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(this is what mattered on this day five years ago..) a tom tomorrow cartoon compared bush/nixon.. some vintage jon stewart/daily show.. research showing viewers of the daily show are the ‘most-informed’ americans.. boyband-founder ran a pyramid-scheme.. large numbers of british … Continue reading
(ed:..seeing as i have archives..i thought i wd make use of them.. ..so today i am starting a five-years-ago feature.. ..looking at the news on this same day..five years ago..) the son of howard e. hunt reckoned it was his … Continue reading
“…Amazing space photos don’t just happen. A lot of work goes into making them. This new video offers a behind-the-scenes look at how one facility, the W. M. Keck Observatory, produces its superb images. The Keck observatory is comprised of … Continue reading
comment@whoar:..incontrivable proof that our political leaders are as dumb as a sack of doorknobs…and are just selling us down the river..unthinking…
putting the pros and cons of drilling for oil to one side.. ..and just focusing on the supposed benefits for new zealand/the mug-punters.. ..can you just consider these stark facts..and weep..? ..as i reported yesterday… ….the progressive govt in ecuador..bemoaning … Continue reading
ed:..it’s been a big morning in news.. ..i have found 39 stories/links worth having a look at.. ..i’ll be back later with some musical-treats for you.. ..happy scrolling/reading.. ..and don’t forget that when parliament starts.. ..as in previous years..i/whoar will … Continue reading
the year in review…and here is november… ..where we attempt to cut thru the election-campaign-bullshit.. ..remember you can always search under category.. ..or under topic.. ..there are over 50,000 links/stories in the search-engine.. ..material going back to 2005.. go to … Continue reading
the year in review thru the eyes of whoar rolls on.. ..here is october… ..happy scrolling/reading… go to source/story>>> October | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
we continue the look at 2011 thru the eyes of whoar.. ..here is the month of september… ..happy scrolling/reading.. ..and don’t get lost in there..eh..? ..can be a bit of a black-hole-time-sucker.. ..those whoar archives… ..so i’ve been told.. go … Continue reading
we continue the look at 2011 thru the eyes of whoar.. ..here is august.. ..happy scrolling.. ..you can also use the search-engine for more finite searchs.. go to source/story>>> August | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
..34 new/fresh stories/links.. ..worthy of perusal.. ..happy scrolling..!..
i am taking you thru the year..month by month… ..looking locally and at the world thru the eyes of whoar… ..here is july.. ..happy scrolling/reading.. go to source/story>>> July | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
the year through the eyes of whoar… ..here is june.. ..happy scrolling… go to source/story>>> June | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
ed:..i am taking you through the year through the eyes of whoar.. ..here is may… ..happy scrolling… go to source/story>>> May | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
i’m taking you through the year.. ..through the eyes of whoar… ..month by month.. ..here is april.. ..happy scrolling.. go to source/story>>> April | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
(over this holiday period…i am pointing you back at the year through the eyes of whoar…a month at a time.. …happy scrolling..) go to source/story>>> March | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
happy scrolling… go to source/story>>> February | 2011 | whoar.co.nz.
ed:..over the next twelve days i will take you through the year according to whoar… ..month by month… ..here is january… ..happy scrolling…! ..and of course don’t forget that the archives here at whoar go back to feb ’05… ..so … Continue reading
i hope you enjoy them…
“…The web is full of inspired and beautiful icons, all competing for our attention like puppies in a pound. Some icons are more recognisable than others: the ubiquitous Twitter bird, the ”f” in Facebook or the arcs of an RSS … Continue reading
(readers may have noticed that opinion pieces written by me are formatted somewhat different from the usual… ..here is the reply i gave to a questioner on another site..) ooh..!..weihana..!..just looking at how you have got all those poor sentences … Continue reading
you will find 60+ stories/links/backgrounders/op-eds here:.. http://whoar.co.nz/?s=occupy+wall+st
ed:..there are 37 new/fresh stories/links for you today…
..and the parliament-question-time commentary still to come.. ..you will definitely need to go thru to page two to catch them all..
ed:..it’s been a big day in news…41 fresh/new stories/links today..so far…(and it’s only 9.05am..)..and with parliament questiontime commentary still to come..
you’ll need to go thru to page two to catch them all…
(whoar…!…eh..?) go to source/story>>> Mosquito Eyes Up Close: Electron Microscope Image Creates Stunning View Of Insect (PHOTO).
there are 43 new links/stories today.. you will need to go thru to page 2 to get them all.. (the adidas p.r. epic-fail is back there…)
“…after an InternetNZ study suggested Southern Cross Cable’s monopoly over international bandwidth – a popular whipping boy – might not be at fault. Telecommunications Users Association chief executive Paul Brislen said the association would take a dim view if the … Continue reading
ed:..it’s been a murdoch kinda day..and i have nine stories/links worthy of perusal on that subject… ..ranging from the deeply serious…to the first ‘funny’ murdoch story..(the fake-movie trailer…get yr first murdoch belly-laughs..) male happiness..(the lack of)..and the connection between nation-penis-size … Continue reading
you’ll need to go to page 2 to get them all…
there are forty-something new stories/links today… you’ll need to go thru to page 2 to catch them all.. ..(there are 19 local stories/links today that i deemed worthy of alerting you to… ….which is a new record here at whoar…)
“…George Bernard Shaw photographs uncover man behind myth…” (ed:..as a dedicated shaw fanboy…i am bordering on over-excited/giddy at this news..whoar…!..)
“…George Bernard Shaw will be exposed, stripped bare as never before, when the contents of cupboards and drawers, albums and boxes crammed into his last home go on display for the first time – – the thousands of photographs that … Continue reading
you will need to go thru to page two to get them all…
you’ll need to go thru to page 2…to catch them all…
bloody helll…!..there i was thinking/saying that ‘i don’t cover/do much sport’…. ..then as a reaction to a rugby-heads’ claim in the media today that there was ‘unanimous support’ for the rugby world cup when the rights were awarded…. ..i keyed … Continue reading
“…Sofia says: 31/5/2011 at 8:34 am (Edit) Phil, I have just picked any item at random, to make the comment that I find your news items and range of interesting video references and other articles as a good summary of … Continue reading
“..A United States judge on has refused to throw out a lawsuit by two Democratic political consultants who allege that The Huffington Post’s founders stole the idea for the online news website from them. Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Charles E … Continue reading
so you’ll need to click through to the previous page…(see bottom of this page..).. ..to be able to peruse them all…
so to see them all you’ll need to click thru to the previous page… ..when you reach the bottom of this one…
in her latest column in the listener..diana witchel served up her usual dose of one-liners… my favourite was her advising the tv3 breakfast person to loosen up a bit..but cautioned against doing ‘the full petra’….(heh..!..eh..?..) but another ‘joke’ had a … Continue reading