Monday May 25, 2020

Mary Regan: The failed marriage that may need a quickie divorce

Going nowhere fast, meeting every crisis with stasis, the dysfunctional Dáil is as much use as a robot bride

9th April, 2017
Micheál Martin and Enda Kenny: historical attachment to their parties means we have had a Westminster model of parliament Picture: Collins

A Chinese engineer made headlines last week after finding true love in marrying a robot he constructed and programmed himself. Among the benefits cited by 31-year-old Zheng Jiajia are that he won’t have a mother in law, he won’t have to save up to buy a house and as he gets older, and his wife will stay as pretty as the day they first met.

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