Comment: Let's leave the Leaving to the young and stop reliving the past
The Leaving Cert really shouldn't cause so much fuss every year, no matter what system they use to tot up the points
Every year it becomes increasingly clear that the fuss over the Leaving Cert is simply a way for middle-aged Irish people to recapture their youth, or to live vicariously though the young.
Enough already with the stories of how your Irish paper went in 19-whenever. Nobody cares.
The media laps this stuff up every August. Newspapers and radio stations go into overdrive.