"Smoking in public places" is an interesting meme.
In "The culture of the smoking ban in Ireland", John Duggan writes "the atmosphere in pubs to be a lot healthier" after the ban came into force.
The article "Ireland stubs it out" favours a smoking ban.
Clare Matheson, BBC News Online business reporter in Dublin
Zuzana Kawaciukova, Staff Writer, The Prague Post
Lizette Alvarez -- "Sipping and smoking in Ireland"
In the Telegraph