Mike Hosking has hosted his number one Breakfast show on Newstalk ZB since 2008. Listen live each weekday from 6am on Newstalk ZB.
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OPINION: In a sense, this has been a game of chicken.
OPINION: If you'd rather watch Squid Game than save your own life, that's your call.
OPINION: It has been and continues to unfold as an abject failure.
OPINION: As we enter this new phase, the cold hard truth is being laid bare.
OPINION: The world is moving on while we are frozen scared.
OPINION: It's not how you start, it's how you finish — so how does this finish?
OPINION: Will the lack of incentives by the Govt to get jabbed bite them? My guess is yes.
OPINION: This government got elected with the power of incumbency and fear.
OPINION: There is no need to be in the state we are.
OPINION: Govt promises houses, bridges, rail, workers but delivers nothing.
OPINION: The vaccine is key to moving forward - but this is a joke.
OPINION: People are sick of him - once you've lost, it's awfully hard to come back.
OPINION: The more the Government promises, the less it delivers.
OPINION: Cooking with gas? It's an elaborate charade.
OPINION: The world is rejecting left-leaning politics.
OPINION: NZ is treading water at best, slowly sinking at worst.
OPINION: No bubble has ever burst and that's not changing this time.
OPINION: The frightening thing is, there is more to come.
OPINION: The Government's attitude is to blame.
OPINION: "The Prime Minister is a lightweight at answering tough questions."
OPINION: Queenstown is in a world of trouble and the Government doesn't want to know.
OPINION: New Zealand has dropped the ball compared to Australia.
OPINION: Questioning around our own Govt appears so far this year to be underwhelming.
OPINION: As a nation, our ambition and aspiration seems to have been sapped.
OPINION: I want more for this country and I want more from this government.
OPINION: What is going on in the market is no bad thing.
OPINION: The Government has had two weeks to get cracking. All we've had is biscuits.
OPINION: The Greens score 3/10, but not because they didn't get a good result.
OPINION: I like people who are good at what they do. My challenge to Labour is prove it.
OPINION: The trouble with MMP is you literally don't know what you're going to get.