Look at Wayne Rooney! Oh no, do I have to

My good friend The Body takes much pleasure in trying to wind me up about the Irish names of English celebrities. “Take a look at your so-called English rock ‘n’ roll...

The difference between looking at something and actually seeing it

A Different View with Dave O'Connell It’s a thought that crosses my mind every time I see a group of tourists stopping in their tracks in the middle of town – does anyone actually...

Summer break offers Galway politicians a chance to take a good look at the...

World of Politics with Harry McGee – harrymcgee@gmail.com An observation was once made of the American novelist Carson McCullers that the best part of all her books were the titles: The Ballad of the...

Ryan’s harsh dismissal leaves brave Dublin down and out

Inside Track with John McIntyre MOST of the time, neutrals don’t get the results they aspire to in sport. Last Sunday in Croke Park, for instance, virtually everybody outside of Cork would have been...

To be Frank, the name’s Fahy not Fahey

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara  Bradley We got a wrap on the knuckles recently, from Fine Gael City Councillor Frank Fahy, for adding an ‘e’ to his name and...

Out of touch and offline in the summer rain!

“... and that way you can be sure you’re safe!” … and so ends an advert on the telly for some kind of computer safety software, or was it a device, or an app...


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