Eoin Butler: writer, journalist and Mayoman of the Year

Tripping Along The Ledge

decent proposal


my top 5 most popular stories of 2009

#5 Compliments From The Chef (April 6th)
Acrimonious tête-à-tête with misanthropic celebrity chef Marco Pierre White for the Irish Times. The guy has the biggest ego of anyone I’ve ever met. On the other hand, I’d never even heard of him until about an hour before the interview (and kind of think cooking is for girls.) We were possibly never destined to be best mates then. And no, neither myself nor my “lady wife” ever took him up on that offer. Read the rest of this entry »


fatal redaction
An old acquaintance dropped us a line this evening. So should I trust this mystery lady? Or could it be a trap? Read the rest of this entry »