I Thought We Were On To A Good Thing

Waxing biblical, David McWilliams suggests Greece, and by extension Ireland, invoke the Bible as a reason for working  out of the mountain of debt the government has foisted upon us. McWilliams cites Deuteronomy, which calls on creditors to release their debt every seven years. One version I found on the internet starts off like this:…

NAMA Madness

The scale of the debt about to be foisted on the Irish taxpayer is truly impressive — in a Jaws or Godzilla sort of way. Economist, David McWilliams, compares it to the folly of trench warfare in WWI. You can read it all here. Summarising the scale of the bailout, he says: We have also…