Marriage equality set to pass as Iona Institute concedes defeat
Had trouble sleeping? You're probably not alone.
If you thought yesterday was big, today is going to be something else entirely as Ireland decides whether to implement same-sex marriage.
Social media has been awash with predictions, stories and all sorts of commentary as we await the result some time later today.
As for that other slip of paper you marked with an 'X' at the polling station yesterday...
Is nobody thinking about the baby presidents?
— @sinead_ryan (@sinead_ryan) May 23, 2015
And as for the big one...
— Etain Kidney (@etainkidney) May 23, 2015
It appears that the silent No vote is so silent it doesn't exist. #MarRef
— Mark O'Halloran 🇺🇦 (@markohalloran) May 23, 2015
The word 'count' will be tweeted a lot today. Please exercise caution if your autocorrect normally expects you to be more sweary.#MarRef
— Colm O'Regan (@colmoregan) May 23, 2015
— Des Bishop 毕瀚生 (@Desbishop) May 23, 2015
Dr John Murray from the Iona Institute: “Everyone is saying it’s a Yes and I’m not going to argue with that.” http://t.co/HNTf5m3DsT
— TheJournal.ie (@thejournal_ie) May 23, 2015
— Eleanor Fitzsimons (@EleanorFitz) May 23, 2015