COLM O'REGAN: One of the finest sentences ever uttered on Irish TV

The aster*sk keys of the keyboards of country’s media were worn out after that Late Late Show last Friday week.

When as Shane Lynch let fly. He was on with Boyzone as they promoted a pension top-up/farewell tour and the producers decided to show that clip. The one where Gay Byrne introduced Boyzone and they danced like no one was watching.

“What was that about?” asked Ryan, expecting a bit of aww shucks banter in reply. That is not what he got.

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