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Be rad: vote Yani and James

Written By: - Date published: 3:40 pm, October 3rd, 2010 - 10 comments
Categories: humour, local body elections - Tags:

OK, so it’s quite up with the best campaign ad ever, but Yani Johanson and James Dann’s anti-Bob Parker rap brought a smile to my face. Yani is running for councillor in the Hagley-Ferrymead ward and James is going for the Hagley-Ferrymead Community Board, both on the People’s Choice ticket.

10 comments on “Be rad: vote Yani and James ”

  1. On the strength of their willingness to open themselves up to utter ridicule in the search for political support I think that everyone who can vote for them in Christchurch should do so …

  2. ron 2

    to be fair Johanson has worked his arse off in the last term.He’s one of the very few councillors you’re likely to see at most day to day community events and meetings and he is actually interested in the issues community orgs face

    • Accepted completely.

      Local body politics is funny in that being a hard worker and doing your best does not matter, but put out a funny video or be previously famous because of TV and you are home and hosed …

  3. ron 3

    to be fair Johanson has worked his arse off in the last term.He\’s one of the very few councillors you\’re likely to see at most day to day community events and meetings and he is actually interested in the issues community orgs face

  4. happynz 4

    Superb. I’d vote for ’em if I lived in the Hagley-Ferrymead ward.

  5. Blighty 5

    got a mention on Breakfast this morning.

  6. felix 6

    I just learned where the sample came from lol

  7. The Baron 7

    Oooh anti-authoritarian, edgy and cool! No wonder you like it!

    But for those of us who grew out of this after high school, I guess we look elsewhere for inspiration,.

    • felix 7.1

      It’s just a silly video with costumes, Baron. 1980s style.

      Your analysis paints a very, very sad picture of yourself.

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