A year of living terribly cynically

Absolutely unbelievable! Truly staggering! Staggeringly amazing! There aren't enough phrases to describe the change witnessed in this country over the past 12 months.

4th March, 2012
A year of living terribly cynically
Another major year of change was 1847-48, when we found out that if you couldn't eat potatoes, they really weren't that useful.

Absolutely unbelievable! Truly staggering! Staggeringly amazing! There really aren't enough phrases knocking around to describe the change that has taken place in this country over the past 12 months.

There have been plenty of other transformational years in Irish history, periods during which our little island changed forever, but the past 12 months really take the biscuit.

For example, the whole 1171-72 period was a big one for us as it was when we first discovered how...

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