Posts from The New Tasman for 11/16/2011

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published 11/16/2011
Zac Guilford’s enviable rock bottomNov 14, 2011 09:21 am | Phil

Todd Blackadder, Crusaders coach, has claimed that rugby star and party animal Zac Guilford has hit “rock-bottom”.  I thought for a moment it must have been Edmund. The “rock bottom” claim comes after an episode in Rarotonga that involved a nude dash through a restaurant, some random fisticuffs and a subsequent black-out whereby Guilford confesses ...

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Mendick’s Mendacity: the lazy, racist, hotel-bar hatchet job on Tony BlairNov 13, 2011 05:57 am | Phil

I have no idea whether Robert Mendick of the Telegraph in London likes a drink, but let me hazard a guess: yes, he does. The Telegraph today has published a textbook hatchet job on Tony Blair and his ties to the Rwandan Government. At fist glance, it even has the hallmarks of actual journalism. At ...

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Why I vote LabourNov 09, 2011 11:40 am | Phil

Minutes ago, I cast a special early ballot in the NZ general election at New Zealand House in London. The very act of voting is an exhilarating one, and, as usual, I find myself swept up in a kind of post-democratic high. Pride in one’s national identity is a problematic notion to say the least ...

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