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Logging on to the Irish Labour Party’s election campaign site, I can’t be the only one who expected some sort of punch line.

For a decade and a half, our economy has boomed. There are more jobs and there is more money … But, are you happy?

It’s a campaign that’s so bizarrely terrible that it almost makes you wish for the lies and dirty tricks of British politics. Almost.

This 1,071st post was filed under: Politics.






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