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13 November 2017

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61 Comments

  1. Corky

     /  November 13, 2017

    WHAT THE…how long has this government been in power? Weeks, if we take their tenure from the swearing in.

    So, in a first for me. Others may have previously encountered this, I haven’t. Something I have been predicting has come to fruition.

    I regularly buy online overseas, and was gobsmacked to find for the first time at the check out – GST ADDED TO MY PURCHASE!!!!. This has shaken my Rightie ways to the core.

    Now i have to find a way around it. As any true Rightie should. And I have just found that way.

    • Gezza

       /  November 13, 2017

      What way is that, oh Wise One?

    • Corky

       /  November 13, 2017

      Dark Web. Police seem to catch many people using the Dark Web. How do they do it? Well, authorities just monitor the exit nodes. They can’t monitor them all, so between hackers and authorities sitting around and waiting, you take your chances. A little like Russian roulette. Or maybe Bullrush.

      • Gezza

         /  November 13, 2017

        You realise that Blazer has just fingered the Nats below as the culprits here with this online GST bizzo – and he says they did it to satisfy the righties. He must be in the know. This is a problem for alt righties, it seems?

  2. Blazer

     /  November 13, 2017

    National initiative to soothe their business donors,as you well…know.

  3. lurcher1948

     /  November 13, 2017

    Listening to the NZME zb RIGHTWING spokesman hissy fitting about our PM Adern pressurising the racist australians and as aside from that,the right wing NZME calls our PM Ms, they are struggling to come to terms, that their best mates are no longer in power.

    • Corky

       /  November 13, 2017

      Just listening to talkback on Manus Island refugees, Lurchy. Tales of arson, sex with underage girls, drugs and violence. And you, and our Nutty PM, want to take in these people. According to contractors who have worked there, these refugees are lazy thieves.

      So if we did take them would they transform into decent middleclass folk able to live next door to Mikey?

      • Pickled Possum

         /  November 13, 2017

        Really!!! Corkey, you talk of sex with underage girls etc, like it was an alien thing here in our Open All Hours country. I dont want any more ro add to the gob shutting stats for the land of the pious. Not all us as it appears to be reported in the msm liars inc. Isny tbere a crytearea to be followed … even by refugees?

        • Corky

           /  November 13, 2017

          I will gladly answer your posts when written in unencrypted English.
          Kia ora.

          • I must confess that I can’t quite follow it, either.

            I take it that crytearea is criterion, the singular of criteria. but am lost with the rest of it.

            • Pickled Possum

               /  November 13, 2017

              Oh Dear The FFS Fat Fingers Syndrome … esp on my not so smart fone.

              Really!!! Corkey, you talk of sex with underage girls etc, like it was an alien thing here in our Open All Hours country.
              Seems followable to me.

              I dont want any more ro add to the gob shutting stats for the land of the pious.
              I don’t want any more (bad people) to add to the*gob shutting stats* for the land of the pious.
              *statistic from correction courts usual suspects.
              I expect you can define the meaning for pious yaw self.

              Not all us as it appears to be reported in the msm liars inc. Isny tbere a crytearea to be followed … even by refugees?

              Not all is as it appears to be, when reported by the msm liars inc.
              Isn’t there a criteria to be followed, when processing refugees.
              Now you have learnt a new language Miss
              called Easy Peasy … when you know how.

    • Gezza

       /  November 13, 2017

      What’s wrong with calling her Ms, Lurchy?
      That’s the safest bet with any sheila from my generation onwards.

      • lurcher1948

         /  November 13, 2017

        Was never Mr Key or Mr English

        • Gezza

           /  November 13, 2017

          Do you mean Sir John?
          But look, I see your point. If they’re doing it sarcastically, do you ring them up & abuse them?

  4. lurcher1948

     /  November 13, 2017

    Todays Open Forum poll,
    whose your favourite newstalkZB rightwing host
    Bruce Russel
    Mike Hosking
    Layton Smith
    Larry Williams
    other
    and coming soon in the new year
    Kate Hawkesby
    as a follow up( who hates PM Jacinda Adern the most??) from the above list

    • Corky

       /  November 13, 2017

      I love them all, Lurchy. They are the power behind the throne. They will destroy Labour. And that’s all to our betterment.

      • lurcher1948

         /  November 13, 2017

        Balanced radio NOT, just a moment ago Layton,said PM Jacinda Adern isnt experienced as PM but John Key was?? and the two time loser Bill English went to PM school right….

        • Seriously lurcher, you’re getting Central Socialist Paradise delivered by Claire Curran, you should be dancing in the streets

          “Clare Curran said the bulk of the new investment was likely to go to a planned new service under the working title RNZ+.

          Labour’s broadcasting manifesto describes it as “a non-commercial, audio-visual and multi-platform entity, with its services expanded to include a free-to-air non-commercial television service … progressively developed from Radio New Zealand.”

          Clare Curran told Mediawatch she wanted a full TV channel run by RNZ on Freeview offering more news and current affairs, children’s content and drama.

          But that will be hard to plan because the budget for it has not been set by the yet-to-be-established PMFC.

          “It’s early days and conversations haven’t been had yet about what’s achievable,” she said, adding that there was time for planning before the next budget in May.

          Not everyone in the media industry is in favour.

          When the policy was first announced, Fairfax NZ chief executive Sinead Boucher questioned “piling more money into state-owned media.” She suggested putting extra funding into a contestable fund for all media companies.
          Clare Curran said extra funding for New Zealand on Air was a “strong signal” local content was important on all platforms.

          “We acknowledge how hard it is to innovate. We have seen a lot of disruption in our media ecosystem. We’d be looking at New Zealand on Air being able to expand what it does to support that,” she said.

          • DaveK

             /  November 13, 2017

            Heh…Clare Curran, she’s all over this new media carry on.

            Why only last week she threw a hissy because she thought she had been slighted by the former PM, only to find @BillEnglishMP is a parody account.

    • Gezza

       /  November 13, 2017

      I’m sure my fave will be Kate Hawkesby. People will be ringing her up to ask her questions about Mikey.

      • duperez

         /  November 13, 2017

        A bit like Muldoon’s dig I suppose. If any of the kids stay home, and or the budgie, when the adults in that house leave to go to work the IQ of the household goes up.

  5. Corky

     /  November 13, 2017

    Crikey, this soothsayer is predicting bad shite for the world and even little ole NZ. Lucky I’m a Prepper. I’m taking my drinking straw, rocket stove and barely powder, and moving to my bunker.

    The thought of starving feral socialists crawling over this fine country, turned mad by no more state help, chills me to the bone. I doubt Pickled Possums mates will lend her a firearm as she believes they will. When disaster strikes it’s every man for himself.

    Spare a thought for Mikey. Middle class suburbs will be the first to be looted. He can kiss by to everything. It will be a situation similar to Tongan and Samoan rugby league supporters going feral.`

    http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11943343

    • Gezza

       /  November 13, 2017

      You still won’t be safe, unfortunately Corks. Starving feral socialists will quickly learn to live off the land & marauding bands of them will be both inventive and remorseless in winkling you out of your bolt hole to get at your supplies & your gold.

      • Gezza

         /  November 13, 2017

        And no one will come to your aid because of the righty creed in times of need: I’m all right Jack, fk you!

    • Pickled Possum

       /  November 13, 2017

      OIII !!! Corkey
      “I doubt Pickled Possums mates will lend her a firearm as she believes they will”

      Not my mate it was Patu mate … Get it right.
      In facto, that maybe, libel slander … whats the legal word I’m looking for? any Roia here.
      Oh yea its regurgitated gossip with a side dressing of fries.
      I have my own licence thank you, and I am looking for a retraction of the offending blatant forked tongue korero …. el pronto bro.

      • Corky

         /  November 13, 2017

        ”Not my mate it was Patu mate … Get it right.”

        Please forgive me, I just give give your posts a quick once over.

        ”I have my own licence thank you,

        That’s not what you said in a previous post. Get it right.

        • patupaiarehe

           /  November 13, 2017

          Just for the record Corky, it was I who said both those things. Get it right yourself 😛

  6. Corky

     /  November 13, 2017

    Not in my country, please Jacinda. Put your ideology aside for a tick and ask the average New Zealander if they want these refugees. I bet the answer is no.

    https://sputniknews.com/europe/201711121059028744-syrian-arrested-germany-pony-rape/

    • Gezza

       /  November 13, 2017

      Yup. That’s a no from me. I don’t mind if we help out with air fares to a muslim country though.

      • Different people from a different country, and who knows if the story is true, anyway.

        The 1000 Muslim men who burned down Germany’s oldest church were not 1000 in number or anything like it, the church named wasn’t the oldest and the fire damage was from fireworks.

        If it sounds too bizarre to be true, then it usually is.

        • If you imagine that bestiality doesn’t go on in all countries, you’re dreaming.

          • patupaiarehe

             /  November 13, 2017

            Berlin police have confirmed that a 23-year-old from Syria is facing charges for violating the Animal Welfare Act and “causing a public nuisance through sexual acts.

            Really??!! From what I read, the Donkey didn’t attempt to escape… 😀
            Here’s some entertaining (or not) evening reading for you Kitty;
            https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enumclaw_horse_sex_case

            • patupaiarehe

               /  November 13, 2017

              From the above link…

              It was only after Pinyan died, when law enforcement looked for one way to punish his associates, that the legality of bestiality in Washington State became an issue. The prosecutor’s office wanted to charge Tait with animal abuse, but the police found no evidence of abused animals on the many videotapes they collected from his home. As there was no law against humanely having sex with one horse, the prosecutors could only charge Tait with trespassing.

  7. Pickled Possum

     /  November 13, 2017

    Really Corkey!!!
    That has nothing what so ever to do with the people calling for refugee status on Manus … But then you knew that eh.
    I was loathed to click onto that link but I mistakenly was under the illusion that it had something to do with Manus, and thought SHIT!!!.
    Why The Fuck would Jacinda be interested in something that happened at Berlin Zoo?
    Is it because he is Syrian?
    Or because the abused Pony was a little darling animal.
    Painting with a huge tar brush there Corkey.

    • Corky

       /  November 13, 2017

      ”That has nothing what so ever to do with the people calling for refugee status on Manus … But then you knew that eh.”

      Of course I knew that. But the MO seems to be similar to Manus Island.

      ”I was loathed to click onto that link but I mistakenly was under the illusion that it had something to do with Manus, and thought SHIT!”

      Be careful next time.

      ”Why The Fuck would Jacinda be interested in something that happened at Berlin Zoo?”

      No need for foul language. Maybe because we take some Syrians and the MO is similar no matter the origins of Muslim refugees?

      ”Or because the abused Pony was a little darling animal.
      Painting with a huge tar brush there Corkey.”

      Sorry, I gave you a fair go. You aren’t worth the effort. You can join Gezza and Kitty on the sideline. Gezza was right. I really am talking to myself. Lol.

      • Blazer

         /  November 13, 2017

        You’re donkey deep in non sequitur. ..Corky.

        • Corky

           /  November 13, 2017

          Its a blog. And I’m commenting to someone who needs remedial work. I thought it wouldn’t matter. Obviously it does. But it doesn’t anymore.

          I’m up-ticking you for being a spoil sport.

          • phantom snowflake

             /  November 13, 2017

            Basically you’ve posted something utterly nauseating purely to incite hatred towards refugees and muslims. We don’t need that s**t. What a hero!

            • Corky

               /  November 13, 2017

              ”Incite hatred towards refugees and Muslims”. Are you from MSM? Or a covert SJW. Once you post like that you lose the argument.

            • phantom snowflake

               /  November 13, 2017

              You often post comments that seem designed to divide people; to set one group against another. I don’t believe that’s in line with the kaupapa of this site; this isn’t Whaleoil FFS.

            • Gezza

               /  November 13, 2017

              More to be pitied than snarled at, imo, snowy.
              He’s a bit

              I just try to stay calm & be patient with him. If you get *relegated to the sidelines* you know you’re getting through 👍🏼

            • phantom snowflake

               /  November 13, 2017

              I’m a bit snarkier than usual today. Disagreement with my …psychiatrist.

            • Corky

               /  November 13, 2017

              ”You often post comments that seem designed to divide people; to set one group against another.”

              There’s only four of us. Give me a break. Get back on the couch.
              Send me to the sideline. Problem solved.

            • Gezza

               /  November 13, 2017

              What do you mean:
              There’s only four of us. Give me a break.
              Corky?

              There’s only one of you.

            • phantom snowflake

               /  November 13, 2017

              “There’s only four of us.” was said in solidarity with me mentioning my psychiatrist. He and I have sooo much in common.

      • Gezza

         /  November 13, 2017

        It’s not so much that you’re always talking to yourself that’s the worry, imo, Corks. It’s that often you’re obviously not listening to yourself properly either.

      • Pickled Possum

         /  November 13, 2017

        yep I forgot that piece of sage advice I gave myself a while back, re you.
        You ain’t worth the effort.

  8. Those most capable of living off the land are righties in my humble gezza. Hard to meet a horticulturalist or any sort of farmer, apart from some lifestylers that’s not a rightie. As for your socialists, I’ve never met too many who’ve extended a helping hand. Sitting around carping and moaning about John Key, idealising Corbyn and theorising in how I should manage my farm from a Grey Lynn 400sqm doesn’t cut the mustard. When it’s push/shove meet at the church for a working bee, I’m not picking your Clark Gayford, Chris Hipkins, Grant, Alf and John Campbell turn up with tools types.

    • Gezza

       /  November 13, 2017

      Possum might beg to differ. But never mind that trav – are you fronting with the evidence of you wearing a Che T-shirt or not? Been waiting all day – coming back to check on the hour every hour, pretty much.

      • Oh. Alright then

        • Pickled Possum

           /  November 13, 2017

          Trav That’s a Smokin!!! … T-shirt.
          I had one too…to go with my Levi 501 button fly.

          Che Guevara was the reason I wanted to go to Cuba
          and see how the world stopped for Cuba in 1961
          and to listen to Buena Vista Social Club.
          Ry Cooder did some good sounds with BVSC
          Always thought Ry was a chocolate coloured man.

        • Gezza

           /  November 14, 2017

          😍

    • robertguyton

       /  November 13, 2017

      Righties live off the land – Lefties live with her.

      • Corky

         /  November 13, 2017

        Like in Africa?

      • Conspiratoor

         /  November 13, 2017

        I understand the sentiment Robert. I think travs poke was directed more at the chardonnay socialists who tend to cluster around the left. On a related matter is it true that a former leader of the greens consumed her own waste?

        • Im not really serious.

        • Pickled Possum

           /  November 13, 2017

          What kinda waste are you talking about Con, the kitchen sort or the wharepaku sort?
          Is this piece of info got a link?
          Oh never mind I’ve had enuff shit for one day

      • Alan Wilkinson

         /  November 13, 2017

        Correction Robert: Righties live off the land. Lefties live off Righties.