Thrilling, Leafs Rebuild!

Thrilling, Leafs Rebuild!

Oct 4, 2015

Well the off season is over and the pre-season is almost there as well. In the earliest stages of a complete overhaul, or rebuild if you prefer, the organization has in place what appears to be a competent front office and coaching staff. The Maple Leafs have trimmed away a bit of the excess, and have added a few very young hopefuls. Personally I would have...

J. Trudeau’s Hamilton Rally 2015

J. Trudeau’s Hamilton Rally 2015

Sep 13, 2015

The momentum swing was subtle but came almost immediately after the first leaders’ debate. Since then the Liberal Party of Canada has slowly built upon that night. A Red Tide is rising. And as it surges across Canada millions herald Justin’s rise in the polls as the birth of Trudeau-mania II. Last night all I could talk about was today’s...

Leaders’ Debate…Ladies and Gentlemen we have a split decision

Leaders’ Debate…Ladies and Gentlemen we have a split decision

Aug 7, 2015

In the world of pugilists we learn early, often through our defeat, the dangers of underestimating an opponent. When a young fighter realizes he is being viewed as the underdog and their isn’t much expectation to do well, he will study longer, and train harder. The results may at times be remarkable. In the days preceding last nights leaders’ debate,...

Election Day Called!

Election Day Called!

Aug 3, 2015

So, as expected by most, Stephen Harper has called the 2015 general election sooner than later, making it the longest campaign in decades, and costing us millions of dollars more than usual. Canadians will be going to the polls October 19th. As I said, dropping the writ so early surprised few of us who are even remotely interested in Canadian politics. His...

Canada’s Democracy, Under Siege.

Canada’s Democracy, Under Siege.

Jul 8, 2015

In a democracy two of our most precious and valuable rights are those of free speech, and the right to a free and unfettered vote. Under the reign of our current federal government these rights are being eroded. And now, as a yet to be called election looms, the Harper regime makes no attempt to mask their intentions. Such practice serves one purpose,...