One Man’s Ceiling Is Another Man’s Floor

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Life in an apartment building is seldom uneventful but it’s far from all bad, writes Donal O’Keeffe "It's just apartment house rules so all you...

Are the aliens self-isolating?

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Twinkle, twinkle, little star, sings every small child. Why have the diamonds in the sky never come wondering what we are? “What is the stars, Joxer,...

O Lord, give us a fresh election but not just yet

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54 days since the election, it seems clear that, for some, the real focus is on the next election, writes Donal O’Keeffe   You’d want...

‘It seems to me a miracle we don’t have people begging...

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It was snowing on Paul Street two Thursday nights ago. Not dry, fluffy Hollywood snow, but Irish snow. Cold, white rain, basically. I was...

What politician cares for our past, let alone our future?

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It’s that time in the five-year cycle when local and European candidates suddenly remember the electorate. In Fermoy, voters should ask politicians how they...

‘Sherlock’ proves that how we get to Art is not the...

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‘It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important,’ said Holmes. Sometimes, writes Donal O'Keeffe, the...

Is there anything to be said for having another election?

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It’s hard to see how Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael can cobble together anything likely to be acceptable to the Green Party membership, and...

When the Magi had gone

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Some two thousand years after the Gospel of Saint Matthew says a carpenter and his family were forced to flee persecution in their native...

Brexit: A Tory breakdown that has poisoned far more than just...

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These days, only a fool would write about Brexit or British politics even a day in advance, let alone almost a week out. So...

And Now For Something Completely Horrible

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Terry Jones' place in the history of comedy and popular culture has been secure for fifty years or more, but his brilliance - and...

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