“What, me worry?” — Alfred E. Newman. The iconic gap toothed smile and insouciant devil-may-care attitude of the ginger everyman who graced MAD magazine covers...

“Publish and be damned!” — Duke of Wellington daring a blackmailer. In the olden days, politicians, monarchs and autocrats could and would use their power...

“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...

“Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach him to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.” —...

“We don’t need no education, we don’t need no thought control.” — Pink Floyd. A university lecturer at Memorial University in St. John’s, Nfld. was...