The great insurance scam

  Culture of rising premiums and dubious claims has got to be stopped Column: BarrTalk In … [Read more...]


Opinion: BarrTalk Rather than a populist showman, Trump is a dangerous sociopath who threatens all … [Read more...]

England for the English

Brexit ramps up racism, increases economic uncertainty and destabilises the North Goodbye great … [Read more...]

Cockhill Bridge: What’s in a name?

Let’s hope the naming process doesn’t drag on for the next thirty years too! With construction … [Read more...]

Champagne lottery winners lift All-Ireland gloom

Thirteen people who weren’t nearly as depressed as the rest of us when the summer officially … [Read more...]

Christians ditch Bert and Ernie

A bakery that refused to make a cake emblazoned with the slogan, ‘support gay marriage’, below a … [Read more...]

Bobby Womack Crosses 110th Street

If there were such a thing as musical heaven, ‘Across 110th Street’ would be playing in the … [Read more...]

Barrtalk on Mandela

South African leader was a true inspiration, a hero for all time Since Nelson Mandela’s death … [Read more...]

Barrtalk on Bob Dylan

Song and France man The French are getting harder to like. Now they are attempting to indict … [Read more...]


Big brother still watching The news that ‘big brother is watching’ is old. Older than the onset … [Read more...]