When Barack Obama was elected President of the United States, I, like many, felt I could detect the winds of change. Now I am not so sure.
So Fine Gael have hit their lowest poll rating since they came to power. To be blunt, the surprising aspect to this is that it has taken so long.
Some of my readers want me to be a bit more cheerful this week. Well the truth is that I do try to be optimistic even when circumstances look a bit black.
Summer’s gone and the Christmas lights are on, or at least they are at the moment. BON JOVI came to Slane and sang “Livin’ on a Prayer”. This week he sang the same song in Kensington Palace with Prince William and Taylor Swift.