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Friday
September 12, 2003
Commentary
The West is the Best
by Anton Kelly
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The second anniversary of September 11 passed quietly and I'm glad I didn't see any gratuitous replays of the events of that awful day. (Read more...)
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Tuesday
June 17, 2003
CommentaryThe Free Radical
The Nicotine-Nazis Are Coming
by Anton Kelly
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Smokers get abused again. Anton Kelly objects. (Read more...)
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Wednesday
February 12, 2003
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Go The Black Boat
by Anton Kelly
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On the first day of the upcoming SOLO conference, the America's Cup begins. I can't wait. (Read more...)
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Wednesday
February 5, 2003
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My Tribute to the Columbia
by Anton Kelly
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I have always been fascinated by space and space flight. Pictures of galaxies and rockets covered my bedroom walls when I was a child, and I have followed all of man's space programs with great interest. I looked on in envy when a few years ago a wealthy American paid twenty million dollars to spend a few days in orbit with the Russians. One of my life goals is to travel to Cape Canaveral to witness a shuttle launch. (Read more...)
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Wednesday
October 2, 2002
The Good Life
Lessons from Miss Ives
by Anton Kelly
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She was a girl in her late twenties, whose quietly harmonious, impenetrable face had a quality matching the best-designed office equipment; she was one of his most ruthlessly competent employees; her manner of performing her duties suggested the kind of rational cleanliness that would consider any element of emotion, while at work, as an unpardonable immorality. (Read more...)
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Wednesday
September 11, 2002
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I Did Not Fail Him
by Anton Kelly
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Six New Zealand teenagers have just been convicted of killing 40-year-old pizza-delivery man Michael Choy in South Auckland last year. The oldest killer was seventeen at the time; the youngest, BJ Kurariki, was just twelve. (Read more...)
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Thursday
July 25, 2002
Commentary
On Paid Parental Leave
by Anton Kelly
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The due date of our impending baby (arriving any day now!) means my wife and I qualify for the newly introduced twelve weeks' paid parental leave, courtesy of the New Zealand taxpayer. (Read more...)
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Wednesday
June 19, 2002
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In Anticipation of Max or Shaedyn
by Anton Kelly
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I believe it is up to me how I raise my child, not the government. I will do a better job. (Read more...)
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Thursday
June 13, 2002
Commentary
Fat Foes
by Anton Kelly
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The war against tobacco has almost been won and busybodies are turning their attention to the rising prevalence of obesity. (Read more...)
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Monday
June 10, 2002
Commentary
Wishing Won't Fill the Fuel Tank
by Anton Kelly
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They were convinced that only prayer and natural herbal remedies would help Caleb, and they took him from hospital because they believe conventional medicine is "Satanís way". (Read more...)
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Monday
June 3, 2002
Sense of LifeThe Free Radical
Forty-Two Will Do
by Anton Kelly
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Many mystics believe the nonsense that they do because they think that life, the universe and everything is so fantastic and complex that it must have been designed and created by a supremely complex and intelligent being. (Read more...)
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