Former IRA volunteer and ex-prisoner, spent 18 years in Long Kesh, 4 years on the blanket and no-wash/no work protests which led to the hunger strikes of the 80s. Completed PhD at Queens upon release from prison. Left the Republican Movement at the endorsement of the Good Friday Agreement, and went on to become a journalist. Co-founder of The Blanket, an online magazine that critically analyzed the Irish peace process. Lead researcher for the Belfast Project, an oral history of the Troubles.
Women always say that giving birth is way more painful than a bloke getting kicked in the bollocks.
Here is proof they're wrong..............A year or so after giving birth women often say "I'd like to try for another baby"......
How many times have you heard a bloke say....."I'd like another kick in the bollocks".....(case closed).