Arrogance takes on ineptitude in treaty scrap

The Irish grandads, Eamon Gilmore and Pat Rabbitte, need the support of their probable Soviet pals of the 1970s and 1980s, Buranovskiye Babushki.

26th May, 2012
Remember the finger-wagging of "Labour's way or Frankfurt's way", in contrast to the childish eagerness to please the troika?

The Irish grandads, Eamon Gilmore and Pat Rabbitte, need the support of their probable Soviet pals of the 1970s and 1980s, Buranovskiye Babushki, the Russian grannies who so impressively represented their country at Eurovision during the week. I suspect they might have met the Babushki in Moscow during their ideological induction classes in the early 1980s.

The Irish grandads and their sexagarian colleagues deserve to lose the referendum on Thursday, if only for the unSoviet-like...

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