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Ireland’s Wars: Munster Rises For Hugh O’Neill

The victory at the Yellow Ford had radically altered the strategic situation in Ireland. In the aftermath, with the northern confederation separating and returning home while the Pale waited with baited breath for a possible attack on its borders, both sides … Continue reading

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Clusterf**k To The Aras: Sorry (I Was Caught)

So, three candidates are falling away. Mary Davis. The revelations about her earnings in recent years make for uncomfortable reading. While she may have been perfectly entitled to the massive amounts of money that she earned, I would have deep-seeded … Continue reading

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Clusterf**k To The Aras: And Then There Were Seven

It has been a busy week in the Irish Presidential race. I previously expressed my doubts that David Norris could get the required number of Oireachtas members or county councils in order to get on the ballot. I based this … Continue reading

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Clusterf**k To The Aras!: Harris, Norris, McGuiness And O’Murchu

A bit to talk about today, in regard a few different aspects of the Presidential race. Eoghan Harris, a writer for the Irish Independent, was on Matt Cooper Thursday evening (unfortunately, that link won’t last forever), discussing David Norris and his … Continue reading

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