Open Forum – Tuesday

28 November 2017

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20 Comments

  1. lurcher1948

     /  November 28, 2017

    Mikey listening to your rant against the Sira Lankin family in Queenstown, ihis is why bill and the heartless national party are sitting on the opposition benches…

    • Corky

       /  November 28, 2017

      I think Aussie Malcolm answered those perceptions on the Larry Williams show yesterday.

  2. Corky

     /  November 28, 2017

    Talking of Larry. His interview with Golriz Ghahraman was interesting. He quizzed her on allegations she represented war criminals. There were a a couple of pregnant pauses and much fast talking. The aural version of being in a tumble dryer. Larry hung her out to dry.

    It’s all about perception. It’s all about grist for the mill. Add this to Jacinda not releasing the Coalition Agreement Document, and the negativity around this government grows by the day.

    • David

       /  November 28, 2017

      I was expecting to see some more coverage of her background, oddly cant find anything. Lucky she wasnt in the Act Party it would be the lead story everywhere.

      • Corky

         /  November 28, 2017

        I have been critical of Bill English’s ragged look leading up to the election. Looks shouldn’t factor in politics; but they do. And yesterday I couldn’t believe my eyes as I watched the news. Jacinda has aged ten years. She look gaunt and lifeless. The princess of pre election fame has gone. Conversely, Bill looked much younger. I think he’s having fun. What pressure can do to a person is amazing.

      • Corky

         /  November 28, 2017

        Opps..that was meant to be a stand alone comment, David. But I agree with your post.

        • David

           /  November 28, 2017

          Found it in the Herald. I think its quite a big story but not sure if I am biased but the thing for me is that she volunteered rather than the say the firm she was working for was employed to defend these absolute scum, they butchered 800,000 people in a couple of weeks.

          • Corky

             /  November 28, 2017

            Yes, Larry honed in on that. That’s when the fast talking started. Apparently she saw herself as a junior attached to a team at the trials . At least I think that’s what she said.

          • Blazer

             /  November 28, 2017

            Democracies maintain everyone is entitled to a fair trial,and to defend any allegations.Is that something you disagree ..with?

            • unitedtribes2

               /  November 28, 2017

              Trouble is Blazer it looks like she tried to hide this and say she was actually working on the other side. Anyway when the defence teams strategy is to try and delay the proceedings to avoid an outcome then as part of that team she is condoning the crime

    • Blazer

       /  November 28, 2017

      they become war criminals only when they are convicted.Millions regard Bush and Blair..as war criminals.

      • Corky

         /  November 28, 2017

        Only a Lefty could say that.

        • Blazer

           /  November 28, 2017

          au contraire ,many objective commentators say…exactly..that.

        • lurcher1948

           /  November 28, 2017

          I see #45 is back peddling on the fact that he’s a serial groper

          • Corky

             /  November 28, 2017

            I don’t think America cares, Lurchy. They have those flash Bollywood abusers to focus on. Besides, the American economy is booming.

  3. lurcher1948

     /  November 28, 2017

    2 Samsung’s in the house,one a J5 old version and a new samsung (android 7) only being out 8 months neither gave a civil defence warning so we are walking dead in a disaster,not a very good system,civil defence…

    • Corky

       /  November 28, 2017

      I’ll say goodbye now, Lurchy, in case the ‘big one’strikes tonight.

  4. lurcher1948

     /  November 28, 2017

    Samsung SM-G390Y military strength cell phone