Politics 1 July 2013 "I knew they were bad, bad, bad" Business quote of the day. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML "I knew they were bad, bad, bad" David Drumm, former boss of Anglo Irish Bank, has spoken for the first time since recorded phone calls during the banks collapse, which eventually cost Irish taxpayers €30bn, were published. The tapes, released to the Irish Independent last week, revealed senior executives at the bank singing the German national anthem as deposits were guaranteed from the EU, admitting that they plucked the €7bn bail out figure out of thin air and Drumm saying he would "probably punch" Finance Minister Brian Lenihan. › Will MPs reclaim the power to vote against a pay rise? Photograph: Getty Images Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Jeremy Corbyn has found a vulnerable spot on Theresa May and trade Politicians are worried that their pensions are destroying the planet. Is yours? Nap Store: Where did all these new mattress start-ups come from?