Because they have it and I don't which makes me jealous and it makes me happy to see them punished.
How each came to have what they do or don't is irrelevant to the green eyed monster.
You see that sentiment day in day out.
Sad really but it's there and it does suit the politicians to make sure they keep that in plain view so it's not going to go away anytime soon.
Don't believe you KM. You have a house in Auckland, right? Then, you are almost certainly a millionaire - at least on paper. Same as many of us on here. Doesn't mean we have piles of cash hidden under the mattress though