Facing up to the reality of an economic nightmare

By Fintan O’Toole (for the Irish Times)

The movie of the summer is Christopher Nolan’s Inception, which is about a man who can enter other people’s dreams. The labyrinthine plot leaves many people confused: are we back in reality, or is he still dreaming, or is he dreaming that he’s woken up, or is reality all a dream? And that’s where we are in Ireland now.

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