There have been 6 manned landings on the moon. On some of the missions, reflectors were placed on the moon’s surface which will reflect any laser pointed at the right spot(s) – visible for anyone with the right telescope set up. (source)
Word from my sources in Act say they can’t believe that Matthew Hooton is making the same play as Don Brash. His overtures to them privately seem to be along the lines of “Make me the candidate for Epsom or I will set up another party and crush you”. Act is immune to that and the overtures of failed National party members.
It seems he is not content with a half billion dollar wrecking fiesta on Chorus and now wants to add a small political party to his wrecking CV.
Political commentator Matthew Hooton isn’t ruling out taking a tilt at the Epsom electorate, but it seems unlikely it would be under the ACT banner.
He says he’s flattered by speculation that he could be the party’s new leader, but has rubbished ACT’s chances of recovering its political standing. Read more »
I was a bit worried when the Taxpayers’ Union poured praise over Jacinda Ardern for her commitment to abolish the Families Commission if (god help us) Labour get into office next year. Good to see the Union has picked up on the replacement which looks equally as pointless – a FamiliesChildren’s Commission Ministry.
- What are the cost projections to establish the Ministry? Read more »
It is generally thought that wankers can’t get elected, but that isn’t stopping one judge in the US from campaigning successfully using her name.
Some people would say judges are wankers but in this case it is true. Judge Kim Wanker from Nye County in Nevada.
This leads me to believe that Len Brown should change his name because this is proof positive that Wankers CAN get elected. Read more »