Published 27/12/2012 | 05:00
• When is Ireland going to enter the 21st Century? We must be the laughing stock of the western world. All this rowing about abortion – this is not the 1980s. The morning-after pill is available and condoms can be bought.
The economy is in freefall and the politicians are probably delighted to have the abortion issue to divert from demanding action.
For God's sake, Ireland, grow up and spare our blushes.