Right! To the gripe mobile!
If there's one thing we love, love, love about being Irish, it's having deep and meaningful conversations about the so-called 'national psyche' and how it impacts on all of us.
You don't have to look very far – you'll see heated debate on everything from the abysmal state of our politicians to even more abysmal navel gazing and self-flagellation surrounding the demise of the boom.
But when it comes to national irrationality and sense of righteous outrage, you truly cannot beat the Irish.