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Watch 7 Sharp? Yeah right
Watch 7 Sharp? Yeah right

"I wish I didn't have to mention this in 2014," writes Catherine. "

Sideswipe: Oz sorry? Yea right
Sideswipe: Oz sorry? Yea right

An apology from across the ditch, parking woes, the greatest show in earth and road behaviour from Japan…

Sideswipe: Less politics
Sideswipe: Less politics

Julian Hughes of Rotorua went to an automotive shop and bought a H3 halogen bulb for $39.99. "I thought…

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Sideswipe: Literal billboards
Sideswipe: Literal billboards

Political billboards, recycling, sarcasm and nice gestures feature on today's Sideswipe.

Sideswipe: Free to good home
Sideswipe: Free to good home

On tap-and-go technology: "I think many of you are being fooled by urban legends and/or reading out of date and misinformed…

Sideswipe: Ridiculousness
Sideswipe: Ridiculousness

Found this by chance while looking through old issues of the Franklin Courier in Pukekohe, writes a reader from Oratia.

Sideswipe: Back to the shop
Sideswipe: Back to the shop

Iris writes: "After a late hairdressing appointment I ran to my car in the empty carpark through the heavy rain.

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Sideswipe: Grab and ride
Sideswipe: Grab and ride

White lies, stories from the way home from pub and recycling the recycling.

Sideswipe: Cat and mouse

The voice of no reason, retirement and essentials for mothers.

Sideswipe: School is cool

Embarrassing moments "After an evening in a country pub we were driving home along a deserted country road. My friend…

Sideswipe: Easy + effective

It's one way of getting your opinion across.

Sideswipe: Toilet humour fail
Sideswipe: Toilet humour fail

This popped up on the Young Conservatives Facebook page and was quickly taken to task by Bomber Bradbury…

Sideswipe: Down the creek

Ah. That's the creek we hope we are never up.

Sideswipe: 3 steps to carnage

A Mt Eden reader writes: "Step 1: Take a large amount of ratepayer money and widen the footpath by a small amount. Step…

Sideswipe: Did it shrink?

Making up the difference: 15ml of renourishing eye cream - so why the 30ml box?

Sideswipe: The pregnant glow

This man's wife was reluctant to take part in a pregnancy photo session, so, according to his post on Reddit.com, he hired…

Sideswipe: Muddy ride
Sideswipe: Muddy ride

Wayne spotted this on his way to Whangarei. "No points for guessing how he will be spending this weekend,"…

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All Blacks: Ref made mistakes
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All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says his team and the…

 Obama: World is appalled by murder
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Rugby Herald: All Blacks to show pride
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