Has Varadkar finally blotted his exercise copy? Up to now he was the moral guardian of Irish politics, clean as a new pin. But now he’s done an old pals’ routine – will the stain stay with him?
Last week, Nobby Stiles died and Bobby Charlton was reported as suffering from dementia. How do you react to these idols, once so young and invincible, showing the onset of old age and death?
Finally, Trump and that election tomorrow – will. you watch it? Through your fingers and behind the sofa? Is there anything to be said for the present incumbent of the White House?
All the stories that need opening up with twin scalpels…