That is incredible ;(
findings announced today..Ireland is 2nd most expensive country in
findings previsouly...Ireland is 2nd most corrupt country in Europe...
..and we havent even gotten to the roads/broadband/insurance yet! :(
Well, at least we have this beautiful weather :(
From: Padraig Brady [mailto:padraig at antefacto.com]
Sent: Wednesday, June 26, 2002 11:03 AM
To: ILUG at linux.ie
Subject: [ILUG] customs!
Why I oughta...
I ordered 2 t-shirts from thinkgeek, total price $29.
Customs got their grimy hands on them and charged:
€8 duty + €12 "handling fee" + €5 COD charge. So
€25 extra for something that costs $29. I'm sorry
but that's extortion, so I sent them back.
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