According to Richard Delevan, Father Sean McManus is the first senior figure in Irish (okay Irish American) politics to run his own blog. Fair play to you Father! And congratulations on being (to our knowledge at least) the first Irish political heavyweight to commit to the online discussion! Now, what’s holding up the rest of you?
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