“This year will be harder than last year. On the other hand, it will be easier than next year…”

I love this quote from a Brian Feeney column last week:

In 1967 Enver Hoxha, the Albanian Stalinist dictator, said in his new year message: “This year will be harder than last year. On the other hand, it will be easier than next year.” Inspirational stuff indeed.

A few tweets give a good overview of all that is not well on the good ship Northern Ireland. As you may have noticed we woke up to a blanket of snow. Good job that roads service is there to keep the roads clear, oh wait…

Still, lucky we have our world-class ‘free’ health service:

And it is great that we give ALL our kids the opportunity of a great education…

Oh well, at least the lights are on for now…



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