Oscar Wilde award for best insult
But the best single insult goes to Finance Minister Bill English, who, after revelations Cunliffe’s CV was a tad glossier than reality, observed that it was “a living document” – “like the Treaty, but without the principles”.
The Boy George Karma Chameleon Award
David Cunliffe, for singing the songs of solidarity to the unions, only to go outside and add the fine print for the benefit of a wider audience: “If economic conditions allow.”
Don Brash walking the plank award for missed photo opportunities
Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy for his attempt to get the Prime Minister to hold a live electric fence in Chile.
I missed that.