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Old 11th Mar 2019, 11:30
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BehindBlueEyes
 
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Originally Posted by Ogre View Post

I always though the trouble in Northern Ireland were not politically, or even religiously based. It was just two groups of thugs who wanted power, the rest was window dressing. I'm just waiting to see if the leader of her majesties opposition is going to give his congratulations, seeing as him and MM appeared to be besties!
I think you’re right - the Catholic/Protestant thing was more about and defining which ‘gang’ you belonged to rather than religious belief.

Years ago, and it’s always stuck in my mind, the wonderful Dave Allen pointed out that an anagram of Rev Ian Paisley was Vile IRA Pansy.
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