The Commentator

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The news of Neil Peart's passing wasn't the first post to open 2020 but sometimes life throws a nasty curve ball. I will discuss Iran in a next post. The Peart was a great  percussionist and drummer with an immeasurable impact and influence on musi...

I've grown increasingly troubled by the behaviour of politicians in Canada attacking the press. Specifically, we've seen the left-wing parties of the Liberals and NDP assaulting Rebel News by sending Elections Canada after them under extremely dubio...

Meet Morgan Vague. Unlike many fear-mongering jackasses about the environment, she actually did something (like Boyan Slat) about and discovered a bacteria that eats plastic. Smart girl. Yet, who covered this potentially important discovery? Right...

Probably fed up of being accused of being a 'have not' province that takes more in equalization payments than it puts in, Quebec is looking to free itself of the Federal transfer payments scheme. As it stands, Alberta and Ontario are net contributor...

Of Trudeau And Trump

on Dec 23, 2019

In Canada, Trudeau commits an actual crime (made crystal clear by the law and its application to what he did) in the SNC-Lavalin scandal (where parties were found guilty and the company fined $250 million) and Canadians, the RCMP and Parliament react...

Just to add to my previous post on the Conservative party. Rona Ambrose is being pushed hard by the mainstream conservative press (including The National Post). As far as being competent and capable goes, sure, why not? She's positioned as a strong...

It's of little or no surprise to those sharpies who observe politics Andrew Scheer kicked the conservative bucket and resigned. Fat, drunk and stupid isn't a way to go through life Dean Wormer barked at Flounder. In some twisted variation, one can...