Sam Smyth: Callely at risk of getting caught in a tangled web
Published 09/08/2010 | 05:00
'What a tangled web we weave, When first we practise to deceive'
Ivor Callely clearly hadn't heard of Walter Scott's most famous quote before issuing his astonishing statement on the forgery-for-phones scandal yesterday.
The self-serving blather only compounded the growing confusion over who-did-what-to-whom in the Ivor-Gate outrage that has panicked the Seanad.