Tag: Linda Reid

How a woodsplitter became the new standard for entitlement & corruption in BC politics

entitled UK  /ɪnˈtaɪ.təld/ US  /ɪnˈtaɪ.t̬əld/ feeling that you have the right to do or have what you want without having to work for it or deserve it, just because of who you are corruption  cor·​rup·​tion | \ kə-ˈrəp-shən  \ Definition of corruption 1a: dishonest or illegal behavior especially by powerful people (such as government officials or police officers) : DEPRAVITY   b: inducement to…

“The road to power is paved with hypocrisy and casualties…” Frank Underwood,House of Cards.

The day started innocently enough: hot coffee, a scroll through the news and then I saw this: In an interview with the Alaska Highway News last week, Clark said governments are facing increased pressure when it comes to massive industrial projects such as Site…

en·ti·tle·ment : the feeling or belief that you deserve to be given something (such as special privileges)

    Recently, several BC NDP MLA’s were busy posting photos of themselves taking public transit to and from the legislature. Well done! And I mean that, although I do wonder if this is an ongoing thing or simply a one-off for Twitter.( how politicians used…

Politics without principle 2.0: “Just because you can,doesn’t mean you should”

And oftentimes excusing of a fault Doth make the fault the worse by the excuse. ~William Shakespeare Partisan snipes from both sides of the house have been fairly silent today on twitter and for good reason: once again, hypocrisy is the governing force of the…