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Editorial, Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

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The $4 Million Newsroom: Putting your money where your eyes gaze (Crowd-funding a new newsroom model that has ‘The Shit’)

Two imaginary journalists explore a new newsroom model to displace the multi-trillion dollar PooTube news networks that currently dominate the world. Iggy Swind and Sophia Bigg-Storm have done ‘the math’ and find with a modest $4million from the ‘lefty woofter- ish’* news market segment, a modest newsroom with a new newsroom […]

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Editorial, Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Prime Minister is Best ‘dadD’: New Zealand Newspaper Declares John Key ‘Our Father of the Year’ as 2015 Turns 5 Months-old

Prime Minister is Best ‘dadD’: New Zealand Newspaper Declares John Key ‘Our Father of the Year’ as 2015 Turns 5 Months-old

An absent prime minister who leads a double life as a ‘brave’ dad? An art student who gets news media pre-publicity for an art exhibition – in Paris? And a school program called ‘free play’ that manages risk-taking? In this article, we examine why a newspaper editor would announce the Prime […]

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Editorial, History, Propaganda & Cultural Memory

Corporate Bears at-large: John Campell's sense of fairness is at odds in a 'free market' society where political apathy was import from the United States.

Satisfying TV Market Share Hoes: Why ‘Systemic Political Apathy’ Infected NZ’s Mediascape – Part II

Corporate Bears at-large: John Campbell’s sense of fairness is at odds in a ‘free market’ society where political apathy was imported from the United States in the mid-1980s.In Part II of this editorial, Sophia Bigg-Storm and Snoopman find that exponents to the Cult of World Domination, ‘The Illuminati’, are behind […]

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Editorial, Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Apocalyptic Infection: Hitting zombies hard and often is the only effective means to kill off the 'free market' contagion.

Satisfying TV Market Share Hoes: Sexing Up Current Affairs or Manufacturing Soap? Part I

CURRENT AFFAIRS SHOW TO BE CHOPPED? STOP BECAUSE “ZONED-OUT” TV AUDIENCES, SAYS PRIME MINISTER STOP “PLANNED SYSTEMIC APATHY” SAY INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISTS BIGG-STORM AND SNOOPMAN STOP   By Sophia Bigg-Storm and Snoopman   In this editorial, Sophia Bigg-Storm and Snoopman track the commentary on the possible canning of a current affairs […]

by × April 20, 2015 × Comments are Disabled

Satire, sarcasm and snoofs

‘Nice Guy’ Key: NZ’s Prime minister drafts of the smugly-toned ‘Missing Million’ voters letter in Cabinet Diary .

NZ PM Writes to ‘Missing Million’ Voters, “Thanks for not voting, loser”.

  By Sophia Bigg-Storm, 6 October 2014   Mr ‘Nice Guy’ Congratulates Losers New Zealand’s prime minister John Key shocked the economy’s police, armed forces and intelligence services on the election night of September 20 following his party’s third-term win. The shock was not because Key and the National Party […]

by × October 5, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

Satire, sarcasm and snoofs

NZ PM John Key’s Suppressed ‘Missing Million’ Voters Letter

NZ PM John Key’s Suppressed ‘Missing Million’ Voters Letter

  21 September 2014 [INSERT NON-VOTING LOSER’S ADDRESS HERE]   Dear [INSERT NON-VOTING LOSER’S NAME HERE], Congratulations for being one of the ‘Missing Million’ Voters who chose not to vote in the New Zealand economy’s 2014 general election. Your absenteeism was not only crucial for the National Party’s hat-trick win. It […]

by × October 5, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

Satire, sarcasm and snoofs

Tapping into the Party Line: A prominent talkback radio listener detected a subtle right-wing tone at work in The New Zealand Herald's news coverage.

Man Steals Nun’s Blue and White Livery, Says Newspaper Made Him Do It

   By Hemi Iti, 20 September 2014 An Auckland man was charged with theft and impersonating a sister of Christ at an unholy hour this morning after he stole blue and white livery from St Mary’s Convent in Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand Police say. The man, dressed as a nun, […]

by × September 20, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Armed with Microphones: Part II – How Two ‘Good News Cops’ from Two Major TV News  Got the Show Back on the Road-Track for the Beleaguered National Party

Armed with Microphones: Part II – How Two ‘Good News Cops’ from Two Major TV News Got the Show Back on the Road-Track for the Beleaguered National Party

Critical-lite Coverage: Two reporters as ‘Good News Cops’ go easy on National at their election campaign launch.  Part II: ‘Back on Track’ – Getting National’s ‘show back on the road’   By Steve Edwards AKA Snoopman 11 September 2014   Good News Cops Pass Key a ‘Get of Jail Free’ […]

by × September 11, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

Media propaganda & the Global Media Complex

Armed with Microphones: Part I – How and Why Two Political Hit-men from Two Major TV News Outlets Ambushed Kim Dotcom at the Internet Mana Party Election Launch

Armed with Microphones: Part I – How and Why Two Political Hit-men from Two Major TV News Outlets Ambushed Kim Dotcom at the Internet Mana Party Election Launch

Kim Dotcom ‘running’? Two TV news crews in hot pursuit. Is Dotcom ‘Whaledump’, the hacker who has been getting even with a right-wing blogger, whose blog Whale Oil has been used as a means to attack the political opponents of the incumbent government in far-flung New Zealand? That’s how two […]

by × September 11, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

History, Propaganda & Cultural Memory

Chalk and Cheese: Right-wing Blogger Cameron Slater and Rich-lister Prime Minister John Key in happier nights.

Liar, Liar Pants on Fire: Or How NZ’s PM John Phillip Key is Now Fucked!

Dirty Politics. It’s favoured by ‘right’-wing parties in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Canada. It turns off ‘left’-wing voters. It’s negative tactics undermine political participation, voter turnout and grass-roots efforts to develop politically and economically self-determining communities. In mid-August 2014, journalist Nicky Hager’s book Dirty Politics: How Attack […]

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