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new york city [continued]

There’s really so much to explore in New York that I honestly believe there’s no way you can possibly see and do everything even if you’ve lived there all your life. 508 more words

New York

Political bias even in flag choices?

Surely only the politically paranoid could think of things like this.

This came up in a discussion about claimed political bias in media.

b waghorn…

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The problems with labels

This post was inspired by yesterday’s, but that one was already getting long enough, so here we are; and in the meantime a similar point was canvassed by Swordfish in comments at The Standard, which then got published as… 752 more words


Sustained attack on the media

Winston Peters got some attention earlier this week attacking Mike Hosking. Andrew Little joined in.

Politicians attacking promiment people in media is not a good sign. 280 more words

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Government versus Opposition

In response to the latest Roy Morgan poll result at The Standard:


On the Government’s side:
– Key understands that wall to wall media coverage is the best way to stay popular…

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The Standard - Slow Mo

Home straight (well it’s a pretty long road) with The Standard Vapor – Slow Mo. The flavour for this is a little more my thing; 233 more words