There’s no denying, there’s just some things us Irish do better. Better than England specifically. Pubs, seshing, politics, banter and more pubs. There’s beef there, there’s rivalry. But there is one thing that England has that Ireland desperately wants, desperately needs to get their hands one. You’re thinking about it as I type it aren’t you? Ireland needs its own version of Love Island.
The latest in the flurry of Netflix originals based around teen angst, “Sierra Burgess is a Loser” had a lot of potential. Following the (kinda) success of “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”, this teen comedy possessed the tools of becoming a piece of modern culture that us millennials would enjoy for approximately six weeks until the next film based on the misfortunes of a socially awkward adolescent comes scurrying along.