Shane Ross: Anglo corpse infects Quinvalid
SEAN Quinn has been a media recluse for more than a decade. He made rare, stage-managed media appearances in his glory days.
Otherwise we were starved of Sean, led to believe that he was just an ordinary guy who played cards with his old mates for €10 a night. That drip-feed of titbits built up his carefully spun rags-to-riches image.
Sean's battery of public relations smoothies protected him from tough questioning. He spent a fortune on spinners. They batted away probing queries, building up a mystique about the man.