A very balanced and informed article on landlords & tenants in Ireland, and how the truth around their interactions is often very badly mangled. 

Eilis O'Hanlon: 'In the real world, not all landlords are villains - and not all tenants are saints'

There was a landlord in Germany a few years ago who took a male tenant to court in a bid to make him pay for damage to a marble toilet floor which he claimed had been caused by the man's habit of urinating while standing up...