The All Blacks were pitiful. And I gleaned that just from the edited highlights on the news. Now everyone is calling for Graham Henry’s head to roll. Sorry to disappoint you but he’s just been signed up til after the next World Cup. So, while reading the NZ Herald article on the beating that the […]
Image via Wikipedia I’m half way through reading Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner‘s book Freakonomics. The book is tagged with the line “A rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything”. Levitt poses the weirdest questions, which he already knows the answers to, such as: What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? How […]
Adam Thompson is an All Black. It is alleged he assaulted his girlfriend. The All Blacks are sponsored by Adidas. This is a good thing. Adam Thomson appears in the Hastings District Court. He wears an Adidas hoodie. This is not a good thing.
That’s good news!
What a great game. Fast and furious. Exciting to watch, and a cliff hanger until nearly the end. The Australians played with real passion. And there was no doubt that Robbie Deans created that passion. Team members spoken to during the week spoke of how Robbie makes the game fun. Hmmm… I’d be surprised if […]
Finally, the NZRU have come to their senses and started associating their brand with something worthwhile: Weetbix. One of my boys has great difficulty being enthusiastic over breakfast. This morning we discovered the box in the Weetbix packet that will hold, and protect, the soon-to-be-released rugby Stat Attack II cards. The game was on: I […]