Tuesday 25 July 2017

Niamh Horan: A 'shackled' Paddy who rolls over is unfit to mock Brexit

We should look at our ties with the EU instead of sneering at the Brits who had the balls to leave, writes Niamh Horan

HECKLED: UKIP leader Nigel Farage with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Photo: AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
HECKLED: UKIP leader Nigel Farage with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Photo: AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
Niamh Horan

Niamh Horan

Is anyone else as perplexed as I am at Ireland's reaction to Brexit?

As news broke of the historic vote, accusations of ignorance and short-sightedness were dished out over pints and lunch.

For once, from an economic standpoint, Paddy felt he had the chance to look down on his unruly neighbour for daring to disobey the establishment.

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