There’s a word at the tip of my tongue, but I can’t remember it.
See, The Standard is complaining that the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy (NZ Branch) known as The National Party and Associates (Herald, Sensible Sentencing et al) are running a “Death by a Thousand Cuts” campaign against Helen Clark’s glittering (glittering I tell you) legacy.
(Now, this in spite of this very blog removing the pages of material indexing Kiwiblog showing years of less than stellar actions on behalf of our revered former PM.)
Now, I think I have a pretty good memory of the last 10 years (among my other delusions) and I have one thing to say about that.
It’s a small thing that made it’s way into every single Labour Party statement for the first 7 years of Helen’s reign, without fail, still appearing less frequently after that.
“During the 1990s, the previous government…”
Update: Clarified the third paragraph