Saskboy's Abandoned Stuff: In Winnipeg

It’s not often I have so many days go by without blogging, but it’s been a busy week. Along with buying a motorbike, we had a trip to Winnipeg for the U2 concert to undertake. We didn’t want to take our Sunfire to Winnipeg until it got some service, so we rented what was supposed […]

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gritchik: Back to it

I’ve taken a bit of a break from posting since the election – haven’t been terribly inspired by anything.  But I, as a liberal Liberal, sure haven’t been spending my time moping about the #elxn 41 results.  Fuck it.  We’ll come back, we always do.  Democracy’s messy and while my greatest fear came true – […]

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Saskboy's Abandoned Stuff: Gender As Afterthought

It’s not so strange to want children to be safe from bullying. It’s also not strange to want children to grow up whoever they want to be. One thing many people take for granted is that a person’s gender matches their sex organs. Obviously for millions of people around the world (homosexuals, transgendered, two spirited), […]

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Critical Brain Candy: Where’s the outrage?

Based on the media and blog reaction to the Conservatives re-appointing some failed candidates to the senate, I’d think I should be feeling a huge sense of outrage.  But, I don’t.  It does sound sketchy enough, but not quite outrage-inducing, and I’m curious why. I think it boils down to: The senate seems like a […]

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gritchik: And so it begins

Two Supreme court justices announce retirements. Both were appointed by Liberal prime ministers.
Majority in the House. Majority in the Senate. And now he gets to appoint more top-court justices.
Still don’t believe that Harper’s going to …

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