A gaggle of shell-shocked geese, in the form of Toby Manhire, Ben Thomas and Hayden Donnell, splutter hot-take spittle all over the mid-price microphones in the Spinoff podcast studio. Guest starring Annabelle Lee and José Barbosa.
John Key, the prime minister of New Zealand, has announced his resignation. He’s done. He’s had it. He’s out. An urgently convened podcast chews over the reasons for his departure, the legacy he’ll leave, and who the bejesus is going to come next.
This is an emergency Gone By Lunchtime podcast.
The Spinoff Weekly compiles the best stories of the week – an essential guide to modern life in New Zealand, emailed out on Monday evenings.