•It's always great to hear constitutional experts talking about the Irish Constitution on national TV. It seems important to have them close to a minister, nodding in agreement when changes are suggested.
We will soon have a referendum on inquiries by the Oireachtas. Minister Alan Shatter is hoping we will give Dail Eireann the power to investigate individuals who are not in agreement with government policy.
This may be anyone who protests against homosexuals adopting children or anyone disagreeing with the climate-change fairytale, etc.