Saturday 18 November 2017

Thankless task . . . Cuff criminals . . . Festive farce

I guess there is no end to the appetite for cheap shots and personal attacks fired at Brian Cowen as he goes about the business of explaining economics to journalists and others. New meaning has been added to the term 'a thankless job' and I seriously wonder at the lack of alternatives put forward by anyone.

Caitriona McClean
Lucan, Co Dublin



  • Is anyone else sickened by a system that allows criminals and persons charged with serious offences to publicly flaunt their unbridled disrespect for the courts, the law and we the people?


I speak of the frequent coverage in the media of such persons in the vicinity of the courts sneering and giving odious 'finger' signs and swaggering in and out of court while smoking or using newspapers or baseball caps to shield themselves.

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