Posts by Deep Blue
Hard News: A picture of official…,
Most open, transparent and caring government, ever.
If you talk the talk, you need to back it with actions.
The “thoughts and prayers” analogy is apt.
Were Hitler, Pol Pot, Stalin humans ?
Humans can be monsters as well.
Hard News: NZ On Air and the bill that…,
Mike Hosking offering his opinion on something thats pretty much insignificant, now that’s something you don’t see everyday.
I’ll crawl back under my rock...
Hard News: All or Nothing: Accidentally Great,
Wasn’t it Fozzie and Hansen talking about switching wings ?
Yes, nitpicking, I know.
I have to say I enjoyed the program for its entertaiment value
Well said Russ.
Your story just made the world seem a better place, thank you.
Ministries try so hard to solve potential problems, they don't realise that their actions create a plethora of new ones. And curiously, those problems didn't exist prior to the 'well intentioned but misguided solution'
Hard News: Radio B and the secret pirates, in reply to
Thats brilliant !
Polity: Geography and housing options, in reply to
To pay for the 'baby boomers' qualifying for N Z Super, over the next 10-20 years.
From memory, its expected that there will be more people either on benefit, or super, than will be working. Kind of elephant in the room stuff. Somewhat surprised the entitlement age for NZ Super hasn't been raised. Put simply, we don't have enough workers to subsidise the benefit/ pension.
Up Front: Cui bono?, in reply to
Ask about a referral to 'Workbridge'.
Great organisation, and a 'contracted service' to W&I.
Well said, John.