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#Criticism

# criticism - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

'It was misogynistic': Government leaders hit out at cartoon depicting Mary Lou McDonald as a witch
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'It was misogynistic': Government leaders hit out at cartoon depicting Mary Lou McDonald as a witch

Mar 23rd 2021, 8:55 PM 39,746 Views 56 Comments

The Taoiseach, Tánaiste and Green Party leader jointly condemned the drawing.

# criticism - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Micheál and Leo face party anger over mixed-messaging, members tell leaders people are losing hope
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# Party Show Down

Micheál and Leo face party anger over mixed-messaging, members tell leaders people are losing hope

Feb 24th 2021, 8:41 PM 65,779 Views 191 Comments

Varadkar told his party that criticism of Government communications was “reasonable, heard loud and clear and will be taken onboard”.

# criticism - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Destruction of Mother and Baby Home tapes represents 'an imbalance of power', Dáil hears
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Destruction of Mother and Baby Home tapes represents 'an imbalance of power', Dáil hears

Feb 17th 2021, 7:17 PM 15,774 Views 28 Comments

Some survivors have expressed anger at the destruction of the audio testimony recordings.

# criticism - Friday 5 February, 2021

'I have zero energy and zero excitement about an All-Star Game' - LeBron James
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

'I have zero energy and zero excitement about an All-Star Game' - LeBron James

Feb 5th 2021, 11:21 PM 6,745 Views 1 Comment

Critics have said the league is using the event as a way to recoup some of the revenue lost during the pandemic.

# criticism - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer denies Bruno Fernandes is tired and needs a break
# Backing
# Backing

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer denies Bruno Fernandes is tired and needs a break

Jan 19th 2021, 4:39 PM 4,591 Views 25 Comments

The Portuguese star was below par in Sunday’s match between the champions and league leaders at Anfield.

# criticism - Friday 1 January, 2021

Jose Mourinho unhappy with ‘unprofessional’ Tottenham-Fulham postponement
# Criticism
# Criticism

Jose Mourinho unhappy with ‘unprofessional’ Tottenham-Fulham postponement

Jan 1st 2021, 3:53 PM 3,519 Views 4 Comments

Wednesday’s Premier League fixture was called off less than three hours before kick-off.

# criticism - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Steve Bruce unhappy at ‘mass hysteria’ over Newcastle struggles
# Criticism
# Criticism

Steve Bruce unhappy at ‘mass hysteria’ over Newcastle struggles

Dec 27th 2020, 12:19 PM 4,764 Views 1 Comment

The Magpies manager feels securing the club’s Premier League status should remain his principal aim.

# criticism - Monday 14 December, 2020

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism
# Baseball
# Baseball

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism

Dec 14th 2020, 1:34 PM 3,576 Views 18 Comments

Native American groups have branded the moniker as racist, but Donald Trump opposes the move.

# criticism - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

'The guy said, 'There's no way you play for Munster, you can't speak English''
# Language
# Language

'The guy said, 'There's no way you play for Munster, you can't speak English''

Nov 3rd 2020, 12:03 PM 67,144 Views 26 Comments

CJ Stander talks about learning a new language, being told he was too small, and dealing with criticism.

# criticism - Sunday 18 October, 2020

'There's two tiers in the GAA - one for the big counties and one for the wee counties'
# Criticism
# Criticism

'There's two tiers in the GAA - one for the big counties and one for the wee counties'

Oct 18th 2020, 10:56 PM 10,196 Views 9 Comments

Fermanagh football boss Ryan McMenamin was critical of the GAA as his Covid-hit side were relegated.

# criticism - Monday 12 October, 2020

'I don't understand why we're playing with yellow sliotars. It's a strange decision' - Canning
# Criticism
# Criticism

'I don't understand why we're playing with yellow sliotars. It's a strange decision' - Canning

Oct 12th 2020, 1:04 PM 15,301 Views 12 Comments

The GAA announced the introduction of the yellow sliotars on Friday.

# criticism - Friday 25 September, 2020

'You deserved a proper goodbye... not to get kicked out' - Messi criticises Barca over Suarez treatment
# Parting Ways
# Parting Ways

'You deserved a proper goodbye... not to get kicked out' - Messi criticises Barca over Suarez treatment

Sep 25th 2020, 11:49 AM 9,436 Views 7 Comments

Having decided to remain at the club, the Argentine superstar is unhappy with how his departing team-mate has been forced to leave.

# criticism - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Gareth Bale agent criticises 'disgraceful' Real Madrid fans
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

Gareth Bale agent criticises 'disgraceful' Real Madrid fans

Sep 22nd 2020, 12:51 PM 10,874 Views 2 Comments

The 31-year-old has returned to Tottenham on a loan deal, having left them in 2013.

# criticism - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Yanis Varoufakis calls Paschal Donohoe a 'chronic and pathetic finance minister'
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Yanis Varoufakis calls Paschal Donohoe a 'chronic and pathetic finance minister'

Sep 12th 2020, 3:33 PM 99,934 Views 82 Comments

Varoufakis served as the Greek Finance Minister from January to July 2015.

# criticism - Friday 28 August, 2020

FAI dismiss claims of bank involvement in hiring chairperson as 'deflecting from the real issues'
# Criticism
# Criticism

FAI dismiss claims of bank involvement in hiring chairperson as 'deflecting from the real issues'

Aug 28th 2020, 3:00 PM 14,881 Views 9 Comments

FAI member Larry Bass has made several criticisms of the Association ahead of a crucial vote on reforms next Monday.

# criticism - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

'A marketing strategy for a drinks brand... And far worse' - Richie Sadlier on Champions League semi-finalists
# Criticism
# Criticism

'A marketing strategy for a drinks brand... And far worse' - Richie Sadlier on Champions League semi-finalists

Aug 18th 2020, 11:32 PM 19,510 Views 19 Comments

The RTÉ analyst went where some football pundits are reluctant to go.

# criticism - Friday 17 July, 2020

Messi lambasts 'very weak' Barca after Real Madrid clinch La Liga title
# Criticism
# Criticism

Messi lambasts 'very weak' Barca after Real Madrid clinch La Liga title

Jul 17th 2020, 9:01 AM 5,533 Views 3 Comments

Barcelona’s title challenge ended with a whimper at Camp Nou, where they were beaten 2-1 by Osasuna.

# criticism - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban
# Criticism
# Criticism

'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban

Jun 30th 2020, 9:25 AM 34,967 Views 34 Comments

The Offaly chairman has suggested that teams who break the rule should be removed from the championship.

# criticism - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash
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# Backtrack

Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash

Jun 10th 2020, 10:28 AM 16,372 Views 13 Comments

The proposed branding included the use of the term Police Service NI rather than PSNI.

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police
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# Criticism

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police

Jun 10th 2020, 8:51 AM 28,327 Views 79 Comments

The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.

# criticism - Saturday 30 May, 2020

'I realised at that point that it's not a nice place to be or a healthy thing to do'
# Reflecting
# Reflecting

'I realised at that point that it's not a nice place to be or a healthy thing to do'

May 30th 2020, 7:00 AM 12,513 Views 14 Comments

Ireland and Ulster wing Jacob Stockdale says the lockdown has been a blessing in disguise for him.

# criticism - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

US World Cup star Rapinoe blasts Trump, doesn't rule out run for office
# Criticism
# Criticism

US World Cup star Rapinoe blasts Trump, doesn't rule out run for office

May 20th 2020, 12:30 PM 8,090 Views 16 Comments

The footballer also branded the president a ‘white nationalist’.

'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary
# Criticism
# Criticism

'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary

May 20th 2020, 12:07 PM 50,669 Views 46 Comments

Horace Grant claims the documentary was edited to present his former team-mate in a favorable light.

# criticism - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

'Allowing millionaires on the pitch sends the wrong signal' - Bundesliga restart draws criticism
# Anger
# Anger

'Allowing millionaires on the pitch sends the wrong signal' - Bundesliga restart draws criticism

May 19th 2020, 9:43 PM 6,963 Views 2 Comments

World champion rower Oliver Zeidler has branded the situation ‘a joke’.

# criticism - Sunday 17 May, 2020

'A lot of them aren’t even pretending to be in charge': Obama hits out at US response to Covid-19
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'A lot of them aren’t even pretending to be in charge': Obama hits out at US response to Covid-19

May 17th 2020, 7:32 AM 42,321 Views 100 Comments

He made the remarks during a livestreaming event for historically black colleges and universities.

# criticism - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Lyon slam French football league for 'suddenly' ending Ligue 1 season
# Criticism
# Criticism

Lyon slam French football league for 'suddenly' ending Ligue 1 season

May 10th 2020, 1:07 PM 6,130 Views 3 Comments

The club feel that the decision could see the division slip further behind Europe’s top leagues.

# criticism - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Democratic governor slams Pence claims that US has sufficient Covid-19 testing as 'delusional'
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Democratic governor slams Pence claims that US has sufficient Covid-19 testing as 'delusional'

Apr 19th 2020, 9:29 PM 28,736 Views 71 Comments

Some governors said testing capacity was far behind levels needed to avoid sparking new outbreaks.

# criticism - Friday 20 March, 2020

'Premature' to postpone Tokyo Olympics - IOC chief
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# Criticism

'Premature' to postpone Tokyo Olympics - IOC chief

Mar 20th 2020, 8:11 AM 2,031 Views 4 Comments

He remained optimistic about holding the Tokyo Olympics on schedule from July 24 to August 9.

# criticism - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

'I was down when Galway U20s played Mayo. You wouldn’t put the mother-in-law out in that weather'
# Criticism
# Criticism

'I was down when Galway U20s played Mayo. You wouldn’t put the mother-in-law out in that weather'

Mar 11th 2020, 6:30 AM 12,028 Views 6 Comments

Pádraic Joyce has slammed the GAA for their treatment of the U20 and Sigerson competitions.

# criticism - Monday 9 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Cork and Sligo cancel St Patrick's Day parades
# St Patrick's Day
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# St Patrick's Day

Coronavirus: Cork and Sligo cancel St Patrick's Day parades

Updated Mar 9th 2020, 2:17 PM 114,960 Views 151 Comments

A number of other parades across the country have been postponed or cancelled.

# criticism - Saturday 7 March, 2020

'Some validity' in criticism of Fine Gael Seanad candidates, says Varadkar
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# Election

'Some validity' in criticism of Fine Gael Seanad candidates, says Varadkar

Mar 7th 2020, 6:48 PM 32,313 Views 44 Comments

The party has 11 female candidates running for election in the Seanad.

# criticism - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

'In terms of the captaincy, it seems we're not so quick to see how good Johnny has become'
# Leader
# Leader

'In terms of the captaincy, it seems we're not so quick to see how good Johnny has become'

Mar 4th 2020, 8:53 PM 9,912 Views 26 Comments

Former Ireland captain Rory Best is confident his successor, Johnny Sexton, will bounce back.

# criticism - Monday 2 March, 2020

'They didn't do their job' - Meath boss slams match officials after suffering relegation
# Criticism
# Criticism

'They didn't do their job' - Meath boss slams match officials after suffering relegation

Mar 2nd 2020, 5:32 PM 12,557 Views 8 Comments

Andy McEntee says Galway were not sufficiently punished for cynical play for their Division 1 clash.

# criticism - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Steven Gerrard disappointed with officials after Rangers edge past Livingston
# Criticism
# Criticism

Steven Gerrard disappointed with officials after Rangers edge past Livingston

Feb 16th 2020, 8:48 PM 6,861 Views 19 Comments

The Light Blues boss thinks his side should have been awarded a penalty.

# criticism - Friday 14 February, 2020

Zouma: Mourinho told me I was rubbish at Chelsea
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# Criticism

Zouma: Mourinho told me I was rubbish at Chelsea

Feb 14th 2020, 3:14 PM 7,888 Views 5 Comments

The French defender worked with the Portuguese boss during the latter’s second spell in charge at Stamford Bridge.

# criticism - Monday 10 February, 2020

DJ Carey: 'If you ask a referee what they’re doing, they tell you where to go'
# Criticism
# Criticism

DJ Carey: 'If you ask a referee what they’re doing, they tell you where to go'

Feb 10th 2020, 6:15 AM 10,866 Views 4 Comments

The IT Carlow manager also bemoaned the hectic schedules his players are facing at this time of year.

# criticism - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Lionel Messi tells former team-mate to 'name names' after Barcelona dressing room criticism
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

Lionel Messi tells former team-mate to 'name names' after Barcelona dressing room criticism

Feb 4th 2020, 9:43 PM 15,220 Views 1 Comment

The Argentine superstar is not happy with sporting director Eric Abidal.

# criticism - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

'We're victims of our own success': Evelyn Cusack defends Met Éireann over Storm Lorenzo criticism
# Weather
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# Weather

'We're victims of our own success': Evelyn Cusack defends Met Éireann over Storm Lorenzo criticism

Dec 25th 2019, 10:15 AM 25,591 Views 38 Comments

The head of forecasting at Met Éireann said the storm had been “over-sensationalised” prior to reaching Ireland.

# criticism - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

These are Irish film critics' favourite movies of the year
# The Big Screen
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# The Big Screen

These are Irish film critics' favourite movies of the year

Dec 17th 2019, 7:00 PM 25,810 Views 11 Comments

It was a good year for Noah Baumbach’s Marriage story, and the Irish film Extra Ordinary.

# criticism - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr branded an 'elephant' and a 'disgrace'
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# Criticism

Andy Ruiz Jr branded an 'elephant' and a 'disgrace'

Dec 12th 2019, 3:00 PM 68,659 Views 23 Comments

Frank Warren has heavily criticised the fighter after he came in overweight for his title rematch against Anthony Joshua.

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