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getting boomier

18 worrying signs that the Celtic Tiger is back


1. Nobody can afford anywhere to live

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2. Even MiWadi is priced at gourmet levels

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3. And you can get stuck in a yacht jam

4. Probably on your way to buy this

5. Parking your helicopter is a total ‘mare

6. Gerald Kean and Lisa Murphy are a thing again

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7. Conversations like this are a reality

8. Supermarkets are actually raising prices to attract customers

9. But look, a rising tide lifts all boats

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10. Even the graffiti is middle-class now

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11. The headlines would raise your blood pressure

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12. *throbbing*

13. The world is in love with Ireland again. We’re even on Countdown.

14. Dublin’s giant new ‘Nespresso Boutique’ doesn’t sell coffee…

… it sells ‘Grands Crus’.

15. Not that you’d be drinking them anyway. What is this, 2007?

16. Even the smallest purchases will send you to the cash machine

17. Oh.

18. But on the plus side, at least small businesses are taking advantage of the recovery

Enjoy it everyone!

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