The power struggle

What’s love got to do with it? - Tina Turner The 12-stitch cut lip on U.S. President Obama’s face qualifies as a metaphor for how...

A crack in the crystal ball

“Dogs know what to do with polls.” John Diefenbaker being punny. The only groups feeling worse than the NDP in the wake of the surprising...

Political point of view: Why can’t Johnny read?

“We don’t need no education, we don’t need no thought control.” Pink Floyd. Students of today should be very glad they don’t have to...

Lessons from socialism

“The trouble with socialism is that one soon runs out of other people’s money to spend.” —Margaret Thatcher. Europe had long been a leader in...

Fools and your money

“Can’t anyone here play this game?” — Casey Stengel explaining his 120 game losing 1962 New York Mets. October seems to be the time of...