Gene Kerrigan: What a performance! Wave more cash!
Talent doesn't come cheap, and when we have it we must pay dearly to keep it, writes Gene Kerrigan
Published 02/10/2011 | 05:00
You probably think Michael "Fingers" Fingleton is a greedy little bastard. With nice teeth. If so, you've been paying too much attention to the media over the past few days.
The hacks have portrayed Mickey Fingers as an avaricious man who scuttled out the door of Irish Nationwide, his pockets bulging and his bank left in flitters.
Let's put a human face on this poster boy for fat-cat self-indulgence. Mickey Fingers is a victim of his environment, as any of us might be.