The caped crusader turned 82 last Thursday, having made his first appearance in Detective Comics issue 27 in 1939. A year later the Dark Knight would get his self-titled comic line, Batman. Created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger, at 82 the world’s greatest detective is going strong; a new movie, “The Batman”, directed by Matt Reeves and starring Robert Pattinson, is slated for release next year. In addition, Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton are reprising their past performances as Batman for an upcoming Flash movie.
It appears that we are on the verge of welcoming a new political party into the vast, complex world that is Irish politics. Following the leak of official documents in recent weeks, it seems that a new Left-Green splinter group is about to emerge from an unexpected place.
For years, the hospitality sector has been a great source of sponsorship for the local GAA team in their municipalities however, 2020 saw the hospitality industry short changed and suffering huge losses. What might this mean for the stream of revenue local GAA clubs have been dependent on for so many years?
Trial of Derek Chauvin Commences
You’d be forgiven for focusing your attention on Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil in the coalition government. After all, they are the bigger parties in power and have (rightfully) dominated most media coverages related to the government. COVID-19 recovery means action on finance, public health, enterprise, employment, and foreign affairs. But now, we see what the Green part of that equation entails. After all, they did also sign the programme for government.