In July 2007 Bertie (typically) savaged people who expressed doubt about the economy
[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfjGSfuSQpA]YouTube - I don't know how people who engage in that don't commit suicide - Bertie Ahern[/ame]
'Sitting on the sidelines, cribbing and moaning is a lost opportunity. I don't know how people who engage in that don't commit suicide because frankly the only thing that motivates me is being able to actively change something,'
Since then Bertie has had to resign in disgrace amidst tribunal revelations that were extremely expensive to get out of him. It has also become absolutely clear that his critics were right, and the man with the pretend degrees from LSE & UCD, presided over some of the worst economic mismanagement in the Western World.
Now Bertie, you are stuck on the sidelines, costing us a fortune each year - your reputation is ruined - why don't you go and do the honourable thing ?