In no particular order:
you know it makes sense.
"I'm comfortable with that"
On the local political scene two things stood out for me
as in "we had a mandate to do whatever the F we liked"
"Everyone does it"
When presented with yet more reprehensible behaviour, as if that was some reasonable excuse ... or even true.
Gigatown and the infinite variations upon said spammery.
(to garner; s/he was garnered - homicide by cop)
Puffed up little shits
Glove-puppets of Cameron Slater
West City Baptist. A recent new term for for anachronistic and violent thinking.
Beltway - ridiculously inappropriate in a NZ context
Can we have a vote for the word we never want to hear again?
Every time I hear/read media people in New Zealand talking about the Beltway, I want to yell: "THERE IS NO BELTWAY IN WELLINGTON!!!!'
So many possibilities already posted.
I'll go for....."...a step too far."
as in: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11325069, and
I'd post more similar links, but that would be, well, a step too far.
This makes me yell at my transistor every time.
1 more for 'Attack blogger'
it would be good to get a definitive spelling
'but what I _can_ say'
Ooh ooh oooh I got one.
A bad look.
A bad look.
"Is it okay?" repeated fourteen times in a row.
Do you have an appropriate NZ alternative for beltway, given it get used as an analogy rather than literally?
Many different candidates:
* Textual relations
* Attack blogger
* Team Ctrl-Alt-Delete Key
* Abuse of Gower
* Cut The Crap
Te Aro Bypass?
NZ alternative for beltway