ExPFC, ex lots of things. Husband to a great woman. Father to great kids. Traveller, teller of tall tales, wannabe capitalist property magnate. I'm a passionate user of fossil fuels, a proud Kiwi, Ford over Holden, Indy over F1, V8's over everything else.

‘Men in Their 20s’. Oh, Do You Mean Gang Members?

It is good to see that the NZ Police are finally giving the gangs the same treatment that they dish out to innocent 12-year-old girls looking...

Captain Cindy’s Cut and Paste Question Answering for Dummies

Suze, our long-suffering transcript writer extraordinaire, has what I consider to be the most difficult job here at The BFD. I can't stand listening to Captain...

Is This Little Guy Not a Bit More Than Just a Clump of Cells?

Here is an image of my grandson, taken at 13 weeks 2 days. I haven't met him yet, but soon. If that's not a human then...

Alyssa Milano, Dancing on the Graves of Victims

What is it with these 'celebrities' who think the world cares about their inane thoughts? And why do they think it is okay to use things...

Why Do We Keep Accepting Reduced Service?

Why is it, I wonder, that we as Kiwis keep letting businesses reduce their service, but we still stay with them? We are...

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Benny Hill was a prominent figure in British culture for nearly four decades. His show proved to be one of the...

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=my0z6kA0NPk&feature=youtu.be What an earful!

The Least Efficient Wine Opener Ever: I want one!

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NZ Carbon Neutral Policy ‘Absurd’

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Steve Turley on the Hong Kong protests

This video gives a useful insight into the protests and its context in globalisation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Hl7nK8XATI&feature=youtu.be&t=64