The ‘highatus’ is over!
I’m guessing the more nuanced Timothy Fleary didn’t fly,
nor carry the subtle unfocused fog of misty-eyed youth.
A very, very minor cavil that you can toss in the ‘silly, sigh, bin’….
“Cameron Slater’s mendacious, bullshit-ridden site has finally been shut down – and yet, somehow, the grift goes on, writes reformed blogger Danyl Mclauchlan”
It would have been better if Mclauchlan actually got Matt Blomfield's name right;
"There were long, detailed attacks on an obscure Auckland socialite, and a campaign against Matthew Bloomfield, a person of no obvious political relevance, who owned a Hell’s Pizza franchise. "
Here is a link to Russell’s Internet of things articles.
...and not one mention of Moore's Law - that is restraint.
re: Dropping the ball…
I note above one of the perils of employing older caption subs at Stuff
- a screen shot from a recent Aldous Harding story
Forgive them, for they know too much…
I’ve never heard of Mike Yardley before...
What an enviable state to exist in!
He is Chchch's Mike Hosking analogue - with Stuff and Radio access
(ie: another right-leaning opinionated proselytizer and largely a waste of carbon)
Whats a polydrug?
This is important for me because I take things way too seriously.
I find the simplest panacea is the old maxim;
'Trust in Allah,
but tie up your camel'
It’s called a poll. It isn’t a poll. It’s a lie. And it’s not good enough.
I suspect the powers that be at TV3 think 'polling' is just cutting horns off
- they don't want sheep or cows that can think or fight back...
5 stars too!!