Archive for February, 2012

Mack’s Craic

26Feb12

Something unusual happened at home the other day, the phone rang, the HOME phone. No one ever calls on the home phone, we both use our mobiles. We were watching the telly at the time; I thought it was a telephone on the TV! I don’t even know our phone number. In fact, apart from […]


Mack’s Craic

19Feb12

The credit agency Moody’s has given Britain a “negative outlook”. Well they don’t call them “Moody’s” for nothing. I have to agree with them though, but not about the economy. In Britain we DO have a negative outlook. First thing Monday morning, go up to anyone you work with and ask them how they are. […]


Mack’s Craic

12Feb12

I don’t really understand the Republican Presidential Candidate race in the United States. All I know is it looks like the winner will be either Newt or Mitt. What kind of names are they? They sound like cartoon characters! In case you can’t tell them apart, Mitt is the one that looks like the bloke […]


Mack’s Craic

05Feb12

Figures of authority don’t tend to believe me when I’m telling the truth. This week’s cold weather has reminded me of the first time that happened. More on that later in the Craic. There’s snow and ice everywhere as I type. Even though this happens every year in Britain, we still can’t cope with it. […]