Between the Lines


Conspiracy theories make good television. But if names are mentioned without evidence, it also points back to the medium, for allowing the use of its platform to propagate lies.


It's funny the “silence” on a visiting U.S. warship, even an embassy statement came without a photo and ironically, the visit is premised on a “Pacific partnership”! 


Two interesting adverts in a State-owned newspaper. They didn’t have the company logo or name, but the email address gave them away. But why the secrecy?


Did you know StarKist Samoa in Pago Pago is celebrating its 60th anniversary? The fish cannery opened its doors in 1963 and Samoans are among its 2,300 employees.


Chile was walloped 42-12 by Japan in their first RWC match in France this week. They hope to notch their first win against Manu at 2 am tomorrow. Dreams are free!


A lot of spotlight on the referees in France, on the back of terrible umpiring against Fiji last weekend. The match official for the Chile vs Samoa game is Kiwi Paul Williams.

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