Archive for July, 2007

M&M machine left for dead following break-in

M&M machine left for dead following break-in

by / 30/07/07 / [ 4 Comments ]

An M&M machine remains in critical condition after being held hostage by bandits in the Student Union Building a week ago. The attackers entered through an open window of NMP Café on the ground floor of the building between 11:30pm on Saturday, 20 July and 8:00am the following day, Union officials told Salient. Share on [...]

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Mysterious car park inhabitants nowhere to be found

Mysterious car park inhabitants nowhere to be found

by / 30/07/07 / No Comments

Suspicions have been raised that the cliff side underneath the Wai-te-ata Road carpark is inhabited by squatters, following the discovery of beds and snacks. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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VUWSA’s recycled paper haunted by 18,500km carbon footprint

VUWSA’s recycled paper haunted by 18,500km carbon footprint

by / 30/07/07 / No Comments

VUWSA’s swap to recycled paper is less environmentally-friendly than first thought, after an observant Salient staff member discovered it was imported from the United Kingdom. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Stinky town steals games

Stinky town steals games

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Rotorua will become the first non-university city to stage the University Games next year, following a decision announced by University Sport New Zealand (USNZ) last week. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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NEWSFLASH! VUWSA still on budget

NEWSFLASH! VUWSA still on budget

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VUWSA is still on budget for 2007, says Treasurer Alexander Neilson. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Snapshots of Feminism

Snapshots of Feminism

by / 30/07/07 / [ 11 Comments ]

Hi all! For this column I decided to look at quotes depicting women and feminism. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Kissy Kissy

Kissy Kissy

by / 30/07/07 / No Comments

Film students reading this should all already know about this movie, or at least have seen Kane and Greehough walking around campus. So take the advice and go and see it! It’s a terrific film and very unlike the ones most of you will have seen. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Last Words

Last Words

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From the last words of prisoners executed by injection in Texas in the past 15 years. Texas has executed 322 people since 1990. Fifteen death row inmates have been exonerated on the basis of new DNA evidence. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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The CNN/YouTube Debates

The CNN/YouTube Debates

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Balls:

Balls:

by / 30/07/07 / 1 Comment

1 The Headbanger’s Ball… nah just jokes. MTV’s just gay 2 The Fetish Ball 3 The Zombie Prom… I mean Ball. But with real Zombies 4 The Date Rapist Anonymous Ball 5 That high school one I went to where some girl’s date hooked up with the head boy… no one saw that coming Share [...]

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