ThinkOrSwim on Twitter"Brilliant: Obama's "Arctic strategy" depends for success on...the ice melting. And he's the Good Guy? http://t.co/vubBNdqjqh""Anyone any idea what the Irish Independent is supposed to be getting at here? http://t.co/BZtbhWDrjM""@MariaLaoise @AndrewSB49 Maybe if it were an Islamic call to prayer twice daily on RTE you'd hum a different tune!""Just when you think you live in a secular State, RTE interrupts broadcast to gong a church bell for a full minute. #marian"
Monthly Archives: July 2008
The TV license currently costs €160 a year. That money allows RTE to deliver its public service commitment, including expensive programming such as Prime Time that, were cost and crude ratings the only consideration, might be ditched in favour of … Continue reading
A week ago my column in the Irish Times dared to suggest that maybe, just maybe, dirt cheap aviation á la the Ryanair model (now aped by our former national carrier as well) is perhaps not the world’s best idea … Continue reading
And so the G-8 Summit draws to a close in Japan. This Group of Eight major nations somehow manages to exclude from membership both India and China, which between them account for more than a third of humanity, as well … Continue reading