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Banana republic

Written By: - Date published: 11:41 am, May 24th, 2013 - 78 comments

People are starting to notice that the Nats are taking us into banana republic territory.

Key implicated not vindicated

Written By: - Date published: 9:23 am, February 21st, 2013 - 21 comments

As John Armstrong puts it the AG’s report on the Sky City bid was “deeply disturbing” and “verging on banana republic kind of stuff without the bananas”. One of the competing bidders is talking about a refund of costs “wasted on a bid that was never seriously considered”. And why wouldn’t they?

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