Sunday 4 December 2016

Does anyone still take them seriously?

Missed phone calls and juvenile playacting says these sad clowns have had their day

Published 03/04/2016 | 02:30

'Frankly, I'm getting tired of being lied to.'
'Frankly, I'm getting tired of being lied to.'

Let's try what they call a "thought experiment". That's something that used to be called "blue sky thinking". Before that the cool people called it "thinking outside the box". Back in my day, we called it "thinking".

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Let's see if the two largest right-wing parties have any credibility left; if the media is being played like an accordion; and if we really need a government at all.

For this thought experiment, let's imagine we had a general election and Richard Boyd Barrett ended up at the head of a party with 50 TDs.

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