Montreal Simon: Jason Kenney and Lynton Crosby’s New and Dangerous Wedge Issue

Well don't say I didn't warn you. In one of my last posts I wrote that Jason Kenney would go absolutely wild at the thought that Justin Trudeau was going after the so-called ethnic vote. And yesterday that's exactly what he did,  In a grotesque three-act performance or freak show that began with him trying to smear ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and Lynton Crosby’s Monstrous Lock Box

Well there was Stephen Harper in Quebec yesterday, locking a promise never to raise taxes into a giant safe.Vowing to put a tax lock on our future. Stephen Harper is making a promise to keep his promise. A re-elected Conservative government would introduce so-called “tax lock” legislation that would prohibit increases to federal tax rates, Harper ...

Montreal Simon: Jason Kenney and the Vanishing Ethnic Vote

As you know the Harper regime has expended a huge amount of energy pandering to the so-called ethnic vote.And nobody more than Jason Kenney, the man they call Mr Curry in a Hurry, who likes to jet across the country hitting every religious festival and ethnic banquet between St John's and Victoria.In relentless pursuit of ...

Montreal Simon: Kevin Page and the Many Victims of the Con Regime

For five long years Kevin Page was the Parliamentary Budget Officer, and in many ways the conscience of the Con regime.They hated the way the way he stood up for the truth, they hounded him, they made his life miserable.And two years ago they finally forced him out.But now Page is back with a new book, that ...

Montreal Simon: The French Debate and the Bigot Game of Stephen Harper

If you missed last night's French-language debate you can relax because you didn't miss much.The debate had its lively moments, but there were no knock out punches, and I very much doubt that it will move many votes in Quebec or in the rest of Canada.Tom Mulcair survived the combined assault of his opponents, Justin Trudeau ...

Montreal Simon: Justin Trudeau and the Last Days of the Mad King Harper

Well he took his time, and I must admit the suspense was killing me.But Justin Trudeau has finally done the right thing.And announced that he will not support a Stephen Harper  minority government.Read more »

Montreal Simon: Rona Ambrose and the End of the Great Con War on Marijuana

As you know Rona Ambrose likes to pretend she's a doctor, a nurse, a Health Minister, and a Justice Minister.And has extreme views on marijuana and Justin Trudeau.So I'm glad to see that the Canadian Medical Association has taken some time to correct her mindless ravings about the Killer Weed.And made her look like a ...

Montreal Simon: How To Stop Stephen Harper From Stealing the Election

There are now only twenty-seven days to go before the election that will determine the fate of this country. Less than four weeks before we find out whether it will live or it will die.But even as the decent people of Canada prepare for the battle they hope will bring down the brutish Stephen Harper and ...

Montreal Simon: Are the Harper Con Artists Faking Their Propaganda?

I'm sure many of you have seen this great sign carved into a field in Buford, Ontario, by a good Canadian to make it absolutely clear what he thinks of Stephen Harper. People flying over John Langs’ farm know exactly how the retired civil servant feels about the upcoming election.“I think it’s time he left, I ...

Montreal Simon: The Real Threat Stephen Harper Doesn’t Want to Talk About

Well there was Stephen Harper yesterday, standing in front of a wall of PROTECT signs, defending his miserly response to the refugee crisis.And playing the politics of fear.Conservative Leader Stephen Harper is defending his government’s approach to the Syrian refugee crisis as “generous and responsible.” And he took aim at the Liberals and New Democrats for what ...

Montreal Simon: Piggygate: The Horrible Story of Cons, Pigs, and Scandal

As you know I like to portray Stephen Harper and his Cons as pigs, with big snouts and pointy ears. Not because I have anything against pigs, who are smart and gentle animals. But only because like pigs, Cons like to congregate at the trough, and roll in the mud, and squeal in a most unseemly fashion. ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Three Words That Could Help Destroy Him

They were only three words in a heated debate, but when Stephen Harper used the words "old stock Canadians" he may have made one of the biggest mistakes of this campaign.For while many Canadians who were born in this country may have easily shrugged them off, as just another pathetic attempt by Harper to send a dog ...

Montreal Simon: The Cons, the Census, and the Horrifying Story of Our Vanishing Canada

It's now been five years since the ghastly Tony Clement announced that the Cons were killing the long form census.Claiming that it was a gross invasion of privacy, and that they had been "flooded" with complaints.Which like all things Con turned out to be just another Big Lie. The Conservative government listened to only a relative handful ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Con’s New Bigot Offensive

Well now we know for sure. Now there is no longer any doubt. Stephen Harper will use bigotry to try to win the next election. He is that desperate, and that crazy.He will not not call off his bloodthirsty hounds. The Conservatives are seeking to throw up another roadblock to a Muslim woman's quest to be able to ...

Montreal Simon: My Letter to the Harper Supporter Wayne Gretzky

Dear Wayne I have to admit I that you were never my hockey hero, because I've always  been a huge Habs fan. You know, the loser team with the glorious past, the one only the Leafs can make look good.And we needed to play you like we needed a hole in the head, or a yet another ...

Montreal Simon: The Day Harperman the Freedom Song Was Sung All Over Canada

It's sad that Tony Turner, who wrote and sings the song Harperman couldn't be there in person.He's been suspended from his job as a scientist at Environment Canada for simply exercising his right to free expression, and forced to keep a low profile.But wherever he was today he must smiling to know that his song ...

Montreal Simon: Are Progressives Winning or Losing the Election Campaign?

Well there is now just over a month to go before the election. And in the leafy lanes of Ward's Island it's easy to relax, for everything is so peaceful, progressive, and mostly orange.In this riding the battle is between the NDP and the Liberals, and the Cons don't stand a chance. But that can give you ...

Montreal Simon: The Con Stooge Chris Alexander Disgraces Himself Again

You might think that the ghastly Con stooge Chris Alexander might have learned his lesson. You might think that buried deep inside his lizard brain there might be a sputtering spark of decency.But no, just a few days ago he was going after Syrian refugees.Now he's going after a woman who wears a niqab. Read more »

Montreal Simon: Are Stephen Harper and His Cons Creeping Out Our Social Media?

Well it's a horrible thought. The kind of thought that could give you nightmares.But Stephen Harper is desperate. He knows the internet is his enemy. The only thing he can't control.Or scare into submission.So it seems that him and his Con gang may have been creeping out Facebook.As the CBC's Reg Sherren discovered when he ...

Montreal Simon: Harper’s Police And Yet Another Reason To Kill Bill C-51

As you know I have been steadily losing confidence in the RCMP, which I now frequently call Harper's police.Not because I'm anti-police, I'm not.But because I can't help feeling that its bosses have turned it into a tool of the sinister Con regime.And as you know I also believe that if Harper isn't defeated, and ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper’s Not So Proud Record The Video

For years Stephen Harper has used millions of dollars of OUR money to make himself look good on his ghastly YouTube propaganda channel 24/7.And now his Con Death Machine is flooding the airwaves with more propaganda promoting what he calls his great team and his proud record.Even though it couldn't be more hideous. So I'm ...

Montreal Simon: Jesus Harper and the Not So Miraculous Surplus

It looked like a scene in that sordid B-movie, The Rise and Fall of Jesus Harper.The one where the Oily Messiah takes a fishy deficit and miraculously turns it into a tiny surplus.Stephen Harper seemed to have some extra spring in his step Monday after struggling on a variety of fronts in what has been ...

Montreal Simon: Could the Refugee Issue Help Stephen Harper Win the Election?

I was planning to stay away from writing about polls for a while because all of them suggest a three-way tie, and with the margin of error could mean anything.But something about this latest Nanos poll bothers me. Not because of the result, which with a margin of error of 2.8% could have any of the three ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Bad Conduct Con Campaign

If you remember when we last left Stephen Harper, he was sitting in the office of his Australian spin doctor getting the bad news about his campaign.And either squirming uncomfortably, or gagging violently.Which as it turns out now seems almost like proctologist poetic justice.Now that we know that he has slapped a gag order on his own ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper’s New and Absurd Politics of Fear

Well there was Stephen Harper yesterday, trying to show he's really a nice guy, by releasing a lobster over the side of a fishing boat.But of course for the real story of that photo-op, you'd have to read this account of that media nightmare. To understand that in Harperland nothing is what it seems to be.And ...