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    Don’t Come Monday, Simon

    Elder statesman John Key has given the National caucus permission to replace inept journeyman Simon Bridges. Former Prime Minister Sir John Key has praised Jacinda Ardern's communication skills amid the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic."I think she's an outstanding communicator," Key told MagicTalk host Ryan...

    Luxon Obviously Didn’t Get the No Campaigning Message

    Christopher Luxon either didn't get the message that there is no campaigning, or he is a tone deaf prat. My absolute focus is to assist everyone who needs help - so please do not hesitate to reach out to my office...

    Face of the Day

    LIVE: Trad Tasman Talk Ep.23 – Layers of Lockdown

    It's rather obvious what this show is going to be about. We're only broadcasting on The Unshackled channel tonight as Tim doesn't have everything set up at home yet. Dieuwe de Boer and Tim Wilms will be talking about the week's news in New...

    BFD Political Corner: New Conservative Party

    BFD Political corner: Election 2020 is a series that features political speeches, political ads and political campaigns on Social media from a range of different political parties in the lead up to the New Zealand election. Today we have the New Conservative Party:

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    Good News: New Zealand & Australia are Net food exporters

    Looking at the map below you will see that New Zealand and Australia are in a strong position food-wise as a few countries start to stockpile food in response to the pandemic. The BFD. Some governments are moving...

    Daily News Roundup

    Public health strategy Henry Cooke (Stuff): New model shows coronavirus could kill 80,000 Kiwis without lockdown Kate Newton (RNZ): Modelling shows NZ's lockdown could buy time for a vaccine Rachel Sadler (Newshub): Research shows 80,000 Kiwis could die without strict lockdown measures Michael Daly (Stuff): What happens after New Zealand has...

    Covid-19 Zaps Us via the Weakest Link

    With the greatest respect to everybody (which of course means I’m going to be anything but respectful), our border control people (bless them all), are as varied a group of individuals as you’d find in any broad sample of our population. Some of them will be smart, great communicators, insightful,...