3 Dec 2014

The Panel with Dita de Boni and Catherine Robertson (Part 2)

From The Panel, 4:34 pm on 3 December 2014

Topics - well the magazines have been very busy displaying the bodies of famous women in recent times. Kim Kardashian tried to "break the internet" by posing nude for Paper magazine. Last week British actress Keira Knightly spoke about a recent topless photo shoot for Interview magazine,. She said she told the magazine "Ok I'm fine doing the topless shot so long as you don't make them any bigger or retouch.' Because it does feel important to say it really doesn't matter what shape you are." Trade Me has today announced that for the first time, the average asking price for houses has surpassed $500-thousand. We'll talk to Steve McNamara of Property InDepth...in a moment...his company says many of the just-released capital valuations from Auckland Council were well out when compared to more than 300 house sales in the city during the month of October. The threats posed by thinking robots have long exercised science fiction writers and movie makers. The Terminator and Skynet. 2001 A Space Odyssey and Hal. The Avengers and Ultron. As we've heard today, renowned scientist Stephen Hawking is one who believes that scenario could pass from the realm of fiction to being real.

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