Elizabeth Payne of the Ottawa Citizen had an great piece up the other day that, if anything, constituents in Brad Trost’s riding really ought toContinue reading
April Reign The Star has picked up and ran with the ball of shit containing the lie that Jack Layton and Olivia Chow lived inContinue reading
Russian president Dmitry Medvedev has been making a few moves of his own of late – and not only on the dance floor. The more independent stance by Medvedev suggests he is at odds with Putin on a number of issues. However as is often the case with Krem…Continue reading
The Catholic Church’s Sacrament of Penance allows those who have been baptized to confess their “sins” to a duly ordained priest. The cleric then recites prayers of absolution to obtain divine forgiveness for the penitent’s wrong doings.Confession pres…Continue reading
As I noted in my post about income splitting and in commenting on Armine’s post about Tax-Free Savings Accounts, federal Conservative tax promises entail significant fiscal costs for provincial governments. I expanded that thought into the following op-ed, which appears in today’s Toronto Star. In the same vein, the federal Conservative policy of increased incarceration […]Continue reading
You know, the Conservative Party doesn’t seem to do a very good job of vetting their aids or learning about the people who they accept endorsements from.
Latest example. The lovely Michelle Erstikaitis, who we have written about on a number of occasio…Continue reading
For those who haven’t seen it, for your convenient consideration…Continue reading
Jack Layton coming to Edmonton-Leduc! Wednesday April 27th at 5:30 pm – join Jack, Artem and the other Edmonton NDP candidates at a BBQ at Fort Edmonton Park.
Artem and his team will be visiting various shopping malls and other public spaces in the …
Yuck. Our Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s horrifying side has reared its ugly head again. Man, what will happen to this country if this creep wins a majority and there’s no more checks on his judgment? EXCERPT FROM GLOBE & MAIL: ‘Conservative cabinet…Continue reading
Very exciting news boys and girls. I have resurrected my seat projections! If the election were called today, All Politics is Local projects: yet another Tory minority! The numbers for your interest:
I haven’t run one of these in a while and frankly I think the data may be a spitting out a screwy result. The NDP surge in Quebec worries me, in terms of my accuracy. My model is better suited to slight shifts, not giant surges. Right now, my model is saying the NDP surge will come at the expense of the Bloc and might actually help the other two federalist parties. Could happen. The vote splits in Quebec will be fascinating come election night.
or more people might have tuned in to Dawna Friesen’s “One on One” interview with stevie this evening.Basically, she ripped him a new one and he didn’t look at all comfortable about it. Note how he says “The platform we’re not running on is real” at t…Continue reading
Take a moment to enjoy a cathartic laugh and watch Toronto composer John Roby’s rousing performance of his latest ditty.Continue reading
CTV News: Bob Rae is latest victim of car tire vandalismSuch is the way of thinking of thugs and gangbangers, how violence and intimidation are the only necessary tools in human relations. I hope the police catch the buggers involved, and fine them big…Continue reading
If you still have friends and family who don’t know who Michael Ignatieff really is and what the Liberal Party of Canada stands for inContinue reading
April 23, 2011
Rejecting criticism from Nickel Belt Conservative candidate Lynne Reynolds that he had “lied” about the registry, Gravelle said he simply changed his mind.
“I’ve gotten emails from gun owners who’ve registered their guns an…Continue reading
The movie.Continue reading
For an opinion column whose trademark is whining and complaining, Eyre’s piece last week on Donald Trump’s potential presidential run on the Republican ticket was abnormally free of bitching/opinion.-No taking Trump to task for his tin-foil-hat Birther…Continue reading
The OECD have weighed in on what policy measures are needed to limit the damage of long term unemployment in the aftermath of the Great Recession. I would judge the NDP platform – which includes a significant job creation tax credit and increased EI benefits – to be closest to the OECD prescription. The OECD […]Continue reading
While the Liberals and Conservatives spout on about how well each has handled Canada’s financial economy they are both equally guilty of ignoring Canada’s socialContinue reading