It Only Encourages Them, is written by Paul Duggan. The name for the blog is taken from the old political quote “Dont vote it only encourages them”. It Only Encourages Them, is a sideways look at Irish current affairs and politics.
I am socially liberal, Curmudgeon, Rogue, Rebel (Cork boy) and Daddy. Prone to to the odd bouts of humour i am the creator and author of Irish Shades of Grey.