Finally making the connections

Could it be that, finally, somebody within RTE has woken up to the fact that there’s something rotten in the state of Ireland?

Could it be that that somebody has, finally, begun to make connections between current scandals and the dodgy activities of previous politicians?

On Prime Time last week, in a report on the Callely case, a reporter made the following comment against archive footage of the criminal Haughey.

It’s not hard to imagine where Senator Callely might have learned his political skills.

Against archive footage of the chancer Bertie Ahern the following comment was made.

Senator Callely’s habit of answering questions with a combination of anger and bewilderment as to how the matter could be seen as a serious matter at all may well have been learned at the feet of another master.