BBC Radio 4 is currently broadcasting two interviews about autism (by John Harris, respectively with Simon Baron-Cohen and Penny Andrews) in the series One to One. Podcasts are/will be available here.
When I am asked what an Associate Professor is, I usually say ‘I hang around with professors’.
That’s my official title too. It often gets shortened to “Ass. Prof.”, which I guess is just someone who brings up the rear in a profession.
Clearly the word choices of someone who can't see advantages when they're fairly blooming obvious.
I may have left at least two film out that I forgot about.
Can we safely assume that means they weren't quite as awesome as the ones you could remember to include?
Yeah, the only way immigration is a remedy for ageing populations is if you make it only for a limited term. Which doesn’t work either, because it limits the total number of immigrants (as Japan has been finding).
both our dollars falling
Against what? E.g. the yen has fallen 10% against the Kiwi over the last 2 years.
merry bloody christmas indeed
Ah well then, sticking with Rosemary's theme, here's a Bloody christmas song:
pour Key et ses amis
open season. open sesame!
hoping for a handout, cash for free:
that’s gambling in / on / with the SkyCity.
pork for pokies:
porous contracts …
Any chance of Knott touring Boganville, according to the Hurried?
(Who has time to wait for Aussie subediting these days?)
A word of 2014 in the sense that it's not likely to play a major role in NZ politics in 2015.