Open Forum – Saturday

2 December 2017

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12 Comments

  1. lurcher1948

     /  December 2, 2017

    Must try harder,Cam Slater…just saying
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  2. sorethumb

     /  December 2, 2017

    McKinsey: automation may wipe out 1/3 of America’s workforce by 2030
    https://www.axios.com/mckinsey-automation-may-throw-800m-people-out-of-work-by-2030-2513416488.html

    The question is will it leave people free to do other things like plait hair?

  3. Corky

     /  December 2, 2017

    I get where John is coming from. But in my opinion these police officers discretion went too far. They should, in my opinion ,both lose their jobs after the police internal enquiry. Lucky for them they are Maori. Police hierarchy wont want to be seen as racist. However, as Tamihere has said, these guys are tainted for life.

    You can just hear a European colleague say to them in future: ”boys, let’s do this by the book. We don’t need the ‘Maori way’ on this case.”

    Best they resign.

    https://www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/local-news/western-leader/99317114/john-tamihere-says-two-police-officers-acquitted-of-kidnapping-will-forever-be-tainted

  4. unitedtribes2

     /  December 2, 2017

    Pre election Slater said he attacked National because a Labour based government would provide his blog with interesting material. I get that. It was also obvious he was promoting Winston for some unknown reason (maybe third party).
    Post election, other than the latest attack on the Greens, he seems to be giving Labour and Jacinda a particularly hard going over. Or is this just more promotion of Winston. I wonder if Winston uses a Hawkes Bay PR firm.

  5. lurcher1948

     /  December 2, 2017

    l blame this all on Bill English and the national party as national are losers
    https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/amazon-driver-poops-driveway_us_5a218ed5e4b0a02abe90ec11

    • Kitty Catkin

       /  December 2, 2017

      That happened in America !!!

      • lurcher1948

         /  December 2, 2017

        Just checking whether you were awake, Kitty have a good weekend, just saying