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A Canadian made automobile that cant be sold in Canada and no one seems to know about…and other amusing items

Rick Mercer had an interesting feature on the show this week, the ZENN car. That’s right, a Zero-Emission, No Noise car ( hence the name ZENN) that is fully battery operated and can be plugged into any electric outlet to … Continue reading

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Taser use worldwide controversial at best

I’m embarressed. I’m embarressed by the RCMP’s handling of this entire Robert Dziekanski fiasco, and although I wish one could offer reassurances to visitors from around the world that this isnt indicative of what to expect, I can’t. My faith … Continue reading

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Michael Moore’s ” Sicko” a must see for all British Columbians – including the Campbell gov’t.

If you havent seen Sicko yet, this cold weekend is a great excuse to stay indoors and warm up to the the sad truth of the medical system in the most arrogant country in the world, the United States of … Continue reading

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Is it News, a”Hot- Topic”, or an infomercial ? Profit motives coming to a station near you…

There has been much talk about conflict of interest in political news lately, and it’s laughingly sad to see what has become of past and present politicians when presented with “golden” opportunities. Connections are everything, and the general public rarely … Continue reading

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Cancer diagnosis hits home

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Jason Blake appeared with visibly swollen and teary eyes on the sports news last night, as he talked about his recent diagnosis with a  rare form of leukemia. The look in his eyes , and what he must … Continue reading

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And on a more festive note – ” Life is too short to eat brussels sprouts”

Thanksgiving weekend is upon us, and with that said , I agree with the above quote taken from one of Peter Legge’s books. Life IS too short to eat brussels sprouts- if you dont like them that is, and everyone … Continue reading

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Give your head a shake, Premier

The recent announcement by Premier Gordon Campbell that buses would  once again be returning to alleviate the Port Mann bridge congestion, actually had me thinking there was hope for Metro Vancouver - until he finished by saying it would take 6 years to do it. Give … Continue reading

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Appearing at a Corus Station Near You- Talk Show/Talk Radio – Idol!!!

A funny thing happened on the way to the blog this morning – a slew of emails from individuals back east (Toronto and Montreal), asking about my experience winning CKNW’s Talk Show Idol contest, and how/why I won. Apparently the … Continue reading

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