Positively neutral, which is brilliant,” he says, as he sits slurping oysters at a restaurant near his office at Harvard, where he has for more than a decade been a professor, following his years at Oxford.Brits still see plenty of him, through four Channel 4 series to accompany his books.She has also campaigned against Sellafield, the northern English nuclear facility.Ayaan Hirsi Ali a Somali-Dutch feminist and atheist activist, says death threats she received after she criticized Islam have, paradoxically, led her to live life more fully.Niall Ferguson has been called a lot of things in his 20-year career as a historian, TV presenter and public intellectual: glamorous, arrogant, brilliant, a Right-wing academic playboy.But these days he is aiming for a different sobriquet: boring. With early interest in music he started playing guitar when his brother got one for Christmas. Horan attended the catholic Coláiste Mhuire, both in Mullingar as a teen.
An example of his classically Fergusonian efforts at remaking himself: does he think he’s been unfairly labelled as arrogant?
According to our spies in Ireland, Niall Horan spent a lot of time with 17-year-old Ali Mc Ginley during a trip back home to Mullingar, Co Westmeath, Ireland, over the weekend. Has Niall gone all Bear Grylls on our asses and taking up camping? While they're from the same small town, Ali and Niall only met quite recently, but hit it off straight away.
And though she didn't confirm their relationship, she has admitted that she and the pop star are "very close". Or are they both acting particularly flamboyant and wearing bright clothes? Although apparently they're concerned about the impact Naill's schedule would have on a relationship.
She is the wife of singer and musician Paul Hewson, known as Bono, from the rock group U2.
Raised in Raheny, she met her future husband at a young age at Mount Temple Comprehensive School and married him in 1982.