New Zeland Had A Earthquake Wheres The World Aid?

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    Never mind seems New Zeland can take care of themselves.
     
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    We're getting it from Australia, Japan and the US....Not aid, as in money, but aid as in firefighters, police, search and rescue folk. Very much appreciated, too.
     
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    he'd know that if he watched the news.


    but he's trying to imply that b/c New Zealand is "white", it isn't getting the aid that, say, haiti did.
     
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    Well, it's about 60 per cent white....and shrinking....Plus we are a first world country with a stable economy and infrastructure. Can't say the same about Haiti...
     
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    Everyone knows New Zealand's ethnic majority is hobbit, not white. It was in a documentary I saw once.


    Facts, people.
     
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    That was a easy one, but you're learning!
     
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    I'm sure that was meant to be a joke but...it went straight over my head
     
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    racists aren't that complicated. being simplistic is what makes you a racist in the first place. :thup:
     
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    LOTR films were made in NZ
     
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    Ohhhhhh!!!
    Now I get it...I think...ha...ha...
     

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