November 21st, 2014

pigtails

(no subject)

So New Zealand is getting new money. Well, not exactly new, it'll have all the same stuff on it - but apparently it'll be "Brighter and Better". That's the slogan they're using to sell it.

Collapse )

I think they've managed to make Rutherford look particularly gormless on the $100, and I think fuvenusrs described the Queen on the 20 best, as "a cross between Yoda and Emperor Palpatine."

Also it seems our wildlife is phasing out of the picture. Which, given the current government's approach to environmental issues, doesn't really surprise me.