Sunday 22 April 2018

Memo to the Government: the licence fee is dead, stop coming up with new versions

"Such intrusive madness was best exemplified by Pat Rabbitte’s initial attempts to introduce a Broadcasting Charge to hit people who use laptops"
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

We really are a remarkably odd little country at times.

In fact, if the Republic of Ireland was a person, it would be a grumpy adolescent prone to bouts of silent brooding broken only by the occasional temper tantrum which is seldom, if ever, related to the hissy fit.

The water tax is a perfect example of that.

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