Monthly Archives: March 2011

Learn to love the pricks in your life

The pricks in your life (click on image to enlarge) Note: Thanks to my new FB friend Diana for this. With an election on right now this could not be more fitting and appropriate, don’t you think? :-)   Look … Continue reading

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Layton vows to cap credit-card rates

CBC NEWS NDP Leader Jack Layton said Tuesday he would cap credit card rates and fees as a way to control the household debt of Canadian families. Layton announced the party’s first platform plank at a news conference in Brantford, … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Meet Michael Ignatieff

Meet Michael Ignatieff Click here to view the full screen version on YouTube.   An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous. from John Prince

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Harper’s Family Tax Plan Only Goes Into Effect

…. After You’re Dead. Another good one from Emily Dee… Harper’s Family Tax Plan Only Goes Into Effect After You’re Dead Harper announced a family tax plan today, but he said that he will first have to pay for the … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Harper Coalition 1.0

Harper Coalition 1.0 In 2004 Harper called Gilles Duceppe and Jack Layton to a meeting at the Delta Hotel in Montreal to discuss a coalition to replace the Liberal minority government of Paul Martin. New word for the Canadian lexicon: … Continue reading

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Election caused by Harper’s Contempt for Canadians

Goodale Commentary: Conservative’s Contempt for Canadians Liberals are running on two strong national themes in this election: • Integrity in how government operates; and • A strong economy focused on families. The Harper government was defeated last Friday in the … Continue reading

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Harper May be Barred From….

…. Running Again. Contempt of Parliament’ Conviction Emily Dee is a FB friend and a fellow blogger I follow who in her most recent post raises an interesting and very important question as to Mr. Harper’s legitimacy to run again? … Continue reading

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What part of ‘contempt of parliament’ does….

MSM not get? Contempt of Parliament You know what? Harper is found in Contempt of Parliament on Friday and what have we been talking about since? Coalition? Coalition is the talking point Harper is pushing and the media are following … Continue reading

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It’s a beautiful mornin’

…. ahhh, I think I’ll go outside to play. Stay home, not vote? I’m sure the air outside will be so much more fresher this morning now that the stench of the HarperCONS is gone. :-) Will the air remain … Continue reading

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There is a God and he has spoken

…. “HarperCONS, you’re history!” from John Prince

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