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Beneficiaries – they’re not like us…

Or so the National government would have us believe. They’re introducing a bizarre range of measures designed to control the behaviour of a whole section of the population, using the threat of benefit reduction or removal to ensure compliance. There … Continue reading

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Relax (yeah right)

So the Rugby World Cup semi final between New Zealand and Australia takes place tomorrow night. The media’s going crazy with Australian pundits fanning out across the media landscape to explain why the All Blacks will choke yet again and … Continue reading

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Annual Nude Rugby Game

Warning to watch out for ‘the big hairy fella’ | Otago Daily Times Online News Keep Up to Date Local, National New Zealand & International News. Dunedin’s special relationship with nude blokes continues.  Every year a bunch of students organise … Continue reading

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Thoughts: Connected or Not

A few things from the past couple of days: 1) New Zealand paused yesterday at 12:51pm for a two minute silence for the victims of the Christchurch earthquake. Thousands of people gathered in the centres of their towns, or just … Continue reading

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