Squiz’splains - Election 2019

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Election night shenanigans

The booths have closed, and counting the votes has started. Time for a get together and a drink, yes? Sounds simple, but our final peek behind the campaign curtain lets you on in on how the highly curated evening unfolds. • In tight elections like this one could be, it’s not unusual for the leaders […]

16 May 2019

The Electronic Media Blackout

As of the end of today, we’ll be in an electronic blackout on political advertising. Not that you’d know it with all the ads that we’ll still see on the interwebs and streaming services… What the what? Today’s look at the quirks of the campaigning process takes a look at what’s in and what’s out. […]

15 May 2019

The Street Walk

N othing’s better to generate some great images than getting among the great unwashed (aka us). And as with most things in life – high risk can equal high return. But it’s a risk…

14 May 2019

Behind the campaign curtain_The Pictures Game

The Pictures Game

A picture is worth a thousand words. The adage that was made for the last week of an election campaign…

13 May 2019

The Door Knockers

In this look at the features of an election campaign, we tackle the door-to-door salespeople who literally take their candidate’s message to the streets.

12 May 2019