Any Other Business: How we at AOB enjoyed the 'banned' midterm break

Thankfully, the Dáil was off for the week, so it gave the AOB Political Desk a chance to catch up on its reading. Among the list was Diarmaid Ferriter's latest typically lightweight whimsy, 'Ambiguo

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Thankfully, the Dáil was off for the week, so it gave the AOB Political Desk a chance to catch up on its reading.

Among the list was Diarmaid Ferriter's latest typically lightweight whimsy, 'Ambiguous Republic: Ireland in the 1970s (679 pages plus another 200 of footnotes) and of course Mammy O'Rourke's rollicking account of her years in various Fianna Fáil governments.

Also on the list for revision purposes was something called the Programme...

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