On Tue, 14 Apr 1998, John P. Mullen wrote:
> Personally, I have no love for the British. They've left strife all
> over the world (India and Pakistan, for example).
Much the same could be said about the U.S. of course.
> I cannot understand why anyone who is Irish would want to be a British
There are several hundred thousand Irish who want to be British
subjects whether you or I "understand" it or not -- that is reality and
reference to emotive and inaccurate terms like "colonies" and "Free
Ireland" won't make the real issues any clearer.