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Review: Danny Bhoy a Comedy Fest Favourite.

Review: Danny Bhoy a Comedy Fest Favourite.

In his last Auckland show for the New Zealand International Comedy Festival 2009, Danny Bhoy performed to a sold out crowd at The Civic Theatre.

Stupidity More Effective Than Sincerity?

Stupidity More Effective Than Sincerity?

Do you need more coffee?
Having a blonde day, moment, or dare I say it, year?
Are you having one of those days?
Not enough sleep, too much sugar, over enthusiastic, not looking where you’re going?
Would you forget your head if it wasn’t screwed on?

The Eternal Mystery: Ruminations on the Transformation from Boy to Man

The Eternal Mystery: Ruminations on the Transformation from Boy to Man

Watching the saga unfold on the news this week about the siege in Napier, I saw a person that made me think maybe, despite many assurances to the contrary, there might not be any hope left for Mankind. And I do mean MAN kind. 

Are You Going to Hell?

Are You Going to Hell?
 Recently, I discovered I’m going to hell.
 
It was one of those days when there is just not enough Oprah in the world to keep you entertained, and so you start to think existentially for no apparent reason.
 

To The Youth of New Zealand: Go Back to School

Dear Youth, I am writing this letter of complaint to address a few concerns I have with your behaviour of late.
 

You Can Take The Jaffa Out Of Auckland…

You Can Take The Jaffa Out Of Auckland…

…But you can’t take Auckland out of The Jaffa.
 
So I seem to be gaining a reputation as the Auckland Blogger from Hell.
 
Case in point, very narcissistically I asked a friend lately if she read my blogs.

Armageddon: Prepay or Prepare for Doom

Armageddon: Prepay or Prepare for Doom

Armageddon is on this weekend at the TSB Area in Wellington.
 

My Fair Lady: A Fair Dinkum Shelia, Mate

My Fair Lady: A Fair Dinkum Shelia, Mate
My Fair Lady, one of the most popular musicals of all time, has come to Auckland.
 

Lights Off: Mission Complete

Lights Off: Mission Complete

The mission, as we chose to accept it, was to switch off the lights.
It turns out, simple instructions make for some interesting interpretations of said directions.