You stated that those who caused the crisis were doing well, and mentioned vultures.
Where did I say they had merit? Learn to read.
Correct, but those are still ordinary people. You can also argue that protecting people’s savings and the banking system helped protect some future generations as people still had cash to invest in education et cetera.
Irish people have private pensions.
Well done for pointing out the obvious. I was merely pointing out to you that while bondholders were saved and many of those were wealthy fat cats, that many shareholders who were the same (i.e. wealthy fat cats) lost out on the share price.
Your entire narrative is that it is always the little guy who misses out and the wealthy who do well. That is factually incorrect.