Lyndon Hood - Pro-Iraqi, Wellington

Friday, September 29, 2006

I know it's sad that Australian troops are coming under fire in Iraq and all but what gets me about their press release is this:
... Australian soldiers serving in Southern Iraq were engaged by Anti-Iraqi Forces and that an intense exchange of fire ensued.
Anti-Iraqi Forces? Capitalised?

I mean, judging by the available evidence, they seem to be more anti-Australian.

Might the actually be Iraqis? If that's the case, maybe 'self-hating Iraqis' would be clearer.

Although I suppose it's apt in that, if you combine an Iraqi and an Anti-Iraqi into one body, you get an explosion.

Lyndon Hood - "blogger", Wellington

Monday, September 25, 2006

Newish Hood: Next Week In Politics

Lyndon Hood - Columnator, Lower Hutt

Tuesday, September 19, 2006

New-From-Last-Wednesday-Hood: Shaky Parliament Ceasefire Enters Sixth Day

... Which just goes to show a week is a long time in politics. Actually, I already had this mostly drafted when the Brash thing broke, and I wasn't going to do a total rewrite. But I'll take this opportunity to wonder why people thought he was a model of integrity in the first place. I never got that.

New Hood: Investigate To Claim Clark/Brash Affair

Honestly, someone should make a complaint to the advertising standards people. "Smoking gun" indeed.

Lyndon Hood - Microblogger, Wellington

Friday, September 01, 2006

New Hood: Field "Not A Crook" - Field

In response to a police investigation into his actions, embattled MP Taito Phillip Field has denied any criminality, stating that "[he is] not a crook".

Supporters of Mr Field have also come forward. "Taito Phillip Field has been investigated an entirely, completely and inarguably exonerated by this Ingram Report. These continuing allegations are clearly political," said Selio Solomon, Chairman of the Committee to Re-Elect the MP for Mangere. Read the rest...

Lyndon Hood - Some Farker, Wellington

Like a week ago, the M&M people announced a reward of 2 Million of the new dark M&Ms for the return of Edvard Munch's The Scream.

The painting has now been recovered.


Also in today's news, Homeland Security Arrests 15 Aliens in Roswell.