The Walking Dead Season 5: Walking Faster?
The Walking Dead has never been a show that embraced speed. Every unwieldy season, always broken into two parts so AMC can use its hit show year-round, has shambled around like its titular zombies, eventually granting viewers some satisfaction (the collapse of the farm, the slow downfall of the prison, the demise of the Governor) but only after stalling for as long as possible. So far—and we’re ...
Cunliffe Triggers Party Wide Leadership Contest
David Cunliffe has resigned as Labour Leader, but says he will seek re-election. This will trigger a potentially bloody contest for the leadership. It is expected that former deputy leader Grant Robertson will seek to become Labour Leader, though others may throw their hat in the ring.
Martin Doyle Cartoon: ISIS advises
In the face of the medieval barbarity used by ISIS, the allied bombing raids in Syria and Iraq are a breath of fresh air. Ref: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-29356038
Shaolin Kungfu Monk Troupe Delight
There is an Alice Through the Looking Glass quality to the current response to the Islamic State. Everything about it seems inside out.