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Lantern Festival Fireworks in Auckland

This is my first attempt at shooting a time lapse of fireworks. I’m happy with how this turned out, but have some thoughts on how the next one can be improved. 59 more words

Auckland

John Key reveals the government's plans for Sky City

Prime Minister John Key spoke today outlining his government’s plan for sending in troops to Sky City.

The government has been concerned about the brutal group and their distressing methods of business for some time. 236 more words

Politics

Radio Live Panel: 15 February 2015

Listen here to my Radio Live panel with Deborah Coddington and Mark Sainsbury. Satisfied that I am now a regular TV watcher, Mark makes enquiries as to why I would go to a Greens policy conference rather than watch the cricket with my girlfriend in Christchurch on Valentine’s Day. 184 more words

Radio Live

On Sky City, Gambling And Their Core Business; Real Estate.

If you ask Mr McDonald (Of Hamburger chain fame) what his main business is, he will tell you that it is real estate not the hamburger chips business. 631 more words

Economic Meltdown

Sky City blinks

After getting an eye-watering spray of “piss off” Sky City have blinked.

BREAKING: Sky City will not ask the govt for a financial top-up to fund its proposed convention centre.

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Issues

PR disaster for Sky City

Larry Williams on the Sky City scam attempt.

My gut feeling is that the Government, if they do give anything to SkyCity it will be minimal.

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Issues

Taxpayers should not be funding Sky City

I can think of many different ways I’d rather see taxpayers money invested other than in a Sky City commercial enterprise. $140million of public funding could do a lot of good in the public health system or in education. 24 more words