16 May 2014

Best of the Week - 16 May 2014

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 16 May 2014

Highlights from Radio New Zealand National's programmes for the week ending Friday 16 May. This week......with two government ministers in trouble recently has the media played fair; the numbers of young people needing treatment for inappropriate sexual behaviour is rising; does a wine with an award affect your purchasing decisions as to quality; revolutionising the live music scene by holding gigs in your front room; understanding the mind of death row inmates; Trainspotting novelist Irvine Welsh; the use of plain words; Janice Galloway, the first University of Otago Scottish Writers Fellow here researching sheep; the myths behind baby teeth and pain and musician Che Fu on the influence of Stevie Wonder.