Monthly Archives: November 2013

Its Black Friday

The day of great sales all over, is here. But I have no intention to go out and shop. I have to say, that its depressing to see fist fights and cart-snatching, at sales such as this. Normally civilized people, … Continue reading

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Rob Ford – You May Have Swayed Me Again (Dammit)

Yesterday I viewed the craziness that was the situation in the Toronto city council chambers, where the council members successfully voted to strip the mayor of much of his powers. Given the actions of Rob and his brother Doug Ford … Continue reading

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Rob Ford – Just Step Down Already

I have been swinging back and fourth on the guy , since he first hit the international spotlight as the then allegedly crack smoking mayor of Canada’s largest city. Like most everyone else, I got a laugh out of the … Continue reading

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Brandon/Souris By-Election

Its the 14th of November, meaning that the bi-election to replace my areas acting MP is but a little over 2 weeks away, on the 25th (exactly a month before Christmas! Great timing). In filling the position, we will have … Continue reading

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TMI – Todays Society Is Awash In Information, But Are We Better Off?

Living in modern society today, we often do not think about the astounding amount of information we consume on a daily basis. With desktops/laptops, smart phones, tablets and the like, we are interconnected to a steady stream of texts, tweets, … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget

Today is November 11th, which is Veterans Day for those in the US, and Remembrance Day for those here in Canada. A day that, we are supposed to put aside an hour or 2, to respect the past and present … Continue reading

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Abortion & Euthenasia

 Time to take on a couple of topics that I never have really given much in-depth thought to in the past. Those topics are, in the order of discussion in this piece, Abortion and euthanasia. The main reason for this … Continue reading

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