Sam Walker, the editor of the sports section in The Wall Street Journal, is a sporting geek. He spent years researching what makes a great team tick, going back through a century of statistics and records. He eventually settled on a list of 16 teams that were, on all logical criteria, the greatest teams in history.
The elimination of the Covid-19 virus in Ireland is not only achievable and desirable, it is also vital to enabling a fully functioning economy and society. What it requires is political leadership of the highest calibre.
Until 4.30pm on Thursday, the only claim to fame of Timahoe, in the boglands of north Kildare, was that it was the ancestral home of America's (then) most controversial president, Richard Nixon
The Floating Voter
Fine Gael parliamentary party chairman Richard Bruton said he felt mortified, rather than objectified, by reaction to his topless appearance in a promotional video for tourism in north Dublin.