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07-04-2021, 23:39   #946
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and for a bonus point, which female TD is the longest sitting female TD still holding a seat?
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07-04-2021, 23:44   #947
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08-04-2021, 00:00   #948
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Something I read here, years ago.

Name the spot on the city centre (in Dublin) where you will still find a union flag (union jack)?
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08-04-2021, 00:10   #949
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and for a bonus point, which female TD is the longest sitting female TD still holding a seat?
Surely Roisin Shorthall?
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who are the longest serving TDs currently still serving as a TD? there are two tied for this honour.
Lowry has to be one of them, it’s either Charlie Flanagan or Martin who is the other id say.
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08-04-2021, 00:25   #951
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Lowry has to be one of them, it’s either Charlie Flanagan or Martin who is the other id say.
Willie O'Dea I say has sat longer than those.
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Name the spot on the city centre (in Dublin) where you will still find a union flag (union jack)?
Among the British military flags in St Patrick's Cathedral
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Surely Roisin Shorthall?
correct.
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08-04-2021, 08:48   #954
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Lowry has to be one of them, it’s either Charlie Flanagan or Martin who is the other id say.
none of the above. it's richard bruton and (as castletownman mentioned) willie o'dea. both elected feb 1982 and have held a seat since.
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Carrigtoohil, Croagh Patrick, Sugarloaf, and the Giants Causeway

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You didn't even get one!
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You didn't even get one!

I thought I might've gotten 2 max Pretty sure Carrigtoohil is good - thought that was another name for Carrauntoohil - ah well, tis all endemic now...

Earregardless, a question: When someone uses incorrect words or phrases while speaking, these are known as malapropisms. What author created the character, from whom the word 'Malapropism' is derived.
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can you name the married couple who both currently are TDs?
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What author created the character, from whom the word 'Malapropism' is derived.
i have a vague memory it was conan doyle?
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Earregardless, a question: When someone uses incorrect words or phrases while speaking, these are known as malapropisms. What author created the character, from whom the word 'Malapropism' is derived.
The Irish-born Richard Brinsley Sheridan.
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can you name the married couple who both currently are TDs?
You might be thinking of Holly Cairns and Christopher O'Sullivan, but....
https://www.southernstar.ie/news/hol...onship-4216532
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