Nah, give up on their good old surrogate Empire, the American one?
They'll come round fast enough.
Another circle jerk thread for the alt right wánkbags of Politics.ie. You're all going to be so sad when your hero Trump crashes and burns like one of his dodgy biznisses.
He would like a media that at least tries to be impartial.2. Why do you give a fnck what the Irish media thinks of US politicians?
It is expressed in two modes.
 An over concentration on Mr Trumps personal failings .
 A totally excessive and fawning coverage of his adversaries and the ignoring of their personal failings.
The Irish state owned and operated RTE has been the cheerleader in all this.
Just listening to yer wan Power on Newstalk now.
The wimmens are taking this very badly eh, lads?
Trump has said some crass and disgusting things in public, but is that worse than "commemorating" 1916 or WW1 or the "war of independence" - which all involved murder for political purposes.
.... occurs within a group of people in which the desire for harmony or conformity in the group results in an irrational or dysfunctional decision-making outcome. Group members try to minimize conflict and reach a consensus decision without critical evaluation of alternative viewpoints by actively suppressing dissenting viewpoints, and by isolating themselves from outside influences.