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Today’s Trivia


Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

Spiders use body fluid pressure (hydraulics) to move their legs. (Source)

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So… he’s just really good at falling then

Back to basics: let’s get the omelette right

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He looks constipated

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Latest news headlines from Reuters


Is John Key looking for a new job?

Last night I got this email:

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Is John Looking for a new job?

I’m pretty sure he is connected enough, so “no hard feelings” John if I don’t welcome you to LinkedIn and join your network. I think we are well past that sort of thing.

Still, maybe he is looking for a new job, it can’t really be challenging having Labour as your opposition.


It was probably either the holiday or a bullet between the eyes

money in your back pocket

Robbery victims were offered money and sent on holiday to get them to withdraw their statements to police.

A mother and son pleaded guilty to a charge of attempting to pervert the course of justice, over the offers made to the victims of an aggravated robbery the son has admitted.

Ricky Michael Smith, 25, and others confronted their victims to get drugs on December 13, 2014. They took property, and struck one of the men. Read more »

Labour and Andrew Little dead set useless at fundraising

Yesterday we wrote about the donations for the past year, today I had a close look at the donations returns for those over $30,000 and over $15,000.

Labour hasn’t a single donation in either category.

There are two things certain in political life. The first is that you need a path to victory. If you don’t have that then the second, which is the ability to garner donations will never happen.

This is what we are seeing with Labour’s donations returns.

Sure they raised $279,134 selling sausages, cakes, t-shirts and tea towels. But that would barely cover Fraser House expenses. I’m sure the General Secretary earns over a hundy, I sure as hell wouldn’t do that job unless it was more than that.

So Labour are broke and they are broke because they lack a path to victory.   Read more »