Tuesday 16 January 2018

Deckchair shuffling is no holiday for voters

With all the recent political goings-on, Jody Corcoran sees no end to the fall-out even after a reshuffle

The Taoiseach will announce a new Cabinet on Tuesday, March 23, shortly after his ministers return from a junket around the globe to mark the week-long piss-up that is St Patrick's Day.

Both events will be presented as being of some significance, the media, by and large, complicit in a lie. The truth is that they are almost entirely insignificant in the real world.

The fact is that they will be nothing more than another distraction, a folding up and re-pitching of a circus tent, something else for Dan Boyle to twitter about.

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