It's time to take race to Aras more seriously
Published 08/08/2011 | 10:54
Gay Byrne, who describes himself as "a young 77-year-old", is considering a bid for the presidency.
Sean Gallagher -- a declared candidate, certain of a nomination -- remarks, politely enough, on the TV star's advanced age.
Good Irish fun, and no doubt all the more amusing in the view of those who feel that the race has grown dull with the departure of David Norris.