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Letters Of This Type
I know that this is the Borowitz's style of satire coming through, but it is pointless to talk down to the "unconverted" humans on our planet, even in jest. I... more
When does the dream end, and reality takes over?
Like many people, I have enjoyed several attractions and events that took place along Preston Street –... more
The Federal Government has decided that Canada needs a national bird. As a way of celebrating our 150th anniversary as a country in 2017, the plan is to... more
There is a time and a place for humour. When the Prime Minister of Canada made a joke in response to Mr. Mulcair’s question about the legitimacy of Canada’s... more
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It is my flag. It is your flag. It is our flag. It is recognized around the world, and all Canadians stand a little bit straighter when we see it raised to... more
Today’s Globe and Mail includes an editorial captioned “A ‘war on terrorism’? No thanks. There are smarter ways to meet the threat” viewable at http://www.... more
I have been pondering since the 10 Pm Monday night when the rumor mill swirled about Rusty Riding into the Political Sunset of politics. What would happen in a... more
If you can empathize for a moment and imagine killing a pet or a child, then you can get into the mind of an animal rights activist, as we view all species as... more
Some interesting ideas emerge in one of the more provocative articles about the Charlie Hebdo tragedy, viewable at:http://blogs.mediapart.fr/blog/olivier-... more
Land exploiters vs. environmental activists. A well worn story, but there are twists. One species of twist arises when three or more groups have different... more
Like most people, I’m not the happiest person when I write out that annual cheque to pay for my municipal taxes. I know that my tax money is paying to keep the... more
This is the time of the year for giving. Unfortunately, a growing number of Canadians have little to share.
In ever greater numbers workers are becoming... more
Police Inspector Hartley (Ottawa Citizen, Dec. 17/14) is bang-on when he says "Solving youth gang crime a community responsibility, not just a police matter",... more
As we know, most people are indifferent to elections, and surprisingly for municipal ones (which directly affect us the most), even more so.
However, in Ottawa... more