WOTY “seems to have become a partisan exercise
in political point scoring.”
That's so true, and what did the poor 'Right' ever do to us to deserve that, eh?
This joyless Dexter Division dearth will be the death of us....
It does get in,
The drawing room, part papered , part panelled...
In case anyone missed it - a great interview with Dylan Horrocks about his new graphic novel Sam Zabel And The Magic Pen and things...
According to The Herald he apparently spent some time in the dense bush of West Auckland as a child ...
...when I was nine or ten, and I spent a few months living in Boganville with my mother, because she was a social anthropologist doing field work there, and we lived in a village in the bush for a while.
also of passing interest to Kiwi comic fans is Adrian Kinnaird's top ten covers gallery.
the rise and rise of Arnold Rimmer*...
Stuff conducts an education quiz with ACT's one man band...
RESULT: Our pupil has scraped in with a C, scoring 5 out of 10. While he claimed many questions had nothing to do with him - "you're asking me about another party's policy, outside of my delegation" - it's fair to say the party leader should do his homework. "Could do better" springs to mind.
Ummm David, that 'other party' is the one you got into bed with, which runs the Ministry you are a parliamentary under-secretary of...
*I can't wait for his new comedy series Blue Dwarf
Miro Miro on the wall...
I’m curious too as to what the opposite would be...
of that provocative relationship...
- inert share?
- passive civility?
- conjuggle rites?
"he may be in the same songbook,
but he's just not into hymns..."
Nellie famous… RIP
Sad news. I hadn’t heard that Neil had died (Dec 6), last time we talked we’d planned to get together to photograph his Androidss posters for a card set and posterity.
His funeral notice is in The Press today
1pm, Tuesday 16th Dec
at Academy Funeral Services Chapel
65 Main South Road, Upper Riccarton
contact Spence Family c/o PO Box 11101, Chchch 8443
It never really makes any claim about where that local maximum point is, nor does it give a method by which it could be found.
Maybe they're just having a laffer...
I tried to link to the audio of this earlier but it wasn’t visible to me. Now I feel I should post this even though I haven’t found the link.
is this the one?
Economics experts on OECD report from this morning...
St Nicky…. wonder worder
I came up with hageriography some time ago,
which is writing about bad people
(as opposed to hagiography, natch)