Sunday 18 March 2018

Brian Brennan: Pension piracy so much easier than taking on the privileged

Brian Brennan

NO self-respecting pirate would stoop so low as to steal the handful of doubloons that an old shipmate had put aside over the years so as to afford a little daily grog to comfort him in his old age.

Nevertheless, the ageing buccaneer generally deemed it prudent to bury his or her treasure in a remote spot only identifiable by an X on a well-hidden map.

Our Government didn't need a map. They know where the treasure is buried and they have no qualms about dipping into it.

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