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13 photos that perfectly represent what a gem of a president Michael D is

Stand UP for Michael D, stand UP for Michael D…

AS IF WE needed a reason to celebrate Michael D but…

1. Look at him celebrating Robbie Brady’s goal in France, look at his little face and his fists and his waistcoat


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2. Having a tremendous time with these schoolchildren, reading and enriching their young minds while laughing and generally being adorable

Higgins visits Ark Cultural Centre for Children Source: PA WIRE

3. Posing with the Áras dogs on an evening stroll, probably saying things like “good dogs, good lads” to them

michad Source: Danny Callaghan

4. Taking this sporty selfie with Jon Walters and the lads looking as happy as larry the lot of them and look how Meyler’s chin is almost resting on top of Michael D’s head

jon Source: @jonwalters19

5. Hanging around with height twin The Queen of England, probably planning to swap a few outfits

President Higgins state visit to Britain - Day Two Source: Peter Macdiarmid

6. Existing beside these wreaths and making us imagine that the wreaths are normal sized and he is a Borrower

7. Ditto this dog

President Higgins state visit to Britain - Day Two Source: PA WIRE

8. Also this giant horse

President Higgins state visit to Britain - Day Four Source: Steve Parsons

9. Not forgetting the Coronas, and while we’re at it look at him wearing his suit to a music festival, does he even own jeans?

10. Stop. It.

President Higgins state visit to Britain - Day Two Source: Dan Kitwood

11. Another enormous wreath. Sob

1916 Easter Rising commemoration Source: PA WIRE


28/10/2011 Presidential Campaigns Elections Source: Leon Farrell/RollingNews.ie

13. He wasn’t ready for that at all, at all

28/10/2010.Labour Partys Michael D Higgins on stag Source: Leon Farrell/RollingNews.ie

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