The Top Tweets and Facebook comments that caught our eye this week were about Laois people doing well, Nutella art and the Eighth Amendment.
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Just noticed the @thegaahour has broken the 2 million listens mark. It been 19 months since it launched – that averages 110K per month. Not bad for a washed up ballbag from Laois
— Colm Parkinson (@Woolberto) January 31, 2018
Instead of preventing teachers from taking career breaks, would it not make more sense to rectify the issues that are making them take career breaks??
— Dean Cullen (@TheCulll) January 26, 2018
The smell of smoke or cigarettes is tragic actually nothing worse get away from me ?
— Claudia Keane (@StingsPen) January 26, 2018
All my portraits from my Nutella series, all entirely created with Nutella pic.twitter.com/DDLVZmhTa7
— Mike Gibson (@itisMIKE) January 26, 2018
Do NOT debate your opinion to me about the 8th Amendment if you are not going to put your opinions on paper in the polling stations. And certainly do NOT complain about the the final result if you didn’t bother using your voice and vote.
— Aedín Dunne (@AedinDeee) January 29, 2018
There were many happy campers after it emerged there will be significant investments for work at Emo Court
Parents had their say on winning not being the only objective in sport
Alan Smyth had the whole of Laois on his side after his amazing 10 stone weight loss story
And there was tremednous anger in Mountrath and all over Laois after the disturbing discovery of missing pet