I wonder how well having no parties would work. Parliament being made up of electorally voted people.
DUDE! SAME! I bought Spirit on blu-ray because it was $10 and expected to hate it. I think it was grossly misunderstood. It was fun, actually.
I don't fully support National's policy, but I think having mentors is a good idea.
Your description of what a teacher would do with more time is at odds with your description of a bad teacher...
FWIW the hameed test file comes in at 1MB/s for me on Snap and 450KB/s on Bigpipe. Both seem to take the same route once they get to the US, but there are some different global gateway hops in NZ.
Yeah there internet does seem to be slow tonight, first time I have noticed an issue at all with my speed in about 3 months. My ping is thru the roof atm.