Montreal Simon: The Con Media and the Religious Fanatics Go After Justin Trudeau

Ever since Justin Trudeau came to power, the Con media in this country has found any excuse to attack him like a pack of rabid zombies.But now they may have found the foulest excuse yet. Now they're accusing the son of the man who brought in our Charter of Rights of violating that charter.Read more »

Montreal Simon: The Hijab Girl and the Bigot Cons

By now I'm sure most of you have heard the story of the 11-year-old Muslim girl in Toronto who claimed a bigot had attacked her.And how that turned out not to be true. Just a child's make believe story. Like many Canadians I was relieved the attack didn't happen, and both disappointed and mildly annoyed that ...

Montreal Simon: Why Are The Cons Trying to Hide Their Rebel Connections?

As I've mentioned many times before, Andrew Scheer must really love his Mini-Me Hamish Marshall, the co-founder of the hate mongering Rebel.Marshall led his campaign to a thirteen ballot victory at the Con leadership convention.And a grateful Scheer rewarded Marshall by making him the Con's new campaign manager, charged with returning the Harperite cult to ...

Montreal Simon: Is Andrew "Mr Baloney" Scheer Trying to Scuttle the NAFTA Negotiations Again?

I always thought it was too good to be true. Andrew Scheer offering to help the Liberal government defend NAFTA from Donald Trump and his Trumpkins.By going down to Washington next week and lobbying the Americans, to show them  that when it comes to the important issues, we're all on the same side.Conservative MP Andrew ...

Montreal Simon: Why Do Andrew Scheer And His Cons Lie So Much?

Andrew Scheer likes to portray himself as a man on a mission, a man chosen by his God to bring truth and light to Canada.As well as an avenging Trumpkin born to rain fire and brimstone down on Justin Trudeau and his "elites."But sadly for Scheer, as even some in our Con media have pointed ...

Montreal Simon: The Slow Implosion and Appalling Cowardice of Andrew Scheer

For months Andrew Scheer has attacked Justin Trudeau like a bat out of hell.Accusing him of being incompetent, corrupt, a crook, even a terrorist sympathizer. The Con media let him and his Cons get away with it, and it has been a sordid spectacle that has badly damaged our democracy.A reminder of the days when ...

Northern Reflections: Getting Mugged By The Future

When the Conservatives went shopping for a new leader, they chose the wrong guy. Alan Freeman writes: With each passing day, it’s becoming clearer that Canada’s Official Opposition is led by a man who might have what it takes to rock a high school model Parliament, but little else. In federal politics, Scheer is a ...

Babel-on-the-Bay: Forget Beyak, dump Canada’s Senate.

Why just dump Senator Lynn Beyak? You do not have to like what she says or posts on the Internet? We have all heard it before. Bigotry is hardly new. The problem is that there is not much you can do about it. She was appointed to the Senate of Canada by Prime Minister Stephen ...

Montreal Simon: The Rise and Fall of Andrew Scheer

It's been eight months since Andrew Scheer was elected Con leader.And the Con media started singing his praises, and cheering him on as he attacked Justin Trudeau.Day after day after day.But now suddenly the Con media chorus is more muted, for obvious reasons.And some are actually turning on him.Read more »

Montreal Simon: Andrew Scheer’s Big Beyak Bigot Problem

As you know Andrew Scheer is now desperate to improve his image, and try to convince Canadians he is not a bigot.After the Globe editorial board questioned his commitment to tolerance.Mr. Scheer has apparently made it a priority to rebrand his party as a Canada's brightest beacon of tolerance. Based on what we've seen, he may ...

daveberta.ca – Alberta Politics: Who is running in Alberta’s 2019 Election?

A handful of aspiring elected officials have already put their names forward to run in Alberta’s next provincial general election, which, due to our odd-ball fixed-election period, is expected to be called between March 1, 2019 and May 31, 2019. One candidate has already been nominated. Omar Masood was acclaimed as the Alberta Party candidate ...

Montreal Simon: Is The Con Media Turning Against Andrew Scheer?

Yesterday, I wrote about a Globe article where Andrew Scheer claimed that him and his Cons were more tolerant than the Liberals.And I wondered whether Scheer was losing his mind, and why the Globe would print such nonsense. So I'm happy to see the Globe is now trying to make up for that.And for Scheer and ...

Montreal Simon: Andrew Scheer’s Insane Attempt To Try To Change His Image

Not long ago I warned that Andrew Scheer's shadowy inner circle of religious fanatics, the group known as The Conclave, was in a full blown panic, or a friggin' frenzy.Their attempt to destroy Justin Trudeau had failed, and worse, had left Schmear looking like Mr Ugly.So the time had come to try to make him ...

Montreal Simon: The Almost Fatal Year of 2017 and the Hope of 2018

It's hard to believe. The year 2017 is finally over, and we're still here. But although just about everyone I know seems to heaving a giant sight of relief, and declaring that 2017 was a REALLY bad year.I think some really good things happened during its brief reign.Even though it was the year when I was almost ...

Babel-on-the-Bay: A potpourri of New Year wishes.

This writer’s New Year’s resolution is, as always, to never make a resolution. Each year is another adventure. It is an opportunity to discover and to learn. We have a mixed bag of comments to share today as we start our tenth year of this commentary. The ten years means both good and bad. Trying ...

Montreal Simon: Candice Bergen and the Trudeau Hating Cons

I've been trying to write something about what the year 2017 felt like to me, but it isn't easy.So many things happened, I can't decide whether it was a good year or a bad one. Or whether we're making progress, or going back to the Stone Age.And to make matters worse every time I start, I keep ...

Montreal Simon: The Con Media and the Conapocalypse

It was Rosemary Con Barton's last At Issue panel of the year, and as usual it was a horror show.The ghastly Con conclave declared Pierre Poilievre to be the politician of the year for smearing Bill Morneau as only he could. Yes, that Pierre Poilievre.Then to make matters even more obscene, Con Barton did solemnly declare that the ...

Montreal Simon: The Shameless Con Media and the Cowardly Cons

As I'm sure you know, many Cons are not very smart, they tend to be extremely paranoid, and they're definitely not very brave.Not because their brains are necessarily smaller, but because their fear glands are humungous. Peering inside the brain with MRI scans, researchers at University College London found that self-described conservative students had a larger amygdala than ...

Babel-on-the-Bay: Let’s call it Scheer willpower.

You may have been wondering what Andrew Scheer has been doing since winning the leadership lottery run by the Conservative Party of Canada? Our guess is that he has been spending time on his knees thanking the powers above for the gifts he keeps getting from an indulgent Liberal Prime Minister. There are so many ...

Montreal Simon: How The Con Media Is Trying To Praise Andrew Scheer

As I wrote the other day, the Con media is finding it harder and harder to attack Justin Trudeau, because they've been doing it for so long nobody is paying them much attention.And they're withering on the vine, or just withering. So now they're trying something different. They're trying to make the creepy religious fanatic Andrew Scheer ...

Montreal Simon: Andrew Scheer’s Desperate Attempt to Change His Image

As I'm sure you have noticed, Andrew Scheer is looking a little ragged these days. For six months he has been attacking Justin Trudeau like a bat out of hell, or a maniac. Or an alt-right religious fanatic.But sadly for him it's just not working.In fact, it's an absolute disaster.Read more »

Montreal Simon: The Day Andrew Scheer Was Exposed As A Liar

In my last post I told you how Andrew Scheer had been caught lying like a thief or a Trump.Claiming that Justin Trudeau had called some Canadians "tax cheats." When in fact Trudeau never used those words.But while Scheer has yet to admit he lied, it seems that what little credibility he had left, has ...

Montreal Simon: The Many Hateful Lies of the Con Clown Andrew Scheer

For a man who claims to be a religious fanatic, Andrew Scheer seems to have a very casual relationship with the Ten Commandments.Especially the one about not bearing false witness.Because he breaks that one all the time.And this is just the latest example.Read more »

Montreal Simon: The Day Andrew Scheer’s Creepy Smile Fell Off

There is something very disturbing about this picture of Andrew Scheer, taken on the last day before Parliament adjourned for the holidays.As he stares at Justin Trudeau with his creepy smile missing, and a strange almost crazed look in his eyes.But then who can blame him? He attacked Trudeau like a rabid beast for months. He blew ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper, Pierre Poilievre, and the Great Terrorist Scam

It's easy to forget the past, in the age of Trump, when the truth is so easily buried under a daily avalanche of excrement and insanity.But two years ago, at this same dark time of the year, a desperate Stephen Harper was about to launch his Great War on Terror.It had just been a few months ...