some sort of pass system
A tax on buyers from other regions would do nicely.
get a deeper blue
Yes; I didn't like the Lockwood designs particularly and I strongly resent the way the PM has appeared to be gaming the process, but the first time I saw fabric versions of the old flag and the black Lockwood flying side by side my overwhelming reaction was simply "oh no, that's a really naff blue".
I am a big fan of Orphan Black and I didn't know about something I have just read here :-(
As somebody said on Twitter, the black Lockwood design is just the current flag with the Union Jack swapped out and the All Black fern swapped in.
So what will they replace 3D with? I have a suggestion:
Scnut - a reality TV show tracking the life of a beleaguered gossip columnist who has burned so many bridges that nobody will gossip to her ever again. The show follows its antiheroine's desperate attempts to stay relevant and in the public eye.
It will be cheap to make, honest.
Unfortunately he's not standing up for kiwis
Key and Turnbull are Mates.
NZ and Oz are Mates.
Nothing is more important than standing up for your Mate.
And what exactly do they think the Government should do?
The NZ Government should protect the rights of NZ citizens against the injustices of foreign powers.
It's what you call a fundamental issue.
By comparison, Trash TV like The Block costs much more per hour to produce than 3D.
Maybe, but trash TV like The Block is basically sponsored programming: product placement and stealth advertising.
"small but perfectly formed" was the way Private Eye mocked Donald Trelford, editor of the Observer from 1975, whenever it referred to him (which was practically every issue while I was in the UK through the 1980s).