Daily Proverb

Proverbs 23

6Don’t eat with people who are stingy; don’t desire their delicacies.

Wednesday nightCap

This should have been obvious: don’t trampoline drunk

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Today’s Trivia

via deadline.com

via deadline.com

 

An elephant trunk has around 100,000 muscles and tendons. (source)

 

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I make no apologies for this

We are often accused of running this site on pure click bait. This time, it is totally true.

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I would need fresh underwear after this

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Daily Roundup

Matt should show this graph to David Cunliffe

David Cunliffe apparently had no idea about polls over the weekend and had he known about it he said he wouldn’t have had a holiday.

This is of course a lie, because all media go to the leaders prior to running polls for comments.

But he should really look at this chart from Danyl McLauchlan:

Updated the tracking poll. For variety’s sake this one goes all the way back to the start of 2005. It doesn’t correct for bias and the large circles intersecting the vertical lines are election results:

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Steven Joyce is sorry for not being able to find an original apology