It was one of the moments of the election.
The old lady who asked Michael Martin could he live on €230 a week.
TV3 featured the entire exchange – lasting 32 seconds – on its 5.30pm bulletin.
It was electric viewing.
So – not to want to sound too Max Keiser about it – why on earth did RTE – on its 6.01pm and 9pm bulletins – edit her out off after TWO seconds?
Answers to the usual address.
Watch the RTE Version Here (play from 3.30)
And compare with the TV3 report, below: