Archive for December, 2008

Pleasure Dome

29Dec08

Christchurch City councillors, having bought the Ellerslie flower show, have now paid $480,000 to purchase a 30 m diameter, inflatable dome similar to the large rugby ball tragically on display in London in 2007 after the All Blacks premature ejection from the Rugby World Cup.

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Madoff Ripoff

28Dec08

The Swan fraud is a pygmy compared with the giant Madoff ripoff.


This was the financial equivalent of having a patient hooked up to a blood transfusion system in a public hospital ward for six years without a doctor or a nurse stopping even once to check on progress.