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05-09-2020, 22:26   #61
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Ian Paisley, maybe Bertie Ahern ?
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05-09-2020, 22:26   #62
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The amount of likes for the Paul McGrath suggestion and the absence so far of anyone taking issue with it, says everything. As near to universally loved as you are going to get.
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Why?
I'm not too sure
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In the early '90s, the Sunday Independent used to have a hit piece on him every week. Really vicious stuff. A lot of those columnists haven't gone away either.
Eoghan Harris is still acting the maggot in his advanced years.
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Without doubt.

Did you go to that party in Loughrea tonight or was it cancelled
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Conor McGregor
Nope. A blowhard.
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I think he was Ireland's best politician since O'Connell but I don't think he was universally loved, he had plenty of critics over the years.
Perhaps to some of his political views but as a person, a leader, he was loved and admired.

10 years ago was voted greatest person in Irish History.

https://extra.ie/2020/08/09/must-see...-irish-history
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Are there any Irish people who are loved by everybody, or practically everybody anyway?
The only 1 I can think of to even come close to it is Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh.
Any others?
Yet, me obviously, where have you been onthis planet. Everybody loves me
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John Hume.
You are forgetting about all the throwbacks up north (and the Provos) who absolutely hated him.
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Are there any Irish people who are loved by everybody, or practically everybody anyway?
The only 1 I can think of to even come close to it is Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh.
Any others?
Jesus no, that fcuking voice of his goes through my head like a drill.
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Shane Lowry

Darren Clarke.
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Without doubt.

Did you go to that party in Loughrea tonight or was it cancelled
He got coy about it, didn't want to risk it just in case.

Hopefully it is not until next week, fingers crossed. I cannot wait to meet his brother.
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