No sooner did he Tweet his support and admiration for John Key, and Jonah started to discover the nasty side of the left. Â The feral lot that see him as a class traitor for daring to show his support for the National Party.
But the truth is, Labour are losing their traditional support in the Pacific Island community in spades. Â In fact, National is getting so much Pasifika love, they are launching their election campaign in South Auckland.
It is a particularly nasty side of our national psyche that makes us turn on our public figures with such unbridled hatred simply because they see one political party’s ideas better than those of others.
We saw the same thing happen when Darrien Fenton laid into national treasure The Mad Butcher and called for (where have we seen this before?) people to stop frequenting his stores. Â She did withdraw and apologise, but it is the same knee jerk reaction the left seem to display: Â over the top viciousness and attacking the financial position of the person they don’t share the same ideas with.
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