Posts Tagged ‘Doug Golightly’

Sorry, you’re too old

Monday, March 15th, 2021
Doug Golightly

Another email lobs into the inbox. “Thanks so much for taking the time to apply for the position of … “In reviewing your application, we’d like to acknowledge the experience you’ve gained, though unfortunately on this occasion, we won’t be moving forward with your application for this role. “While we couldn’t get things to work Read more

Journalist urges media colleagues to ‘red card’ suicide language

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Popular and sometimes controversial sports journalist, Doug Golightly has begun the new year with an appeal for New Zealanders to take seriously the country’s suicide epidemic. Urging his media colleagues to “red card” references to suicide, Golightly cited an incident from the Ashes Test, when Shane Warne commented that a run-out had been ‘suicidal’. “It’s sickening Read more