MORE GARRICK TREMAIN BRILLIANCE

Despite the cowardly, anonymous and ignorant hate mail Garrick Tremain has apparently received (offset by a flood of supporting messages I’ve received for my piece about him last week), the man showed he’s a true humourist and knocked out the cartoon below.

All of this raises the question how long before Massey University exploits this situation and opens a Department of Offense-Taking?

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The cartoon was not racist, but it was extremely insensitive. Also, it was pathetically weak, almost childish humour. Neville lodge was much better than this.

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What was insensitive is the appalling behavoir of those in charge of the countries health service. 72 dead as of today. So far I haven’t seen any personage front up and say, sorry, we made a bad decision and your kids have died. Tremains play on words finally woke the woke. If some were offended, then too bad.

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My alltime favourite is the bunch of pre-European Maori on the seashore looking out to an approaching sailing ship. One says “At last. Somebody to blame”.

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