GAA and Orange in shared space…

Yep, despite the near mass hysteria that grips some of our commenters this time of year it seems two of the strongest markers for cultural identity on the island are going to be sharing the same US stage: the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

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