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‘I brought a communal picnic hamper for us to all throw in the food we’d brought. I was expecting the usual picnic fare: sandwiches, crisps, a nice fruit salad, and so on – but no-one else brought a single thing. Not so much as a sausage. I was even more furious about my lot in life than usual. I ended up storming off and shame eating three Big Macs from the nearest McDonalds. I’m a vegetarian so it was particularly galling for me to have to do that.’
"Norah wants to prove to her friend Tris that she's capable of having a boyfriend. So at a concert, she grabs the first guy she sees, Nick, and asks him to pretend they're dating -- but it turns out that Nick is Tris's ex. Despite the fact that they started off as a fauxmance, Nick and Norah's relationship turns real as they traipse through Manhattan, sharing their love of music and all things weird. (Michael Cera, Alexis Dziena, Kat Dennings)"
"Dear Mark Weldon, Mediaworks chief executive
I usually start with some kind of pithy greeting, but I barely know where to begin. What subject line should I even use, RE: your destruction of TV3?
And yet that’s exactly what I want to say – I feel like I have watched you singlehandedly destroy a brand that I, and many other Kiwis had a great affinity for, and I am not sure why."