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# ming-flanagan - Friday 2 October, 2020

Belgian police launch investigation into 'unauthorised use' of Luke 'Ming' Flanagan's Twitter account
# Investigation
# Investigation

Belgian police launch investigation into 'unauthorised use' of Luke 'Ming' Flanagan's Twitter account

Oct 2nd 2020, 3:41 PM 32,729 Views 30 Comments

A tweet was sent in the early hours of Monday morning.

# ming-flanagan - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'Sorry Peter': No surprise twists after a weekend of high drama - as curtain comes down in Castlebar
# Midlands Northwest
# Midlands Northwest

'Sorry Peter': No surprise twists after a weekend of high drama - as curtain comes down in Castlebar

May 30th 2019, 3:45 PM 32,592 Views 24 Comments

The second longest-running show in the Irish Euro count ended last night – here’s how it all played out.

# ming-flanagan - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Tusla worker's phone was used to send journalist death threats
# Hate Texts
# Hate Texts

Tusla worker's phone was used to send journalist death threats

Nov 1st 2017, 12:01 AM 51,700 Views 70 Comments

A garda investigation is now underway.

# ming-flanagan - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Fine Gael MEPs have been compared to fascists
# Ttipping Point
# Ttipping Point

Fine Gael MEPs have been compared to fascists

Jun 10th 2015, 4:38 PM 14,078 Views 114 Comments

Flanagan didn’t hold back in his criticism.

# ming-flanagan - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Will Luke 'Ming' Flanagan be part of the new Independent alliance?
# Rebel Alliance
# Rebel Alliance

Will Luke 'Ming' Flanagan be part of the new Independent alliance?

Jan 15th 2015, 8:15 PM 12,208 Views 48 Comments

The two men have been political allies for years — but is Ming on board with the Ross-Fitzmaurice plan?

# ming-flanagan - Saturday 11 October, 2014

"There was cattle to be moved": The winner of the 'Ming' by-election explains his late arrival
# By-election
# By-election

"There was cattle to be moved": The winner of the 'Ming' by-election explains his late arrival

Oct 11th 2014, 8:47 PM 26,303 Views 44 Comments

The country’s newest TD was busy on the farm, but he’s now arrived to a rapturous reception at the Roscommon count centre.

# ming-flanagan - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Laughter and applause for Phil Hogan, as Sinn Féin challenge falls flat
# Good Hearing
# Good Hearing

Laughter and applause for Phil Hogan, as Sinn Féin challenge falls flat

Oct 2nd 2014, 9:30 PM 48,683 Views 236 Comments

Big Phil’s anticipated ‘Big Grilling’ failed to materialise at the EU Parliament this morning, and the agriculture committee has now voted to back him as commissioner.

# ming-flanagan - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Back in time: Would you vote for THIS 'Ming'?
# Looking Sharp
# Looking Sharp

Back in time: Would you vote for THIS 'Ming'?

Sep 28th 2014, 5:30 PM 17,446 Views 42 Comments

Now available in colour (and with hair).

# ming-flanagan - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Turf cutter Michael Fitzmaurice to contest Roscommon/South Leitrim by-election
# Endorsed By Ming
# Endorsed By Ming

Turf cutter Michael Fitzmaurice to contest Roscommon/South Leitrim by-election

Sep 9th 2014, 10:53 PM 6,429 Views 24 Comments

Fitzmaurice said he had recieved many requests from people in Roscommon and Leitrim.

# ming-flanagan - Friday 30 May, 2014

A Ming Dynasty? Here's who's in the running to take the MEP's vacant Dáil seat
# Runners And Riders
# Runners And Riders

A Ming Dynasty? Here's who's in the running to take the MEP's vacant Dáil seat

May 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 18,807 Views 41 Comments

The independent politician’s ascension to Europe automatically triggers a by-election in Roscommon-South Leitrim. Who will take his place?

# ming-flanagan - Monday 26 May, 2014

Ming: No, I won't send a replacement to Brussels
# Euroming
# Euroming

Ming: No, I won't send a replacement to Brussels

May 26th 2014, 10:56 AM 25,217 Views 73 Comments

But will he serve a full term? The independent TD’s leaving the door open for an early return to domestic politics.

# ming-flanagan - Saturday 10 May, 2014

A comedian's brother, a garda whistleblower... The 'super subs' that could end up in Europe
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

A comedian's brother, a garda whistleblower... The 'super subs' that could end up in Europe

May 10th 2014, 9:45 AM 20,773 Views 26 Comments

The list of ‘replacements’ that could end up taking MEP seats also includes pro-life and LGBT campaigners, a former army officer, and an ex-world champion athlete.

# ming-flanagan - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

'Ming' Flanagan will tell us if he is running for Europe after St Patrick's Day
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

'Ming' Flanagan will tell us if he is running for Europe after St Patrick's Day

Mar 11th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,253 Views 47 Comments

The independent TD is not playing down rumours that he will run for the European Parliament in Midlands North-West.

# ming-flanagan - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Watch: Ming Flanagan challenges Minister to drink glass of 'glorified piss' (water)
# Ming's Challenge
# Ming's Challenge

Watch: Ming Flanagan challenges Minister to drink glass of 'glorified piss' (water)

Dec 19th 2013, 12:12 PM 57,881 Views 384 Comments

The independent TD could be in trouble with Dáil authorities after an outburst in the chamber this morning.

# ming-flanagan - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Guideline-setting GP supports cannabis decriminalisation
# Drugs
# Drugs

Guideline-setting GP supports cannabis decriminalisation

Oct 27th 2013, 6:45 PM 21,087 Views 143 Comments

Dr Cathal Ó Súilleabháin says decriminalisation would combat crime, make the drug safer and allow for research.

# ming-flanagan - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Turf cutters 'vindicate their rights' and cut turf in Roscommon and Galway
# Protest
# Protest

Turf cutters 'vindicate their rights' and cut turf in Roscommon and Galway

Jun 29th 2013, 11:52 AM 10,303 Views 130 Comments

The turf cutters say they have no alternative. A European Union directive requires Ireland to ban turf-cutting on certain bogs.

# ming-flanagan - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Mar 16th 2013, 10:00 AM 7,348 Views 13 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: The country is ‘fraped’ with snow; Pope Francis feels let down by Ming Flanagan; horsemeat scandal neigh fair to the rich?

# ming-flanagan - Friday 20 July, 2012

Pics: Luke Ming Flanagan wears his Oscar the Grouch t-shirt in the Dáil
# Sesame Street
From The Daily Edge
# Sesame Street

Pics: Luke Ming Flanagan wears his Oscar the Grouch t-shirt in the Dáil

Jul 20th 2012, 10:44 AM 16,382 Views 146 Comments

Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street…

# ming-flanagan - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

# ming-flanagan - Friday 15 July, 2011

# ming-flanagan - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Denis Naughten loses Fine Gael whip over Roscommon Hospital vote
# Roscommon Hospital
# Roscommon Hospital

Denis Naughten loses Fine Gael whip over Roscommon Hospital vote

Jul 7th 2011, 4:00 PM 1,730 Views 23 Comments

Naughten loses whip for voting against his party on the hospital cuts, while Frank Feighan faces the wrath of constituents for voting ‘Yes’.

# ming-flanagan - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

'Ming' Flanagan says suicide remarks taken out of context
# Ming Flanagan
# Ming Flanagan

'Ming' Flanagan says suicide remarks taken out of context

Jun 29th 2011, 9:17 AM 2,130 Views 17 Comments

Senator accuses TD of having told a Department of Health official to “go get a rope and commit suicide”.

# ming-flanagan - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Ming vows to stop smoking cannabis while 'in the Republic of Ireland'
# Ming Flanagan
# Ming Flanagan

Ming vows to stop smoking cannabis while 'in the Republic of Ireland'

Mar 23rd 2011, 5:43 PM 3,808 Views 0 Comments

The Roscommon-South Leitrim TD has said he might pop over to Amsterdam or Portugal to smoke cannabis in the future – but only if he has the time.

# ming-flanagan - Monday 21 March, 2011

Column: Ming Flanagan's crusade isn't about Civil Rights - it's about personal gain
# Op Ed
# Op Ed

Column: Ming Flanagan's crusade isn't about Civil Rights - it's about personal gain

Mar 21st 2011, 11:42 AM 39 Views 0 Comments

In his latest column, David Kenny argues that Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan’s cannabis crusade is not a Civil Rights issue like David Norris’s. It’s about Luke wanting to get stoned, that’s all.

# ming-flanagan - Friday 4 March, 2011