EDGE #378: Allbirds Co-Founder Tim Brown Talks Travel + 12 Stories

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From Brian Sweeney, publisher, NZEDGE.COM | 28 August 2019 | #378 | New York
Researched, edited and produced by Jane Nye (Wellington), Carla Hofler (Auckland), Alexandra Burnside (New York).
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Fashion | Wall Street Journal
23 August 2019
Allbirds Co-Founder Tim Brown Talks Travel
In a new Wall Street Journal series, the newspaper interviews designers, artists and entertainers about where they’re travelling this summer, what they’re packing, how they stay entertained in-flight and more. First up, it’s New Zealand’s own Tim Brown,…

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Community/General | NZEDGE
27 August 2019
Haere Ra Petera. Open Letter to Mr Craig Little, Mayor of Wairoa, and his Hawke’s Bay fellows.
Dear Matua Craig, Late last evening I stood at the hospital bedside of my young…
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Film & TV | Guardian (The)
27 August 2019
Anna Paquin Talks about Breaking Oscar Protocol
New Zealand-raised actor Anna Paquin, 37, who stars alongside Robert De Niro and Al Pacino in Martin Scorcese’s The Irishman, talks to The Guardian about…
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Theatre | Stuff
27 August 2019
Upper Hutt Performer Jason Henderson NY-Bound
Upper Hutt singer Jason Henderson, 30, is heading to New York City to spend two years studying acting at the Neighbourhood Playhouse School of Theatre, where he…
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Politics and Economics | Bloomberg
25 August 2019
Clues for Brexit Future May Be Found Here
There may be insights for the UK on leaving the European Union without a deal from a long time ago on the other side of the world, Bloomberg economic writer Eddie Spence…
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Writers | Guardian (The)
24 August 2019
Annaleese Jochems’s Debut Novel Alive and Squirming
“Cynthia, the simpering, scheming, covetous emotional sinkhole of New Zealander Annaleese Jochems’ assured debut novel, Baby, is alive…
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Politics and Economics | Japan Times (The)
22 August 2019
Young Māori Women Stand up for Their Land
Five years ago, law graduate Pania Newton and her cousins got together around a kitchen table and agreed to do everything in their power to prevent a housing development at…
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Arts | Time
26 August 2014
5 YEARS AGO
Richard Burton Couldn’t Beat George Silk on a Photo Call
In 1993, New Zealand-born LIFE photojournalist George Silk was asked by American photographer John Loengard if in his long career, Silk had…
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Arts | Nylon
24 August 2009
10 YEARS AGO
She’s no Barbie doll
True Blood star New Zealander Anna Paquin — “who has an Oscar and a cool accent” — talks to Nylon magazine about the show’s phenomenal success, those nude scenes and going blonde for the role of Sookie Stackhouse…
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Arts | Wikiverse
31 August 2004
15 YEARS AGO
A weighty story
A feature-length biopic of NZ sporting icon Precious McKenzie is in the works, with London-based Precious UK Ltd and South Africa’s Unital Films International already on board. The screenplay, written by Tauranga’s Lance and James Morcan…
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Rugby | YouTube
5 January 2009
VIDEO
2000: All Blacks vs Wallabies
See why this match was described by many as ‘the best game of rugby ever played’…
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Rugby | YouTube
4 February 2008
VIDEO
1973: All Blacks vs Barbarians
The highlights of this memorable game, including “the try”…
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Rugby | YouTube
27 July 2017
VIDEO
Lengendary All Blacks Moments – 1950s
Legendary All Blacks moments from the 1950s….
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