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Calvert wrote: A protester outside the Dail last night said 'Ireland's still a theocracy at heart covered by a thin veneer of democracy'.
Bryaniek wrote: What's Labour's view on the whole thing?
Wyatt Earp wrote:
Diable Rouge wrote: The Catholicism of the country is very much over-rated, opinion polls show a referendum on gay marriage would pass 2:1 if held tomorrow.
No doubt, but it's the remaining Catholickiness that's important here, don't you think?
I'm always a bit bemused by the line of argument that says, in effect, "Catholicism isn't that bad really, because nobody takes any notice of the bad bits." Especially when, quite clearly, some people do.
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