Monday, July 19, 2010

Headline v reality

Farrar blogged here on headlines v substance.

Here is my version of headlines v realities.

Headline 1

Plan makes sacking workers easier

The reality is that the Plan makes hiring workers easier.

Headline 2

Working For Families scheme takes 1200 out of workforce

The reality is that Working For Families *has* taken 1200 out of the workforce!

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Plan makes sacking workers easier

Of course it does - and that's a good thing

the only problem is that
- this applies only for the first 90 days - not forever
- this doesn't apply to currently employed workers.

Anonymous said...


Working For Families scheme takes 1200 out of workforce


Much much worse: WFF makes 500,000 people BLUDGERS

Time to stop WFF; stop the Dole; stop the DBP STOP THE LOT

kehua said...

Who has sunk Whale?

Adolf Fiinkensein said...

AFAIK he hasn't sunk. Go to whaleoil.co.nz where he is well and truly afloat.