Runners and ‘’ riders


We are told that Martin Sheen is ruling himself out of running for Ireland’s presidency, so I thought we should be having a look at the available contenders, and of course their chances.

  • Former Archbishop of Cloyne John Magee  odds 1,000,000 to 1 against
  • Oscar Wilde                                          odds  100 to 1 against
  • Dana                                                      odds 4 to 1 on
  • Queen Elizabeth the 2nd               odds 10 to 1 against
  • Paddy McGinty   plus goat)               odds 15 to 1 against
  • Barry O’Bama                                     odds 16-1 against