Written By: - Date published: 11:06 am, May 6th, 2017 - 30 comments
Good work by Lane Nichols in The Herald, a window into the minds of what we must hope is small subset of “property investors”.
Written By: - Date published: 8:06 am, October 8th, 2014 - 36 comments
Good news citizens! The National government has revealed unto us today the cause of poverty and inequality.
Written By: - Date published: 8:20 am, February 15th, 2013 - 22 comments
Irony meters everywhere pegged their meters as Bill English accused some bosses of being “greedy”, and not paying their staff enough. Hey Double Dipton – those greedy bosses? – they’re just following your example…
Written By: - Date published: 9:51 am, October 8th, 2012 - 223 comments
I was surprised this weekend to see The Herald come out with a strongly stated piece in favour of cheating and tax evasion.
Written By: - Date published: 7:15 am, July 15th, 2011 - 83 comments
In response to Labour’s tax proposals the Right is trotting out their favourite mindless catch phrase – “the politics of envy”. Should the Left fight fire with fire, and get stuck in to “the politics of greed”?
Written By: - Date published: 7:18 am, December 3rd, 2010 - 62 comments
Written By: - Date published: 7:27 am, September 21st, 2009 - 13 comments
I’ve posted before on “mainstream” media editorials, their variable quality and the paradox (in this world of blogging) of their anonymity. Every now and then it means that even The Herald can come up with a scorcher. And the Saturday Editorial on Bill English is certainly that. Usually I would try to “add value” (don’t […]