If dreams were lightning, thunder was desire, this whole place would have burned down, a long time ago.
This morning's IT has a call for Con Houlihan to get in on the act.
Each announcement of a celebrity death now comes with a knee-jerk demand for the new bridge to bear the name of the lamented. Maybe we should just call it the 'Recently Deceased' bridge.
The Brian Lenihan memorial walkover
Amazingly, there's no call in today's IT to call it the Katie Taylor Bridge.
Man kann gar nicht soviel fressen wie man kötzen möchte!
Max Liebermann, Deutsche Maler.
And on cue this morning's IT has 3 letters looking for the bridge to be named for Taylor.
Why not call it The Bowllix Bridge? There's been many a Bowllix in Dublin and elsewhere in Ireland and so far they have only been honoured with a chair in the Senate. CF, if you don't stop trying to taliban Irish colloquialisms out of existence I am putting you down on my List alongside certain Fianna Failers and just above Flatley.
Think National. Act Local. Oh- and superstition is just the dark matter of human history.
Naming it the De Valera Bridge is out of the question as it's neither long enough nor crooked enough.
There is a case for naming it to honour Ernest Walton HERE
Give me a misty day, pearly gray, silver, silky faced, wide-awake crescent-shaped smile