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20th Dec 2016

15 Of The Best Tweets About New RTE Dramedy ‘Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope’

James Fenton

RTÉ2 introduced it’s new Monday night offering ‘Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope’ last night to much anticipation. 

The series was written by Stefanie Preissner and stars Seána Kerslake and Nika McGuigan as two Cork girls attempting to cope (or not, as the case may be) with life after moving to Dublin. 

The opening double-header dealt with pressing issues such as dogging, public urination and vomiting while Copper Face Jack’s featured a LOT. 

For some it delivered on its promise, while for others it was just another failed attempt from those at Montrose to tickle the nation’s funny bone.

Here’s what people thought:

Some saw it as an accurate portrayal of life as a twenty-something in our nation’s capital:

A certain Cork colloquialism was picked up on, like…

There were parents who couldn’t cope themselves…

All in all, the general consensus was that people were happy with what they saw…

While there were some who were harder to impress…

So, let’s see how episode three goes next week. Until then let’s hope any geographical inaccuracies are corrected…