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Yesterday’s top 30 rating items on Scoop were...

1: Postal 2: Share the Pain banning

The Classification Office has banned the PC game Postal 2: Share the Pain in a decision announced by the Chief Censor, Bill Hastings. It has been banned because the Office determined that its availability was “likely to be injurious to the public good.” ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00245.htm


2: Complete US Exit Poll Data Confirms Net Suspicions

Scoop.co.nz is delighted to be able today to publish a full set of 4pm exit poll data for the first time on the Internet since the US election. The data emerged this evening NZT in a post on the Democratic Underground website under the forum name ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00227.htm


5: Why Not Just Genetically Engineer Women For Milk?

MAdGE (Mothers Against Genetic Engineering in Food and the Environment) today launched a highly controversial billboard campaign in Auckland and Wellington to provoke public debate about the social and cultural ethics of genetic engineering in New Zealand.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0310/S00003.htm


7: Secret Source Wars A Diversion From Main Agenda

A stinging attack against two men by the Herald is a diversion from Operation Leaf and appears to be motivated by an attempting to present a ‘who has the best contacts’ parody. Scoop goes beyond the hype to investigate the real issue...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00358.htm


8: No More Excuses: Understanding the Americans

For the last three and a half years I have been making excuses for Americans. You see, I was born in the US and therefore I am continually asked by non-Americans, to explain the mysterious ways of my former countrymen.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00353.htm


10: How Can Our PM Do Business With Burma's Butchers?

The Green Party is outraged that the Prime Minister is travelling to Asia this weekend to curry favour with one of the world's most brutal regimes.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00599.htm


11: How The Grinch Stole The White House... Again

Despite mainstream media attempts to kill or ridicule away the story, Talk Radio and the Internet are abuzz with considerable evidence that John Kerry was elected president on November 2.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00372.htm


13: Kim Hill, TV ONE, “Hate Speech” Ban & Chief Censor

The Society commends the Chief Censor Mr Bill Hastings for banning the extremely violent computer game “Postal 2”. On the TV ONE programme “Face To Face With Kim Hill” (Wednesday 10.30 p.m. 24/11/04) with interviewer Ms Kim Hill, set to air again ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00233.htm


14: Support Civil Unions With An Extra Helping

Gay Eaters for Jesus, a national group providing tautoko to the Government’s proposed Civil Union Bill and Relationships (Statutory References) Bill, began it’s campaign of support for the legislation by calling on supporters nationwide to treat themselves ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00244.htm


15: Eminem named Honorary Priest of Raelian Movement

Las Vegas, Nevada, November 29, 2004 - Rael, leader of the International Raelian Movement (www.rael.org) has just named Eminem an Honorary priest of the Raelian Movement for his latest song “Mosh”. (the video can be seen at http://www.eminem.com/). This ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/CU0411/S00187.htm


16: Kerry Supports Ohio Vote Investigation - Jackson

John Kerry supports a “full investigation” into voting irregularities in Ohio, Rev. Jesse Jackson said Saturday, during a teleconference with media regarding a recount and legal challenge of the Nov. 2 vote.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00371.htm


17: Nandor wins justice for 1/2 million New Zealanders

The Greens are celebrating the coming into effect of the Criminal Records (Clean Slate) Act, which will enable half a million law abiding New Zealanders to put their past minor convictions behind them.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00597.htm


18: Civil Union Threat To Freedoms Of Speech: ACT

ACT Justice Spokesman Stephen Franks today released draft amendments to the Human Rights Act to protect freedoms of speech, association and religion, so that people who oppose civil union are not forced to be involved in civil union ceremonies.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00591.htm


19: Bill goes 95% of way to same-sex marriage

The Civil Unions Bill goes 95 percent of the way to allowing same-sex marriages, and if it passes it would just be a matter of time until that was allowed, United Future's Murray Smith said in furnishing a minority report on the Bill which was ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00608.htm


20: Wrong diabetes message hurts children

The rising numbers of Type 2 diabetes in adults, and now also in children, is alarming and Diabetes Youth NZ applauds Diabetes New Zealand’s aim to reduce the incidence of this condition which is reaching epidemic levels. But this important campaign ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/GE0411/S00095.htm


21: Pro-homosexual Agenda Underlies Labour Govt.

The Campaign against the Civil Union and Relationships Bills www.civil-unions.org contact@civil-unions.org

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00238.htm


23: Public Address 29/11/04 - On Fire

Blowing up the PA system is the stuff of ordinary legend in garage rock. It takes a special talent to set the PA on fire by playing through it. And that, friends, is what the D4 managed at the King's Arms on Friday night...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00374.htm


24: Photo-Essay 1: Death and Casualty From Iraq

Editor’s Warning: The images in this series are horrific and depict the reality of injury and death in this US-led War against Iraq. Scoop is determined that its editorial policy will continue to serve truth, accuracy and honesty and that its reportage ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00258.htm


25: Minister welcomes Civil Union report

Minister welcomes Civil Union report which confirms marriage only for a man and a woman in NZ

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00603.htm


26: Finn Brothers star in campaign to Make Trade Fair

The Finn Brothers and other international stars have joined the Oxfam Make Trade Fair campaign to highlight the plight of more than one billion people who are hungry and poor because of the crisis in world agricultural trade.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/BU0411/S00361.htm


27: Images: Departing LOTR Stars Meet Their Planes

The Lord of the Ring's stars come face to face with themselves on the side of Air NZ planes as they bid New Zealand goodbye at Wellington Airport before boarding the Air New Zealand 767 emblazoned with giant images of the characters Aragorn and Arwen.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/BU0312/S00024.htm


28: Toni Solo: Danilo Anderson And Condoleeza Rice

On Tuesday November 16th, George Bush put forward Condoleeza Rice as his proposed Secretary of State to take over the diplomacy of US warmongering from the outgoing fraud, Colin Powell.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00361.htm


29: Fallujah Eyewitness Report: Lords Of The Flies

...Together with Americans the flies invaded the city. They are millions. The whole city seems to be under their power. The flies cover the corpses. The older is corpse, the more flies are upon it. First they cover a corpse as by some strange rash. Then ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00365.htm


30: Dunne welcomes NZ First support

United Future leader, Peter Dunne, has welcomed the decision by New Zealand First’s deputy leader, Peter Brown, to join United Future’s campaign against the Civil Union Bill, reported back from select committee today.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00606.htm


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