Ian O'Doherty: For once, I agree with Joe Duffy -- there's no place for head shops
Published 05/02/2010 | 05:00
It's the scare story that's delighting the nation -- yup, modern Ireland is currently facing a number of potentially catastrophic crises.
Obviously, we're all aware of the fact that our economy is managed by a bunch of incompetents -- frankly, I wouldn't allow Mary Coughlan to run a crèche, let alone hold high office, while Brian Cowen is looking more like a rural auctioneer with a bad hangover and egg stains on his tie.
Let's put it this way, he actually managed to make Gordon Brown look statesmanlike at their last meeting and that is truly an astonishing achievement.