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The weekend's top 20 rating items on Scoop (Hobbit's excluded) were...

1: HARD NEWS 02/2/01 - GBH: Gibberish By Hack

GOOD DAY MEDIAPHJILES ... so Jenny Shipley is the leader of the National Party and will remain so until the next election at least. Bill English, who, depending on your view, was either too young, too unexperienced, too unpopular or just plain too ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00012.htm


2: NOT SHARP LOOKS: Are You A Geek Or Not…

Looking sharp? You may think so perhaps. But what do others think?

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00011.htm


4: Howard's End: We Are Not All The Same

The echo of protests from Seattle to Prague and now Davos over globalisation has prompted some Scoop readers to ask in their recent emails; what is the definition of globalisation, or is there one? John Howard tries to answer.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00010.htm


5: Scoop Satire: Health Officials Crack Down On 1B4

In a shock move, health officials today banned 1B4 - the popular small format notebook.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00009.htm


6: Lindsay Perigo: Smoking Out Big Brother

The foot-soldiers of Big Brother have been out in force this week, demanding a new national baby register, a ban on the feel-good dietary supplement One4B, a taxpayer-funded youth radio network, legislation to make us exercise more, & the raising of the legal ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00006.htm


8: Drug One4-B Banned: What Next - Alcohol?

Christchurch’s Mild Greens are curious as to whether the Ministry of Health, Police and Customs will initiate a precautionary ban on the sale of liquor, in line with new drug-harm prevention measures introduced under the Misuse of Drugs Amendment ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0102/S00002.htm


9: Mahuta No Statesman - Libz

“I will not be mourning the passing of one of this countries foremost advocates of racism,” says Tim Wikiriwhi, Libertarianz Spokesman for Deregulation of Maori Affairs. “Robert Mahuta,” he says, “is responsible for the theft of hundreds of millions of ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0102/S00009.htm


10: NORML Issues Health Warning About Toxic Marijuana

The National Organisation for the Reform of Marijuana Laws today issued a health warning that marijuana sprayed by the Police with a deadly poison is being sold in Auckland.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0010/S00062.htm


11: Scoop Images: Mark Burton In East Timor

Images from Defence Minister Mark Burton’s visit to East Timor, 31 Jan/1 Feb 2001. MPs Hon Judith Tizard (Central Auckland) and Simon Power (Rangitikei), and Mayor of Palmerston North, Jill White, accompanied the Minister.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00003.htm


12: Sludge Report #7 - Negotiating With A Psycopath

IN THIS EDITION - FIJI COUP SPECIAL: How Do You Negotiate With A Psycopath? - If This Was A Telemovie - We Haven't Yet Got To The Bottom Of Who Is Behind This! - Conclusions

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0005/S00125.htm


14: Scoop: Just Politics

New Legislation To Address Payment Problems In Construction Industry - The Week In Select Committee - Hawkins Works With Ethnic Businessmen - New Primary Health Care Strategy Launched - Well Earned World Wetland Day Award For Wicked Wildlife ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00014.htm


15: New Zealand Novelist Dismayed By Title Duplication

New Zealand writer Graeme Lay, of Devonport, disclaims any connection between his latest novel, Temptation Island, and a new American television series with the same title, which has just begun screening on TV3. The American Fox network’s latest ‘reality’ ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/CU0102/S00001.htm


16: Holden’s Coupe To Be Called Monaro

Holden has confirmed that its much-anticipated new sports coupe is to bear the famous Monaro nameplate. For introduction in late 2001, the stylish two-door Monaro is based on the same platform as today’s Holden Commodore.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/SC0012/S00070.htm


17: Top Scoops (With Sharp Stories)

Hard News Is Here! - Howard’s End: Can Globalisation Be Good For All? - Learning From James Whakaruru’s Death - Ministers Show No Guts Over Fiji Rugby Sevens - McCully Claims $100m Cost Of Implementing TVNZ Charter - Scoop Satire: Soft Pads Lead To ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00013.htm


19: Keith Rankin: Should NZ First be in Parliament?

With the Select Committee on MMP soon to present its findings, there is a sense that there will be no recommendations for major changes to our new electoral system, but possibly some 'token' concessions to appease those who, for many very different reasons, ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0102/S00001.htm


21: NEW FROM LOOP! - LOOK Emailer #1

Talofa and welcome to the first LOOK emailer from LOOP magazine. In addition to the LOOK column in LOOP magazine, we now offer you this interim fortnightly emailer that reports on the fashion world and local scene. To receive this emailer log on and ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/CU0012/S00010.htm


23: NZ attracts popular Indian online community site

Auckland, December 15, 2000 -- Chequemail.com, the world's first website to "share" revenues with its online community, makes its international debut with a New Zealand and Australia launch today.

24: Survivor Pulls In Onlookers

Auckland – November 29, 2000 – The simultaneous success of the American show, Survivor, on television and on the Web proves that convergence between the media is a key to ratings success.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/SC0011/S00115.htm


25: Scoop Images: NZ Art At 49th Venice Biennale

Images of the NZ exhibition at the 49th Venice Biennale - from Creative New Zealand.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/CU0011/S00026.htm

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/SC0012/S00060.htm


HOBBIT STORIES...
3: Scoop Images: Hobbiton Bridge
7: Scoop Images: And Not A Hobbit Was Stirring
13: Scoop Images: Hobbiton By The Water
18: Scoop Archive: Scoop Image: Where The Hobbits Are
20: Scoop Images: WORLD EXCLUSIVE: BAG END!
22: Scoop Images: Lake Hobbitton - Another View

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