland's greatest fears
Video vox pop shows Irish people are afraid of lots of things – moths, dogs, suffocating under seaweed and little girls in white dresses in horror movies. Okaaaay…
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Watch: Should Ireland leave the euro?
Following the most recent announcements on bilateral fiscal agreement between Germany and France, TheLineIreland took to the streets to ask YOU if you think Ireland should duck back into its own currency…
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Watch: Should there be a traffic law crackdown on cyclists?
Victimised on the roads or taking liberties with the law? The behaviour of those on two wheels is discussed in this video vox pop (you can have your say at the end too…)
# customer is king
Vox pop: How good is customer service in Ireland?
Do Irish businesses understand good customer service? Or do they want your money without offering any frills? Here’s what you said.