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Thursday 8 December 2016

No more self-pity please, gardai

Published 28/04/2010 | 05:00

Is there a police force anywhere in the world that moans like An Garda Siochana?

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With half the population unemployed these unbelievably arrogant, greedy and regularly ineffectual citizens want to double- and treble-job -- as if they have needed permission over the years.

But unlike those of us in the real world, we don't threaten, expect favouritism, change the rules or cheat. When it's tough luck, we move on.

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