Monday 18 December 2017

In Bertie's last chance saloon, Cowen moves at his own pace

HOW now, Brian Cowen?

The man about to assume the mantle was standing drinks in the Plenty-of-Last-Chances saloon yesterday.

If dealing with de Valera was "like trying to pick up mercury with a fork" (Churchill), and badgering Bertie "like playing handball against a haystack" (Joe Higgins), then questioning Cowen is even more counter-productive.

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