SCOUT.co.nz is terrible, but the whole news industry is moving this way

So I am in shock at the decision by newly launched gossip magazine SCOUT.co.nz to use rifle cross-hairs to target Mike Hosking in what they apparently call an ‘exclusive’ which was that he vacuumed his car in a public street…OMG Stop the presses!!! I’m shocked that this is a story, I’m shocked that this is…

Colin Craig, at risk of a $20,000 fine for 'spamming' NZ with his 'Dirty Politics' booklet

I put on my Facebook page yesterday that I had received a copy of Colin Craig’s ‘Dirty Politics’ booklet in my letterbox and asked people of Dunedin if I was lucky enough to be singled out (a little paranoid I know) or if anyone else received it as well. I was more than a little surprised…

Russell Brand and the Westboro Baptist Church

Russell Brand recently had the Westboro Baptist Church as his guests. If you don’t know who they are then you should check out the Louis Theroux documentaries The Most Hated Family in America and the follow up America’s Most Hated Family in Crisis. Check out Russell’s interaction with them… [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JAErHl7lZ4] It reminded me of the time…