Open Forum – Wednesday

19 July 2017

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19 Comments

  1. Gezza

     /  July 19, 2017

    Just been out to feed the pookies. Fog’s come down on North Welly’s Eastern, Western, & Southern hills. What’s it like in South & Central & Hutt?
    0742 hours

    • What fog? Clear blue sky in Petone

      • Gezza

         /  July 19, 2017

        Yup. It came down further & got thicker but It’s all cleared away here too now. Probably a bit of a breeze came up. Still bloody overcast though. What about out there?
        0919 hours

        • Gezza

           /  July 19, 2017

          Clear blue sky in Petone

          Aw bugger. How’s that even possible? The bloody micro-climates in this place are flaming rude as!

  2. Alan Wilkinson

     /  July 19, 2017

    Another Dunedin policeman in the gun:
    http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11892389

    Looks like they have some real recruitment issues down there.

  3. Corky

     /  July 19, 2017

    Lol..contractors have unearthed bones under a tree they were removing. Police want anyone with information to phone them.

    • Corky

       /  July 19, 2017

      Forgot the punch line…the bones are over 100 years old.

      • Gezza

         /  July 19, 2017

        That could be trouble. No end of hassles & expense having to move old dead white settlers’ bones down here when they did the motorway thru Bolton Street cemetery.

        • Corky

           /  July 19, 2017

          No more hassle and expense then what it cost taxpayers to return smoked Maori heads sold by tribes to earn some of the white mans baubles.

          • Gezza

             /  July 19, 2017

            Well, that’s understandable isn’t it? It’s the sort of thing you might want your sprogs to do if your shrunken bonce turned up at Sotheby’s, surely?

            Are you really not gonna vote Corks? Garn, man up! Pick a party or two & get out there and cast ya ballot. Don’t be a poofter. What if your vote’s the one that finally decides whether ya get Bill for ya PM or a Quartet of Numpties rotating thru the job?

            • Corky

               /  July 19, 2017

              Eh? Sprogs,shrunken bonce?

              ‘Are you really not gonna vote Corks?’

              No. No Muslim ban, no vote.

            • Gezza

               /  July 19, 2017

              Gawd. What a pansy 🌸

              That’s just chucking ya toys outa the cot. People will point at ya, mate.
              “Chucked his toys!”, they’ll say. “What a sooky!”

              I know I will. 💪🏼

  4. Alan Wilkinson

     /  July 19, 2017

    Britain is banning consumer surcharge fees for credit card payments, including Paypal.

    • Corky

       /  July 19, 2017

      Excellent. Pity someone didn’t ban Spark from charging customers who pay their bills at Post Shop outlets. That’s many elderly folk who can’t use online bill paying..

    • Gezza

       /  July 19, 2017

      Good ol’ whaler.
      Viscous. 👍

      • Corky

         /  July 19, 2017

        I think the story was about, Quinny. However, I have proof this article was posted by the Whaler.

  5. Corky

     /  July 19, 2017

    Holy crap, I can’t believe this. Really? Why aren’t I excited?

    http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11892671

    • Gezza

       /  July 20, 2017

      34% undecided Corks.
      Don’t be a wuss. Get out there and vote! Winnie’s no good. He kills coalition governments.