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PUBLIC ADDRESS 29/01/01 - In other news, the sky is falling

In other news, the sky is falling | Jan 29, 2007 11:00
Russell Brown's Hard News

Yesterday's Herald on Sunday editorial paid Public Address a compliment - declaring that this site and Kiwiblog are "worthwhile reads, maintained by a dedicated group of talented writers and thinkers" - and then proceeded to get it completely wrong...,


Cash from Chaos | Jan 29, 2007 10:53
Graham Reid's many things

The death before Christmas of a New Zealander working for a private security firm in Iraq -- and David Fisher's interesting follow-up in yesterday's Herald on Sunday -- had me digging through papers to find an article I picked up in LA in August 2005...,


Well, you all asked them for a 'national' vision... | Jan 29, 2007 09:30
Living the invasion with Tze Ming Mok

So... the Maori Party supports universal work-for-dole. The 'cab' metaphor is getting tired, but what, exactly, are they driving at? Is this a political feint that accidentally became a blunt stab? For their constituents, is it a stab in the back? And could this painful extension of mixed metaphors and...,


D24: Funnies, Randoms, Links | Jan 28, 2007 02:58
Keith Ng wants pork too

1) Back in Chennai. The air is so thick, you can trip over it. First time in my life when I wished I had *more* nosehair. 2) Had an Indian haircut to go with my Indian shirt and pants...,


Summer of The L.e.d.s | Jan 26, 2007 11:29
David Haywood from Christchurch

There is no doubt that -- musically speaking -- last summer belonged to Fat Freddy's Drop. Their album Based on a True Story provided the soundtrack for a seemingly endless succession of sweltering days...,


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