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There are doings afoot on the Irish property market!

A consortium of businessmen, headed by retired footballer Niall Quinn, have just announced plans for the construction of a New Jerusalem, where the righteous shall be exalted and where there shall be no more tears or sorrow, and no more pain. The upscale development, which analysts believe may presage the end of days and the second coming of Christ, will be located on the N4 just outside of Athlone… Read the rest of this article here.

April 23rd, 2010.

2 Responses to “There are doings afoot on the Irish property market!”

  1. gueuleton Says:

    At the risk of sounding like a kiss ass.

    Everyone knows now what a farce the whole Celtic Tiger thing really was. But your social diary was saying as much at the time. In hindsighht, this pisstake of over hyped property developments was spot on. Kudos.

  2. Eoin Says:

    Thanks Gueleton, can’t say that I had any insight into the economy or anything tho. In fact, if I had one rule with The Void it was to avoid ever making any serious points about anything. It was just a bunch of funny, moronic lies. Nothing else.

    (I find pomposity funny regardless of whether the person being pompous is right or wrong.)

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