Sunday 23 July 2017

Arlene Foster now needs to channel old foe David Trimble

Cartoonist: Jim Cogan
Cartoonist: Jim Cogan
Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

Mary Lou McDonald sat in the Prime Time studio last Tuesday giving the Sisters of Charity a hard time and going on about "gruesome and harrowing" burials as if she had never heard of Jean McConville.

Sinn Fein doesn't do irony. Neither, it seems, do RTE presenters when listening to it pontificating.

David McCullough, who is normally not slow with smart-alec interruptions of centrist politicians, placidly listened to McDonald's lecture without any challenge to her credentials.

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