Monday 16 December 2019

Garth row reaches the Dail

Q No fewer than four TDs raised the Garth Brooks brouhaha in the Dail chamber, with Fine Gael's Jerry Buttimer saying: "If Ireland is the place that, as he said himself, is dear to his heart, then he shouldn't penalise all those who bought tickets."

One deputy cracked a GAA-inspired joke. "Seamus Derby, Lar Corbett and Owen Keegan – three men that prevented a five-in-a-row in Croke Park," he wisecracked.


Irish Independent

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