Quote of the week..

From a review/interview of Colonel Tim Collins’s book Rules of Engagement. On where his stirring eve of battle speech in Iraq came from:

Come the time, come the moment. How do Irish heroes find the words on the gallows steps? They just come to 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