Fionnan Sheahan: Parties now have nowhere to hide -they need a plan
Published 01/10/2010 | 05:00
'We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars" -- Oscar Wilde's words of wisdom sprang to mind yesterday when Brian Lenihan declared the worst to be over in the banking crisis.
"The Irish banking system is at rock bottom today," the Finance Minister declared.
Perhaps, but the country at large is left with the estimated €50bn final bill from the banking bailout.