Dabbing in the Dáil
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Dabbing in the Dáil: Richard Boyd Barrett explains his dance move during drugs debate

It's the global dance craze born out of US hip-hop culture that's swept the world over the last year.

From nightclubs to sports grounds to television studios, it seems almost everyone's had a dip at doing the dab.

But in a surprising new development, it has worked its way into the stuffy world of Irish parliamentary politics.

In an attempt to get down with the kids, Richard Boyd Barrett brought the dab to the Dáil.

  • 08 Jul 2016
  • From the section Europe