Monthly Archives: July 2006

MONDAY , 31 JULY 2006 .

<img src=" GREAT TO BE BACK ! ….but hard to get going again ! We enjoyed our break in Tramore , County Waterford – too much of this , perhaps (it was , on a ‘guessitmate’ , between 27 and … Continue reading

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Israel/Lebanon/Spaniards and the Tainos .

<img src="http:// The present ‘thug tactics’ of the Israelis brings to mind similar atrocities ‘visited’ on a now extinct people , the Tainos , by Spaniards . In 1492 , Columbus landed on an island which he and other invaders … Continue reading

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HOLDING POST , TUESDAY 25 JULY 2006 .

<img src="http:// The ‘ 1169…’ crew are back in Dublin – physically , at least , if not mentally ! The weather still feels ‘holiday-ish’ , deadlines remain something we left behind us in early July , but ……. in … Continue reading

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FRIDAY , 14th JULY 2006 .

<img src="Updated each Monday , Wednesday and Friday . The ‘1169…’ crew will be heading off on our annual holiday today , July 14th , for about two weeks . ‘Junior’ considers himself “too old” to accompany old fogies like … Continue reading

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WEDNESDAY , THURSDAY , 12th-13th JULY 2006 .

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MONDAY/TUESDAY , 10th-11th JULY 2006 .

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FRIDAY , 7 JULY 2006 .

<img src="Due to a ‘balls-up’ with our staff (!) , this blog will publish only on Mondays , Wednesdays and Fridays . Until……. <img src=" PADDY COONEY’S ARMY ……. Not since the earliest days of the State has the role … Continue reading

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