Yesterday Whaleoil, scourge of the Auckland Regional Amenities Funding Board who’ve cut funding to the rescue helicopters by over $1 million, went to town on those with their snouts in the public trough and how they just love to spend money on junkets for themselves and their mates. Now who does that remind me of?
Readers will know all about arts luvvie and Labour Party activist Vern Walsh. He is to troughing what Jesse Owens is to athletics, Mohammed Ali is to boxing, Sir Don Bradman is to cricket, and Babe Ruth is to baseball. A man with his snout so deeply in the trough, he’s made it all the way to Spain.