Willie O’Reilly: In the Covid age, minds gravitate to the internet

With many of us having little to do and all day to do it, the media and the online world have helped to pass the long hours of lockdown

19th March, 2021
Willie O’Reilly: In the Covid age, minds gravitate to the internet
Family catch-ups, a beer with the lads or learning the ukelele are all happening online

The pubs have now been closed for more than a year. It’s hard to believe, but we’ve more or less spent 12 months drinking from the off-licence, with the exception of certain periods where those serving food were open. By vacating our barstools, we’ve also had a lot more time on our hands.

When this pandemic passes, the question will often be asked: what did you do with your time?...

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