Monthly Archives: October 2008

Feeding my delusions

Gas prices are down, and so am I. No, I’m not some sort of environmental nut. It’s just that I know exactly what Susan Sontag meant when she said “I envy paranoids; they actually feel people are paying attention to … Continue reading

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As deficits return, be afraid – very afraid

To get ready for Halloween our politicians are dressing as the ghosts of deficits past. I admit it’s scary. But it’s also in very bad taste.
It’s scary because spending money you ain’t got is unwise in good times and catastrophic … Continue reading

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Barack Obama, meet Mr Jackson

If Barack Obama campaigns down to the wire it will be a courtesy to the Republicans, since he could now stop canvassing entirely and still win comfortably. Neither John McCain, Sarah Palin nor Joe the Plumber can hurt him on … Continue reading

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Funny how the Left doesn’t want to unite

The Social Democratic Party of Canada is to blame for the dismal election result we just had. If such a party existed and had run, we’d have a majority government.
First, let’s back up.
The outcome last Tuesday is definitely not Stephen … Continue reading

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Vote for maturity and civility

With the election just days away, it’s not enough to declare that contemporary Canadian politics is disgusting. You need to show it. So allow me to empty upon you a bucket of slop from my e-mail inbox.
It contains a lumpy … Continue reading

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