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Smirking, measles and morons: The week in quotes

“As far as I’m concerned, he’s a moron.”

IT WAS A week when the Troika came to town and said that everything was a-okay. The referendum campaign hotted up with accusations from both sides.

Rurpert Murdoch was at Leveson, senator Rónán Mullen was in the wars, and the country mourned the death of artist Louis le Brocquy.

That and more, it’s all in the week in quotes:

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