Yawn. Hyper-inflated price #scrapmetal

Sculpture_trademe_1200 [Simon Wong 3 News]Photo: Simon Wong/ 3 News

Repeat after me —I AM NOT TERRY STRINGER

### 3news.co.nz Saturday 24 Jan 2015 6:00 a.m.
Muldoon sculpture could be a steel
By Simon Wong – Online Reporter
It could just be the perfect thing for any political buff with a penchant for Sir Robert Muldoon. A 500kg galvanised steel likeness of the polarising former Prime Minister has been put up for sale on Trade Me with a starting price of $20,000. The 1.5m high bust, which is 1.2m in diameter, is being sold by Dunedin’s Zealsteel manager Lawrie Forbes who commissioned the piece in 1999. Sir Robert entered Parliament in 1960 and was Prime Minister from 1975 until 1984.
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5 responses to “Yawn. Hyper-inflated price #scrapmetal

  1. I am not Terry Stringer. I am, however, a ‘stringer’ (freelance), who ‘rats’ (files) to other agencies. Nor am I Gilbert Stringer, Dir of the NZBC. Not even Gilbert is himself, and the NZbc was abolished lang ago..

  2. Hype O'Thermia

    There was Hugh Stringer the skin specialist, rudely referred to as Hugh Skinner the string specialist. HTH.

  3. Tom

    You are not trying to string us along Hype ?

  4. Hype O'Thermia

    There’s more than one way to skin a Tom :)

  5. Tom

    Hype, you will need more strings to your bow to skin a tom.

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