Comments on: Ireland gets slim pickings from ECB deal Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:26:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: breezinthru Wed, 04 Apr 2012 12:32:30 +0000 It’s a very sad thing that has happened to Irish citizens. Their recklessly greedy banks lost many billions of Euros and the Irish taxpayers are now trying to find a way to pay off the banks’ debts that the Irish government placed on the shoulders of its citizens.