Waitangi Day

February 4th, 2013 at 11:00 am by David Farrar

Kate Chapman at Stuff reports:

Prime Minister John Key is set to receive a frosty reception at Waitangi this week amid infighting and anti-asset sale speeches.

Ngapuhi leaders are trying to replace Titewhai Harawira from her job of escorting him on to the Waitangi lower marae. But she is vowing to keep the role.

Unless the kaumata are willing to physically tackle Titewhai to the ground, I’d say she’ll stare them down and will end up escorting the PM, as she has for the last 15 years or so. And if they did try to physically prevent her, you can imagine the wider Harawira clan would join in a pitched battle. You could almost sell popcorn!

The annual celebrations will be further complicated by revelations Maori Council co-chairman Maanu Paul will make a speech about the water rights court battle which threatens to delay the Government’s asset sales agenda.

The Supreme Court heard from both sides during a hearing last week.

Mr Paul said he was “very honoured” to be able to speak at the marae. The Maori Council would hold a meeting in Waitangi today to discuss what the speech would say, but water would be the main focus.

I think no-one will be surprised that a body that has taken the Government to court, will inevitably get up and say how awful the Government is (unless they agree to what the Maori Council wants, which seems to be some free shares for them).

UPDATE: My prediction of Titewhai is looking a good one. She just walked the Governor-General on!

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88 Responses to “Waitangi Day”

  1. wreck1080 (3,815 comments) says:

    I love the fighting on waitangi day.

    Makes the news interesting watching the maoris spitting on everyone.

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  2. gazzmaniac (2,319 comments) says:

    John Key should just have the day off like everyone else. That’s what I would do if I was the Prime Minister of New Zealand – who would want to waste a perfectly good day sitting next to a Harawira? I might also consider dropping the 6th of Feb as the so-called “National Day” and cancelling the day off.

    Australia Day is a much better national day. There’s no maori protests, it’s generally pretty positive and people are proud of it. I am proud of Australia Day.

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  3. krazykiwi (9,189 comments) says:

    Prime Minister John Key is set to receive a frosty reception at Waitangi this week amid infighting and anti-asset sale speeches.

    Key’s government delivers Iwi ETS-enabled forestry windfalls, and is busy overseeing a ‘constitutional review’ which looks set to deviously enshrine more race-based privilege in New Zealand.

    And they’re complaining about not being handed more on the basis of their ethnicity?

    Greed is apparently never satisfied.

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  4. tvb (4,255 comments) says:

    Waitangi day celebrations are a tiresome distraction. I plan not to watch the news as it will focus on the protests and the ugliness. This small Northland tribe Ngpuhi highjacks the day and they do not seem to be able to manage the Haraweras. I plan to take the day off and ignore it all.

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  5. RightNow (6,844 comments) says:

    There’s only one reason I give a shit about Waitangi Day, and that’s because it’s a day off (most years).
    Apart from that it holds zero relevance to anything in my life. It’s just posturing and bullshit.

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  6. Zapper (967 comments) says:

    Australia Day has similar issues, I’m not sure why it’s held up as something to aspire to.

    People calling it Invasion Day, lefties with no self-awareness protesting about their own existence, idiots wearing flags and getting hammered while getting provoked or provoking racial tension.

    Most people enjoy it, of course, much like Waitangi Day but it really isn’t that different.

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  7. Peter (1,673 comments) says:

    Why does Key insist going to this disgraceful “celebration” where, time after time, invited guests are attacked and abused?

    Let’s have a New Zealand day on a different date. Give us a day we can be proud of. Waitangi Day is not what NZ is about.

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  8. davidp (3,558 comments) says:

    It demeans the Prime Minister (whether National or Labour) to attend the farce that is Waitangi Day at Waitangi. The woman who insists on “escorting” him was convicted of torturing mental health patients, for goodness sake. Neither Gillard or Obama have to put up with (or would stand for) having torturers foist themselves on them. Key should restore some dignity to his office by staying away and either attending a ceremony somewhere a bit more sober, or just having a barbecue with his family.

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  9. BeaB (2,084 comments) says:

    Such a distasteful spectacle with all that posturing, rudeness and ersatz ‘culture’. Like most NZers I’ll take the day off and ignore the TV news with the ugly, angry faces and moronic protests.

    You have to hand it to Titewhai having all those self-important kaumatua running scared!

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  10. KevinH (1,160 comments) says:

    Titewhai will be laughing in private knowing that the media, desperate for an anti Waitangi Day story, would focus on her escorting the P.M. onto the marae. Kingi Taurua should be aware that those issue’s are decided on the marae and not in the media.
    Manu Paul will inevitably talk about water rights but will contain his korero within the context of the occasion, Waitangi Day, and what that means to whanau in the north.
    There will be protest, there will be debate, but there will also be laughing, singing, and lots of kai.

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  11. KiwiGreg (3,224 comments) says:

    We need some rain. I hope it pisses down up north.

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  12. Pete George (23,345 comments) says:

    Let’s have a New Zealand day on a different date. Give us a day we can be proud of.

    Ok, let’s start deciding on a suitable day.

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  13. Don the Kiwi (1,650 comments) says:

    Let’s discuss an alternative date for NEW ZEALAND DAY.

    What about Captain Cook’s first landing up the East Coast?
    The date of the first parliament in NZ?

    Something other than this bullshit day – I’ll be working on Wednesday – I’m replacing the roof on my house.:-)

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  14. gazzmaniac (2,319 comments) says:

    People calling it Invasion Day, lefties with no self-awareness protesting about their own existence, idiots wearing flags and getting hammered while getting provoked or provoking racial tension.

    No it’s not. Sure, there’s a ton of bogans out there who put flags on their car etc, and there’s the usual crap about eating lamb on Australia Day which I am sure is just borne from the meat industry. But the people who call it “invasion day” are quite rightly ignored and don’t get their 30 seconds on the news, and as a result the bullshit just doesn’t happen. The news on Australia Day is about who the Australian of the Year is, not about some brown motherfucker’s mother.

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  15. David Garrett (6,786 comments) says:

    About the only thing Clark ever did that I admired was boycotting the bullshit at Waitangi…It is utterly demeaning for both the Head of State and the PM to be subjected to this crap every year….It will be interesting to see the vermin’s attitude to the new Governor General…I somehow don’t think Sir Jerry will take being spat on or even called an Uncle Tom very well…

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  16. graham (2,285 comments) says:

    Sigh …

    I would like to have Waitangi Day as a day we can be proud of, I really would. To me, it’s appropriate to celebrate your country’s history. But when the Harawiras and Popatas turn it into an ugly nasty fight year after year, they just ruin it, and I feel sick to the stomach. So like many others, it becomes just a day off work. Nothing more.

    The stupidity of it all is, by going all confrontational they just turn people against them. Why is it that these bullies are so blind as to be unable to realise that they do their cause far more harm than good?

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  17. James Stephenson (2,096 comments) says:

    Let’s discuss an alternative date for NEW ZEALAND DAY.

    We need something that truly unites the nation to celebrate, so ladees and gennelmen I give you: Feb 1st, Underarm Day.

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  18. Lance (2,565 comments) says:

    @David Garrett
    However I can’t see the GG doing a Buzz Aldrin.

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  19. Mark (1,434 comments) says:

    @David Garrett; you have hit the nail squarely on the head. Neither the PM nor the GG should dignify the bullshit that goes on at the Waitangi Marae with their presence. I like many other kiwi’s will be heading to the beach with the Waitangi Marae and the annual pantomime far from my thoughts :)

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  20. Zapper (967 comments) says:

    Okay gazzmaniac, we’ll have to agree to disagree because my experience of Australia Day for the last 4 years is different to yours (you must avoid the negative media coverage).

    Which part of Australia do you spend Australia Day in?

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  21. Akaroa (552 comments) says:

    When I emigrated to this fine country in 1974 I was keen to immerse myself in its history and get to understand its issues. I met a Maori gentleman whose name I won’t mention for his privacy’s sake – he has a Maori-ised European name, and he gave me a reading list which I dutifully followed and which – i theenk – brought me up to speed on the Maori/European aspects of NZ history and society.

    Since then, in the military, i’ve met many Kiwis who have a smidgeon of Maori blood and – if you get them on their own, and get the cards on the table in a convivial atmosphere – many of them – not all, but many of them – will admit they’d take the dumb ol’ Paheka for every last cent if they could.

    Well. So be it. And where, you may ask, do I stand now on the question of Maori New Zealander and European New Zealander relations that is brought into focus annually on Waitangi Day?

    To me its just a pantomime. To quote the Bard – (from, surprise, surprise, European culture) – its an event that is ‘Full of sound and fury, signifying nothing’.

    Why that pantomime up North gets so much attention beats me. I’m no Helen Clarke fan by any means, but that was one thing she did get right by, having been once humiliated by that Harawira woman, staying away.

    Let ‘em get on with it on their own. I’m off to the beach matey!!

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  22. Manolo (13,517 comments) says:

    The sooner the ghastly and crude T. Harawira disappears, the better for NZ.

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  23. RRM (9,667 comments) says:

    Ona tha Treety! :mad:
    Ona tha Treety! :mad:
    Ona tha Treety! :mad:
    Ona tha Treety! :mad:
    Ona tha Treety! :mad:
    Ona tha Treety! :mad:
    Ona tha Treety! :mad:

    Helen Clark was spot on. The “hosts” are rude, uncouth, don’t speak for the Maori people in any meaningful way, and are just not worth talking to. Don’t go JK. Tell them you might go next year if they get their act together and start behaving like grown-ups.

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  24. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    Lets rename it Cracka Ass Cracka day.

    Where crackas can bare their ass cracks in public with a fire cracka between their cracks and run around screaming im a little ass cracka while the rest of us crack up laughing.

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  25. David Garrett (6,786 comments) says:

    Crikey…even our resident self confessed leftie agrees that the whole sorry charade should be avoided by the powers that be…

    I too (sadly) think it is very unlikely the GG would do a Buzz Aldrin…but wouldn’t that be something? Some posturing protestor felled by a roundhouse kick delivered by the Head of State…better than the Balkans…

    Ah…the first idiot has arrived…how much “black” do you have in your blood BWAV?

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  26. RightNow (6,844 comments) says:

    BWAV – sure, why not. It can’t be any worse.

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  27. pollywog (1,153 comments) says:

    Hidden due to low comment rating. Click here to see.

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  28. Griff (7,008 comments) says:

    I that the new F.O.B. term for maori : cracker ass?

    How apt maori are the only group in new Zealand that practice bearing their arse cracks to all and sundry.

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  29. RightNow (6,844 comments) says:

    Griff – yes I think so, but even I have to admit the fireworks would be a nice touch.

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  30. pollywog (1,153 comments) says:

    C’mon Griff…you’ve never mooned the car behind from the rugby bus full of munters?

    You’re not a real kiwi are ya?

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  31. Longknives (4,686 comments) says:

    “Cracka:
    A defamatory statement from the 1970s, primarily used for caucasion males. See also honkey and jive turkey.”

    Please use ‘Jive Turkey’ on your next rant BWAV that would be so much funnier….

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  32. Griff (7,008 comments) says:

    They seem to have the running around screaming and showing there arse down pat little extra effort would be incured in the detail of suitable fireworks. I recommend handheld flares pointed down towards to the testicles it would be such a spectacular display of balls and also save future cost incurred due to feral children.

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  33. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    Cracka ass cracka : a white person that goes out of their way to act as white as possible, especially in the presence of other whites.

    Originally named from the sound of the whip an overseer used to keep the niggers in line.

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  34. Longknives (4,686 comments) says:

    “a white person that goes out of their way to act as white as possible”

    Not too sure what this means. Care to elaborate? I am dying to know if I am a ‘Cracka ass cracka’….

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  35. pollywog (1,153 comments) says:

    Just die in ignorance Longknives and let God make the call :)

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  36. RightNow (6,844 comments) says:

    Longknives – if you got any tan this summer you’re out!

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  37. graham (2,285 comments) says:

    Longknives:

    Do you work for a living? If so, then you’re acting white and oppressing the brothas …

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  38. mickrodge (27 comments) says:

    BWAV & Pollywog is the same angry little nobody sitting on the coast down south bludging off the state.

    The sense of entitlement is strong in this one.

    His racist rantings against whitey tend to tone down in the afternoons after he’s had his green glaucoma “medicine”.

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  39. pollywog (1,153 comments) says:

    Do you not pay all your due taxes, hide your assets in a trust and have benefited from institutionalised racism going back to the 1800, s ?

    FIGHT THE POWER :p

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  40. pollywog (1,153 comments) says:

    Truly I’m offended mickrodge…

    Nah I’m not actually, you’ll have to try harder!

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  41. Jaffa (84 comments) says:

    “Traditional Maori Welcome”?.
    JK needs overalls and a hardhat, ready for his “Traditional Maori Welcome”.

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  42. Monique Watson (1,062 comments) says:

    Someone should grow a pair and refuse to walk on with her. She’s just a old female bully typical of that generation.

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  43. Peter (1,673 comments) says:

    If you want some race-related hilarity, Delahunty has just posted some on Frogblog.

    http://blog.greens.org.nz/2013/02/04/te-tiriti-o-waitangi-and-constitutional-change/

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  44. Right of way is Way of Right (1,129 comments) says:

    Can we just ban the name Harawira from the media please? These shameless self promoters are simply using the treaty and all that it stands for to advance their own agendas, and stuff the rest of the country. The annual cry of “Honour the Treaty” completely ignores the fact that by being on the treaty grounds, politicians are attempting to do exactly that. They arrive and treat the Tangata Whenua with respect as a treaty partner. And how are they treated in return?

    If Maori continue to use these proceedings as an opportunity for posturing and grandstanding, especially the Harawira’s and the Popata’s, take it elsewhere!

    Meanwhile, can the rest of us get on with the business of simply getting on with each other, no matter what our ancestry, ethnicity or heritage. To ask that we do anything else is racism by any other name!

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  45. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    Turning up at Waitangi has nothing to do with honoring the treaty.

    Enshrining Maori sovereignty over their resources while protecting their rights as British subjects does.

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  46. RightNow (6,844 comments) says:

    British subjects eh? Why don’t they fuck off to Britain then?
    I’m Tangata Whenua, people of the land. The 4th generation of my people to be born in NZ.

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  47. Zapper (967 comments) says:

    BWAV

    It must be tough hating anyone of a different race so much. I assume you don’t enjoy any of the benefits that would never have been brought to this land if not for those other races?

    You are everything bad about this country, yet you seem to think you are one of the true New Zealanders. If you represent this country, this country is fucked.

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  48. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    Exactly RightNow

    The govt can’t protect or provide the rights and privileges of a british subject as conferred in the treaty and the crown doesn’t give a shit anymore.

    They got what they wanted…

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  49. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    You assume too much Zapper. Stick to what you know!

    And yeah the country is fucked but not cos I rep it, but cos fuckers like you did for so long

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  50. Zapper (967 comments) says:

    What I know is that based on your comments, you’re a divisive nobody who contributes nothing.

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  51. RightNow (6,844 comments) says:

    BWAV – nothing to do with me, I’m not a British subject, I only enjoy the rights and privileges of a New Zealand citizen.

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  52. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    DONT BELIEVE THE TYPE!

    Especially as it relates to the treaty…

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  53. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    Imagine if Maori had been able to enjoy the same historic rights and privileges eh RightNow?

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  54. Griff (7,008 comments) says:

    Polly black with a wog vengeance .
    Have you yet tried to have a conversation with your self?
    It would be illuminating.

    The rights in the treaty consist of no more or less than the rights of a citizen
    The Crown transfer the right to govern, sovereignty to the government and accepts that it is democratically elected.
    There is no higher authority than the the crown under the treaty.

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  55. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    Do you even know the difference between a British subject and a britsh citizen or how it has been historically applied to Maori Griff?

    Quibbling over semantics while the goalposts get moved much?

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  56. Griff (7,008 comments) says:

    The same rights that the other 88% of New Zealanders get PBWWV.

    Including the right to sell and buy property.
    Strangely enough the maori view property rights as perpetual no matter how many times they have been paid in full. The only just form of transfer under titenitoungeher was by cooking the previous owners.

    “We” won get over it and get a life

    Are you actually a citizen or did you buy your papers at the pub?
    It is New Zealand and as far as I know it is none of your business unless you are a citizen of this country.

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  57. pollywog (1,153 comments) says:

    So that’s a NO then…

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  58. thor42 (971 comments) says:

    Booooooooooooring.

    Someone wake me up on the 7th.

    I can’t be bothered “celebrating” our so-called “national day”.
    What a bloody pathetic joke it has been, ever since it was introduced.

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  59. pollywog (1,153 comments) says:

    So you’ll be handing your holiday pay back and working for it today then thor42?

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  60. Peter (1,673 comments) says:

    No, we’ll swap it for another day: New Zealand Day

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  61. Dazzaman (1,132 comments) says:

    All you dreamers can take another day if you like…..you know it ain’t ever going to happen. Waitangi Day is actually being celebrated more & more by Maori outside of the “see me” flashpoint areas as a proper national day holiday…you know you’s really want to join in…

    Have fun at the beach, or wherever you lot will go to to get away from the undeniable fact of your nations national day holiday…..sad arse “crackers”, as BWAV would say….LOL.

    P.S.: The Ngapuhi are different from most others, they thrive on confrontation, a bigger bunch of shit stirrers there have never been. At least the Tuhoe have pretty strong reasons for their “antics”, if not a great deal of sense about how to readdress them.

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  62. OneTrack (2,834 comments) says:

    What would maori of 1840 do with Titewhai?

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  63. Longknives (4,686 comments) says:

    Ha Everyone in our house is still laughing at those fat pudding Maori ‘Warriors’ that were fighting at Waitangi on the news…
    Word of advice- Moobs aren’t scary guys. Mind you, neither is googly-eyed tongue poking….

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  64. big bruv (13,571 comments) says:

    Longknives

    Maori fighting should come as no surprise to anybody, violence is part of their culture.

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  65. Peter (1,673 comments) says:

    Our household was roaring with laughter at the news. A bunch of fatties wrestling on the lawn in front of the gathered crowds – pure comedy gold!

    Waitangi – ’tis a silly place

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  66. RossM (39 comments) says:

    Two women.

    One tub of mud.

    Who will be New Zealand’s next top kuia?

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  67. bc (1,355 comments) says:

    Wow, even walking using crutches Titewhai manages to scare everyone and push to the Governor-General’s side.
    How does she do it?

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  68. David Garrett (6,786 comments) says:

    Peter at 2.22: Can you imagine Delahunty as “tiriti settlements negotiations minita” ?? Unless the right gets its act together pdq that is by no means impossible…she certainly settle all the outstanding “grieveances” quickly!

    “How much do you want bro?”

    “Nah, that’s ka pai for now Katerini…the mokos will be back for their installment in about 20 years”

    “Are you sure that’s enough? E hoa…you have suffered terribly since my ancestors took sovereignty at the point of a gun…”

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  69. Rodders (1,790 comments) says:

    How does she do it?

    Titewhai would always have some of her offspring handy to enforce her Waitangi protection racket.
    Hone is probably the most genteel of her children. That says it all.

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  70. David Garrett (6,786 comments) says:

    Darn…terrible editing…boys cant cook dinner and blog…

    the last sentence should be the second…

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  71. big bruv (13,571 comments) says:

    David Garrett.

    You spent a bit of time in the vicinity of Mad Delahunty, do you have any idea what is behind her stance on Maori issues?

    Why is she so desperate to ingratiate herself with Maoridom and so desperate to be seen as ngati pakeha?

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  72. David Garrett (6,786 comments) says:

    BB: As far as I could tell, she is the epitome of the guilt racked pakeha..like Sue Bradford she adopts a pseudo Maori accent, although she told me she has no Maori blood at all…She is also politically correct to the point of hilarity..she once gave me a lecture on my use of the word “luvvies” in a speech, saying I was demonstrating my ingrained sexism and homophobia…Sue Kedgley quietly told her it means “actors of either sex and any sexual persuasion”, but she remained utterly unfazed…

    Why is she like that? Aside from being more than a little unhinged, who knows?

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  73. lilman (932 comments) says:

    HA HA HA
    Long live the fact that your oppressed and I dont give a shit.

    HA HA HA

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  74. wreck1080 (3,815 comments) says:

    Awesome, i didn’t even have to wait for waitangi day to see fighting on the news.

    Not much spitting going on yet though.

    You have to say, race relations are really not that good in this country. They are worse today then when I was in high school (80′s).

    I get the impression that the maoris just want to get NZ back.

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  75. Mark Craig (29 comments) says:

    What I am surprised at is John Key going back there at all.I distinctly remember him being walked on by TH awhile ago and then the next night her on the TV news calling him a dog.I am sure that footage will still be available.WTF?

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  76. David Garrett (6,786 comments) says:

    Mark Craig: The answer my boy is that John Ansell – for all his crudity and bluntness – has it right…We are undergoing “the Maorification of everything”, and everyone, including the PM, is too terrified to say “enough”. In parliament we were expected to sit through seemingly endless powhiri on all occasions, even meetings which nominally had absolutely nothing to do with “the Treaty” or Maori. Worse still, we were xpecting to act and look as it it was a dreadfully solemn and serious business.

    I once got up and walked out of some meeting as the powhiri droned on and on – and then got huge stick for it from my own side. There was a major damage control exercise, and they were terrified for days that the jackals of the media would get to know about it…all because one backbench MP from a minor party decided enough was enough in a non public situation. Imagine what would happen to Key if he had the security boys move the Harawira Haridan away from him and the GG?

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  77. Reid (16,111 comments) says:

    Imagine what would happen to Key if he had the security boys move the Harawira Haridan away from him and the GG?

    And the answer David is to deliberately provoke an incident and then don’t apologise or resile. And keep doing that, all the time, throughout the entire time you are in power. Expose their lack of clothes.

    The first politician who does that on a consistent basis will gain a huge public following.

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  78. David Garrett (6,786 comments) says:

    Reid: You may well be right, but no-one is going to do it…not in my lifetime anyway. Those at the top of
    ACT had the skills to pull it off without being branded racist, but were too timid to try it – both before and after my time. If they – including Rodney – wouldn’t give it a go, the weak kneed Nats sure won’t…There may well be a lunatic fringe racist party who might try…but they will be so inept and poorly targeted that they will be (correctly) branded as racist lunatics, and get 0.5% of the vote.

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  79. NailBomb (1 comment) says:

    People, People, why worry about what a bunch of so called “Maori activists” (have you seen them, fat, toothless, dole-sponges, 15 of them to a state house) have to say, just enjoy the day off. I am still waiting for the Maori Army” :o) to rise up and kick us back to England, remember……….New Year eve 1999/2000 and the same Maori activists claiming just that……….hehehehe…………such a joke

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  80. Northland Wahine (659 comments) says:

    John Key should openly snub the mad cow and there should be more than enough men to physically over the male harawira whanau. They’re a bloody embarrassment not only to Maori but all New Zealanders.

    I’ll be ignoring the so called celebrations and spending the day with my moko.

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  81. Reid (16,111 comments) says:

    Quite agree David. However this doesn’t change the fact it’s the correct thing to do.

    It’s quite bizarre isn’t it.

    I mean, politicians pretend they perform according to and at the behest of the will of the people all the time, yet once the election is over they pretty much do whatever the fuck they and their party wants them to do and they pretend they’re “exercising the people’s will” when they’re really exercising their own.

    And when it comes to doing the correct thing which takes wisdom, discernment, courage and real skill, which is why they were really elected, they all turn into spineless little girls and go and hide behind mummy’s apron strings.

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  82. wreck1080 (3,815 comments) says:

    “We are undergoing “the Maorification of everything”, and everyone, including the PM, is too terrified to say “enough”. In parliament we were expected to sit through seemingly endless powhiri on all occasions, even meetings which nominally had absolutely nothing to do with “the Treaty” or Maori.”

    Geoffrey Palmers fault. He was the one that changed the rules so that government must adhere to the principles of the treaty of waitangi.

    NZ’s potential will always be limited by taniwhas and other mythical creatures. Next time you wonder why wages are so low in NZ, look to the treaty of waitangi.

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  83. Black with a Vengeance (1,726 comments) says:

    Where specifically in the treaty, wreck1080?

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  84. Peter (1,673 comments) says:

    Peter at 2.22: Can you imagine Delahunty as “tiriti settlements negotiations minita” ?? Unless the right gets its act together pdq that is by no means impossible…she certainly settle all the outstanding “grieveances” quickly!

    I know.

    Australia looking better all the time….

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  85. Azeraph (603 comments) says:

    Ah the fear abounds and yet you don’t see the kids carrying the knives in their pockets or the young asian girls being raped every weekend in the Auckland CBD, it’s amazing that people see what they want to see. Take a trip out of the city and then you wonder why there is no Indians or asians. I’m just waiting for one of our bright governments to get a bright idea and allow ME immigrants to flood our shores then while everyone is arguing over lost glories they will wake up and realize they are under Sharia law.

    One day we’ve got stop arguing before the global locusts swarm us then move on taking what they want.

    Once Hone’s mother karks it, it will return to what it was suppose to be.

    God i heard something depressing today, 8 mb D/L speed for $8 a month. guess where?

    Uruguay, South America.

    How many idiots here think South America is third world?

    What can you get here for $8 US a month?

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  86. mara (752 comments) says:

    I heard on the 5pm news that Key referred to Tits Hariwera as a “gentle old lady.” heh, heh And I’m Imelda Marcos.

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  87. thor42 (971 comments) says:

    The first PM to tell Titewhai Harawira to “fuck off” will be Prime Minister for life.

    I would do that, and I’m not kidding. Ugly, arrogant, publicity-seeking bitch. I don’t give a SHIT about her or about any other Maori.

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  88. Dazzaman (1,132 comments) says:

    Awesome thor42. Don’t worry, no one gives a shit about you too…

    Did a brownie break your hammer? Ha!

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