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Topic # 113476 18-Jan-2013 09:44
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According to an observer, after John Key fainted at a restaurant "He just sat there and face-palmed for about 10 minutes"

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/8194265/John-Key-faints-at-restaurant
(quote is about two thirds of the way down)

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  Reply # 746689 18-Jan-2013 09:52
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I guess you can only be vacuous for so long before side-effects ensue.




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  Reply # 746694 18-Jan-2013 09:54
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Maybe a bit of a shock to the system after being on holiday and coming back to being prime minister.





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  Reply # 746728 18-Jan-2013 11:06
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Lol. Hopefully he sees the funny side of it and makes a joke or 2 out of it sometime soon..

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  Reply # 746729 18-Jan-2013 11:09
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The first news report I read this morning was this: "Prime Minister John Key says he did not lose any sleep after seeing a draft report into his Government's deal with SkyCity to build a convention centre."

Then I saw your post and read this: "Plummer [restaurant manager] said she thought that Key looked unwell and commented to a colleague that he looked tired and doubted he would make it through dinner. ''He looked extremely tired and he was perspiring,'' Plummer said. After he had finished his meal she saw him get up from his seat and his legs buckle."

Instant conspiracy theory!!!

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  Reply # 746738 18-Jan-2013 11:14
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Well I hope it's nothing serious and that he makes a full recovery.

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  Reply # 746968 18-Jan-2013 16:43
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Key probably got the news he'd mistakenly reappointed education minister, Hekia Parata ?

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