To paraphrase an early 80’s hit by Olivia Newton John, ‘I wanna get political, political’ today on TCP. There is really only one story in the media, online and in the old fashioned dead tree papers. And no it isn’t the housing crisis, the homeless crisis, the crisis of daily rate contracts for workers or … More Lets get political – Fine Gael have been ”Bailey’d ”
So here we are, sitting on Friday morning on the edge of history. There are a few unknowns going into the Twickenham encounter of old enemies but there are also some known unknowns.
Brought to you by The Couch Pundit Podcast (Itunes link) (Stitcher – Link) (Podbean – Link) We are on the run in to the finish of the 6 Nations 2018. As we stand, Ireland are in the driving seat with the Scots coming to Dublin this weekend followed by a St Patricks day match against the old … More Ireland v Scotland – a preview
Brought to you by The Couch Pundit Podcast So is this Deja-vu all over again or is this a slightly different week for Leinster after a trip to Montpelier in the final group game of the European Rugby Champions Cup? Well it is a bit 50-50.
Brought to you by The Couch Pundit Podcast So the story that keeps on giving keeps on giving. Here are my thoughts on the signing of a convicted drugs cheat in Irish rugby. I will try to keep the players name out of the article because I think it has gone beyond a person and … More Rugby dopers, dopey responses and an official response
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So here we go. This could be the one that causes big, proper trouble. Let’s have a chat about France Fitzgerald, FF/FG, the Gardaí and our Cuban missile crisis-esque brush with a general election before Christmas.
I had planned on taking the summer off from furiously writing down thoughts on various topics. The plan was to be thought free for a few months as thinking about and reading the news was overloading my already fragile brain. There was a Trump, a Brexit and a commissioner who appeared to enjoy her commisionary … More Protests, Murkiness and the Jobstown 7
Welcome to a delayed episode 4 of ‘America from the outside, Ireland from the inside’. Coming to you from a raining Dublin that is recovering from the weekend. Starting across the pond again this week, there is a lot of craziness from El Prez, but this week let’s look at how it is covered.
Welcome to episode 3 of America from the outside, Ireland from the inside. Coming to you from a sunny Dublin in the middle of St Patrick’s week, the mood is good. Starting on the other side of the world, it has been another topsy turvy week in America. We have El Presidente’s spokespeople talking about … More America from the outside, Ireland from the inside – Episode 3
Welcome to episode 2 of ‘America from the outside, Ireland from the inside’. I call them episodes because there is more scandal and nonsensical behavior from people than an episode of Coronation Street. Starting off on the other side of the ocean, in America this week, the president has accused a former president of tapping … More America from the outside, Ireland from the inside – Episode 2
Welcome to episode 1 of ‘America from the outside, Ireland from the inside’. This first post will be an introduction of what the aims are of the series, views from my computer screen and an ability to contact me for further discussion and challenging of opinions. Situated on Dublin’s Southside, I am looking at the … More America from the outside, Ireland from the inside – part 1