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A JobBridge Too Far

September 19, 2011


I’ve been reading a lot lately about JobBridge, specifically a lot of criticism and scrutiny of the programme – it’s exploitative, it’s demeaning, it’s not doing what it’s supposed to do… All three, from what I’ve read and researched into the JobBridge scheme are pretty true. Many of us know these kind of schemes as […]

And Now The End Is Near…

February 25, 2011


  There’s just a little less than two hours left in General Election 2011 or #GE11 as it’s being heftily referred to on Twitter over the last 4 weeks. Somehow, it seems like it’s been going on for longer than a month though. In some senses it feels like it’s being going on for the […]

Protected: George Lee Tells Enda Kenny he’s leaving…

February 8, 2010

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Val Falvey TD – Episode 1 Review

November 26, 2009


I recently drew my attention to RTE’s new comedy sitcom series starring Ardal O’Hanlon. Val Falvey TD I suppose, is not an unprecedented idea for a sitcom series in Ireland at the moment. It seems the producers decided it was time to rip something akin to urine out of the current political situation. The question […]