Tagged By General Election 2011

Democracy

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Democracy The day after they won the election I cleaned out my Nationwide account, Filled my satchel at an unfinished estate With palm-sized and weighted rocks And went looking for the chanting crowds. Kevin O’Shea,…

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Flying With Pigs

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When I re-tweeted Labour Councillor Cian O’Callaghan’s news statement calling on Labour not to enter coalition with Fine Gael, Brendan Ogle suggested such an eventuality was akin to pigs flying. Maybe so. But then humans…

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Election Daze

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Okay, it’s finally here. So let’s talk briefly about outcomes. The issue of coalition is problematic. It’s true that if, for example, the Labour Party went into government with Fine Gael then that might ameliorate…

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Who Needs International Rescue?!

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Is End O’Kenny. Our Very Own Tracey Ireland!! Do you remember growing up the very amazing clever animated television program show The Thrunderbirds Are Go!? No. Me neither. I am too old. In Spain, when…

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Fine Gael – The Videogame

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I have been playing Fine Gael’s videogame entitled ‘Go Ireland – The Videogame‘, and I think that we can glean an awful lot about the party from it. Let me, really briefly, explain some of…

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