Coronaviurs: Air New Zealand CEO questions NZ's Covid-19 strategy; is he right?
thread 1/2: a guy called james bryant is one of the men flogging dodgy facemasks in new zealand. he has a history of being a pest, streaming pay-per-view boxing matches a few years back:
thread 2/2: it’s another example of trash influencer culture, too - jimi jackson (one of new zealand’s biggest internet stars) was promoting the masks and i got to meet his cool fanbase for this story:
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Air New Zealand has been hit especially hard because it makes two-thirds of its earnings from international flying, which will remain shut off long after domestic travel has returned. That compares to one-third at Qantas.
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