Kilkenny cats

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Kil`ken´ny cats

n.1.Two cats fabled, in an Irish story, to have fought till nothing was left but their tails. It is probably a parable of a local contest between Kilkenny and Irishtown, which impoverished both towns.
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if it wasn't mesilf thin that was mad as a Kilkenny cat I shud like to be tould who it was!
Their bickering is "worse than a couple of Kilkenny cats.
The old-timers like me are dying out, Labour needs to get its act together and sort themselves out with a proper set of policies, stop the vacuous promises and get down to trying to win an election, not fight like Kilkenny cats over nothing.
Ireland's Tidiest Village: EMLY, CO TIPPERARY TIPP TOP Martin Kelleher, second from right, of sponsors SuperValu, joins the committee from Tidiest Village Emly at the Helix centre in Dublin NEAT FEAT Killarney campaigners receive award from SuperValu chief Martin Kelleher Ireland's Tidiest Small Town: LISMORE, CO WATERFORD SMALL WONDER Environment Minister Phil Hogan, far right, with Lismore campaigners Ireland's Tidiest Large Urban Centre: KILKENNY catS Get creaM 3Kilkenny committee celebrates award Ireland's Tidiest town: KILLARNEY, CO KERRY STREETS AHEAD Megs Kelleher celebrates Killarney's success as Ireland's Tidiest Town yesterday
If he's not sold, he'll go for a bumper," said Bowe of Jan Jandura, representing the Kilkenny Cats Syndicate which includes Voler La Vedette's owner Margaret Brophy.
And the Panelists are all performing together at the Kilkenny Cats Laugh festival this summer.
Kilkenny cats, On Wenlock Edge, and Heart of Midlothian.
While the Tories are fighting among themselves like Kilkenny cats, Labour are quietly getting their act together for what may well be their final party conference before the next General Election.
THE Kilkenny Cats predictably got most of the cream when the Vodafone All-Star hurling team for 2007 was announced, leading the way with six awards.