OPINION: I agree that there are enough temporary memorial sites around the city.
OPINION: Sex educators seem to be trying to prevent worst-case scenarios at the cost of childhood.
OPINION: Who wouldn't champion a woman accused of assaulting a prostitute found 'doing business' on her property?
OPINION: Ah, the unmistakable facial fungus on the top lips of the men white-carded to dispense with the razor for one month.
OPINION: To my horror I found my car had been tagged as I pierced the street's silence with selected hits from The Language of Sailors handbook.
OPINION: Wellington seems to teem with beautiful young groovers in their twenties and early thirties.
OPINION: Re-elected Mayor Len Brown's call to introduce electronic voting to increase the turnout at Auckland's next local body elections must be considered nationwide.
OPINION: When Cantabrians finally got through to a human voice at EQC, they were greeted with an Australian accent.
OPINION: Just when you think it is all over rover, Sir Russell Coutts talks of jumping ship yet again.
OPINION: Check out the worst case of man flu raging through the body and affecting the troubled mind of TVOne's Breakfast Special America's Cup correspondent, Martin Tasker.
OPINION: There was a table of Irish men and one woman sitting in a bar. Over at another table a Kiwi bloke was complaining bitterly about the continued rowdiness of the Irish who regularly frequented the establishment.
OPINION: It seems it's still too soon for a peep at Princess Diana's love life on the big screen.
OPINION: Like the White Rabbit from Alice in Wonderland, Jim Dunbar has been "late, late for a very important date", all of his life.
OPINION: Those attached to the Town Hall should take comfort in knowing there's one just like it in Wellington, only bigger. | Scrap James Hay Theatre
OPINION: It does not matter how much water, tinned food, toilet paper or tarpaulin you have stashed away in readiness for an earthquake, no-one can prepare you for the thunderous sound of your heart thumping wildly when an earthquake hits.
OPINION: Social media might be a place to seek but it is not a place to hide.
OPINION: People shouldn't risk cooking when they're feeling low, which is why I feel so sorry for Nigella Lawson.
OPINION: The young couple standing behind us at the rally against the GCSB spying bill wore hats, dark glasses, and scarves covered the lower half of their faces, while their baby's physiognomy was brazenly exposed to the cameras.
OPINION: I couldn't believe my luck when I texted two male pals to ask them if they would care to accompany me to The National Bear and Doll Show and they both texted back "sure thing".
OPINION: The Pope's warning to trainee priests and nuns against driving flashy cars will have used car salesmen rubbing their hands in glee.