Gardai in Traffic Accident

As you know, I don’t normally post too much about local news here in Limerick, but here’s one that caught my attention courtesy of Squid. This involves a crash between […]

Cell Phones

Cell Phones

Do you know what a cell phone is? No. It’s not an American mobile phone. It’s what the drug-dealing murdering scumbags in our jails use to run their operations while […]

Three tragic deaths

Three tragic deaths

The media behaved disgracefully towards poor Tania Corcoran, who died giving birth to twins as did one of the babies. There was absolutely no reason to report that Tania was […]

The Cannibal Murders

In March 1997, two mentally-ill women living in “sheltered housing” in Dublin were murdered in a savage attack during which the killer ritually mutilated their bodies. The crime, which came […]

The Heart of Darkness

Dalkey is one of the most charming and salubrious of South Dublin suburbs, retaining most of the character it used to have when it was just a village, clinging to […]

Anti-social behaviour orders

Anti-social behaviour orders

I see the new Anti-social Behaviour Orders are ready to roll. According to today’s papers, the adult version will be available for the new year, with children’s asbos following in […]

Who killed Richie Barron?

Three questions. Who was drunk-driving in Raphoe on the night of the 13th October 1996 ? Who knocked Richie Barron down, and drove away? Why did the guards try so […]

Non-lethal weapons

For a change, I think the Guards were right in what they did. (Shock, appalled recoiling horror, stunned amazement, disappointment, rejection, despair). No. They were right. This thing in Gort […]