Saturday 10 December 2016

Enough with the Mercs 'n' perks

Published 27/10/2010 | 05:00

While David Davin-Power was reporting on the RTE news from outside Farmleigh House where the Cabinet was meeting to discuss the savage budget cuts, he told us that the Taoiseach was arriving.

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Sure enough, the barrier rose for his big Merc to pass through, followed by another big Merc, probably containing his briefcase and/or bodyguards.

A minute later, a cyclist dressed in an overcoat and cap arrived, spoke to a garda and the barrier lifted for him also, and in he went.

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