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Corn Fritters

Zac Lyon |  I went to the zoo on Sunday.  I liked the giraffes, the rhinos, and the chimps. And the meerkats. While waiting for the feeding of the chimps, I had the privilege of witnessing Sally, the oldest of the female chimps, pull the finger at me. She was sneaky enough to disguise it… Read more »

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New Locals: NZ, Barefoot and I

Georgia Teng |  When I got touched, I screamed my lungs off and chucked the ball high in the sky which promptly landed on someone’s head.   The first thing I noticed when my family and I were driving to our new home in Hamilton was… green. Cliché, I know, but after living in a… Read more »

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Carnage: The Abstraction and Conceptualisation of Creativity Channels Through the Conscious Mind

Jules Craft |  Creativity is a function of human intelligence, which means it can be engaged in any activity that involves conscious and subconscious thought.   Creativity. Does this word spark up your mind with fluorescent multicoloured lights of hope and love? Or does it churn up some deep-seeded anxiety brought on by a traumatic… Read more »

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Aunty Slut: Complimenting Without Objectifying

” …women do not exist for you to interact with.” Dear Aunty Slut,   How can I approach women without getting shot down? I told a chick she was sexy the other day and she gave me serious bitch face. I either get yelled at or given the silent treatment? What’s wrong with giving a… Read more »

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A Fashionable Lifestyle: Etsy Shopping for Dummies

Jessica Wilson |  “A girl can dream.” Etsy: The eBay for people who drink craft cider, consider veganism on a weekly basis, and buy organic produce. Supporting small businesses on Etsy makes you instantly cooler and more stylish. So if you’re ready to become the down-to-earth goddess you were born to be, check out my… Read more »

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Kanal 5, 
På bilden: David Schwimmer som Ross & Jennifer Aniston som Rachel.
Bildkälla: Warner Bros
Org. titel: Friends
Prod.år: 2004

The Single Life: Booty Calling for People Who Are Into Rejection

Emma Nygard |  The less dignity you have, the more fun you will have.  Are you a go getter? Is the world telling you to disregard your sexually aggressive nature in exchange for passive femininity? Well, I say nay! Society might discourage you from sending desperate texts at 3am or alternatively “come over cunt” if… Read more »

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How To Be A Grown Up: How to Credit Card (Part 1)

Onyx Lily |  “Banks are not charities; they don’t give you money because you’re a nice person.”  Getting extra credit is great when you’re a student, but as a grown up it can be a mixed blessing. At some point in your grown up life, the bank is probably going to decide your ability to… Read more »

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Feature: Saving the World With Dr Priya Kurian

Interview by Dayna East |  “New Zealand could and should be doing better”   Dr Priya Kurian teaches global environmental politics, environmental politics and public policy, and media and politics. She is the Deputy Chair of the School of Social Sciences and responded to our emails promptly — so who better to interview for our environmental… Read more »

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Feature: Nature Enter Me and Other Sexy Environmentalisms

Hp |  “…there is a place for hip and groovy environmentalists.”   There was a time in the not too distant past, where being an environmentally conscious individual was the equivalent of being a social pariah at best and at worst, a leper. People avoided hippies believing they couldn’t be trusted to tie their own shoes…. Read more »

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Feature: Sustainability Made Simple

Beth Pearsall |  “So without giving up our smart phone appendages and conveniently flushing our poop out of sight and out of mind, how can we be more sustainable?”   So what even is sustainability? I started asking and mostly got an answer along the lines of, “It’s taking care of the environment.” But one… Read more »

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    Corn Fritters

    Zac Lyon |  I went to the zoo on Sunday.  I liked the giraffes, the rhinos, and the chimps. And the meerkats. While waiting for the feeding of the chimps, I had the privilege of witnessing Sally, the oldest of the female chimps, pull the finger at me. She was sneaky enough to disguise it… Read more »

  • © Kelly Butler, Eagle Eye Photo.  All Rights Reserved.

    New Locals: NZ, Barefoot and I

    Georgia Teng |  When I got touched, I screamed my lungs off and chucked the ball high in the sky which promptly landed on someone’s head.   The first thing I noticed when my family and I were driving to our new home in Hamilton was… green. Cliché, I know, but after living in a… Read more »

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    Carnage: The Abstraction and Conceptualisation of Creativity Channels Through the Conscious Mind

    Jules Craft |  Creativity is a function of human intelligence, which means it can be engaged in any activity that involves conscious and subconscious thought.   Creativity. Does this word spark up your mind with fluorescent multicoloured lights of hope and love? Or does it churn up some deep-seeded anxiety brought on by a traumatic… Read more »

  • aunty-slut

    Aunty Slut: Complimenting Without Objectifying

    ” …women do not exist for you to interact with.” Dear Aunty Slut,   How can I approach women without getting shot down? I told a chick she was sexy the other day and she gave me serious bitch face. I either get yelled at or given the silent treatment? What’s wrong with giving a… Read more »

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    A Fashionable Lifestyle: Etsy Shopping for Dummies

    Jessica Wilson |  “A girl can dream.” Etsy: The eBay for people who drink craft cider, consider veganism on a weekly basis, and buy organic produce. Supporting small businesses on Etsy makes you instantly cooler and more stylish. So if you’re ready to become the down-to-earth goddess you were born to be, check out my… Read more »

  • Vänner
Kanal 5, 
På bilden: David Schwimmer som Ross & Jennifer Aniston som Rachel.
Bildkälla: Warner Bros
Org. titel: Friends
Prod.år: 2004

    The Single Life: Booty Calling for People Who Are Into Rejection

    Emma Nygard |  The less dignity you have, the more fun you will have.  Are you a go getter? Is the world telling you to disregard your sexually aggressive nature in exchange for passive femininity? Well, I say nay! Society might discourage you from sending desperate texts at 3am or alternatively “come over cunt” if… Read more »

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    How To Be A Grown Up: How to Credit Card (Part 1)

    Onyx Lily |  “Banks are not charities; they don’t give you money because you’re a nice person.”  Getting extra credit is great when you’re a student, but as a grown up it can be a mixed blessing. At some point in your grown up life, the bank is probably going to decide your ability to… Read more »

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    Feature: Saving the World With Dr Priya Kurian

    Interview by Dayna East |  “New Zealand could and should be doing better”   Dr Priya Kurian teaches global environmental politics, environmental politics and public policy, and media and politics. She is the Deputy Chair of the School of Social Sciences and responded to our emails promptly — so who better to interview for our environmental… Read more »

  • cans

    Feature: Nature Enter Me and Other Sexy Environmentalisms

    Hp |  “…there is a place for hip and groovy environmentalists.”   There was a time in the not too distant past, where being an environmentally conscious individual was the equivalent of being a social pariah at best and at worst, a leper. People avoided hippies believing they couldn’t be trusted to tie their own shoes…. Read more »

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    Feature: Sustainability Made Simple

    Beth Pearsall |  “So without giving up our smart phone appendages and conveniently flushing our poop out of sight and out of mind, how can we be more sustainable?”   So what even is sustainability? I started asking and mostly got an answer along the lines of, “It’s taking care of the environment.” But one… Read more »

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    Auteur House Presents: Fashion In Film

    Janine Swainson |    Now I’m not one to follow trends, but I do enjoy feasting my cat-lined eyes on beautiful haute couture, and as I am still awaiting my personal invitation to New York Fashion Week, I must make do with documentaries – mostly at the NZ International Film Festival. Here are few recommendations… Read more »

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    Blind Date: The One Where No Fuckboys Are Allowed

    She’s never been on a date before. “If the planets align” then he’d love to have sex on the first date. He wants a girl who’s dedicated to some sort of activity (astrology perhaps?). She wants a guy who’s funny, smells good, and isn’t a fuckboy. His ultimate deal-breaker is girls with a 420 blaze… Read more »

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    Arts: Mansfield Garden

    Peter Dornauf |    The news that Hamilton Gardens are proposing to add to their already extensive complex a new garden in honour of Katherine Mansfield got me excited and sent me back to her short story, The Garden-Party since the new “Mansfield Garden” will be a recreation of elements taken from descriptive features that… Read more »

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    Editorial 17: Save The Axolotl

    It’s safe to say that I, like many basic bitches, am completely ignorant of the environment. My lack of environmental greenness extends from my obsession with the green, no not weed — in English green is a term for money. I’m a consumer, and a pretty obsessed one at that. If my collection of Apple products… Read more »

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    Blind Date: The One Where He Did All The Talking

    Her favourite movie is 10 Things I Hate About You, his is Back to the Future. He wants a girl who’s smart, attractive, and weird, whereas she just wants a guy who’s tall, funny, and ambitious. Her favourite position is CEO, his is 96. Well, at least we know they have avoiding questions in common…. Read more »