International Airport, international footprint…

Aldergrove Airport has a carbon footprint the same size as Mali. If and when global warming does begin to bite, it will be Mali, rather than Belfast that begins to suffer first!

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