Reality check for FF

The Irish Examiner’s Noel Whelan looks again at Fianna Fail’s strategy with the added knowledge of the presentation by Trinity politics professor Michael Marsh to the Political Studies Association of Ireland in Limerick last weekend, blogged previously, and argues, in effect, that, with Dermot Ahern’s comments at Stormont, they have seriously overplayed their hand.

Particular paragraphs to note are –

“Although in certain seats that limited switch to Sinn F

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