Tag Archives: Sunday Times

No country for old men

This week it was radio presenter George Hook’s turn to be pilloried by the liberal Irish compassionazis. He had the temerity to suggest that young girls should take more personal responsibility for their own welfare and not knowingly place themselves … Continue reading

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Does not commute

In a series of recent investigations, the Sunday Times exposed how our elected representatives are effectively defrauding the Irish taxpayers and getting away with it. Last week we read that Anne Ferris (Labour) claimed an extra €16,000 in travel expenses, despite … Continue reading

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Falling Star

A judgement is expected today in the defamation case against Sunday Times columnist Brenda Power. In March 2009 Power wrote an opinion piece entitled “A Star is born, but not on camera”. It documented a failed circuit court case by … Continue reading

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Fashion crisis

The Sunday Times reports that US fashion label Abercrombie & Fitch is experiencing a consumer backlash following a misjudged statement by CEO Mike Jeffries, that the retailer only caters to the thin and cool. Los Angeles Film maker Greg Karber … Continue reading

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