Over in the dumpster fire that is the United States Government, Trump has announced his Supreme Court nominee, one Justice Gorsuch. A known Christian conservative. This appointment is to replace the late Justice Scalia who died in February last year.
I saw an article yesterday that came from early December about the current intelligence community and its panic over Donald Trump. The article, from Reuters, says that Canada is concerned about Trump’s comments around using torture and other ethical atrocities as well as his ties to Russia
So who saw that one coming? No-one. Big news.
Since *that* election I have read myriad reasons why it played out the way it did
RadioNZ (sorry RNZ) has a remarkable story up about New Zealand’s high level of immigration, and how this high level of immigration is actually bringing in a lot of low-skilled workers
Over the weekend, on TV3’s ‘The Nation‘, the Wellington Mayoral candidates got together and had a shitfest.
It was a fascinating day yesterday, watching the Brexit results come in and seeing how divided United Kingdom had become.
If there’s one euphemism I’m sick of hearing it’s “property investment”.
Hello friends, I’m not going to be writing a whole lot of these pieces but I thought I’d dip my toe back into the punditry land, if only for a brief swim.
For a while now I’ve wondered when exactly we should start taking seriously what is going on in US politics around Donald Trump. How foolish of me. The time is now.
Today I’m voting to keep a flag that I’ve wanted to change since I was six.
The inclusion and subsequent failure of Red Peak in the New Zealand flag referendum is a triumph of democracy; pats on the back to everyone involved.
We all know somebody like Ted Cruz. You know, that guy who ran for class president every year?
It’s unlikely that New Zealanders, Americans, or anyone else in the world will be looking at President Trump in 2016.
Sometimes it’s easier to ask for forgiveness than permission.
Well they’re out. The final four design have been reached and they’re all a bit terrible.