Quite a good column — readable, at least — from 3News’ Patrick Gower on the narrative that he’s been promoting lately: that NZ Prime Minister ‘Teflon John’ Key has regained his ‘vice-like grip on the centre voter’.

Gower on 'Teflon John'-Mar13

It’s not the first time, of course, the ‘Teflon’ label has been used referring to Mr Key. But clichés emerge because they are commonly used.

See what you think of Patrick’s piece. I think it’s a good read: The Left’s ‘Nightmare on Key Street’ at TV3.

– P