Did Margaret Thatcher change the world for the better?
Yes, but socialism won in the end.
No, but she might inspire the next generation.
Other (please explain)
Total votes: 19
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-29 22:06
February has been a great month for SOLO, the Mohammed Idol competition generated some substantial interest, if not in submissions then at least in visits.
Stop the presses. Big news. — by Mark Hubbard on Tue, 2008-03-04 07:32
Duncan, Paul and everyone... — by mvardoulis on Mon, 2008-03-03 22:34
Top Stuff Craig — by Hayden Wood on Sun, 2008-03-02 22:51
Submitted by Lance on Tue, 2008-02-26 23:59
Meg Hillier has inspired me to include a "Villain of the Day" series to complement "Hero of the Day".
Submitted by Lance on Tue, 2008-02-26 21:43
"If any one man won the Battle of Britain, he did.
Thanks for this, everyone! — by mvardoulis on Fri, 2008-04-25 00:25
Anzac day - explanation for the Yanks and such — by Lance on Thu, 2008-04-24 22:26
Sir Keith Park School — by Peter Cresswell on Wed, 2008-02-27 03:50
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-22 22:23
The Perfect Logo?
LOL — by Sandi on Fri, 2008-02-22 22:48
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-22 21:47
Steve Fossett (April 22, 1944 – missing September 3, 2007, declared legally dead February 15, 2008) was a highly successful aviator, sailor, adventurer and businessman.
Richard Branson — by Mark Hubbard on Mon, 2008-02-25 08:53
I've been meaning to get to — by Mark Hubbard on Mon, 2008-02-25 05:00
Submitted by Lance on Thu, 2008-02-21 03:43
SOLO-NZ Press Release: Die While You Wait - Ain't it Great?
February 21, 2008
Submitted by Lance on Tue, 2008-02-19 09:11
Fidel Castro is DEAD! Na, sorry, only joking... just retired.
Submitted by Lance on Thu, 2008-02-14 00:50
Too late — by gregster on Mon, 2008-02-18 05:08
Hold off on that Guinness... — by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-15 22:07
Damn right — by Bosch Fawstin on Fri, 2008-02-15 20:48
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-08 22:14
To the Hon Chris Carter
I require clarification on statements you made on Friday 8th February, specifically in your press release: "Minister reassures Somali community".
Lets all write to Chris Carter — by Sandi on Sat, 2008-02-09 21:53
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-08 04:09
SOLO Press Release: Idiot Chris Carter Lumps Somalis Together
February 8, 2008
Great writing Lance, but, to — by Mark Hubbard on Fri, 2008-02-08 22:47
Very good Lance... — by Olivia on Fri, 2008-02-08 20:33
As I wrote on Sandi's thread below. — by Marcus on Fri, 2008-02-08 19:57
Submitted by Lance on Thu, 2008-02-07 01:59
SOLO-NZ Press Release: Greens—What Are They Good For?
February 7, 2008
On certain "social" issues — by mvardoulis on Thu, 2008-02-14 00:42
I was under the impression — by Lance on Thu, 2008-02-07 21:21
I don't get the Greens in any country! — by mvardoulis on Thu, 2008-02-07 21:08
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-01 20:47
January Summary: The Poem!
(All complaints about the following slaughter of meter and form will be ignored.)
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-01 08:16
MSK — by Jason Quintana on Sun, 2008-02-03 04:11
Callum — by Lindsay Perigo on Sun, 2008-02-03 00:44
Lying's Stats — by Callum McPetrie on Sat, 2008-02-02 02:50
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2008-02-01 04:18
Today's hero is Sandor Teszler. I've gone through and written and deleted and re-written several summaries - none of which have done any justice at all to the subject.
Submitted by Lance on Thu, 2008-01-31 00:22
Rather than hijack Orson's McCain thread any further
Free to Choose — by Suma on Mon, 2008-02-04 01:01
TED is great — by James Heaps-Nelson on Thu, 2008-01-31 02:34
I highly recommend the TED — by Lance on Thu, 2008-01-31 02:22
Submitted by Lance on Tue, 2008-01-29 23:34
SOLO-NZ Press Release: Nine Questions For National
Wednesday, January 30
John Key, in his ‘Fresh Start for New Zealand’ speech, rightly asks:
The National Party — by mvardoulis on Thu, 2008-01-31 20:14
Thumbs Up — by Sandi on Thu, 2008-01-31 20:08
Submitted by Lance on Sun, 2008-01-20 23:48
SOLO-NZ Press Release: Easter Sunday Trading Heavenly, Anglicans Can Go To Hell
“The Anglican Church has weighed in on the Department of Labour’s Easter Trading and Holidays Legislation discussion document,” notes SOLO spokesman Lance Davey.
Submitted by Lance on Wed, 2008-01-16 02:17
SOLO-NZ Op-Ed: Greens' Hypocrisy Exposed
By Lance Davey
16 January 2008
First, let me apologise for the redundant headline; there's no real exposition here. The Red-Green Party's hypocrisy is a well-established fact.
Well done... — by Robert on Thu, 2008-01-17 05:12
Op-Ed impresses military man — by Lindsay Perigo on Thu, 2008-01-17 02:47
Ahhh that one took me a — by Lance on Wed, 2008-01-16 03:32
Submitted by Lance on Tue, 2008-01-08 21:37
I'll believe in the worst tales of global warming if....
Has it occurred to you that — by Lance on Fri, 2008-01-11 23:52
Lance — by Richard Goode on Wed, 2008-01-09 10:13
Of course — by gregster on Tue, 2008-01-08 23:33
Submitted by Lance on Sun, 2008-01-06 03:47
SOLO-Australia Press Release: Why Stop at a Bill of Rights?
January 6, 2008
Very Timely Lance — by Sandi on Sun, 2008-01-06 06:36
Thanks — by HWH on Sun, 2008-01-06 04:30
Submitted by Lance on Wed, 2008-01-02 00:41
It has been a predictably quiet month with a bit of a drop in press releases and op-eds, with only 12 going out, though I have to say the calibre has been outstanding.
Choice I'm not looking forward to that is likely — by Landon Erp on Wed, 2008-01-02 01:00
Submitted by Lance on Sat, 2007-12-29 22:46
Hero of the Day: David Hempleman-Adams.
Phew! — by Jameson on Sun, 2007-12-30 01:50
Submitted by Lance on Sat, 2007-12-22 22:13
To join chat just click on the SOLO Chat link on the blue bar at the top of the page:
Love the new format, William — by Jameson on Sat, 2008-12-27 00:07
Chat doesn't like me — by Ptgymatic on Fri, 2008-12-26 23:21
Do we all ... — by Lindsay Perigo on Wed, 2008-12-24 21:58
Submitted by Lance on Thu, 2007-12-20 23:01
SOLO Press Release: The Environmentally-Conscious SOLOist's Guide to Reducing Your Carbon Footprint
1) Smoke cigarettes:
Smoking, though contributing 0.000032% of greenhouse gas emissions, is a sure fire way to reduce your carbon footprint.
LOL Lance — by Sandi on Fri, 2007-12-21 21:38
Ha — by Matty Orchard on Fri, 2007-12-21 06:04
Oh I'm afraid I couldn't — by Lance on Fri, 2007-12-21 05:21
Submitted by Lance on Thu, 2007-12-20 08:10
American reviewers can't — by ChristianLinnell on Sat, 2007-12-22 14:24
Leonid Wait and see what — by Leonid on Thu, 2007-12-20 20:46
I'm not a big fiction fan — by Aaron on Thu, 2007-12-20 17:00
Submitted by Lance on Wed, 2007-12-19 10:38
It's safe to say the passing of the Electoral Finance Act has left a foul taste in my mouth.
Fair points — by Jameson on Sat, 2007-12-29 03:49
Deborah Coddington says: — by Jameson on Sun, 2007-12-23 13:20
Agree with LP's post — by Mike Gardner on Sat, 2007-12-22 04:39
Submitted by Lance on Tue, 2007-12-18 04:32
EFB passes, subject to royal assent.
In favour - Labour 49, NZ First 7, Green 6, Progressive 1
Against - National 48 against, Maori 4, United Future 2, Act 2, Field 1
Hone Harawira's speech — by Richard Goode on Tue, 2007-12-18 09:26
Good link Dr Goode. — by Mark Hubbard on Tue, 2007-12-18 04:57
Weasel — by Richard Goode on Tue, 2007-12-18 04:49
Submitted by Lance on Mon, 2007-12-17 04:28
SOLO-NZ Op-Ed: New Zealand Fascist—Shut Up and You Can Have Your Free Speech
By Lance Davey
17 December 2007
To the free, proud, sovereign individuals of New Zealand.
Seconded. — by Mitch on Mon, 2007-12-17 05:45
Lance — by Matty Orchard on Mon, 2007-12-17 04:54
Submitted by Lance on Fri, 2007-12-14 02:26
Think before you post: Is there an op-ed or press release in this? SOLO has a massive contact list of UK, US, NZ and Aus media outlets and politicians. You got something to say?
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