Only if Clark turns up

Jamie Ford: The national curse could haunt our netballers too – 11 Nov 2007 – Opinion, Editorial and reader comments from New Zealand and around the World – nzherald

Jamie Ford talks about the “national curse” of choking in finals that seems to afflict our top sports.

He doesn’t mention though the uncanny coincidence that the “curse” occurs more often than not when the Prime Minister is in attendance.

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As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story.  And when he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet.   Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet, and as a result he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist that takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

Love him or loathe him.  But you can’t ignore him.