Written By: - Date published: 10:45 am, June 24th, 2018 - 49 comments
The All Blacks keep winning everything and it is incredibly bad for the game.
Written By: - Date published: 2:41 pm, October 31st, 2015 - 78 comments
Will the All Blacks be the first team to defend a RWC title?
Written By: - Date published: 2:27 pm, February 13th, 2012 - 8 comments
Speculation began yesterday that Richie McCaw may face a challenge to his captaincy of the All Blacks, after the team’s near-loss in the Rugby World Cup final.
Written By: - Date published: 11:31 pm, January 11th, 2012 - 3 comments
Scott’s take on John Key’s contribution to The New Zealand Literature Heritage Trail booklet.
Written By: - Date published: 2:00 pm, October 23rd, 2011 - 78 comments
Now for the final – ABs vs France 9:00 pm at Eden Park – may the best team win.
[whew … that was close … imagine the national wailing and gnashing of teeth if the French had had a successful penalty kick in that last attack. Well done the ABs. Eddie]
Written By: - Date published: 4:37 pm, October 9th, 2011 - 14 comments
The ABs play Argentina tonight, 8:30 pm at Eden Park.
Written By: - Date published: 10:33 am, September 9th, 2011 - 93 comments
Non-political post, but I don’t think The Standardistas can ignore the small event starting in Aotearoa today. I’ve got my ticket to the opening game, and I’m desperately looking forward to cheering on the ABs, tonight and through to October 23.
Written By: - Date published: 6:10 am, May 10th, 2010 - 46 comments
Congratulations John on your latest speech. We especially like the line “Let me be clear: there is no room for separatism in New Zealand.” Very masterly, clear and unequivocal. I know you meant what you said and weren’t just dog-whistling to the racist red-necks in the audience who’re feeling spooked by us signing up to […]