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The top 20 rating items on Scoop at the weekend were...

1: Lord of the Rings allowed in Tongariro Park

The Minister of Conservation, Hon Sandra Lee, has given approval for the company making the Lord of the Rings to film within the Tongariro National Park.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0003/S00432.htm


2: HARD NEWS 24/3/00 - The Gossip According to Paul

GOOD DAY MEDIAPHILES ... it is surely the issue of the hour for New Zealanders. It has commanded the front pages of both Sunday newspapers and the lead spot on 60 Minutes, taken pride of place Good Morning with Mary Lambie and seized the cover of the Woman's ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00097.htm


3: Book Extract: How To Lose Friends &....Chapter 1

Imagine, way up in the sky, a balcony that resembles a viewing platform where you and others stand looking down on Earth. You are but a spirit. From the balcony you can see the marvelous and wondrous things on Earth....

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00096.htm


4: Scoop Today - Winding Up Week With HARD NEWS....

Hard News Is Here: Shock Horror! Who Erased Terrence O’Rien? - Lords Of... The Native Forests - Papakura Base Wars - Current Account Deficit "A Shocker" - Consider This - Scoop Opinion: Superambulations - Scoop: The World Today - Scoop World: Bouganville ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00098.htm


5: Scoop Images: Liv Meets Some Smokin' Ringwraiths

The following pictures - supplied to Scoop anonymously - show actress Liv Tyler in action during the shooting of some scenes for the Lord Of The Rings trilogy. The pictures were taken in the South Island near Wanaka.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0001/S00027.htm


6: Cairn's Does The Ton - Streaker Escapes

So much for cricket boss Christopher Doig's plans for tougher sentences for cricket streakers (pitch invaders), today's streaker at the Basin Reserve escaped.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/SP0003/S00030.htm


7: Editorial: Democracy, Faith And A People Betrayed

Russia has had a terrible century. In fact Russia - and certainly the Russian peasantry - have arguably had a bum deal for as long as anyone can remember.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00018.htm


8: Scoop Images: More Urban Safari & Square Swingin'

More scary Animals on "Urban Safari" in Civic Square today, and a bit of swingin' - photos Tori Buttle.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00065.htm


9: FlyingPig.co.nz launches recipe for online success

In a New Zealand first, FlyingPig.co.nz is giving all Kiwis who have an Internet web site the opportunity to make ‘money for jam’.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/BU0003/S00120.htm


10: Scoop Images: Urban Dreams Begin....

The Urban Dream Capsule in Farmers shop window in Cuba Mall began yesterday. Four Melbourne actors will live in public view for the next two weeks - 15 days in all..... photos Tori Buttle. For more information... See... Message In A Bubble in the Headlines ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00038.htm


11: Contempt for Cars - Multimedia Performance

Contempt for Cars - Multimedia Performance and Exhibition preview performance: sunday 26th march, 8pm wednesday 29th march, 8pm @ The Space - 146 Riddiford St admission by koha

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00073.htm


12: Scoop Images: Spanish Hair Wizards Decorate Public

Spanish hair wizards decorate the public in Civic Square….photos Tori Buttle.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00044.htm


13: Scoop Archive: Scoop Images: Liv Meets Some Smokin' Ringwraiths

The following pictures - supplied to Scoop anonymously - show actress Liv Tyler in action during the shooting of some scenes for the Lord Of The Rings trilogy. The pictures were taken in the South Island near Wanaka.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/archive/scoop/stories/c9/0f/200001131642.34564fdb.html


14: JOB ADVERT: Scoop Wants You To Sell For Scoop!!!

Scoop – www.scoop.co.nz - New Zealand’s fastest growing and most innovative new media company is seeking highly motivated, well organised sales persons to join the Scoop team.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00086.htm


15: Brian Edwards payment exposes Clark’s double stand

Helen Clark is exhibiting a gross double standard over her bullying of Timberlands employee Kit Richards, Opposition Leader Jenny Shipley said today.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0003/S00398.htm


16: Scoop Archive: Evening Post

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http://www.scoop.co.nz/archive/scoop/stories/cc/be/199710211833.124c26.html


17: Mild Greens deliver Class D Drug solution.

Christchurch Legalisers have recommended that the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 be amended to accommodate Class D restricted drugs. The move would be "in anticipation of a probable shift in the legal status of cannabis".

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0003/S00026.htm


18: The LOOP Print Emailer

King Clicks Arse - How To Ignore Legal Threats And Sell Books - News and Reviews

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00074.htm


19: Scoop Images: Life In An Urban Dream…

More images of domestic bliss inside the Urban Dream Capsule in the shop window of Farmers on Cuba Street – Photos Tori Buttle.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00043.htm


20: Scoop Images: Scoop Visits The Dans Palais

The Dans Palais on Frank Kitts Park is the venue of choice for post show grooving at the Festival.... photos Tori Buttle.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00036.htm

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