Wednesday 23 August 2017

Martina Devlin: Fine Gael and Labour do a great impression of FF

AN ALARMING make-over has taken place and partly explains why the Government's honeymoon is well and truly finished: it's had a facelift and seems determined to impersonate Fianna Fail.

This copycat act shows up in various ways, including the instinct to reward failure with promotion and to use Europe as Landfill Grand Central for senior people who have outlived their usefulness.

Fianna Fail shunted Charlie McCreevy off to Brussels, while the present Coalition is hell-bent on transferring Kevin Cardiff to Luxembourg.

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