Stories flow thick and fast as Kerry bids farewell to noble warrior Páidí Ó Sé - The Irish Times - Wed, Dec 19, 2012
Cowen was always going to come to Ventry this Christmas – the two had planned to meet over the festive season. But it happened, tragically, sooner than he expected.
Afterwards, he joined builder Tom Bailey and Seán Quinn jnr in a snug for a drink
The man once responsible for the State's finances and governance, and now in receipt of a 6 figure tax-funded pension, thinks it's acceptable to drink in the company of two of the best examples of what went wrong with the country. I'm only surprised they didn't 'phone Sean Fitzpatrick and make a night of it.
If there was ever a clear example of the kind of dodgy networks, relationships and lack of awareness and ethics it's this - ex Taoiseach boozing with dodgy developers and greedy defaulters.