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KEEPING THE PRESIDENCY IN PERSPECTIVE

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30 Sep 2011 Comments Off on KEEPING THE PRESIDENCY IN PERSPECTIVE

You can look at all the fuss and furore over who will be the next President of the country in two ways. It can be seen as a distracting pantomime from real and pressing problems impacting on the lives of the people, or as an illuminating window on to the many diverse threads of attitude and viewpoint that form the weave of the modern Irish nation. The pantomime theorists have a lot going for them. The country, plainly speaking, is on its uppers, and a Budget is ...