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Miriam O'Callaghan came up in her own teenage son's Junior Cert paper


EXAMS ARE BAD enough at the best of times. But imagine if you opened your paper to find your own mother’s face staring back at you.

That was the situation encountered by Miriam O’Callaghan’s teenage son Daniel during today’s Junior Cert English Paper One. The broadcaster tweeted this afternoon:

OMG morto.

It was all part of a section on radio. 98FM’s Dave Moore, who also featured, tweeted a photo of the question:

Still, it can’t have been as bad as when this happened.

Source: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

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