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  1. Morning all. Another day with the Ardern creature
    at the helm. Still, could be worse. Actually, no it
    couldn’t. Better go to work I s’pose. Cindy is going
    to need more money to give to the media,
    and the poo lice need more guitars.

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  2. If you want to see exactly how much the NZ Horrid is in the car with the Labour party look at their airbrushed image of the beached whale noeyeing myhootas on page 4 ,FFS they make her look beautiful (compared to a busted arsehole) what a fucking joke.

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  3. Upcoming changes in the Moon’s orbit could have devastating effects on the United States and the world.

    According to a newly published report, researchers at Nasa and the University of Hawaii predict a “wobble” in the Moon’s orbit, combined with rising sea levels due to climate change, will cause record flooding in the country’s coastal cities.

    Nasa explains that these floods will likely occur in clusters that last a month or longer, meaning their impact will be much more severe than usual, depending on the positions of the Sun, Moon and Earth.

    “When the Moon and Earth line up in specific ways with each other and the Sun, the resulting gravitational pull and the ocean’s corresponding response may leave city dwellers coping with floods every day or two,” read the study, published in the journal Nature Climate Change.

    https://www.stuff.co.nz/science/300357418/wobble-in-moons-orbit-may-result-in-record-flooding-on-earth

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  4. Man shot dead by police after gunfire exchanged with officers in Hillcrest, Hamilton

    An armed man has been fatally shot by police after shooting at officers in Hamilton.

    Police were called to an address on Odonoghue St on Wednesday night, seeking a person in relation to “firearms matters”, Waikato District Commander Superintendent Bruce Bird said in a statement.

    While at the address, staff were confronted by the armed man, and shots were exchanged between him and the police.

    https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/300357682/man-shot-dead-by-police-after-gunfire-exchanged-with-officers-in-hillcrest-hamilton

    One less bit of scum in the community.

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  5. viking@0659

    Thank you, although isn’t the ‘New Zealand ‘journalese’ version of the English language wonderful; ‘Would you like to exchange some gunfire old chap; mine’s getting a little bit tired and needs to be recharged…’

    There are other ways of communicating the same information….

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  6. What does “Aotearoa” mean/translate?
    I like pretty much everyone was taught it was the descriptive name given of nz meaning “land of the long white cloud”….

    After reading a shitty piece on the backlash on the gnewsgrub weather reporters intro who said “kia ora aotearoa (hello new zealand)”  i decided to enter it into several te reo translators and all bar 1 translated it as “new zealand”.

    How fucking bullshit is that, after hundreds of years theyve decided to change the definition of the word to suit the narrative.  
    Funny thing is i had entered it into one of the same translator websites last year as someone called me out for being wrong and it showed aotearoa as land of the long white cloud but now a lil over a year later its translation has changed. No suprises i guess, their stupid matariki meaning has changed at least 3 times over the last 20-30years, that oral history is proving to be a real sneaky changing bastard isnt it.

    Even the treaty that maori claim we must follow strictly makes no mention of aotearoa.
    The words “new zealand” were not known to early maori so how could aotearoa mean new zealand? infact i doubt many pre euro maori would have even refered to it as aotearoa i rekon they would have called it exactly the same as they do today….    MINE! Or “toku” (according to uncle google)

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    • Words are only symbols for concepts. Since the concept behind “New Zealand” is that of a nation, while that of “Aotearoa” is that of some island with a long white cloud over it, you can see why they shouldn’t be interchanged.

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          • An oral history is in many ways similar to an anal history; except that it comes out of different ends. The overall accuracy however is the same. The former is mainly bullshit, whereas the latter is also shit, but from a different kind of animal.

            Hope that clears it up for you.

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          • O-sen@0857

            As an historian, I have learnt the hard way (don’t ask) that ‘Oral history’ is a chameleon and can change it’s shape / colours depending-upon who the LISTENER is, and what the SPEAKER wants the former to hear.

            it is also capable of incredible shape-shifting and can frequently be at complete variance with what another individual might say about the same event, yet with BOTH speakers believing that what they are presenting is the complete and TRUE truth!

            For historians, oral history is extremely problematic, and must be treated very carefully (aka ‘with high scepticism’), and ideally be backed-up with ‘verifiable’ / tangible facts from another source, while always remembering that ‘somewhere’ within the history there is actually a very small kernel’ of fact, (Think the layers of an onion).

            It’s a very difficult area, not helped by ‘Seniors’ within the profession who are frequently-biased in their writings ‘/ research (invariably towards the left, since they are, after all, academics) and will write to suit their paymasters.

            Add into all of the above, politicians (invariably of a Labour persuasion) who care ONLY about their political ‘statesmanship’ and how history will view them, and absolutely NOTHING for either the ‘facts’ or niceties of historical analysis / interpretation, the results can be (for example) the Treaty of Waitangi in it’s current interpretation.

            In that context, Geoffery Palmer has a lot to answer for…

            ‘History’ itself is a fascinating field; but ‘oral’ history, not so much. ‘Facts’ don’t usually ‘shape shift’…

            Thank you.

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  7. Spotted this from a poster over at KB moderated.co.nz
    Sums it up nicely.
    ( You did not help Starship Hospital-You paid the gangs ) My offering.

    “You did not pay nurses -You paid gangs
    You did not build houses – You paid the gangs
    You did not treat the sick -You paid the gangs
    You did not pay teachers – You paid the gangs.
    You did not listen – you paid the gangs
    You were not kind -You paid the gangs”

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  8. Be careful out there

    Drivers in Central Otago and South Canterbury are being urged by Fire and Emergency NZ to take particular care on the roads this morning, with significant amounts of black ice on the roads.
    https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/black-ice-otago-canterbury-roads-sparks-warning-drivers?auto=0

    The Lindis Pass SH8 is closed after a truck rolled approximately 30 kilometres north of Tarras, and it’s expected to remain closed for some time.

    There are reports of dangerous driving conditions as far north as Lake Tekapo.

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  9. I received this email last night.

    “Kia ora and warm greetings, Your free COVID-19 vaccination is ready for you. Due to you having an underlying health condition…”

    What underlying health condition, that’s news to me. I think the darkweb dhb records would be more accurate.

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  10. A bloke goes to the doctor’s and the doctor asks “What seems to be the problem?”

    “I think I’m a goat”

    “Really? And how long have you felt like that”

    “Since I was a kid…..”

    I’ll get my fringed jacket & saddle my horse.

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  11. A man went to the doctor’s office to get a double dose of Viagra.
    The doctor told him that he couldn’t allow him a double dose.
    “Why not?” asked the man.
    “Because it’s not safe,” replied the doctor.
    “But I need it really bad,” said the man.
    “Well, why do you need it so badly?” asked the doctor.
    The man said, “My girlfriend is coming into town on Friday; my ex-wife will be here on Saturday; and my wife is coming home on Sunday. Can’t you see? I must have a double dose.”
    The doctor finally relented saying, “Okay, I’ll give it to you, but you have to come in on Monday morning so that I can check you to see if there are any side effects.”

    On Monday, the man dragged himself in, with his arm in a sling.
    The doctor asked, “What happened to you?”
    The man said, “No one showed up.”

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  12. From Wendy:
    DEAR DIARY – DAY 1

    All packed for the cruise ship —
    all my nicest dresses, swimsuits, short sets. Really, really exciting.
    Our local Ladies Bowls Club – ‘The Late Bloomers’ decided on this
    “all-girls” trip. It will be my first one – and I can’t wait!
    DEAR DIARY – DAY 2

    Entire day at sea, so beautiful. Saw whales and dolphins.
    Met the Captain today — seems like a very nice man.
    DEAR DIARY – DAY 3

    At the pool today. Did some shuffleboard, hit golf balls off the deck.
    The Captain invited me to join him at his table for dinner.
    Felt honoured and had a wonderful time. He is very attractive and attentive.
    DEAR DIARY – DAY 4

    Won £800 in the ship’s Casino. The Captain asked me to have dinner with
    him in his own cabin. Had a scrumptious meal complete with caviar
    and champagne.
    He asked me to stay the night, but I declined. Told him I could not be unfaithful
    to my husband.
    DEAR DIARY – DAY 5

    Pool again today. Got really sunburned, and I went inside for a drink at the
    piano-bar and to cool down; stayed there for rest of day. The Captain saw me,
    bought me several large drinks. Really is quite charming. Again asked me to visit
    his cabin for the night. Again, I declined.
    He told me, if I did not let him have his way with me, he would sink the ship…
    I was shocked
    DEAR DIARY – DAY 6

    Today I saved 2600 lives.

    Twice …… ..

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  13. I was reading sideswipe in the paper version of the Horrid this morning. They go to great lengths to point out that Cindy isn’t giving money to gangs and the program is run by the gang leaders missus and Harry Tam so the gang has no influence! How stupid do they thing we are? Harry Tam is a lifelong member / associate of the mob who is currently on a suspended sentence for having a stun gun in his possession and if you think Sonny Smiths missus isn’t dodgy I have a bridge to sell you. The interesting part is, explaining is losing as we all know, but having to get sideswipe to help you is a sign of desperation. I think National have hit the bulls eye here and Cindy and co are getting increasingly rattled. Keep going Judith.

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      • The trouble with language like “Our people, Our Stories” is that it is exclusionary to those who are not “your people.”

        You cannot have “our people” unless you believe that some people are not yours nor your concern.

        Next time you hear someone say “our people,” challenge them to define what they mean. If “our people” means all people, then why say “our” in the first place?

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        • I agree with you 100%, Odakyu-sen. This is all part of the divisive policies from socialism. Fundamentally, a direct democracy underpinned by capitalism is the fairest, most open system where everyone is afforded the opportunity to live their best lives as they see fit. There is no better system out there that I’m aware of.

          I mean, how much simpler and fairer can you get than “Do as you will, as long as you harm no others”.

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    • Tarquin that is soooo racist.

      To pick on the colonised who are only trying to get their life in order while helping fellow travellers in need .

      Now go to your room, and think about what you have done.

      ardern will make an announcement on this lader.

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  14. Reserve Bank likely to increase official cash rate ‘as slowly as it can’ due to high levels of debt – Frances Sweetman
    https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/money/2021/07/reserve-bank-likely-to-increase-official-cash-rate-as-slowly-as-it-can-due-to-high-levels-of-debt-frances-sweetman.html

    On Wednesday, the Reserve Bank kept the OCR unchanged at 0.25 percent however it announced it will reduce the level of its current policy settings. From July 23, it will stop buying bonds under the Large Scale Asset Purchase (LSAP) programme, introduced in March 2020.

    Effectively injecting cash into the economy to help reduce business and household borrowing costs, the programme is also known as ‘money printing’.

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  15. Hopefully the board of electors will get to experience of jail time to be followed by thousands more in AZ and other states who committed election fraud, I trust that the FBI, CIA and DOJ officials involved are shitting bricks at the thought of an extended taxpayer funded holiday in Gitmo .

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  16. Has anyone heard from Chuck the Canadian since he came on here last week to skite about getting injected with NWO juice?

    He usually sprays himself around various blogs and infects Notional Party meetings with remits.

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    • The americans are getting to be like us. They are getting angry with the Democrats.
      At least they still have their guns so the Dems are in shit street.
      Saw a report this morning that the Arizona count is a long way out which is why they are doing count no.3.

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    • Great stuff Alice but it really annoys me that most countries do not track the number of people tested each day vs the number of positives. So the guy’s comparison of the UK vs India could have been better if he had access to that sort of information.

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      • You’re asking for the positives as a percentage of tests? A bit tongue in cheek, but what was it that you said the other day about percentages? 🙂

        I agree 100% though. A ratio / similar makes for a better comparison than an absolute number. Employ fair metrics, ensure they are seasonally adjusted (more complex with this scenario), etc.

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  17. A well written piece about the current challenges facing South Africa. This part is particularly relevant for New Zealand.

    QUOTED: We’re witnessing the final unravelling of the ANC, and especially the elite criminal coterie who have been manipulating the institutions and authority of government for their own purposes for at least the last decade. Their reluctance to act against each other, abide by the law or do what is good for South Africa is a can that was kicked down the road until they ran out of road. Unimpressive and incoherent fools, promoted far beyond their competence in a system that rewarded greed, party loyalty and failed ideology have brought them to a breaking point. That’s what ultimately precipitated this orgy of looting, criminality, violence and stupidity. That has been predicted by much smarter people than me for much longer.

    New Zealand, under Jacinda Ardern, is entering that phase. Led by an elite, criminal coterie who are manipulating our institutions, our government, our media, our education and more. They don’t abide by the law and change it when it doesn’t suit them. They rarely do what is good for New Zealand and focus only on what is good for Jacinda, the Labour Party or Maori. They are definitely all promoted far beyond their competence and they reward party loyalty and those who support their, ultimately, failed ideology.

    Do you think we’re on a better trajectory than South Africa is? Are we going to avoid the years of Zuma with Ardern as our Prime Minister? And what do you think it will take to shock New Zealanders out of their stunning complacency and willingness to abrogate the responsibilities of democracy and citizenship to a government that is out to milk them for separatism?

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  18. Saw this comment on TDB. It’s a good example of the shit this govt is pedaling. FS you could end up in the slammer for this.

    “So I’m now the subject of someones complaint to HR. My team had a brief discussion about adding pronouns to our email signature. I added that it wasn’t for me. One of the children (new graduate, in her first adult job ) took me up on it, then asked me if I believed that trans woman were real women. I said that I wouldn’t answer that question & it was not appropriate in my work place. She said that she took it that I didn’t believe that trans women were women. I was told that she would complain to HR and has accused me of hate speech. HR have advised me that they have received a complaint of serious misconduct…”/i”

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  19. Judith Collins@JudithCollinsMP

    I understand that the Prime Minister will be making an announcement later today of a $2.5B taxpayer funded bribe in an attempt to save the disastrous Three Water Reforms.
    First the govt went behind councils’ backs to scare ratepayers with a taxpayer funded Three Waters propaganda campaign & now they’ve turned to old school bribery tactics.
    What is abundantly clear is that Ms Ardern taxes & regulates when she wants control & throws taxpayer money around to soothe discontent.
    These Three Water reforms are poorly-conceived & will result in low accountability, bloated service entities, more bureaucracy, & messy cross-subsidising between neighbouring regions. The claimed scale benefits & cost-savings remain unconvincing.

    https://twitter.com/JudithCollinsMP/status/1415446324929916931

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  20. Plan to vaccinate teenagers in Greece sparks huge protests

    Thousands of anti-vaccine demonstrators gathered in Greece’s two largest cities Wednesday to protest plans to make coronavirus vaccines available to children 15 and older.

    The protests took place outside parliament in central Athens and in the northern city of Thessaloniki.

    Greek authorities have blamed a recent increase in confirmed virus cases on crowded entertainment venues. Under new restrictions, leisure facilities will only be open to people who are vaccinated. A mandatory vaccination policy is planned for workers at care facilities and hospitals.

    In Athens, protesters chanted “Hands off our kids” and held up a banner reading, “We say no to vaccine poison.”

    https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-plan-to-vaccinate-teenagers-in-greece-sparks-huge-protests/

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  21. https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/south-auckland-tornado-cancer-patient-struggles-after-home-ravaged-nearly-a-month-ago/ZSE2WLGU2LENOTGRR66WM3CJOQ/

    An 80-yer-old cancer patient who lives alone.
    Point of interest: “I was watching the news and communities were giving out meals and I was just hoping that someone would knock on my door,” she said.

    What is wrong with this woman’s attitude?
    How could she mitigate her circumstances?
    What questions should the journalist have asked?

    If you were an 80-year-old cancer patient living alone, what contingency plans would you prepare?

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    • Elderly don’t get supported by the health system if they don’t ask which is not any easy thing to do when they have been independent their whole lives. Often elderly are past being aware they are not capable of looking after themselves and it takes a fall or other serious health incident for the hospital or GP to take note that it is time for care. Family members have little influence with GP’s if the elderly person insists they are still capable. It’s walking on eggshells for the family navigating their needs v them resisting help.

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        • Years ago when my grandmother became incapable of looking after herself mum told us kids she would never do that and would know when to move into care. Sadly that is exactly what has happened. Despite my parents both being practical and independent their whole lives they were unaware of their decline and growing inability to carry on independently. They are still going in their 90’s but now have assistance. 👍

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    • What is FreedomOS based on, how will it be maintained and how frequently will any security vulnerabilities be patched?

      Edit: Looks like it may be a fork of Android at some stage. Therein is part of the risk – security and vulnerabilities.

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  22. Covid 19 coronavirus: Baffling graph shows twice as many second vaccine doses as first

    Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins unveiled a graph showing that second vaccine doses would be given before first jabs.

    A Ministry of Health staffer then tried to stop information about the graph being released to journalists by claiming the numbers were commercially sensitive.

    https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/covid-19-coronavirus-baffling-graph-shows-twice-as-many-second-vaccine-doses-as-first/73DGRUQ2BY5R5YXOKTFIK5BD5Y/

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  23. The yellow vests movement (#GiletsJaunes) in France announced they will take to the streets on July 14th in protest to President Macrons plan for mandatory Covid 19 vaccinations of all french citizens.
    This happened yesterday after Macron made his announcement.
    Conicidentally its Bastille Day!

    https://media.gab.com/system/media_attachments/files/079/262/347/original/88d1993638c123d4.mp4

    https://media.gab.com/system/media_attachments/files/079/262/536/original/be123e48332f0b79.mp4

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  24. Will Fairy Dust And Unicorns Power New Zealand?
    Amy Brooke.

    Wishful thinking, allied to government incompetence and the ambition of our Prime Minister, is lining up trouble ahead.

    In one of the extraordinarily foolish moves characteristic of her Labour coalition, Jacinda Ardern apparently wants to shine on the world stage by compelling this country to attempt to conform to the UN’s nonsensical Paris Climate Agreement for countries to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

    https://climatechangedispatch.com/will-fairy-dust-and-unicorns-power-new-zealand/

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  25. Aldi will spend $1.3 billion to open corner stores in Australia, trial self-checkouts, and replace workers with robots

    The German supermarket giant, which rings up more than $10.5 billion worth of sales in Australia every year, unveiled its five year plan for the local market on Wednesday.

    As part of the new strategy, Aldi will begin opening a new small-format store, called ‘Corner Stores’, in capital cities.

    With the first opening in North Sydney on Wednesday, the “reimagined” stores will stock pre-prepared meals and boast its own bakery section. Operating under extended trading hours, and equipped with a self-checkout, the layout design looks to “maximise efficiency”, according to a statement from Aldi.

    It also revealed it would expand its online store, after it begun selling exclusive large goods such as fridges online during the pandemic, potentially canvassing groceries and alcohol as well.

    https://www.businessinsider.com.au/aldi-corner-stores-self-checkout-2021-7?utm_source=Business+Insider+Australia+-+10+things+you+need+to+know+in+the+morning+in+Australia&utm_campaign=86c91719e3-businessinsider_2021_07_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8a990bd96b-86c91719e3-282368884

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    • I watched a video of a fully automated Amazon shop a while ago. Very much surveilance state, but also very impressive from a technical viewpoint. Just pick up what you want and walk out with it, you are charged automatically.

      I can imagine it would create a similar feeling of unease the first few times you do though. Like on Great Barrier with the honesty system at the art galleries. Pick up what you want, write your name down and pay when you have reception.

      This type of thing will really hurt the minimum wage jobs, but its another big (r)evolution in how things are done.

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  26. Spain’s top court rules pandemic lockdown unconstitutional

    Spain’s Constitutional Court ruled Wednesday that a strict stay-at-home lockdown order the Spanish government issued under a state of emergency during the first wave of COVID-19 last year was unconstitutional.

    While upholding most terms of the state of emergency, the court said provisions ordering the population off the streets except for short shopping trips, unavoidable work commutes and other essential business violated Spain’s Constitution.

    https://apnews.com/article/europe-business-health-government-and-politics-courts-a0a36ebadb24600e122e2f1fb035011c?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_medium=AP_Europe&utm_source=Twitter

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  27. Went to Toyota today to enquire about the Rav4 Hybrid. Earliest available supply will be in February 2022. Registratioon will only occur in February.

    SO HOW THE FUCK WILL THIS APPLY????

    this is from the Mistubishi website

    “The Clean Car Discount programme aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in New Zealand by providing rebates for new and used light electric vehicles (EVs) and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs) registered between 1 July and 31 December 2021.”

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    • If they’re serious about identifying “high-volume crme (sic) types” I could have saved them the trouble of worrying about algorithms. A dark sun tan, lack of a visible means of support, illiteracy & a being brought up by a single slag on the DPB should trigger sirens, brass bands & flashing lights.

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  28. Why the fuck do we need a maori version of everything. This is for the NZDA Hunts programme – training hunters. Why do maori need their own programmes? Surely the techniques are the same. Unless you’re Sonny Tau and after the Wood Pigeons.

    “The approval of the application to the Jobs for Nature Community Conservation Fund will allow for the creation of five hunter education and training positions to deliver this over a 3-year period:

    • One full-time employee to develop, facilitate and deliver hunter education through an online education course to be delivered by the Game Animal Council.
    • One full-time employee to manage NZDA’s HUNTS programme as a National Co-ordinator.
    • One part-time employee to support the National Co-ordinator to administer HUNTS and work with iwi to develop Maori HUNTS programmes.
    • One part-time employee to oversee the training and assessment of HUNTS Instructors (volunteers) in the North Island.
    • One part-time employee to oversee the training and assessment of HUNTS Instructors (volunteers) in the South Island.

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  29. Umm Seriously. So you get vaccinated, and die. But that’s not alarming. To quote from the piece of brilliance

    “The fact that more vaccinated people are dying than unvaccinated people does nothing to undermine vaccine safety or effectiveness. In fact, it’s exactly what we’d expect from the excellent vaccines, which have already saved tens of thousands of lives.”

    what should have been added is
    “and has caused thousands of deaths in people that would probably never get covid”.

    https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/world/2021/07/coronavirus-most-england-covid-deaths-are-now-among-the-vaccinated-here-s-why-that-shouldn-t-alarm-you.html

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  30. Sen. Rubio’s description of Cuba’s communist regime sounds suspiciously similar to what Cindy and her Labour cabal are imposing on NZ against our will.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=isfVQKwgjpI
    Sen. Rubio on Cubans rallying against communism: ‘Horrifying’

    Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., son of Cuban immigrants, joins ‘Fox & Friends’ to provide insight into why Cubans are rallying against the communist government.

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  31. “Seven Ages: first puking and mewling
    Then very pissed-off with your schooling
    Then fucks, and then fights
    Next judging chaps’ rights
    Then sitting in slippers: then drooling.”

    ― Robert Conquest

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    • Immigration are a bunch of cunts, from top to bottom. I hope they all fucking get covid and die, from the Minister down to the fucking tea lady. I have a friend in this situation, 18 months without his wife and daughter. Works in construction and his company is desperate to keep him.

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      • Immigration is stacked with the pricks that will bring in more of their own.

        feck youse whities !!!!

        IRD is stacked with Indians now that make it unpleasant for those not of their ‘type’ .
        They did the same in Malaysia which is where their Govt stepped in to make it more favourable to the Malays.

        Then again, the Malays did not have white privilege.

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    • Perhaps it would have been different if he’d been an illiterate Somali with no skills and a large inbred family. He would have been a UN migration compact champion right there. What a bloody farce this country is becoming.

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  32. In the same year that the Government declared a climate emergency, imports of an especially dirty type of coal from Indonesia topped a million tonnes for the first time since 2006.

    Last year, 235kg of overseas coal was imported for every New Zealander in order to power homes and businesses. This is also only imported coal; the country also produces coal domestically.

    Ninety-two per cent of the imported coal was from Indonesia, and the vast majority of that was a low grade, high emissions type – sub-bituminous coal.

    “Not only are we burning more coal, [but] it’s the dirtiest coal. And it comes from Indonesia where the conditions and the mining is appalling,” Cindy Baxter, an environmental campaigner, said.

    https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/climate-change-nz-imported-more-than-a-million-tonnes-of-dirty-coal-last-year/RAH43LJAFVV5WHAZ6PS5VBAN3Y/?utm_medium=Social&utm_campaign=nzh_fb&utm_source=Facebook&fbclid=IwAR1m2dr4oOSDvvWQ-NYb9m3dbU2NQAQ-UxXA27o2pvC-vfsmW92BvrI4MkA#Echobox=1626215224

    Woods was asked, if coal is necessary, why New Zealand couldn’t import it from a country with a stronger environmental record. She said these are business decisions made by privately-owned companies.

    The Government is a majority shareholder of each of Genesis, Mercury and Meridian energy companies.

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  33. Analysis of Ballot Images in Georgia County Shows ‘Provable Fraud’ in Audit: Election Integrity Group

    A group seeking to ensure that elections are run fairly said this week that an in-depth analysis of mail-in ballot images obtained through a court order shows that the hand-count audit in Fulton County, Georgia, last year “was riddled with massive errors and provable fraud.”

    The analysis turned up at least 36 batches of mail-in ballots, containing 4,255 votes, that were added redundantly to the audit results, according to Voters Organized for Trusted Election Results in Georgia (VoterGA). Nearly 3,400 were for Democrat Joe Biden.

    https://www.theepochtimes.com/election-integrity-group-analysis-of-ballot-images-in-georgia-county-shows-provable-fraud_3901787.html

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  34. It has started. Be afraid.

    A man has appeared in the Tauranga Community Magistrates’ Court today charged with making an objectionable publication and inciting racial disharmony.

    The man first appeared in court last month. His name and all details that might identify him have been suppressed since then.

    The charge of knowingly making an objectionable publication – under the Films, Videos and Publications Classification Act 1993 – carries a maximum penalty of 14 years’ imprisonment.

    The charge of inciting racial disharmony – under the Human Rights Act 1993 – carries a maximum penalty of three months’ imprisonment, or a fine of $7000.

    The man was granted continued name suppression on Thursday by Tauranga Community Magistrate Lesley Jensen.

    He is yet to make a plea and will next appear in court on July 29.

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    • Are there any details on what the contents of those objectionable publications are? There’s more and more racially charged rhetoric in New Zealand – take that MP – Rawiri Waititi and his disharmonious attacks on European people.

      Of course, the Human Rights Commission said, quoting from their response to my complaint:


      You complained about a tweet sent from Rawiri Waititi’s social media account, which you described as ‘racially charged’ and abusive towards people on non-Māori descent. You complained this is racial disharmony.

      As you noted on your complaint form, Mr Waititi subsequently deleted the comment, provided an explanation and issued an apology. While I acknowledge this did not completely satisfy you, I hope it went some way to resolving your concerns.

      The Commission also has campaigns to raise awareness of and reduce racism in New Zealand. Our ‘Give Nothing to Racism’ campaign advocates for saying no to intolerance and hatred or the denigration of people. In 2020 the Commission launched the second part of this campaign, called “Voice of Racism” to address everyday racism in New Zealand.

      In other words – fuck you, we won’t do anything. But support us while we go after whitey, okay?

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    • From BN’s link:

      …..”The author has been a nurse for 13 years and worked in the emergency department for the past eight. “…..

      I take my hat off to this nurse & others who work at the underfunded coalface of a hospital emergency department. I only wish that the supercilious, knowall, patronising bitches who our local medical centre employ as pretend doctors (aka nurse practitioners) would fuck off back to where their vast knowledge might actually do some good.

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  35. What does the Ministry of Truth have to say?

    Two women who were released from MIQ after one day and then brought back again say they don’t believe they should be there.
    https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/two-women-confused-after-being-released-miq-day-then-brought-back?auto=0

    But the story gets more confusing. Bunting and Curtis say they were told if they booked a flight from Wellington to Brisbane, they could then turn around in Brisbane and fly back to New Zealand without having to go through MIQ.

    They spent just a day at the Grand Mercure before being released. They were given letters saying their stay in MIQ was complete, and they were taken back to Wellington Airport for their Brisbane flight.

    “There was probably about 12 people there… basically they said ‘we found out about this late last night, we haven’t been able to put you on the plane’. We were sent back to quarantine even though we’d actually been let go.”

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  36. I was at St Lukes mall earlier. I dont get there very often.
    I did not spot a creep fitting the description of Stephie girlie

    But I did spot what I think was Joanne aka Mihingarangi Forbes.
    Now I have not watched much TV in recent years but the give away was red laser beams coming out the eyes and smoke coming out the ears.
    One angry woman,.
    Garner, you’re welcome to that.
    15 Barge poles would not be enough.
    200 metre social distancing sounds good.

    Plus, the place was stacked with Moozlems. The garb is kind of a giveaway.

    Oh well, back there in December.

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  37. Redbaiter

    Today the Ardern govt gave away $9.6 million (your money) to the NZ mainstream media. How was the money spent? A lot of it went on race based proposals designed to boost propaganda for the He Puapua project. Taxpayers should make their own choices on where they spend their wages and not be forced to support institutions they don’t like.

    https://theredbaiter.com/2021/07/15/first-9-6-million-payout-under-journalism-fund-goes-to-propaganda-framework-for-he-puapua/

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