Treacy Hogan: Dear John, about this van tax, it's not me - it's you
Published 27/08/2010 | 05:00
Dear John, your dismissal of our motor-tax story ignores the shock waves it has sent through rural Ireland, a place you appear not to understand at all.
As usual, it is a case of the 'War of the Worlds' -- that is, the Green World that you inhabit, and the Real World, where most of us live, trying desperately to keep our heads above water.
A few home truths first.