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Cutting the GST is Good Politics, Bad Policy
I don’t have a lot to say about the new federal budget (Lord knows if I were a First Nations person I’d have a ton to say, and none of it good), but it’s worth pointing to the research I…
Continue reading entry #3633
Stereotypical Figure Skaters and the Commercial Closet
John sent along this amusing ad featuring a figure skater who out dances two full hockey teams (though his slapshot form leaves something to be desired). What interested more than the ad was the site it’s hosted on: Commercial Closet….
Continue reading entry #3621
Most Ambiguous Sentence of the Week
Stephen Taylor quotes an email sent by Minister Hedy Fry, my representative in the House of Commons. It’s definitely a misuse of the parliamentary email system. Worse (though I know I shouldn’t throw stones), it’s an aberration of grammar: From:…
Continue reading entry #3600
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How Do You Tell a Suuni from a Shiite?
An Idiotic Letter to the Editor
Emerson Fallout
Quick Thoughts on Our New Cabinet
The First (and Only?) Harper Fan Site
I, For One, Welcome Our New Robot Overlords
I'm Voting Green Again
Reminder: Election Night at the Pub
Last Time I Checked, Diversity was a Good Thing
Has the Media Forgotten About the Election?
Drown Your Election Sorrows at the Library Square Public House
What Are the Candidates Blogging About?
Finally, Some Tory Missteps
Watch the Election in a Pub
The Tyee Election Blog Gets Relaunched
Hilarious Blonde Joke
2005 Was a Flop for the Local Cinema
Green Party Unveils Platform
Gun Lobbyist Manufactures Hype
Wanted: A List of Liberal and Green Blogging Candidates
Political Gaffes a Plenty
Family, Community, Unity and Awful, Awful Ads
Government of British Columbia Climbs on the RSS Train
Does Cutting the GST Make Sense?
Canada's Government Topples
Remember Rachel Marsden?
More Dodgy Conclusions from the Vancouver Sun
The Municipal Election is Perplexing
Vision Vancouver Gets Nasty
Educate Me on Municipal Politics
Use Phone, Get Arrested on London's Tube
Record Private Activity, Face Jail Time
Leader of Free World Needs to Go Wee
More on Katrina Donations
Blogs for German Politicians
Finally, Affordable Weapons for the US Military
My Letter to Hedy on Telus's Dirty Pool
Let's Go to War with Denmark
First Canada/US Tunnel Opens and Rapidly Closes
The Origins of Suicide Terrorism
We're Not Afraid
Blogging the London Bombings
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GoDaddy President Favours Torture
The British Isles Demystified
A Fry Up With the President
Norwegian Peacekeepers with Too Much Time on Their Hands
The Confidence Game
BC Election: Good News, Bad News
Belinda Turns Left, Crosses Floor
The BC Liberals Just Phone-Spammed Me
Blogs are Advertising in BC?
I'm Supporting the STV
What the Heck Happened in Parliament Today?
The Zarqawi Spin
Somebody Threw a Grenade at President Bush
Blair and Bush Planned Regime Change in Iraq
Fear the Green Party
Martin, Harper and Layton on National Television
I Hate 99% of All Political Blogs
Big Trouble in China
Situation Abnormal
"I Met Preston Manning in a Dance Club"
Axworthy on the Missile Shield
Hypertext Linking Does Not Violate Copyright
Missile Defence
Fallujah - The Movie
Conservative Party Leadership Candidates and Their Websites
Iraqi Militants Hold Toy Hostage
Know Anyone Who Owns a Gun?
Another Perspective on the Situation in Iraq
5500 US Army Deserters
No Carmen Sandiego or Waldo, Either
MASCAL
A Counter Strike in the Propaganda War
Tieleman Responds on Statistics
Playing with the Numbers in BC Politics
From the Candy Aisle at 7-11
That Anti-War Music Sure Sells the DVDs
(Economic) Armageddon Cometh
Turn Your Back on Bush
The US Softened Up Iraq With Email
Queer and Enlisting?
An Unflinching Look at Fallujah
Fighting the Irish System
Political Maps of the US
The Exodus Begins
Alas
The American Media is On Eggshells
Election Prediction
Global Vote Ends Predictably
Electronic Voting
Jon Stewart on C-SPAN
100 Facts and 1 Opinion
Habseligkeiten
Making Vietnam Look Like a Good Idea
Debate Drinking Game
How's That Freedom of Speech Working Out For You?
A Lame Approach to a Federal Election
Tax and Spend
Deep Greens and Blue Greens
The Apparent Stress of Government Jobs
Hurray for the Green Party
Who Has the Coolest Vote Tracking Thingy?
For Pity's Sake, Vote!
I'm Officially the Hub of All Things Alan
The Parties on Technology Issues
Just Another Soldier
Why I'm (Probably) Voting Green
Sun Responds to Polling Bollocks
More Polling Bogosity
Who is Alan Robberstad?
The National Donnybrook
The Made-in-Canada Electo-matic
Polls are Bollocks, Apparently
Weighting Your Vote: MP, Party, Party Leader
Idiot's Guide to Canadian Politics
Follow-Up on the Punditry
The Election Prediction Project
No Green in the Debate
Campaign Signs Follow-up
To Get Involved or Not
Leaders, Not Supervisors
Signs, Signs, Everywhere a Sign
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Canadian Government Gets Litigious With BlogsCanada
The Walrus
Abstinence Not Really Working Out
Feminism and Nannies
Update on Flowers for Al and Don
The Norwegians Got It Going On
Programming and Women's Shoes
Lenin, Going Strong 80 Years After His Death
What are They Smoking at the Vatican?
Flowers for Al and Don
Flowers for the New Couples
The Isrealis are Thinking Outside the Box
Liberals Looking at a Minority?
Rising Tuition Fees
Gun Violence in Canada
The Clement-Harper-Stronach Issues Matrix
Blogging Canada's 2004 Federal Elections
US WMD Inspector Resigns, Resumes Hunt for Remote Control
One More Posting on Political Celebrities
Sports Celebrities Don't Speak Out
Just Some Old Hummus
Wrapping Up WMD
Drink Feck Girls
While We're on the Subject
On Political Weblogs
Thugs, Guns and Cities
Paul Martin, Online Thug
AFA Gay Marraige Poll
Saddam's in the House
Talking About Americans
Sverige säga nej,tack så mycket
A Couple of Hitler Links

 

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