Posting History for GlowNZ
|It Didn't Get Better
It didn't get better for this young man .
|September 3/4 2010 Christchurch NZ
This day last year this happened:
|A Sad Anniversary for Christchurch
Today marks six months since the Febraruary 22 earthquake which killed 161 people and changed the face of Christchurch forever.
|Justice Dept Investigating S&P Over Mortgages
Just in from the NY Times:
|New Zealand is closed.
Not literally of course but the polar blast that hit New Zealand yesterday is expected to last several more days and has basically shut New Zealand down.
|Snow to the sea (a photo diary)
New Zealand is currently experiencing a polar blast. There is snow right down to the sea. This particular blast is expected to last at least three days. While it is causing massive disruption ...
|Feel the love MB
Yes this is another diary reacting to MB leaving.
|A City in a Garden
Not to long ago the Christchurch City Council adopted a draft plan to rebulid Central Christchurch, NZ after the earthquakes in September, February and June.
this is going to be short and not so fucking sweet. And I should warn sensitive readers that there will be some bad language ...
|Its not Ok
It is NOT ok to use the deaths of troops to score political points and take pot ...
|Happy Birthday, Mr President
The President, Barack Obama turned 50 today. I know he isn't going to read this and im probably going to get a lot of dodgy comments but i just want to say Happy Birthday to the man, father and ...
|IRS Revokes tax excempt status forAmericans for the Truth About Homosexuality
This needs to happen more often but is good news:
|Snow, Snow and more snow!
While there is a deadly heatweave striking some parts of the USA, it is winter in New Zealand and a very bad cold weather front is hitting as we speak, bringing a lot of snow to Christchurch and ...
|At least 84 dead in Norway shooting.
This just ...
|Jerry Brown signs Landmark Gay Education Bill
SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. announced today that he has signed the following bill: • SB 48 by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) – Pupil instruction: prohibition ...
|People are Starving. (warning disturbing photos)
There is a massive drought in East Africa that is killing people.
|Eff you Rush.
Stating this up front: this will not be much of a ...
|Government Buys out Quake homes
Not long ago, a press conference was held by by the Prime Minister of New Zealand, John Key to outline some plans for SOME of the residents of christchurch whose properties have been damaged by ...
|Why women get paid less than men.
Finally we now know the truth about why women get paid less than men.
|Clarence Clemons Dies
After suffing a stroke a week ago, Clarence Clemons has died. He was 69.
|Yet Another Christchurch Diary
More updates from Christchurch:
|Christchurch Quakes updates
Putting these diaries together is more of a release for me than getting tips and rec's. I can't do much from over there in Los Angeles so this is my way of trying do something. Here are some ...
|Christchurch Earthquake Updates
Its been a rough day in Christchurch. Last night they had six aftershocks and early this morning were hit with a 5.0 and quickly after that a 4....
|Christchurch Earthquake Diary
Yesterday was a pretty bad day for the people of Christchurch. after suffering over 7,000 quakes after last Septembers 7.2 quake, which included the fatal 6.3 one, two large quakes struck. First a ...
|5.5 Quake Strikes Christchurch followed by a 6.0
Normally that would not be a really big deal. Its considered a moderate quake. But this has struck Christchurch, the place where 2 very big quake have stuck in a matter of ...
Haven't seen an open thread for hours.
|You can't quit the military because you hate teh Gays
Robert Gates, the departing Defense Secretary, was on a farwell tour in Afgahanistan when he was asked this question by a Sergeant.
|The Spillway has been Opened
Yesterday I posted a diary on how the Morganza spillway was going to be opened within 24 hours.
|Mississippi Flooding: Floodway to be opened
I had not been paying much attention to the unfolding drama down in Lousiana until I read this:
| Developing:Shallow Quake in Spain Kills
This is a developing ...
Who would have thought that one of the worst things I have read regarding Osama's death would be from someone in New Zealand...
Its almost midnight here on the West Coast (who cares what time it is in the rest of the country!) And Im sitting here listening to Michael Buble... he just ...
| Two months since Christchurch shook
Tomorrow in New Zealand it will be April the 23rd. Two months since this happened:
It has been exactly one month since the massive 9.0 earthquake and resulting devasting tusnami hit Japan.
|This diary is not about Cenk or Obama
Its about Japan. Japan you say? Yes Japan.... you know the place that had a massive earthquake, a huge tsunami, a continuing nuclear disaster. The place that thousands of people were killed and ...
|My son wants to be a heart hero for his Grandad
Last year, as many of you know, my father in New Zealand had a major heart attack and neeed a triple bypass. He is now doing fine and feeling better than he has in some years. He is in his late 60's.
|It did get better
I was bullied throughout my teenage years. It was hell and i did seriously think about killing myself once at least once. But I am so glad I didn't. It did get better.
|Video surfaces of Boehner and Cantor
Below is a shocking video of Boehner and Cantor discussing about how they plan to beat the Democrats...
|What if American Banks acted like this?
There is a bank in New Zealand called the ASB. It is one of the largest New Zealand banks, with branches throughout the country. It operates BankDirect, a branchless banking service that provides ...
|This is why you should wear a seat belt
This is going to be a short diary.
|Those women nagged him into it...
This from a national review column:
|Pelosi Hospitalized then released in Rome
Reports coming that Nancy Pelosi was in hospital in ...
|My City in Ruins
At the National Memorial Service in Christchurch ,New Zealand,a couple of days ago, a video was played.
|Love is all you need
|Grief is the Price we pay for love
Yesterday those words were spoken by a young man who knows all too well what that means. HRH Prince William of Wales said those words yesterday at the New Zealand National Memorial for the victims ...
|New Zealand Mourns Updated with Video
Today, a memorial service was held to memoralise those that were killed and those that are still suffering in the Christchurch earthquake almost a month ago.
|Happy Irish Day! (Or St Patrick's Day)
Top of the morning to you all! Or as the Irish like to say "Good Morning" ...
|Japan Disaster Open Thread
I know there have been plenty of diaries on the nuclear threat but few on the earthquake and tsunami that preceeded the nuclear threat and which has left tens of thousands dead and hundreds of ...
|Rush shows his classy side again.
That headline is not true. He has NO classy side... read on "my friends"...
|Japan Disaster LiveBlog
This thread is for anyone to post anything related to the ongoing disaster in Japan.
|Heartbreak for Joel Burns
This isn't going to be much of a diary. But I just woke up to learn that the brother of one of the men I admire most, died last night in a car accident.
Having done numerous diaries on the earthquake in Christchurch, I cannot and will not ignore the unfolding tragedy in Japan, in the aftermath of the massive earthquake and resulting tsunami,
|Tired of all the Hate.
I am tired of all the bullshit and hate.
|David Broder Has Died
David S. Broder, 81, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The Washington Post = died Wednesday in Arlington of complications from diabetes.
|Millions of dead fish in Redondo Beach, California
This is what millions of dead fish floating in a harbour looks like:
Today marks two weeks since the 6.3 quake struck Christchurch, New Zealand.
Minutes ago, the Prime Minister of New Zealand announced a couple of staggering ...
|A Brave Kiwi
This story is about a Kiwi. Not a bird of the same name... nor a person from New Zealand. It is about a dog called Kiwi.
|No Dead In The Church + 6 Victim Names Released
After all the tragedy and heartache in the reporting of the Christchurch Earthquake, we could all do with some joyful news and here it is:
|The Right Kind of Invasion
After the earthquake struck Christchurch, New Zealand.. something incredible happened out of all the tragedy.
Christchurch and New Zealand are now in recovery mode. Both in the sense of , the search and rescue is now turned to recovery and recovery as in trying to emotionally come to terms with what has ...
|Search for Survivors ends: Recovery begins
Gary McCormick is a well known New Zealand tv and radio personality. He lives in Christchurch and is also a poet. He wrote an earthquake Poem:
|A Father's Heartfelt Thanks + Toddler survives 5 story collapse
The following was written by a Japanese father who has, most likely, lost a a daughter in the Christchurch Earthquake:
|159 Dead + Other Christchurch Quake updates
This morning (NZT) the death toll was raised by four to 159, Again it was stressed that it will keep rising.
|New Zealand Mourns
Today at 12.51pm, New Zealand time, there was a two minute silence to remember the people that were killed in the Earthquake that stuck one week ago today.
It has been seven days since the 6.3 earthquake hit Christchurch New ...
|To the little man who made everyone smile||GlowNZ||02/27/2011||27||49||1||352|
|Quake hits Refugees In Christchuch, New Zealand
The Earthquake has hit a lot of people hard.. and some who have already suffered so so much:
|Where is Jayden? Earthquake Updates
This is Jayden Andrews:
|NZ PM Announces Global Fund for Christchurch plus other updates||GlowNZ||02/26/2011||14||18||-||119|
|I'm dying Dad...
Those are the words a Chinese father heard from his daughter who was trapped in the destroyed CTV Building in Christchurch. Then he heard no more.
Its late at night. I have spent the last few days focused on the christchurch earthquake.
|The Youngest One
This is Baxtor Gowland:
|Heartbreaking - Death toll climbs to 123
There is no other word that accurately describes what is going on in Christchurch and this morning I woke up to a story that is particularly heartbreaking:
|They've been kicked in the guts
This about sums it ...
Woke up to the news that the death toll from the Christchurch Earthquake had risen to 102. I know this was expected and it still will go higher but something about it passing 100 kicked me in the ...
|238 missing, 98 dead, includes two babies
Police Minister Judith Collins today described the horrific conditions rescue workers face, with bodies being pulled "in ones and twos" from the rubble. "We've got 76 at the morgue at ...
|Christchurch Day Three
Morning folks, This time I actually got some sleep. Here is the latest from the quake ...
|President Obama's words for New Zealand - 75 confirmed dead, at least 300 missing
Entire statement below:
|New Zealand Quake Updates
Good morning. After a pretty much non existent sleep... Here I am with the latest up dates on the 6.3 quake that struck Christchuch New Zealand yesterday. Excuse any errors...
|Confirmed: 65 Dead in CHCH Quake, toll expected to be in the "dozens"
A 6.3 earthquake has struck Christchurch New Zealand. This comes after the 7.0 quake in September of last year Christchurch Cathedral:
|Eyes on Egypt & Region Liveblog #118 - Libya
You are in the the 118th Child Diary of the Liveblog of the 2011 uprisings throught North Africa and the Middle East. We stand with our international friends and their courageous struggle for ...
|Wells Fargo Office gets Foreclosed.
No this isn't a story from the Onion. Read below:
|A Country in Profile: New Zealand
New Zealand was where I was born and spent the first 23 years of my life. It's not just the lord of the rings or a bunch of sheep jokes. It is much more than that. And in this diary I aim to ...
|International Kossacks - A new group
I have decided to be be bold. *ha*. Not sure how well this is going to go but being a New Zealander living in America and loving dailykos I have decided to start a group for International kossacks ...
|Egypt Liveblog: Sub-Diary #90
You are in the the 90th Child Diary of the Liveblog of the 2011 Egyptian Uprising and other uprisings spreading throughout the Mideast. We stand with our Egyptian friends and their courageous ...
|Tropical Cyclone Yasi is now a Cat FIVE w/Update
Severe Tropical Cyclone Yasi hit category five off north Queensland this morning as the weather bureau warned it was likely to be deadlier than any storm seen in Australia in living ...
|Why is this not A National Story?
For the past few days I have been seeing this story on Facebook: On May 30th 2009 a child and her father were murdered and the wife/mother was shot:
|Happy Birthday Michelle Obama
As a female, the First Lady is a woman I really admire. She is educated, she is strong, she is independent, fierce and loving. And today is her 47th Birthday. This just my way of saying Happy ...
|From Bad to Worse to Catastrophic- Queensland Floods
With the confirmed death of a young boy, the death toll has risen overnight to ten. And the reported missing has jumped to over 90. Since yesterday morning, Queenslanders have made a total of 32,...
|4 Children Dead, towns destroyed, Waters hit Brisbane, Queensland Flash Floods.
Houses were destroyed and swept away with people in them, cars were swept away. This happened yesterday afternoon Australian time. Eight people are confirmed dead, four are children but warnings ...
|"She began her life with a tragedy on 9/11 and her life was ended with a tragedy"
Yesterday I posted a tribute and memorial diary to the youngest victim of the shootings in Tucson Arizona. http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/1/8/934489/-The-Youngest-Victim Today her ...
|The Youngest Victim
One of the six people murdered was a nine year old child.
|2 packages detonate at Md. government buildings
A developing story:
|Queensland Flood Updates
Here is the latest information regarding the massive Flooding in Queensland, Australia.
|Queensland Floods - Waters rising, looting, and death
One of Queensland's biggest natural disasters is unfolding in the town of Rockhampton, with isolated outbreaks of looting as police force residents to abandon their homes and the city is cut off.
|Queensland Floods - 1 dead , 2 missing. Countless heartaches.
This is an update on a diary I did the other night in regards to the flooding in Australia. Follow me over the fold for the ...
|Do Not Drink and Drive - Stay safe Kossacks Please.
Please read this.
|Queensland Floods - Bigger than Germany and France combined
Its not getting much play here but in Queensland, Australia there is currently a disaster of HUGE proporations unfolding.
|She was my hero.
Born Mary Elizabeth Anania, she became known to us as Elizabeth Edwards.
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