Matt Cooper: Another election may be the only answer

Matt Cooper: Another election may be the only answer View Gallery
Will the ballot boxes be pulled out again?

Many voters can see that the differences between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil run far deeper than lazy stereotypes

The genius of comedy classic Father Ted is partially illustrated by the way many of its one-liners have been used since to deal with real-life, but somewhat surreal, Irish situations: “The money was only resting in my account”; “That would be an ecumenical matter”; and “Is there anything to be said for having another Mass?” are among its great oft-quoted quips and which can be applied to and adapted for our politics.

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