Tuesday 23 October 2018

Hard times indeed for the Fianna Failures

The Fianna Fail leader is trying to rebrand his grumpy, resentful party, but he really shouldn't bother, writes Gene Kerrigan

Let's say a few words in praise of Micheal Martin. I know, I know, all leaders of Fianna Fail are irredeemable chancers, it says so in the Bible. But, there are good things to be said about Micheal Martin.

Okay, let's rephrase that: there's one good thing to be said about him.

Having wrecked the economy, with the help of developers and bankers, Fianna Fail knew they'd get an electoral hiding in 2011.

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