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Stan Zemanek dies

Discussion in 'General Discussion Forum' started by Dan, Jul 12, 2007.

  1. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    http://www.news.com.au/story/0,23599,22060920-29277,00.html

    woah!
     
  2. CliffyIsGod

    CliffyIsGod Well-Known Member

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    Was just about to post. I loved Stan, giving it to those tree-huggers.
     
  3. Fro

    Fro Well-Known Member

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    I think you mean Zemanek??

    The poor buggers dead, the least we can do is get his name right
     
  4. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Why?
    He rarely checked the facts before mouthing off.
     
  5. Fro

    Fro Well-Known Member

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    No probs Don
     
  6. ManlyBacker

    ManlyBacker Winging it Staff Member

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    He is one character in death I'm happy for Mata to dance on.
     
  7. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    And I had just determined to keep my mouth shut! :wall:
     
  8. lsz

    lsz Well-Known Member Staff Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    I am not justifying his behaviour or views but you have to realise that it was mainly an act designed to shock….
     
  9. CliffyIsGod

    CliffyIsGod Well-Known Member

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    He is a Manly fan, don't forget. I believe he grew up in Clontarf or Seaforth and lived on the Northern Beaches for a good lot of his life.
     
  10. PJ

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    mmmm....I didn't agree with everything he said but from where I'm standing he made a success out of his life and it's sad that it ended prematurely. I also agree with Isz in that I think that it was mainly an act designed to shock and unless anyone knew him personally it's a bit harsh to jump on his grave
     
  11. byso

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    He provided entertainment for a very booring time slot, he also hated the lefties, so he must've been a top bloke ;)
     
  12. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    That's why I haven't said anything. I gathered this to be the case so i have never bothered listening to him to form an opinion.

    I suppose you're a Piers Ackerman fan too Byso? They should require the Daily Terror to indicate at the top of his articles that it is Advertorial for the Liberals.
     
  13. PJ

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    That's why I haven't said anything. I gathered this to be the case so i have never bothered listening to him to form an opinion.

    I suppose you're a Piers Ackerman fan too Byso? They should require the Daily Terror to indicate at the top of his articles that it is Advertorial for the Liberals.

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    or even the Herald Suns Andrew Bolt
     
  14. Fro

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    Thank you Dan
     
  15. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Couldn't stand the man or his style. Mind you all those talk-back radio jocks are the same. They have huge egos, they trawl for dimwits to disagree with and make fools off and as soon as they come up against an intelligent argument they cut them off or turn to personal abuse.

    Can't say I will miss him but maybe his family will.
     
  16. The Gronk

    The Gronk Well-Known Member

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    A mate of mine met him a few times and said in real life he was the most unopinionated person you could meet-it was largely an act.

    Still, it doesn't matter whether he believed what he said or not, what came out of his mouth was still causing more harm than good.
     

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