Wednesday 20 June 2018

Gene Kerrigan: Is he gone yet? Who's up next? Oh, him?

Leo and Simon at it like rabbits, Enda looked forward to a €378,000 gift, and FG forgot to vote

Gene Kerrigan

Gene Kerrigan

For politicians in heat, words are dust to be thrown in the eyes of others, while they position themselves for victory. And during any election, truth is a handicap. So, never mind what they say, watch what they do.

Like Bertie Ahern before him, Enda Kenny milked every last drop of applause he could extract from his leadership role. Kenny's would-be successors have been throbbing with lust for the top job.

Forced to restrain their passion, the longing built up. Over the past four days, since Enda said he's going, they've been at it like rabbits.

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