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# The Meaning of Life

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# The Meaning of Life
Stephen Fry says he was 'enchanted' to be caught up in blasphemy row
He described our “unworkable” blasphemy legislation as “a wonderfully Irish solution”.
# The Meaning of Life
New Zealand wants to scrap its blasphemy laws after Ireland's Stephen Fry probe
“I didn’t think we had it, I thought it had gone,” New Zealand’s Catholic leader Bill English said about its own law.
# The Meaning of Life
Simon Harris says Ireland's blasphemy laws are 'silly' and 'embarrassing'
It’s been suggested by experts that our current blasphemy laws are ‘unenforceable’.
# The Meaning of Life
Interview where Stephen Fry tells Gay Byrne God is evil is up for an award
“How dare you create a world in which there is such misery that is not our fault. It’s not right. “
# ya wha' gay?
Hozier has been explaining to Gay Byrne why he thinks baptism is ridiculous
The veteran presenter also asked the singer if his generation was ‘cross and resentful’ about the Catholic church.
# totally hungover
12 Gay Byrne expressions to perfectly sum up your hangover
He knows what’s up.
# Stephen Fry
The former Archbishop of Canterbury gave an interesting comeback to Stephen Fry's God tirade
His reply is deep. Real deep.
# The Meaning of Life
Gay Byrne does NOT look impressed with Stephen Fry talking about an 'evil God'
He even asked Fry, “You think you’re going to get in on that?”
# The Meaning of Life
Watch Gay Byrne react to Stephen Fry's scathing response to question about God
Everything about this is amazing.
# forty two
8 people who have figured out the meaning of life
Chocolate? Ninja turtles? Fitted sheets?
# aul wink
Here's how Twitter reacted to Enda Kenny's interview with Gay Byrne last night
He talked about meeting his wife and threw some evils.
# I'm out
'I've a job to do here': Enda rules out top EU role... again
The Taoiseach said he expects Jean-Claude Juncker to become the next president of the European Commission, but David Cameron is trying to block this from happening.
# when gaybo met enda
Here's a taster of Gay Byrne's interview with Enda Kenny tonight
Gaybo quizzes the Taoiseach about the first time he laid eyes on his wife.
# Say what?
The 14 best quotes from Bono's interview with Gay Byrne
Bono on rage, his taxes, Inchicore and being smug.
# Aras 2018?
Gallagher doesn't rule out having another run for President
Asked by Gay Byrne if he’d do it all over again, the former Dragons’ Den panellist – and soon-to-be new dad – simply says: “Who knows?”
# Mary McAleese
Mary McAleese: 'I'd love to say I saw the bust coming... but I didn't'
In an interview to be broadcast this evening, the former President also discusses gay marriage and discusses her attitude to church governance.