Monday, May 25, 2009
Monday, May 18, 2009
Monday, May 11, 2009
Him Outdoors does his best impression of a band-member-on-an-album-cover-staring- enigmatically-off-into-the-distance, despite the obvious presence of very un-rock-n-roll-like freshly-squeezed orange juice and berry smoothie from Scorch-o-Rama.
The decor is not particularly rock-n-roll either.
Sunday, May 3, 2009
With the recession, there is much talk of redundancy, especially among the government sector. As you can see from this picture, we all have to write our predicted projects up on the whiteboard of shame, but there's nothing a quirky little monkey and an inflatable red dog can't cheer up, apparently.
One of the people I met on my interviewing circuit this week was the Prinicipal Youth Court Judge, Andrew Becroft. What an amazing man he is; aware of his responsibilty to young people and the important role that he can play in their future. While he believes they should be supported by their family, friends and community, he also maintains they must be held accountable for their actions.
He says, "If you think being a judge is hard work, you should try refereeing Wellington suburban soccer." Apparently he receives far more abuse from parents on the sidelines of his son's football matches than he ever does from defendants in the dock!