Archive for April, 2007

‘Get a Haircut and a Real Job!’

‘Get a Haircut and a Real Job!’

by / April 30, 2007 / [ 4 Comments ]

Student idealism: Truth or urban myth? Winston Churchill once said if you’re not a socialist at the age of 20 then you have no heart, but if you’re not a capitalist by the age of 40 then you have no brain. In other words, young adults teem with humanitarian ideals until the realities of adult [...]

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Amazing Alphabetical Adventures

Amazing Alphabetical Adventures

by / April 30, 2007 / No Comments

Tony B. Anderson was trapped in a dead end call centre job, all his dreams quashed by yet another soul destroying corporate machine. He managed to find an escape, he dreamed and allowed his imagination to run wild. Instead of coming up with ways to increase the percentage of his efficiency and output processes, improve [...]

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There’s No Such Thing As Too Much Sex

There’s No Such Thing As Too Much Sex

by / April 30, 2007 / No Comments

There’s no such thing as too much sex. Many would already agree with me – sex seems to be the answer for every problem that one may come across. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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May Day!

May Day!

by / April 30, 2007 / No Comments

May Day, the International Workers’ day, commemorates the struggle for the eight-hour working day. On May 1, 1886, the first May Day, 80,000 workers marched in Chicago as part of a general strike in support of an eight hour workday. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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‘Merry Christmas Louis’

‘Merry Christmas Louis’

by / April 30, 2007 / No Comments

William Hedley Toi Poneke Gallery, Wellington Arts Centre 61 Abel Smith Street, to May 12 Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Gomez

Gomez

by / April 30, 2007 / No Comments

San Francisco Bathhouse, Thursday April 19 Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Pecking Order

Pecking Order

by / April 23, 2007 / No Comments

Number of complaints of sexual assault made against both police officers and police associates from 1979 to 2005 in New Zealand : 370 Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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The Good German

The Good German

by / April 23, 2007 / No Comments

There were many good reasons to see The Good German. A substantial part of my film education involved watching Alfred Hitchcock dodge the production code (an archaic moral code imposed by censors in the 1950s and before that prohibited swearing, nudity, kisses lasting longer than three seconds, or even showing two people in bed together [...]

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The Respondinator

The Respondinator

by / April 23, 2007 / No Comments

Welcome to the dark, dark world of the Respondinator, where the worst letters of the week are crushed to death in his effort to stamp out stupidity. Salient accepts no responsibility for the twisted, uber-cynical responses. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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R.I.P. Your Childhood Dreams ‘Bout a Man Who Was Awfully Tortured.     (Involves Candy)

R.I.P. Your Childhood Dreams ‘Bout a Man Who Was Awfully Tortured. (Involves Candy)

by / April 23, 2007 / No Comments

Easter! Commemorating Our Lord Jesus Christ being brutally tortured – then turned into a zombie – but by using rituals from pagan northern-spring rites – despite the fact that it is more autumnal here in godzone. And how, may I ask, do we make this zombierific spring-fall celebration? Why, by LYING to our Children that [...]

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