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Oct 30, 2007 - Visiting Belfast

Saturday, Oct. 27 I took a day tour up to Belfast, capitol of Northern Ireland today, and I'm glad I did. It was a sobering experience. It was billed as a political tour, not a sight-seeing trip, but it certainly was eye-opening. I already have a pretty good grasp of the whole, long sad battle over Northern Ireland so I didn't need to hear a lot of what the driver said - and he repeated everything several times. Argh. I'm not going to repeat the history here. If you're interested, watch the movie "Michael Collins," starring Liam...

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