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    Re: What's with all the fuss about Matariki?

    Ahh, but isn't there an election next year? If you've spent all the available money that could be otherwise used as a bribe, another public holiday could suffice.

    No matter that there is still...
  2. Re: How to show emphasis on a certain part of a word

    :+1: Grrrr seconded!
  3. Re: Fog over Auckland - airport closed. Why is that?

    I got it :groan: hahaha

    I thought him a thorough gentleman, still with his Oxford-educated accent. The interview largely focused on post-colonial Africa and how I would adapt to a possible new...
  4. Re: Fog over Auckland - airport closed. Why is that?

    That would explain the max TO power scenario then :thumbs:

    Interesting times in that part of the world though. The closest I came to being there was having made the short list for the GM's job...
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    Re: Queen wakes up with a hangover

    Ahhh, another closet royalist :thumbs:
  6. Re: Fog over Auckland - airport closed. Why is that?

    That acceleration may have been due to the particular operator's not limiting takeoff power - or a cowboy crew not following any such restrictions. Most modern passenger jet aircraft are rarely...
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    Queen wakes up with a hangover

    From Britain's Daily Thump:
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    Re: What a Credit to New Zealand

    :clap:clap:clap

    And let's not forget, Honorary Doctorates are a dime a dozen, and are a payment for services rendered (as in making a speech). Kermit the Frog once received a Doctorate of...
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    Re: Any bets on the shooter's colour?

    Absolutely. We were all born into this world in a state of nudity and it is our God-given right to continue to do so. :lol:

    Seriously, Prefect raises some good points that I agree with. My Dad...
  10. Thread: Jokes

    by WalOne
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    Re: Jokes

    Brilliant!
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    Re: Who gets their Marching Orders?

    But that goes against the very raison détre of bureaucracy. My experience of the way public submissions are invited is that the questions are carefully structured to attract favourable (to council)...
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    Re: Who gets their Marching Orders?

    [QUOTE][Approach paths could change several times a day, depending on the wind direction, the spokesperson said, adding it had not been possible to paint a welcome sign at the other end of the runway...
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    Re: Fly yourself to the moon...

    Getting crowded in here, reminds me of the Smithsonian spacecraft LOL I'll be there!
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    Re: Keyboard settings W11

    Thanks, the US keyboard now back, and is so after a reboot as well, so all's good. Thanks, 1101
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    Keyboard settings W11

    I've tried changing regions etc, but W11 seems to default every time to UK New Zealand so changes the @ and " keys around. [Windows + Space] changes to US settings, but after a short time reverts to...
  16. Re: Auckland's Eden Park in bid for pro surf competition, surf break planned

    Thank God ... someone else got it! Yay!

    :clap:clap:clap
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    Re: The true face of Co-Governance

    Could have been titled, "The true farce"?
  18. Re: Auckland's Eden Park in bid for pro surf competition, surf break planned

    :groan:

    You fell for it ...
  19. Re: What streaming service , netywflix, neon, amazon ?

    Yip. Here's another FREE contender with about 30K shows in their library ... Tubi

    Give them a go ... Click HERE Owned by Fox, Tubi is totally free to air: no VPN's, no subscriptions, no credit...
  20. Auckland's Eden Park in bid for pro surf competition, surf break planned

    Surf's up ...

    Click HERE

    Thinking outside the box. Nice one from Aunty Herald

    :banana:banana:banana
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    Re: Some fantastic numbers.

    :groan::groan::groan:

    LOL
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    Re: Questions the media never ask

    I don't think anybody with an ounce of logic would take a literal meaning from any of those and pose a question such as yours.

    Satire, Agent_24, Satire.

    Thanks, Bogan :clap
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    Re: Did anyone think it was strange .........

    And only a day or two after Grant Robertson emphatically stated he would not adjust / intercede in the price of petrol, either :rolleyes:
  24. Re: Hugh Perrett: TV1 presenters use of Maori phrases on TV

    I spent two years making any sense of Latin, and for the life of me couldn't grasp then (as now) what the real use of amo, amas, amat, amamus, amtis, amant were, except to satisfy the little old...
  25. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Unfortunately the Antonov 225 has now been confirmed as destroyed in a Russian attack at Hostomel airport on the 24th of February 2022. Posted about 6 hours ago by Aviation18, generally a respected...
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