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Political opportunism… February 6, 2013

Posted by WorldbyStorm in Irish Politics.
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From Leaders’ Questions this morning on the topic of the Magdalen Laundries

Enda Kenny (in response to Mary Lou McDonald): I’m not going to rise to the bait of political opportunism…

And then, almost in the same breath…

You above all people and the party you represent …

(I paraphrase – but only very slightly)

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1. Tomboktu - February 6, 2013

Up there with Tony Blair’s announcement at the end of the talks that led to the Belfast Agreement that it was not a time for sound bites, immediately followed by the insight that he felt the hand of history on his shoulder.

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WorldbyStorm - February 6, 2013

Yes, it has that feel to it. He’s not had a two good days. MLM was particularly good I thought.

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2. que - February 6, 2013

I walked away from the debate thinking that for all the greamhar nature of Kenny he is an out and out bollix.

a sickening bollix. I recgonise i’m not adding to the debate much with that but sometimes its sufficient to state it like that.

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WorldbyStorm - February 6, 2013

Depressing how he (kenny) has taken precisely the same path as those who have come before him. Tight lipped ‘say nothing’, diversionary rhetoric.

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CMK - February 6, 2013

que, no that’s a perfectly succinct summation of Kenny’s character and a useful addition to the debate.

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que - February 6, 2013

honours english in the leaving cert dontcha know

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