Politics and its Discontents: A Truly Alien Nation

This weekend we celebrate with family and friends our Canadian Thanksgiving. As is the custom, we reflect upon the things for which we are grateful, and duly give thanks for them. This day, I am particularly thankful for what I am not – a resident of the United States. The benighted nation south of us, ...

Politics and its Discontents: Counting My Blessings

No matter what our problems as a country may be, I couldn’t help but feel blessed to be a Canadian as I watched this horrifying story: Recommend this Post

Politics and its Discontents: Glad I’m Not An American

Fellow Canadian Samantha Bee articulates the reasons for my gratitude: Recommend this Post

LeDaro: Australia ex-deputy PM: US gun culture is ‘corrupting the world,’

I have already done a post on Christopher Lane of Australia who was killed by teenagers and one of the teenagers said to police that the reason they killed Christopher Lane because they were bored. Tim Fischer, Australia’s ex-deputy PM said that US gun culture is ‘corrupting the world,’. MELBOURNE, Australia — Australians should avoid the ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: NRA Calls On U.S. Government To Expand Federal Workforce By 100,000!

That’s about how many public schools there are in America with, according to NRA EVP Wayne LaPierre, an armed guard in each one.  That’s about $4,000,000,000 peer year.  I thought this LaPierre guy was supposed to be a conservative.