OPINION: Could you spend a week without spending any money? Our columnist Cecile Meier did.
OPINION: We've found all sorts of creative things can happen if you add enough hilarity and dick jokes to the equation.
OPINION: A recent weight gain has meant I've rediscovered an old flame of my youth - track pants.
OPINION: It is hard being a woman. There are lots of rules, but none of them are written down in a list.
OPINION: Some have dismissed comparisons of Vladimir Putin to Hitler as too provocative, and they may be right, but there are some common factors.
OPINION: The rejection of commuter rail on the main north line could be damned as a short-sighted defeat for sustainable Christchurch.
OPINION: Ever since I've been back in Wellington my street has been heaving with roadworks.
OPINION: Abseiling into the Dotcom jacuzzi with cash and a folder marked "Political Favours".
OPINION: Campaigns like All Right help make talking about mental health more commonplace.
OPINION: Tania Billingsley hasn't been a pleasing complainant.
OPINION: It is useful when imagining the future to have a look at the past.
OPINION: When I taught English, no-one wanted to know what I thought about it. Now that I don't, they sometimes do.
OPINION: The previous council's crusade to save this broken building is a bottomless pit we can ill afford.
OPINION: Why should the Kiwi consumer, who must pay through the nose for dairy, stay loyal?
OPINION: Obesity is a contender for the worst of all self-inflicted problems in the world.
OPINION: Homeowner: Hello, is that the EQC? I wish to register a complaint.
OPINION: Last week's column on the difference between High and Victoria streets certainly caused some debate.
The current Brazilian team is short on Brazilianness. Its only artist is Neymar and he's just broken his back. The rest of the team is playing earnest Protestant football.
OPINION: As the pulse rate of the central city rebuild starts to beat with purpose and vigour, expect the political spotlight to head east.
OPINION: The artistic work Rolf Harris has donated and sold is being dumped like a hot spud.
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