All about the Games

“I can’t get no respect.” Rodney Dangerfield. In the true Olympic spirit, here’s little Canada, doing the best it can to put on a fair...

It could be worse

“The old gray mare, she ain’t what she used to be.” —Children’s ditty. You have to feel sorry for Barack Obama. It wasn’t so long ago,...

Demographical shift

“You can’t always get what you want.” - The Rolling Stones Watching the recent riots in London, Athens, Rome and Moscow and the general strike...

Woe, the choices they’re making

“Where do we go now?” —Guns and Roses In a rare moment of maudlin sentimentality I could almost feel sorry for politicians. Given their bovine...

Choosing the right battle

“What do you read my Lord? Words, words, words.” — William Shakespeare. It looks like the pen is indeed mightier than the sword. The revelation of...