Bertie still not getting message
Published 02/09/2011 | 11:17
What planet does former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern inhabit?
His gratuitous attack on rank-and-file party members in last night's TV3 documentary on Fianna Fail demonstrated yet again that, more than three years after being forced to quit as Taoiseach and Fianna Fail leader, Mr Ahern still doesn't get it.
One of the dangers of being too successful for too long in politics is that one eventually loses touch with the reality inhabited by ordinary voters.