Rodney Degens (rodus)

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City Councillor Coffs City Council Teacher of Visual Arts and Japanese Sustainable CIty Design 70s &80s music

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  1. @mjd Good things going for Japan are marginal self sufficiency with rice, dense housing meaning people can walk if no oil and still interact. 95% of Aust can't interact if no oil and even food not certain

    about 2 months ago from web in context
  2. @mjd Yes, so far so good, they are linked to the rest of the world like everyone else. Japan Economy won't collapse on it's own, but will I think if events such as GFC infold, as will everyone else

    about 2 months ago from web in context
  3. @mjd countries will also experience, I think. Japan has reached similar levels of wealth and education if not more than western nations so consequently can't produce goods cheaply like say China still can these days. Therefore a boom busted in 1992 and not much can be done about

    about 2 months ago from web in context
  4. @mjd by stagnation you mean the economy? Japan is a nice place to live, but different. As for its current state, Japan is like an early indicator of what other OECD countries ar

    about 2 months ago from web in context
  5. @rodus Well I was there. FIrst speaker said that we need to make climate change a issue irrelevant to the political divide... then the Greens Councillor appeared and that was it

    Sunday, 29-Nov-15 20:21:55 AEDT from web at 33°18'49"S 150°43'17"E in context
  6. @mjd Ok for tomorrow

    Sunday, 29-Nov-15 00:35:45 AEDT from web at 33°18'49"S 150°43'17"E in context
  7. @mjd debt sticks to your ribs

    Sunday, 23-Mar-14 12:45:18 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
  8. @mjd nothing wrong with privatizing electric power though, big mistake made by conservative left to stop that, I think....

    Sunday, 23-Mar-14 12:44:14 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
  9. pay as you go. people that use the service repay debt over time, with a little bit of profit thrown in for the banks

    Sunday, 23-Mar-14 12:22:34 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E
  10. mjd sent Debt is Ok doc. Yep, for local gov, debt is a kind of

    Sunday, 23-Mar-14 12:17:39 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E
  11. rate rise to pay for road upkeep. what about parking space on the sides of the roads? Is that roads? or parking? Who pays? A lot of waste there, or no?

    Thursday, 06-Feb-14 14:19:02 AEDT from web at 27°28'15"S 153°1'24"E in context
  12. yes, and also welcome back you too to terra australis@tregeagle

    Wednesday, 22-Jan-14 21:56:58 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
  13. thank you mcscx!

    Wednesday, 22-Jan-14 21:35:18 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E
  14. catastrophic trip to Japan. wife was seriously ill, still ill, but now certain to recover, not yet clear to what extent, but anything ok at this point. may need a bit of 2nd year experienced nurse shortly

    Wednesday, 22-Jan-14 21:12:35 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
  15. @mjd doesn't need to be the case, but at the moment, that's the reality

    Sunday, 20-Oct-13 19:04:38 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
  16. sorry I missed this, was out riding bike with Rikako

    Sunday, 20-Oct-13 14:57:07 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E
  17. @tregeagle Yeah

    Friday, 18-Oct-13 19:25:56 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
  18. @mjd yeh for Sawtell. Let me know the time and let's meet up

    Friday, 18-Oct-13 19:25:28 AEDT from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
  19. @mjd Would this be the same message as saying that a public transport orientated city encourages those that contribute economically to a city to come to live?

    Friday, 18-Oct-13 14:52:34 AEDT from web in context
  20. @mjd I'm thinking of putting the rail study up again. Gowings may be interested in buying Jetty land as well. That means business support

    Wednesday, 25-Sep-13 21:55:35 AEST from web at 33°52'2"S 151°12'25"E in context
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