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Underestimating the intelligence of the public

From El Pais (not a permalink):

"The Basque regional government on Monday asked for a public boycott of bars, restaurants and other establishments that have put up posters and pictures paying tribute to ETA...The Basque regional government on Monday asked for a public boycott of bars, restaurants and other establishments that have put up posters and pictures paying tribute to ETA".

Applying that line of thought to these parts, I imagine that precious few Irish Republicans frequent bars with UVF regalia, and reprints of the Dublin Declaration probably do not line the walls of pubs favoured by Loyalists.

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Blogger James Higham said... 9:00 am

Was there a point, Mr. C, to repeating the headline?  



Blogger Croydonian said... 9:15 am

Erm?  



Blogger James Higham said... 1:35 pm

In the quote, I mean. You wrote it twice or they did and I failed to get the point. Oh dear. Am I making a fool of myself? Oh dear, am I giving you the perfect cue?  



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