Friday, 16 May 2008

All but speechless

If a politician gives a speech and nobody willingly shows up to hear it, does he make a sound? 

The question must have occurred to poor Michael Cullen yesterday when only thirty-six people turned up to hear his pre-Budget briefing in Christchurch, most of whom were paid to be there.

Crikey, even the Libertarianz can pull more than that -- and make better sense.


Anonymous Elijah Lineberry said...

Ha ha, serves him right!

I wonder if Michae Cullen would pay $160 to hear himself speak?

16 May 2008, 13:26:00  
Blogger Canterbury Atheists said...

Gidday there Peter, startin' to think you libz may get my vote come October? Take a gezz at my blog site and let's do the links swap thing eh? I may be liberal but I don't just sleep with any right-winger on the 1st date! Cheers. Paul

16 May 2008, 14:50:00  
Anonymous Elijah Lineberry said...

Peter is not right wing...(and presumably does not want to sleep with you)

16 May 2008, 15:04:00  

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