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#Reality check

# reality-check - Saturday 18 March, 2017

No Messi, Iniesta or Xavi – Klopp says squad part of Guardiola's problems

A weaker squad has contributed to the former Barcelona boss having some struggles at City, according to the Liverpool manager.

# reality-check - Monday 30 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Ireland has one of the worst hospital waiting times in Europe Reality Check

Ireland has one of the worst hospital waiting times in Europe

We also ranked the fifth worst for getting value out of the money we put into our healthcare system.

# reality-check - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Council uses VR to show young drivers devastation of crashes Reality Check

Council uses VR to show young drivers devastation of crashes

The simulation allows drivers to watch themselves receiving medical treatment and see the full crash scene around them.

# reality-check - Saturday 8 October, 2016

'Obviously the referee tries his best': Erasmus refuses to make excuses for Munster defeat

The southern province were found wanting at the Aviva Stadium, slipping to a third straight defeat to their rivals.

# reality-check - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Perisic strikes late to stun Spain in Bordeaux Reality Check This post contains videos

Perisic strikes late to stun Spain in Bordeaux

The punishment for Vincent del Bosque’s side is a last-16 clash against Italy, Ireland’s opponents tomorrow.

# reality-check - Monday 11 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A tale of two concerts: Bowie had a disastrous Slane – but a triumphant return to Reality

A tale of two concerts: Bowie had a disastrous Slane – but a triumphant return to Reality

Even people who regard Bowie as a friend reckon his Glass Spider show was awful. He more than redeemed himself with his 2003 shows.

# reality-check - Monday 4 January, 2016

From Business ETC VR is arriving soon but only 1% of PCs will be able to run it Reality Check

VR is arriving soon but only 1% of PCs will be able to run it

The prediction from one of the biggest graphic chip makes suggests it’s going to be a niche pursuit for the first year.

# reality-check - Saturday 29 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Tila Tequlia has been kicked out of Celebrity Big Brother for ‘sympathising with Hitler’ Reality Check

Tila Tequlia has been kicked out of Celebrity Big Brother for ‘sympathising with Hitler’

They sure know how to pick them, don’t they?

# reality-check - Thursday 18 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This map shows how Dublin is a city divided Reality Check

This map shows how Dublin is a city divided

A report commissioned by the council shows where the bulk of the wealth is – and the deprivation.

# reality-check - Monday 25 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 90% of young Yes voters went to Catholic Schools – Diarmuid Martin Reality Check

90% of young Yes voters went to Catholic Schools – Diarmuid Martin

“The Church needs to ask itself when this cultural revolution began,” the Archbishop told Vatican Insider.

# reality-check - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Ireland bullied by dominant South Africa as they slump to first World Cup defeat

Ireland slip to fourth in Pool B after this morning’s loss.

# reality-check - Monday 22 September, 2014

Manchester United were ‘bullied’ by Leicester says Gary Neville

Louis van Gaal’s men twice led by two goals at King Power Stadium but conceded four times to fall to a humiliating 5-3 defeat and the former defender says they are soft-centred

# reality-check - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 15 exhausting stages of a book hangover Reality Check

The 15 exhausting stages of a book hangover

Everything hurts.

# reality-check - Saturday 2 August, 2014

TJ Ryan wants calm in Limerick after hype before 2013 All-Ireland semi-final

The Shannonsiders suffered huge disappointment when they were defeated last year by Clare.

# reality-check - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Are you frustrated by the number of ‘gay’ stories in the media? Then read on … Reality Check

Column: Are you frustrated by the number of ‘gay’ stories in the media? Then read on …

Do you view the issue of gay rights as being mundane? Are you annoyed by the ‘hype’ over homophobic bullying and marriage equality? Then these are the facts you need to know, writes Christine Allen.

# reality-check - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Sexton’s Heineken Cup dreams in ruins as Racing lose to ‘Quins again

The French side have lost their last three European outings after an opening win over Clermont.

# reality-check - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge ‘Hard Sci-Fi movies’ gives unrealistic blockbusters a harsh reality check Reality Bytes

‘Hard Sci-Fi movies’ gives unrealistic blockbusters a harsh reality check

The Twitter account has been adjusting your favourite movies with a dose of realism.

# reality-check - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Gerrard: England expectations are down, more realistic

The Liverpool skipper says that the Three Lions should have won a tournament in recent years, but now they are underdogs.

# reality-check - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

The Happy Camper: ‘It’s like a deserted city scene from 28 Days Later’

The lads roll into Christchurch, a city still very much recovering from their devastating earthquake.