02:58pm 19 Jun 2013 In one of his excoriating commentaries on the foibles of politicians and officialdom, John Clarke, the satirist formerly known as Fred Dagg, described Quantative Easing thus : "You stick a printer by the window, alert the banking sector, press the copy button and stand well back.' '
11:18am 19 Jun 2013 New Zealand's longfin eels or tuna are the most ancient species of eel and the largest freshwater eel in the world. They're also as endangered as a blue penguin. Why then, do we catch them to sell overseas and to be chopped up into high-end petfood?