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Len Brown thinks he can struggle on as Mayor…ignoring the clear issues with ethics and judgement.
A similar case has just concluded with a Navy officer being sacked for his role in a power play affair…entirely similar in many respects to the actions of Mayor Len Brown.
Disgraced high-ranking navy officer Commodore Kevin Keat has been dismissed from the Defence Force.
Delivering sentence at a court martial today Chief Judge Chris Hodson, QC, said the role Keat had held, assistant chief personnel, was one of the most important in the force. Keat had been deceitful throughout about the nature, extent, and origins of the relationship with a civilian subordinate.
Keat, 55, and married, had started a sexual relationship with the woman in 2008. Read more »
People have said there is no public interest in exposing dodgy politicians rooting as it does not affect their jobs or is private or all sorts of other bullshit reasons.
The problem is that sex sells.
This blog’s traffic has gone through the roof and the server has struggled to keep up with the number of page views.
The Herald, which often refuses to mention this blog as the source of stories, has been selling out double print runs. By 10am on Wednesday it was impossible to get a copy of the Herald in Auckland. I have probably singlehandedly ensured that the NZ Herald at least had one week of profitability this year. Read more »
Dying for a root, brings new meaning to the term legless.
A UKRAINIAN couple’s inability to rein in their passion for each other ended in tragedy when a woman was killed by a train and her partner had his legs torn off during pre-dawn love-making on a railway track, police say.
The accident took place in the southeastern Ukrainian region of Zaporizhia early on Saturday. Read more »
Land Rovers are known as indestructible and go anywhere vehicles…except now that bubble has burst with one man doing what no other has done and rooted a Land Rover.
A naked man was caught ‘having sex’ with a Land Rover parked on the street.
Oh hang on…
A court heard how drunken Daniel Cooper, 24, was stripped off and started grinding against the blue 4×4 Land Rover Discovery.
Cooper was caught on CCTV simulating sex with the Land Rover which was parked outside a takeaway restaurant.
Cooper said he was so drunk he could not remember what happened until he was shown the CCTV pictures. Read more »
There has to be something wrong when someone prefers gardening to rooting. Just sounds like whinging and excuses to me.
A 15 minute rummage and they can go do the gardening anyway.
Many pensioners feel pressured to have sex even if their desire for a passionate private life has gone, a writer for monthly magazine The Oldie has said.
Virginia Ironside, 69, said people of her age are constantly faced with messages in the media telling them they should still be enjoying an active sex life.
If they don’t still have a desire to make love, they can be made to feel “peculiar” about themselves, she said. Read more »
Apparently, according to a study, sex makes us happy….but there is a catch:
Sex makes us happier as long as we think we’re having more than our neighbours, according to a new scientific study.
The research suggests sex is like salaries, in that people are generally happy if they keep up with the Joneses and are even happier if they get ahead.
However, those who feel they are having less sex than their peers tend to feel more miserable.
The study, carried out by sociologists at the University of Colorado, in Boulder, found we feel happier the more sex with have. Read more »
via Andrew Sullivan
This series of videos from John Corvino is very interesting.
In support of his new book, John Corvino has produced a series of video that provide succinct versions of his core arguments. The first tackles a common trope in debates about gay people, “Love the sinner, hate the sin”: