Media watch – Sunday

19 February 2017


Media Watch is a focus on New Zealand media, blogs and social media. You can post any items of interested related to media.

A primary aim here is to hold media to account in the political arena. A credible and questioning media is an essential part of a healthy democracy.

A general guideline – post opinion on or excerpts from and links to blog posts or comments of interest, whether they are praise, criticism, pointing out issues or sharing useful information.

As usual avoid anything that could cause any legal issues such as potential defamation or breaching suppression orders. Also remember that keeping things civil, legal and factual is more effective and harder to argue against or discredit.

Sometimes other blogs get irate if their material is highlighted elsewhere but the Internet is specifically designed to share and repeat information and anyone who comments or puts anything into a public forum should be aware that it could be republished elsewhere (but please include attribution).


  1. Nelly Smickers

     /  February 19, 2017

    *Chuck* from LA tweets…..

  2. NOEL

     /  February 19, 2017

    Lucky man dying of natural causes.
    Bet some of the people who died at the World Trade would have preferred that option.

    • Nelly Smickers

       /  February 19, 2017

      And Wayne reckins *he can see all the Virgins now*……sitting around playing ‘Paper Rock Scissors’ 😡

  3. Conspiratoor

     /  February 19, 2017

    Daily dose of Milo.

    MILO Thrashes Heckling Muslim Women At New Mexico. Islam’s abuse of women distilled into a few words