13 Dec 2023

'Up the Wahs!' in running for Quote of the Year

From Nights, 10:18 pm on 13 December 2023

'Up the Wahs', a bird advocate sassing British comedian John Oliver, and Nicola Willis asking of Grant Roberston 'how big is his hole?' are all quips that have been deemed defining of the year that was 2023 in Aotearoa New Zealand. These and more have been nominated for the annual Quote of the Year competition run by Massey University. To review this year's contenders and tell us what makes a good quote, Mark Leishman is joined by Massey University speech writing specialist Dr Heather Kavan.