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Prime Minister Brian Cowen - see top of the list for Irish turkeys "The Irish Government" Photo by: Google Images

The top ten 2010 Thanksgiving Irish ‘turkeys’

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Prime Minister Brian Cowen - see top of the list for Irish turkeys "The Irish Government" Photo by: Google Images

Lindsay Lohan

One star that will be breathing a sign of relief as the end of the year approaches is Lindsay Lohan. The troubled star is currently doing a stint in rehab after being released from prison. The 24-year-old  was sentenced to 90 days in prison in July for violating her probation from a 2007 drug charge. She was released on August 2nd having served just 2 weeks of her sentence.

Latest reports suggest that the “Mean Girls” star is about to lose her latest role in the film “Inferno”.

READ MORE- Lindsay Lohan to start jail sentence - see video

The first GAA porn star

Greg Jacob, the former Wexford hurling star found himself in trouble off the playing field this past summer when it was revealed he was an amateur porn star. The Sunday World newspaper revealed that Jacob had taken part in an British porn star's sex tour of Ireland. During an episode of Tanya Tate’s Sex Tour Of Ireland, Jacob is seen entering Tate's camper van. Need I continue!

GAA chiefs were none too pleased by the revelation.

READ MORE- Top Irish athlete revealed as porn star

The Irish Tax payer

And the award for the biggest turkey of them all for 2010 goes to the Irish tax payer. Not only have been been lumbered with the mounting bad debts from Ireland's toxic banks. But they can also look forward to an increase in taxes in the upcoming annual budget next month.

The buck has stopped with Ireland's hard working tax payers, who may have may have benefited from the Celtic Tiger era but never expected to be accountable for the wreck-less actions of greedy banks and property developers.

READ MORE- State-owned Anglo Irish Bank posts the largest financial loss in Irish corporate history

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