Tag Archives: The Irish Daily Mail

Nanobots, I discovered, are microscopic robots……

There’s an old adage which says, if you want to make God smile, tell him your plan. Well whaddya know! 2014 and I’m still here, grimly hanging on to the coat-tails of the past, the present and the future, all … Continue reading

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NOO YAWK NOO YAWK!

The downtown bus on 2nd Avenue was crowded when I got on. Standing room only. I pushed my way to the back and found a spot behind a little old man. He was holding on for dear life to the … Continue reading

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Bertie Ahern got his mug on the cover of….

Amazingly and brazenly, Bertie Ahern got his mug on the cover of prestigious Millennium Millionaire, [UAE’s equivalent to Forbes Magazine], a magazine that is read almost exclusively by the rich, the powerful and the sophisticated. At thirty grand a pop … Continue reading

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John Lennon was assassinated by odd-ball, psychopath Mark Chapman, thirty three years ago….

John Lennon was assassinated by odd-ball, psychopath Mark Chapman, thirty three years ago, last Saturday [8th December], gunned down as he strolled from his limo to the entrance of his New York home, the Dakota Apartments on the posh upper … Continue reading

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We are Japanese if you please……

Luckily Big Phil Hogan had no reason to be on Enda Kenny’s trade mission to Japan. Had big Phil come bursting through the door, his heft might have alarmed the locals into thinking Godzilla had been hired, at a six figure … Continue reading

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Selfies, Wags and Bromance…….

The great thing about the English language is that it is never static and every year acquires new words. Obviously in this high-tech world we live in, there are lots of new job-related words, but when a new word comes … Continue reading

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‘Gross’ Anyone for deep-fried bushtucker?

How could we turn down Loyd Grossman as a guest on Nighthawks. He was intriguing in an idiosyncratic way and back in those days Loyd was “hot,” because of his fabulous series “Through The Keyhole,” which found him snooping around … Continue reading

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