The Irish Independent Poll this morning makes sobering reading for the Government parties. The Blueshirts are only one point ahead of the Soldiers of Destiny and Michael Martin is the most popular leader of all. It seems that after the … Continue reading →
About John Mallon
A sixty something male, happily settled with two adult brats and my rock of common sense. I've worked at lots of jobs, done lots of things, had many experiences hairy and otherwise and have met some really interesting people in my life as well as a fair share of pricks too. I have witnessed change, some of it just for the sake of it and I hope this blog will communicate the "how it was" as well as the "how it might all turn out." I am a libertarian, mildly catholic, strongly christian and I like to practice what I preach. I hope you enjoy my observations and some of them serve you well in your life.
I remember an old cartoon I saw once of a guy in the dock with a tenacious lawyer grilling him. The guy turns a pleading look at the judge and the caption reads, "You ask me to tell the truth, … Continue reading →
The Irish Water debate, (or debacle perhaps?), just keeps on rolling. The authors of the whole ruse are off on holidays for a while now to frantically wrack their brains for some way to kid us into accepting Irish … Continue reading →
On the radio last week I heard that the Government plans to increase the minimum wage by fifty cent and hour. In theory then, those on the lowest rung of the ladder would at least see an extra €20.00 each … Continue reading →