Alf has never been a champion of the banks and the bankers who run them. He has been especially sour about the buggers since they pulled out of Eketahuna.
But the sadsack socialists at The Standard are more loathesome than bankers.
Today a bloke called Eddie is banging on about the big bucks owed to the IRD.
The banks, who tried to rip us off to the tune of $2.6 billion, have agreed to pay us $2.2 billion.
I don’t get it. We’ve spent tens of millions so far on court cases to get our money. We’ve won every case.