Download | iTunes Hey! Should we change the flag? Make up your damn mind! Also, Wellington has had some weather. And Wellington might have to decide whether or not to allow smoking on the waterfront. How are we expected to make decisions when the stakes are so low?
Download | iTunes Hey! Old news now, but we’re running at a kind of deficit: A burger dude flipped out. Are there lessons to be learned from the infamous Ekim Burgers Facebook rant? Should you have to sit a license exam before dining out? You must be this snide to ride? Mentioned within this episode is this … Continue reading Episode 454: Battle of the Burg
Download | iTunes Hi! Bill English is about to unveil his new budget, with all the flourish of a magician who’s realised he’s stuffed up the trick and hopes you’ve forgotten what your card was. Meanwhile Key is still talked about as a hairpulling asshole – how has this new title affected his recent business overseas? As always; … Continue reading Episode 453: The Never Spending Tory
Download | iTunes Hey! It’s Monday 27th, and so today we commemorate ANZAC day just as Labour intended. The centenary of the Gallipoli landings has seen the most publicised and popular commemoration in years, but are we still soberly reflecting on the horrors and waste of war, or is this a party? Also, Facebook users … Continue reading Episode 452: ANZAC
Download | iTunes First of all: COME TO OUR PARTY! May 23rd, Wellington. Check it the hell out. In the news, only really one thing to talk about really, so let’s get on with it.
Download | iTunes Hi! Dave’s been to Australia, and the UK are getting ready to vote, as evidenced below.
Download | iTunes Hi! We’re both back. Not like zero hour contracts at Restaurant Brands – those are gone. Campbell Live has an existential threat. It’s not a home improvement show, so this was in the post. What does NZ look like without this current affairs show which has weaved its way into the machinery … Continue reading Episode 449: The Power Of Christ Campbells You
Download | iTunes Coley is still sitting in for Dan, who is in gaol for mattress fraud. Today we talk about more sombre subjects, particularly about male-on-female abuse and sexual assault. There’s the automatic cultural rehabilitation of abusive male artists, the IPCA’s recent report into the Police’s mishandling of the Roasbusters case, and the dismissal and … Continue reading Episode 448: Gold In Them Hills
Download | iTunes Hey! Coley is sitting in for Dan who is taking a week off to get back to the real him. Northland votes for a new MP tomorrow after their last one punched their way out of office. Who will win? Not you, no matter which way you slice it. Speaking of biffo: Jeremy Clarkson … Continue reading Episode 447: Northern Exposure
Download | iTunes Hey! It’s Poops, Spooks and Cultural Whoops as the Egonomist tackles the issues of the day. Splash Palace pool in Invercargill had, at time of recording, suffered 5 “code browns” in sequential Friday evenings. That’s now 6, with the serial mystery pooper striking again just prior to this episode being released. The … Continue reading Episode 446: Dancing With The Yas
Download | iTunes Hi, sorry it’s been a while, we had a thing. A British Airways flight had trouble with passengers airways as somebody tragedy-of-the-commonsed their toilet, and had to turn around. In other surprises: The Nats have to pull finger in Northland in the form of chinos and bribes. And the X Factor goes … Continue reading Episode 445: Mile High Thud