Move Over Tiger, Meet The Celtic Lions

One of the handy things about Google is you can use it to get a first approximation on controversies. Take the maiden city, for example, the one known in Irish as Doire Cholmcille. There are eight million google hits for Derry, and only five million for Londonderry. Clearly the nationalists are winning that particular propaganda… Continue reading Move Over Tiger, Meet The Celtic Lions


Wondering what I might write about today I clicked on the Irish Times, hoping to find an upbeat story somewhere. Anything at all, except the banks, the recession, the revolting civil servants. There’s a picture of the Glorious Leader on the Irish Times website. Walking in front of a tram, head down, hands stuffed in… Continue reading Passion