Baa humbug – bemusing bleatings from the Judas sheep who led investors to be bled by Hanover

April 1, 2010

Alf is unmoved by former One News presenter Richard Long’s expressions of remorse.

Nor does he feel any sorrow that Long has lost money.

He concedes that not a spark of sympathy was struck when he learned this morning that Long regrets his role as the television voice for Hanover Finance and says he has lost about $50,000 himself.

Until now, he says, he has hardly spoken about the aftermath of the Hanover collapse which left thousands of mum-and-dad investors out of pocket.

“Nothing has changed. But I feel bad about the deal – really bad,” Long said from his home in the Coromandel.

And so he bloody should.
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