Young adults

Here are entered works on people in the general age of eighteen through twenty-five years.

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Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"Your petition requesting the older staff members be retired to make way for young job-seekers, makes good sense. ..." 26 May 2011
Date: 2011 By: Northern advocate (Newspaper) Description: An ancient man sits in a wheel-chair behind his desk holding a petition. He says to the three young people in front of him 'Your petition requesting older st...
"The PM wants to create environmental jobs for school leavers." "Green jobs for a green workforce." 3 August 2009
Date: 2009 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strips, commenting on the foibles of politicians and political issues in New Zealand and published in the Dominion Post. These carto...
"Ah, the scented night air of Courtenay Place! How I love to drink in moderation at its many bistros, and then walk among its busking cellists and street poets... What say you Blanket Guru?" 14 October 2009
Date: 2009 Description: Jaimee flutters her Oscar Wilde fan and breathes in the 'scented night air of Courtenay Place'. She waxes lyrical about the many bistros and the busking cell...
"Petrol and parking's too expensive, the buses are creaky, the trains keep breaking down... and cycling in Wellington is still suicidally dangerous!" "That's why I WALK everywhere!" "I don't like your shoes." 17 February 2010
Date: 2010 Description: Jaimee complains about the expense of petrol and parking, about the creakiness of buses, about the trains that keep breaking down and about cycling in Wellin...
"It's that tricky week when you need to decide... go to the last of the Fringe Festival events? Or jump headlong into the International Festival of the Arts? Or stay home and watch telly?" 3 March 2010
Date: 2010 Description: Jaimee is trying to decide whether she should catch the end of the Fringe Festival or go for the International Festival of the Arts. She opens her wallet to ...
"Thank heavens for the Mexican film festival." 20 January 2010
Date: 2010 Description: In a single frame Jaimee glows in the light cast from the 'Mexican Film Festival' programme while Debbie and Tony look on. Tony comments 'Thank heavens for t...
"Go on... say something NICE about the NZ Music Awards." "Gin Wigmore looks and sounds like a querulous duck." 7 October 2009
Date: 2009 Description: Debbie tries to get Jaimee to say something nice about the NZ Music Awards and misconstrues Jaimee's compliments for insults and vice versa. Quantity: 1 dig...
"Since when have Wellington men known how to tie scarves properly?" "Suddenly we're up to our eyeballs in European loops!" 29 July 2009
Date: 2009 Description: Jaimee and Debbie talk about men and scarves observing that men are learning to tie their scarves in European loops. Jaimee blames metrosexuality which Debbi...
"Remember, it is just a first house." 17 September, 2003
Date: 2003 Description: A young couple squeeze themselves and their possessions into a cardboard refrigerator box. The man reminds the woman that it is just their first house. Refer...
"Isn't it strange to think that an erupting volcano in ICELAND can disrupt air traffic HERE?" 21 April 2010
Date: 2010 Description: Tony comments on the strangeness of the Iceland volcano having such a disruptive effect on air transport in New Zealand. Jaimee pontificates about its being ...