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WTF? Black Women Accused Of Prostitution At New York Hotel (DETAILS)

This is getting out of hand.

A group of African-American women were allegedly accused of being prostitutes after a man offered to buy them drinks during a girl’s night out at the Standard Hotel in New York City. 550 more words

News

Meet Me at The Standard

In an article titled, “Standard Hotel to Fetch a Postcrisis Record,” The Wall Street Journal discusses the possible sale of a popular hotel in New York CIty.  406 more words

Hospitality

The Standard versus David Farrar and Dirty Politics

David Farrar was implicated in Nicky Hager’s “Dirty Politics” book. He remains a friend of Cameron Slater and appears to have worked in tandem with the Whale Oil blog via his own Kiwiblog. 953 more words

Politics

"Vote Positive" and The Standard

Labour’s campaign slogan is “Vote Positive” but it doesn’t seem to be working very well for them, with poll results going negative.

But Labour’s polling is in a parlous state – at 23.8 per cent two weeks before the election.

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Politics

This Weekend: MCM Scotland Comic Con!

From Saturday 6th September to Sunday 7th September, MCM Scotland Comic Con will be running at the SECC in Glasgow.  The show returns to the venue after the huge success of last year, which saw an attendance much bigger than anticipated, and massive queues on the day.  273 more words

Comics