Nevertheless the news over the weekend that Winston has new technologies at hand to help relaunch the party, will excite even the most elderly of New Zealand First's supporters. And when you consider that most of these folk haven't felt excited since that nice young Mr Holmes was on the telly every night, you realise what a defining moment for the party this is.
Now the party will be able send communications to members and the media more efficiently.
Party faithful will be able to listen to Winston from their own living rooms.
New transportation devices will ensure Winston and his team can travel around the country faster.
And wherever he goes Winston will be in constant contact.