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"Them or Us" Standard

In contrast to the often silent censorship at Whale Oil – see Addressing Slater ist streng verboten – message control at The Standard is far more open and amusing (in a sad sort of way). 946 more words

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PG attacks a Standard response

I raised a minor issue yesterday about an attack on Patrick Gower at The Standard.

Gower was quoted tweeting about Laila Harre quitting the leadership of the Internet Party but this was turned into an attack on Gower by also quoting two diversionary tweets directed at Gower rather than the news he reported. 1,774 more words


Attacker hides behind 'Notices and Features'

Another pissy fit at The Standard, purportedly about End of the Internet Party? but it is more an attack targeting Patrick Gower:

Duane McGregor @ArdChoilleNZ…

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Mixed blog reactions signal a major challenge for Little

There have been mixed reactions to Andrew Little’s elevation to Labour leader around the blogs.

On the left there seems to be a stronger reaction than to the election result – that may be because it was a tight race with uncertainty in the result in Labour’s leadership contest, compared to a predictable election result, there were feelings of despair in Labour circles well before the September vote. 962 more words


The Willow Room & The Standard: $1,900 Photographer/DJ Bundle Package

At The Willow Room, we strive to be a one-stop shop for our couples. We work with a network of preferred vendors, specializing in everything from flowers to entertainment, that give our couples exclusive discounts and deals. 296 more words

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"Islamic Extremism: not a threat"

An extreme view on the threat of Islamic Extremism in New Zealand from Bunji at The Standard – nothing to worry about, nothing needs changing. 603 more words