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It’s Not Easy Being Green (and Red)

mayo babygro
Right. I’m outta here. Got a call last night to see if I wanted to go on tour with Ian Dempsey and Mario Rosenstock and their Gift Grub thingy. I’ll be writing about it for the paper, you understand. (It’s hilarious the number of people I’ve told, who assumed they’d asked me to perform. What? On the back of this? Really!?) Can’t say that I’m an avid listener of the show, as I’m very rarely up before noon. But I did a bit of a crash course in it last night. It’s quite funny. The Michael Flatley bit is hilarious! (Thanks to Darragh, by the way, for bringing that to my attention.) But I find their Ben Dunne and Enda Kenny almost impossible to differentiate. Anyway, screw you guys, I’m off… yeee-haw!

May 6th, 2010.

5 Responses to “It’s Not Easy Being Green (and Red)”

  1. sarah Says:

    Ahh… what a cutie. Is that the Mayo baby-gro? It’s not that bad at all. Looks like she’s just heard about the Cork result though!!

  2. Eoin Says:

    @ Sarah – no I think she’d just read the latest NAMA projections there…

  3. massey Says:

    Well its she’ll be paying for it…

  4. fiona Says:

    Not a fan of that brand of humour but the Flatley piece last week was hilarious. Tell them to do more of that!

  5. Conal Says:

    sure tell us a joke fiona

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