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Ethics, probes, scandals… here we go again?

Wednesday, March 8th, 2006

A little old already but I thought it should be said. Those seem to be the buzzwords of today’s politicians. Reports like Ethics commissioner to probe Harper over Emerson, and Emerson apologizes, defends defection. It only took a day and the Conservatives had made these sort of headlines. Why do these yahoos running our country [...]

George W Bush Impression

Wednesday, March 1st, 2006

Got this in my inbox today, marked as “Best Bush impression ever”. One thing is for sure, it’s definitely very well done. You be the judge.

Conservative Cabinet Speculation?

Sunday, January 22nd, 2006

It’s depressing isn’t it?

Canadian Politics – Let’s get back to Canada Shall we?

Monday, December 5th, 2005

Ok… corrupt government vs corrupt government… I’ll take the less-scary one without the christmas election, thank you.

Stronach crosses the floor

Tuesday, May 17th, 2005

At a critical time in Canadian politics, we’re reminded that there still are conservatives out there who value Canada more than personal gain.

One-Tonne Challenge – Second Edition

Sunday, May 1st, 2005

I read things like this “From TVs to cellphones, we’re throwing it all away” and it depresses me what the slope get’s steeper every year.

A little contradiction

Thursday, April 7th, 2005

Coming from the former Govenor or Texas – “where there are serious questions and substantial doubts, our society, our laws, and our courts should have a presumption in favor of life” – perhaps this should also apply to _some_ of those on death row.