This Candidate Got Trashed In The Polls – And Responded With A Sensational Rant On Facebook
'Next bastard that comes to my door will know all about it. After helping over 8000 people in 7 years on the council this is how your rewarded'
Nobody likes a sore loser.
And while most eliminated candidates so far have magnanimous in defeat – like losing Oscar nominees in ill-fitting suits – the same can't be said for Donegal's Frank McBrearty Jnr.
After securing just 3% in the initial tallies earlier on, he took to Facebook with the following scathing (and subsequently deleted) message;
He also told the Donegal Democrat that he was:
"completely biased against people like me who have been fighting corruption for the last 19 and a half years."
In his defence, though, he may have had reason to be cranky.
Earlier in the day, he posted: