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Kenny's big gaffe was in the Dáil, not in Davos

A comment that Taoiseach Enda Kenny made in the Dáil last Tuesday was even more stunning than the airhead "people went mad borrowing" remark.

29th January, 2012
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These EU summits seem to be no more than a photo opportunity for Kenny to be seen with important people.

A comment that Taoiseach Enda Kenny made in the Dáil last Tuesday was even more stunning than the airhead "people went mad borrowing" remark, which he made in front of the masters of the universe at Davos.

He told the Dáil: "We will not have 'defaulter' written on our foreheads. We will pay our way. We have never looked for a debt writedown, although we want an extension of flexibility from these facilities...

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