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Leo Varadkar: has got  snared in a trap of his own making. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Leo Varadkar: has got snared in a trap of his own making. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

It’s been the first week in quite a while that Covid-19 has been knocked from the top slot in politics by other events and controversies.

For it to happen, it’s taken no less than polling day in a US presidential election (which we will come back to later) and Leo Varadkar getting snared in a trap of his own making – our print lead today.

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