Fianna Fail - The Republican Party: A Lot Done, More to Do, The preposterous oxymoron used by the FF spin merchants to help ease the incompetent self-promoters back into power
ireland.com - Focus - General Election 2007
Little did the many morons amongst you who voted for them realise how much damage the "lot they had done" caused to our country.
A good article above on the spin around the 2007 GE.
Fianna Fáil planned to repeat the successful trick of the last two campaigns by making everything about Bertie Ahern. Even its constituency posters carry his image with the names of the actual candidates nestling in relative obscurity. But the strategy backfired this week when the media seemed anxious to talk about nothing else except the troubled Taoiseach.
And whoever booked the big posters of an avuncular Bertie beaming down on the grateful youth of Ireland forgot that many of them went up on the new kind of swivelling billboards, where one image dissolves every few seconds into the other. They must not have been too pleased to find the Taoiseach's image alternating from moment to moment into a PlayStation ad consisting of white letters on a black background spelling out the question: "Is This Living?"