From the frontline of the Kulturkampf…

Overheard at Southampton Airport: “We passed a GAA match the other day. It was Monaghan against Dublin or something like that. We had a load GB stickers from camping in France, so we got out and stuck them on the cars that were parked outside”.

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

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