Monthly Archives: August 2017

huge cocaine bust NZ

I saw on the TV news that two men, have just been sentenced to between 17-19 years jail for importing 35KGs of Cocaine, packed into a jeweled horse-head statue. The news story said that it was seized at customs & … Continue reading

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another one bites the dust

I see in the news, that the Leader of a ‘minor party’ (in coalition with current NZ Govt.) has quit & will not be standing at the general election on 23/9/17. Interestingly, he is the current Associate Minister of Health … Continue reading

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facing possibility

I have thought about a few things I have heard, from the extreme side of Prohibition.. that are a possible future of drug policy in Aotearoa/NZ.. I thought I’d share a few ideas/toku whakaaro; 1) there are VERY powerful groups … Continue reading

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Nutty Prof. RIP

I hear in news; Jerry Lewis (USA comedian) has passed, age 91 ? I remember watching a few of his movies, with Dean Martin (1960s). He said ‘The MOST important thing I do is; Laugh’ his ‘drug of choice’ was … Continue reading

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another poll; YES to reform

I see that the NZ Drug foundation has run another poll, with the general election coming soon (23/9/17). The results continue to show that over 65% of respondents still support cannabis reform (decrim. or legal).. that this current Govt. are … Continue reading

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Pinetree RIP

I heard that Sir Colin ‘Pinetree’ Meads passed away aged 81. He was an ‘icon’ of NZ Rugby, playing in the ‘All Blacks’ between 1957-71, during the ‘golden era’ when kiwi blokes; played Rugby, watched horse racing & drank BEER. … Continue reading

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frontlines issues

a couple of recent items from the frontlines of the war; 1) with the election campaign in full swing, a current affairs show had, a piece on ‘in light of deaths from synthetics, should natural herb, be decrim’d or legal … Continue reading

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