Dearbhail McDonald: We need a proper debate before voting on handing over our rights
Published 17/10/2011 | 05:00
I MISSED the presidential debate on RTE as I had a violin lesson that night and was grappling with Vivaldi's Concerto in A Minor when Dana almost dissolved on set.
It is risky, as a journalist, to deliberately dodge key political events.
But my personal, as opposed to my professional, interest in the presidential election has peaked, hence my descent into a maelstrom of the musical kind.