"They say they may close down if the carbon tax comes in." "For all our sakes let's hope their address is Bluff, and their threat isn't!" 13 May, 2008
Reference Number: DCDL-0006448
Shows a car driving past a signpost which says 'Comalco - Bluff'. In the background are many overhead power lines. The man in the car says that Comalco has said it may close down if the carbon tax comes in and the woman hopes that their address is Bluff but not their threat. There is a play on the word 'Bluff' as in the place name and also the term used to mean a threat which may be simply a tease. Refers to the fact that Comalco sees the carbon tax as being very bad for its business.
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)
Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; Gray scale (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1113 x 871. Single art work
Conditions governing access to original: Access to digital object is Not restricted
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=96137). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.