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The poor Taoiseach has been called 'Edna' AGAIN

Poor Edna.

POOR OLD EDNA – sorry, Enda – Kenny must be getting sick of this by now.

Last month it was US politician Paul Ryan:

Back in 2011 the New York Times was calling him Ms Kenny:


More recently that it was Ron Burgundy, who challenged “Edna Kenny” to a live TV debate, while the Boston Globe also gave him a feminine touch:

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Now the Taoiseach’s trip to London to celebrate President Higgins’ official State visit is falling foul of the same mistake.

First on UK telly:

And then in the Daily Mail:


The Daily Mail has since corrected the Taoiseach’s name, but we’ll always have screengrabs. Blessed screengrabs.

Read: The New York Times reports on Ireland’s new leader… Ms Enda Kenny>

More: Edna Kenny strikes again>

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