Thursday June 4, 2020

Off Message: O’Leary’s good humour has taught me a lesson

Positivity in the middle of a pandemic has been oddly refreshing, and thankfully there’s a lot of it about – from Kate Beckinsale and her obscenely fluffy cat Clive to a deeply empathetic Joe Duffy

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

24th May, 2020
Kate Beckinsale has helped lighten the mood with her grumpy cat Clive

There was a moment back in March when I had thoughts of murder on my mind.

Quite frankly, it was Michael O’Leary from Ryanair who was in my crosshairs at the time. I had booked flights for three of us in my family to go to France before the St Patrick’s Day weekend.

Reading the news stories, we chose not to fly because of the health dangers, but learned we’d have...

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