Beware a scribe's curse
Published 04/11/2007 | 00:00
Fifth Column is going to be far more careful about what he writes.
When we saw a most discombobulated Harry McGee recently, initially we thought the Examiner's top political correspondent might have been unimpressed by our gentle chiding last week about the level of body armour he wears when cycling.
However, as it turns out the voluble hack needed all of the body armour -- the bicycle clips, helmets, arm and knee pads sported by our Green hero -- for as Harry turned into Leinster House last week, our man was almost flattened by a passing car.