Bring back proper gongs

January 4, 2009

Happy New Year, constituents.

This is my first contribution to the blogosphere since just before Christmas. I have nothing too profound to say, except I’m still pissed off about being overlooked – again – in the New Year’s honours. Gongs were dished out to the likes of Margaret Wilson Read the rest of this entry »

Why I am blogging

December 13, 2008

Things have come to a pretty pass when the hacks in the Parliamentary Press Gallery ignore the brilliant oratory and carefully reasoned press statements from the long-serving and much-admired Member for Eketahuna North.

The bloody Dominion-Post hasn’t had a word to say about me (good, bad or indifferent) since that unfortunate incident Read the rest of this entry »