GUBU – origins of the phrase12 February 2024
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In our February blog, Turlough O’Riordan discusses the sequence of events that led to the resignation of attorney general Patrick Connolly in August 1982, and the origins of GUBU – a phrase that has become firmly embedded in our political and cultural lexicon.
Article image: Malcolm Macarthur leaving the Four Courts, Dublin, during his 1983 trial
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