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Al Jazeera reports that the European Central Bank has rejected Ireland's proposals to restructure some of the country's huge debts. The government wants to avoid paying tens of billions of dollars over the next decade to underwrite a failed Read more...
After first mocking Mitt Romney and his racist farewell, blaming his election loss on President Obama wanting to give those lousy, undeserving moochers out there some "free stuff," The Daily Show's Jon Stewart took Bill O'Reilly to task for his Read more...
C&L's Late Night Music Club With Van Morrison
In 1974, a newly divorced Van Morrison returned to his home of Northern Ireland to seek inspiration for his next album. Morrison recorded 'Veedon Fleece' thereafter, and it remains a fan favorite. Here's a tale about "an Irish American livivng in Read more...
Today's Wikileaks release includes a cable from 2004 extolling the virtues of Ireland's economic boom. In hindsight, we see what a failure Ireland's decision to give large corporations special tax breaks was. In 2004, US Treasury Secretary John Read more...
While things look pretty bleak in America, we can take comfort from the fact that we aren't alone in letting our economy get looted by multinational financial institutions. In Ireland, where eyes are doing anything but smiling, things are getting Read more...

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Nights At The Roundtable - The Chalets - 2007
(Peepee and Pony from The Chalets - fun loving girls. Honest.) I think I have found Ireland's answer to The B-52's. The Chalets were a techno/indie Read more...
C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Randal Bays And Tony McManus
There are times where selecting the Music Club feature can be tricky. You never know where inspiration will hit. Tonight I was looking for some soft m Read more...
Happy Saint Patricks Day! You could celebrate with an Irish seven-course meal, (a six pack and a potato), or this. Unqualified Offerings: The good ne Read more...
Late Night Music Club With Black 47
Tomorrow (Tuesday, March 4) is release day for the new Black 47 album, Iraq. The band chose the C&L Music Club to debut a song they wrote about someon Read more...
C&L's Late Nite Music Club With The Tossers
I've been chided that our Music Club has been a little skimpy in some genres. I asked C&Ler Gregory to suggest something that might be a little di Read more...