Friday 15 December 2017

Kim Bielenberg: Irish politicians more than a match for Obama when it comes to comedy routines

Finance Minister Michael Noonan
Finance Minister Michael Noonan

It is not normally the job of a statesman, but President Obama showed promise as a funny man when he had them rolling in the aisles at the recent White House Correspondents’ dinner.

So which Irish and international politicians could cut it on the comedy circuit? Michael Noonan, Pat Rabbitte and Joe Higgins have sometimes rivalled Winston Churchill in tickling the funny bone.


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