Public Address 03/05/05 - Scoops And Blackouts
PUBLIC ADDRESS 03/05/05 - Scoops and Blackouts
Blackout! | May 03, 2005 10:16
Russell Brown's Hard News
How clever of Metro magazine to stage a major
power cut last night as a marketing device for its cover
story on Auckland's ailing infrastructure. Or possibly not.
Anyway, shortly before 7pm, the lights went out in Pt
Chevalier, Grey Lynn, Westmere, Morningside and Kingsland -
and stayed out for...
Stop the cruelty | May 02, 2005 22:21
Living the invasion with Tze Ming Mok
Good god. Lynnette Forday
turned 'hostess' after years on the scrapheap as
last-century's token Asian. Nicky Watson in her knickers
with a lampshade on her head. It could only be... Yet
another campaign to stop atrocities against animals, by
instead committing atrocities against people...
Sifter Palace | May 02, 2005 16:45
Che Tibby's view from Wellington
As part of the drive to construct a
fortress of solitude, even though I'm sure as hell no
Superman, I've invested a little time in TradeMe. You've got
to love a great deal, such as a classic 70s recliner and
footstool for the BuyNow price of $20...
Scoop! | May 02, 2005 10:41
Keith Ng on the election trail
Fewer and fewer students have been receiving student
allowances since 2001 - 23% less! (40,434 in the first
quarter of 2005, compared with 52,465 for the same period in