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    Quote Originally Posted by Mushroom View Post
    Evidently the view from your sty is even more restricted than I had imagined.
    Well wtf is Londonderry ? Is it a shop or something ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mushroom View Post
    Given the abuse that he received from the hoi polloi for showing concern for the taxpayer in the McCole case, it's hardly surprising that he was reluctant to repeat the experience!

    You can't have it both ways, sunshine!
    Likewise for yourself "Mushroom".
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mushroom View Post
    The family was from Donegal, so they could have skipped across the border to Londonderry or Strabane and got strawberry or garlic flavoured johnnies from Boots if they had wanted to.
    reprehensible, but to be expected form a noonan supporter..
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mushroom View Post
    In other words, trying to defend the taxpayer against the predations of the lawyers.

    A noble struggle and a fitting epitaph for the excellent Mr. Noonan.



    She would have died anyway.
    Anyone agree?

    Quote from irishhealth.com regarding the Hep C scandal on 11th January 2002,
    "Mr Noonan has since expressed regret at his handling of the matter."
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    Quote Originally Posted by runwiththewind View Post
    You feel you belong with the British, the same people who cut you off from the rest of Ireland.
    Yes - for better or for worse - probably worse.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Analyzer View Post
    Well wtf is Londonderry ? Is it a shop or something ?
    Its what northern prods call Derry as anyone who has ever met or even heard one knows.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Golden Phoenix View Post
    Michael Noonan announces that he doesn't wish to be considered for the new cabinet and will not contest the next General Election.

    I look forward to a robust and thorough analysis of his contribution to Irish life.
    Second only to Ernest Blythe as the worst ever Finance Minister. A hardline, ideological Right wnger.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ferdia View Post
    Second only to Ernest Blythe as the worst ever Finance Minister. A hardline, ideological Right wnger.

    Evidently, young Ferdia Mac Gobdaw hasn't ever heard of Gene Fitzgerald!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mushroom View Post
    Evidently, young Ferdia Mac Gobdaw hasn't ever heard of Gene Fitzgerald!
    Or Brian Cowen
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    Quote Originally Posted by wombat View Post
    Or Brian Cowen
    Can't believe McCreevy gets a pass. He is the author of all of our misfortunes.
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