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Business as usual?

Walk between the Avatar mountains on glass

Where is a day longer than a year? Not a trick question

Ramadan ad for a Kuwaiti telecom company

This is something else.  Hang in there.   And then be as confused as I was

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A perfect political budget

The Green party voted for a National budget.

Finance Minister Steven Joyce’s maiden budget wasn’t full of election bribes – although it was clearly an election-driven play.

There was additional pressure on Joyce for this one. He was fresh out of the gate, he had cash to splash and there are people in New Zealand currently living on the bones of their backside. …

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Don’t want Gay wedding cakes? ” No stadium for you!”

Having the wrong kind of opinions these days is a terrible sin. A famous tennis star who had a stadium named after her exercised her freedom of choice and declared that she would no longer be flying QANTAS because of their stance on Gay marriage.

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