Jane Clifton: Mega-spot of bother

By Jane Clifton In Politics

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13th July, 2012
Owen Glenn, Sir Michael Fay, Sir Bob Jones, Julian Robertson, Sir Peter Jackson – there’s a list of financial titans who have left politicians in various sorry states, from distinctly pink about the gills to being in “can this career be saved?” territory – generally without even necessarily having any such intention. But by any measure, especially a mayhem-perinitial- outlay calculation, no moneybags has ever come close to the political carnage caused – with industrial-strength insouciance – by Kim Dotcom. And our politicians appear not even to have seen him coming. Despite ...

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