How embarrassing, I’m now claiming to be of Anglo-Irish descent.

An otherwise interesting article in the Belfast Telegraph is somewhat
spoiled by the headline:

How Ulster Scots put Bush in power

It must be hard enough trying to convince the world of the validity of an Ulster-Scots identity without burdening it with this!Nell McCafferty is quoted –

‘Unionists are boring, though I will say this about them – you can throw everything you have at them, and we did, and they’re still f****** standing there. It’s like that film Zulu. You have to respect them for that. Yep, I salute them, the b******s.’