Gene Kerrigan: We're with you, Comrade Billionaires!
The fight to save Apple's billions is cynically cast as a fight for national sovereignty, writes Gene Kerrigan
What is going on? Big things, obviously, things that will affect this country for generations. But a lot of it doesn't ring true.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny stands shoulder-to-shoulder with Michael Noonan, the Minister for Apple. Together, we're assured, they will protect us from the Bullying Bastards of Brussels.
These two stalwart Irishmen, the Pearse and Connolly of our time, are fighting to fend off the Feckers from Frankfurt.