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O'Leary: swear it again?

Has Ryanair firebrand Michael O'Leary genuinely turned over a kinder, gentler new leaf? Fearghal O'Connor reports.

30th March, 2014

A mere three fucks and two shits. Ryanair has indeed changed - or, at least, its colourful chief executive has.

The presence of just five expletives in an entire press conference last week suggests that Michael O'Leary is taking his newfound role as the world's cuddliest airline boss very seriously indeed. His past press conferences would have featured single sentences containing that number of colourful phrases.

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