The Stadia issue is getting farcical by the day. The Mallard and Clark play the distraction game the harder it will be to get going on whatever is decided.
This morning Rudman in the Herald has some little pearls of wisdom for us all.
[quote]It seems like only yesterday that Auckland City Mayor Dick Hubbard was happily leaping for joy – and the Herald photographer – to illustrate his support for a renovated Eden Park as the 2011 Rugby World Cup venue.
Now he's head-over-heels in favour of the Government's waterfront stadium option. Talk about snap, crackle and hop. Pour a cup of the latest good idea over him and up he pops.[/quote]
Of course every one had forgotten about the Maori's. I myself was wondering how long it would be before they popped up with their hand out. Well today they have. Ngati Whatua have said that the waterfront site land is subject to a claim …of course they stupidly have forgotten that all of that land is reclaimed. I suppose there is a taniwha there as well.