The lynch mob loses its rope
Published 14/01/2011 | 05:00
POLITICAL scientists may one day recognise it as "the little bang theory," a phenomenon that sucks up an awful lot of energy and produces nothing.
How else could you describe the "coup by consultation" by the so-called "officer class" in Fianna Fail?
It wasn't a heave, or even a putsch; it wouldn't even register as a significant whimper.