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Public Address 21/05/08 - The Secret Code

Public Address 21/05/08 - The Secret Code



The Secret Code
| May 21, 2008 10:17
Russell Brown's Hard News
One of the more entrenched prohibitions in politics is that against uttering the bleeding obvious. When Phil Goff granted last night on Alt TV that there was a "prospect" of his party losing the general election this year, he was, certainly, traversing the obvious. It is implicit in any genuine... http://publicaddress.net/default,5034.sm

Policy State | May 21, 2008 09:29
Damian Christie - Cracker With Attitude
I do think it's a bit ridiculous our politicians are supposed to be so hamstrung, so tow-the-line, so blinkered from what everyone else in the world can see, that Phil Goff is not allowed to say "yes, we're up against it, and maybe one day Helen might decide it's time... http://publicaddress.net/default,5033.sm

PA Radio: Stuff and nonsense
Posted at 12:04PM on 21 May 08 craigmay17.mp3
Craig Ranapia finds Fairfax's web showpiece getting itself scammed in the rush to run another delinquent youth story. http://publicaddress.net/system/topic,1121,pa_radio_stuff_and_nonsense.sm

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