John Drennan: Voters' festive message to coalition: please, just go
Like an angry bunch of gunslingers, the public is itching for political revenge, says John Drennan
The career of Bertie Ahern should have taught all politicians there often is no more dangerous an activity than the hunt for a legacy.
The events of the last fortnight suggest the Greens have learnt nothing about the dangers of this political habit.
The essence of greatness in anything from art to sports to politics is the knack of finding simple solutions to sophisticated issues.