Sunday 27 May 2018

Lise Hand: Middle-aged men stage love-in for cameras in muppet-free zone

Michael O'Leary and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at yesterday's press conference.
Michael O'Leary and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at yesterday's press conference.
Lise Hand

Lise Hand

IT WAS a morning of shocks at the Aviva Stadium. Firstly, when the Taoiseach bustled into the Ryanair press conference, he was an unprecedented five minutes early – and this is a chap who is habitually late for every event.

Secondly, he was chatting merrily away to Michael O'Leary, despite the fact that the Ryanair boss rarely utters the word 'government' without the word 'muppets' following close behind.

So was Michael going to treat us to the much-loved (not) Ryanair bugle for his on-time landing of Enda?

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