- 05 Feb 20
Solidarity–People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett dishes on his favourites and more
Who would be the last person you would invite to your birthday party?
Who would be the first person you would invite to your birthday party?
The great only appear great because we are on our knees, let us arise!
Jimmy Cliff – The Harder They Come.
All of Iain Banks’ books, but if I had to pick one, it would be Complicity.
John Le Carré.
Favourite actor / actress?
My mum or my sister.
Most embarrassing moment of your life?
Putting up my first election poster.
Ethiopian food and a cold beer.
Favourite TV personality?
Favourite item of clothing?
My new terracotta shirt.
Most desirable date?
Julie Christie in Doctor Zhivago.
Favourite method of relaxation?
If you weren’t pursuing your present career, what other career might you have chosen?
Winning the Repeal referendum.
Derby County’s failure to….
Your concept of heaven?
The Atlantic coast in the west of Ireland.
Your concept of hell?
Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael in government forever.
What would be your dying words?
I told you was ill.
Period of history you’d most like to have lived in and why?
During the Spartacus slave revolt in ancient Rome before they got defeated.
If you weren’t a human being which animal would you have chosen to be?
If you were told that the world was ending tomorrow morning, how would you react/what would you do?
Your nominee for the world’s best-dressed person?
My 16-year-old son.
Favourite term of abuse?
Humanity’s most useful invention?
Humanity’s most useless invention?