Open Forum – 15 January

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  1. Alan Wilkinson

     /  15th January 2020

    Had to chuckle when I saw this story. Read the headline and knew it would be an Irish flight. I’ve never been on a plane with such whimpish passengers as across the Irish sea. They’d absolutely soil themselves if they ever flew into Wellington.
    https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/01/14/passengers-sob-flight-violently-buffeted-storm-brendan-bad/

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    • Kitty Catkin

       /  15th January 2020

      I don’t see anything funny about a storm that causes such havoc or about people being in a plane that feels as if it’s about to crash at any minute.

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      • Alan Wilkinson

         /  15th January 2020

        Well, the flight I was in had the Irish crossing themselves and wailing when the plane had a couple of bumps so I’d be sceptical of how bad it was.

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        • Duker

           /  15th January 2020

          The more worldly ones get out of the place …leaving superstition, ignorance and alcoholics behind…well maybe not leave the alcoholics behind.

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        • Kitty Catkin

           /  15th January 2020

          The article shows how bad the storm was.

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      • Kitty Catkin

         /  15th January 2020

        The PDTs would probably laugh at a plane crash.

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    • NOEL

       /  15th January 2020

      My son who regularly flew into Wellington told me on his last flight into Wellington he was reading something when the passenger in the next seat asked” is this normal to be looking down the runway from a passenger seat.”
      Without looking up he said more often than not.

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      • Alan Wilkinson

         /  15th January 2020

        My favourite memory is the hostie making the landing announcement after a particularly wild last few seconds saying “It is with some relief we welcome you to Wellington …”

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  2. As Walter Shaub tweets “Holy smokes!”

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  3. Corky

     /  15th January 2020

    1- Climate Change Indoctrination.
    2- Whitebait legislation.
    3- The overstayer who has gone to ground after attending a literary festival. The immigration minister refuses to answer questions posed by talkback radio.
    4- Realtors are now advertising to help landlords with complicated legislation around rental property this government has introduced.
    5- My AliExpress account worthless because Ali can’t/won’t process gst tax for our socialist government.
    6- Cannabis reform. If the referendum goes against the government, all hell will break loose.
    7- Making religious studies at school an opt-in choice. Let’s hope that goes for the state religion of climate change.
    8- New parking meter technology that will capture all illegally parked cars.

    The list is endless. Simon is spoilt for choice. I would suggest the buzz-saw approach. Debate one topic. When the government hits their stride answering criticisms, switch to another topic in an endless cycle. Keep Labour off balance until the election removes them for good.

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  4. Corky

     /  15th January 2020

    Proof positive artificial sweeteners are toxic to the body and brain.

    https://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=12300473

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  5. Corky

     /  15th January 2020

    Tyson Fury is know for being a nutter:

    ”No Diet Coke which I’ve come susceptible to as I’ve had tons and tons at every training
    camp. It’s the first training camp in 10 years I haven’t had one Diet Coke”

    Diet Coke is chocker with artificial sweetener.

    “I’m masturbating seven times a day,” Fury added.

    “To keep my testosterone pumping. I’ve got to keep active and my testosterone flowing for this fight. I don’t want the levels to go down.”

    In fact the opposite will happen. He is depleting his energy.

    ”I’m drinking 18 litres of water a day.”

    This is either bs or abuse by his medical staff. Fury runs the risk of kidney failure or dropping dead from a heart attack brought on by depleted electrolyte levels.

    Medical authorities will tell you artificial sweetener is safe. While it’s true some seem not to have side affects from consumption, many do. Headaches are the most common. My niece had a year of ill health and brain scans. When someone told her about Diet Coke she gave it away. Her condition worsened then completely vanished after 4 days.

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  6. Zedd

     /  16th January 2020

    I see (on AlJz) Sweet Nancy is lining up the team to implement MrTs impeachment hearings..

    oh dear, how sad… NEVER MIND ! 😀 😀 :/

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    • Corky

       /  16th January 2020

      You got it in one.

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    • Alan Wilkinson

       /  16th January 2020

      Wait till the Dems start screaming when Republicans call the witnesses they want to subpoena, Z. This is the point when Pelosi loses control and she knows it.

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      • the process has only just begun.. I would not jump the gun AW.. BUT as per usual, you know best.. in ‘your own reality’ 😀

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  7. Corky

     /  16th January 2020

    National MP Amy Adams about to face Sean on Magic Radio. Seems National is becoming a little wobbly about CC indoctrination in schools.

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    • Corky

       /  16th January 2020

      Not good. National can’t be trusted regarding climate change in my opinion. Lefty trolls started inundating Sean with texts telling him National had now lost their vote. These Lefty’s never rest. Luckily they are easily seen through. Of course not all texters were trolls. Make no mistake, ACT has picked up more votes after Amy’s interview.

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  8. Corky

     /  16th January 2020

    Not the smartest cookie. What did he expect? He should have thought about finances and covering his arse from liberals before going on his crusade. When you present unpalatable facts for debate to a woke world, you had better expect a backlash.

    Quote:

    ”The far-right Canadian broadcaster is notorious for propagating debunked pseudo-science about non-white people being genetically inferior, along with making countless comments considered Islamophobic, misogynistic and transphobic.”

    https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/entertainment/2020/01/stefan-molyneux-mocked-over-desperate-plea-that-he-ll-struggle-to-find-a-job.html

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  9. Corky

     /  18th January 2020

    Bananas are about to become scarce for Countdown shoppers. Their bananas are sourced from Ecuador. Apparently Ecuador is having a variety of problems at the moment.

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