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Scoop's newly launched Lord of the Rings page was accessed 700 times yesterday -and has seriously impacted on overall ratings on the Scoop site with most of top 30 rating items LOTR related ....

Some stories still made it through...

5: Sludge Report #25 – More Mistakes From INL

In Today's Edition: More Mistakes From INL – Scoop Was First – Not That Face Again!

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0008/S00048.htm

9: Sir Humphrey Appleby Is Alive And Well - At MFAT

"Yes Minister's" Sir Humphrey Appleby exists after all, and works for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, according to United New Zealand leader, Hon Peter Dunne.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0008/S00158.htm


10: Sludge Report #26 – Red Blood Rising

In Today's Edition: Rugby and the ERB - Red Blood Rising – Dover and the ERB - The Kids Are Not All Right

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0008/S00047.htm

20: Phil Raffills

"It is with a great sense of sadness and loss that National MPs note today the death of Phil Raffills.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0008/S00160.htm


21: Scoop Archive: A Knowledge Society of Our Own Speech

Tertiary Education Minister Steve Maharey A Knowledge Society of Our Own The Mission of Research

http://www.scoop.co.nz/archive/scoop/stories/84/49/200008081703.71c1a53f.html


22: Future Lefts - Brief and to the point

CONTENTS: Editorial: Rats in sheep's clothing? VSM rears its ugly head again News Web Site Of The Week

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0008/S00056.htm


23: Questions For Oral Answer - Wednesday, 9 August 20

1. Jeanette Fitzsimons to the Minister of Energy: Can she assure the House that, in international forums, the Government is strongly opposing the inclusion of nuclear power in the set of mechanisms, including the clean development mechanism, available ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0008/S00159.htm


24: Anderton, Both Parasite and Looter

James Anderton calls oil companies ‘parasites’. Libertarianz leader Peter Cresswell thinks it unsurprising such a word trips so freely from his lips.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0008/S00043.htm


25: SCP HOUSE: Questions Of The Day – 8 August

Today’s Questions concerned the subjects of: Carol Stigley – Dover Samuels – Carol Stigley – Racing Industry – Secretary of Commerce And the ERB – GM Food Labelling – TOW Fisheries Commission – Farming Profitability – ERB – Maori And The State Sector ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0008/S00038.htm


26: Govt has no direction - because it won't listen

The Labour-Alliance Government does not know where it is taking New Zealand - largely because it refuses to listen, Opposition Leader Jenny Shipley said today.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0008/S00157.htm


27: TV3 News

Dover Samuels, Press Conference, Jane Young, Background – Baby Bashing: Whangarei – TV Sentencing – Baby Bashing: Wairarapa – Kylie Jones Murder – Malaysia – Fiji Coup

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/NM0008/S00047.htm


28: 2nd reading speech notes ERB - Margaret Wilson

Hon. Margaret Wilson Tuesday, 8 August 2000 Speech Notes 2nd reading speech notes Employment Relations Bill Mr Speaker, I move that the Employment Relations Bill be now read a second time.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0008/S00154.htm


HOBBIT STORIES IN THE TOP 30....

Scoop will remove LOTR stories from future ratings reports....

1: Scoop Images: A Mountaintop Hobbit Retreat?
2: Scoop Archive: When The Wizard Gets It
3: Scoop Archive: Scoop Images: The Guardian of Helms Deep...
4: Scoop Archive: Hook Line And Sinker - Dominion Ring Winked
6: Scoop Archive: Are These For Real?
7: Scoop Archive: Scoop Image: Where The Hobbits Are
8: Scoop Archive: Lords Of The Rings Six Minutes @ ShoWEST
11: Scoop Archive: Scoop Images: Liv Meets Some Smokin' Ringwraiths
12: Scoop Images: WORLD EXCLUSIVE: BAG END!
13: Scoop Archive: Scoop Images: More LOTR Pics From Ruapehu
14: SCP HOUSE: Questions Of The Day – 9 August
15: Hook Line And Sinker – Dominion Ring Winked
16: Scoop Images: Wellywood's Favourite Starlet
17: Scoop Archive: Scoop Images: A Misty Ruapehu Film Set
18: Scoop Archive: Scoop Images: Gandalf's Two Exploding Trees
19: Scoop Images: And Not A Hobbit Was Stirring
29: Scoop Archive: Ringswatch: Our Liv Freaks Out In Battle
30: Scoop Archive: Scoop Images: Wellywood's Favourite Starlet

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