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Sideswipe: No wind? No probs
Sideswipe: No wind? No probs

No wind? No problem. "The Scottish flag was flying high in Glenfield, but there was no wind so look what they had to do…

Sideswipe: Flat out cop tussle
Sideswipe: Flat out cop tussle

At first glance this looks like your typical police tussle.

Cast your vote for others
Cast your vote for others

Maybe this is the best way to vote? Spotted in John St, Ponsonby.

Quizzes

Canvas quiz: September 20 quiz Canvas quiz: September 20

Test your knowledge with this week's Canvas quiz.

Herald daily quiz: September 20 quiz Herald daily quiz: September 20

Current events, geography, history, trivia ... Test…

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Sideswipe: Sick birthday card
Sideswipe: Sick birthday card

An unusual birthday card, very small small print, Boris the robot and munching out marathon runners.

Sideswipe: Cat in apple?
Sideswipe: Cat in apple?

Grumpy cats, cheeky open home registers, an RSA catastrophy and antique gun collectors in today's Sideswipe.

Sideswipe: Minty fresh Mojito
Sideswipe: Minty fresh Mojito

"I ordered a virgin Mojito," writes Allison. "The barman looked confused. I proceeded to explain the contents. My last item…

Sideswipe: English lesson
Sideswipe: English lesson

A colloquial English lesson on the grounds of a Henderson school.

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Sideswipe: What a cock up
Sideswipe: What a cock up

The bronze sculpture of a rooster balancing on the back of a chair has been plucked from the square…

Sideswipe: Let oldies decide

On the window of the University of Otago's sociology/gender studies department.

Sideswipe: Bike-only lanes?

Truck drivers pleased to see a dedicated cycle path open in Auckland (via @Rblundell on Twitter).

Sideswipe: Inspiration found?

"It looks like Labour's creative agency borrowed its campaign straight from the supermarket bargain bin," says Brad.

Sideswipe: Clever naming
Sideswipe: Clever naming

German police are pleading for witnesses to a $3.5 million beer heist.

Sideswipe: Remember the kids

"I couldn't quite figure out if it is referring to something specific or perhaps it's just friendly advice," says a reader…

Sideswipe: KFC reality check

A reader's hopes for the yummy burger she'd viewed on TV were dashed on a Sunday afternoon.

Sideswipe: Move those dogs

Hobsonville Point wants all dogs to move to West Yorkshire, England, says Deborah Samson.

Sideswipe: Pino-Key-o

Pino-Key-o. Wonder if the defacer was caught on camera doing this billboard? My money's on a drummer.

Sideswipe: Separated at birth
Sideswipe: Separated at birth

Another look at twins, separated at birth. This time, Kim Dotcom and Sontaran from Dr Who.

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Videographic: Ebola virus
video Videographic: Ebola virus

Sierra Leone launches a three-day nationwide shutdown…

Scotland leader to quit after loss
video Scotland leader to quit after loss

Scotland's pro-independence leader Alex Salmond announced…

Raw: Volcano erupts in Indonesia
video Raw: Volcano erupts in Indonesia

A volcano is erupting on the island of Java, in Indonesia…

Global success for Downton Abbey
video Global success for Downton Abbey

The 'downstairs' cast of the hit period drama 'Downton…

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