Irish is to be the EU’s 21st official language, according to the Examiner. It will mean “jobs for 110 translators fluent in the language, who can earn up to €85,000”. Aha, an end to Slugger’s funding problems! Anois, ca bhfuil mo focloir?
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty