GOD AT IT AGAIN

National MP Maureen Pugh has, according to the NZ Herald, been struck by lightning on separate occasions an extraordinary three times.

“NEW ZEALAND’S ELIMINATION STRATEGY HAS MADE OUR COUNTRY THE ENVY OF THE WORLD IN THE PANDEMIC”.

The above, a recent opening line in the New Zealand Herald by its Science reporter, Jamie Morton.

Plainly Jamie doesn’t read the foreign press. All year New Zealand has been a laughing stock in the British media over its closed off society and vaccine failures.

ARMING THE POLICE

A week ago I wrote its time to arm the police, an attitude inconceivable to me up until the last half dozen years.

Well talk of the devil, two days later the New Zealand Herald came out with a polling survey I was unaware they had commissioned, which showed a significant majority of New Zealanders now backed such a move, as do nearly 75% of the police.

ANOTHER BRILLIANT TREMAIN CARTOON

HITHERTO MORE UNKNOWN HUMAN RIGHTS

Nonsense though his pretend job is, I almost feel sorry for our Human Rights Commissioner keeping track of the relentless announcements from here and abroad of hitherto unknown natural human rights.