PAT+JUDE TALK ABOUT MICHEÅL MARTIN (IS HE A MOLE?), JOHN FINUCANE, AND SPORTSWASHING.

 

To look at him, you wouldn’t think Micheál Martin was a wildly interesting person. I say that because in today’s vlog/podcast we get caught up in the Dublin government and their attitude to the North. I wonder could he be a Sinn Féin mole? As Pat says, every time he opens his mouth,  he adds votes to Sinn Féin’s hefty lead.But does that mean John Finucane is right to attend a South Armagh commemoration of IRA volunteers? Stephen Nolan doesn’t think so. We give that one a thorough going-over.

Then there’s golf. Rory McIlroy is a bit miffed – the PGA, which he stuck with despite hundreds of millions being dangled before him by LIV. Now the PGA and LIV have combined and Rory, God love him, is feeling a bit miffed.

And what about ‘sportswashing’ in general? Is there any real difference between a multi-billionaire owning a club and a state like Saudi Arabia owning it? Do we always take into accound a person’s moral character when we deal with them?

So many knotty political and moral questions. Isn’t it well we have all the answers? Bainigi sult as…

 

 

 

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