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...

The upper house needs renos

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

Whose country is it?

“Arizona, take off your rainbow shades.” — Mark Lindsey. There’s no doubt as to the energy, the athleticism or, for that matter, the intellect of...

Discordant economic visions

“All this time honey, Baby you’ve been had!” — Queen. I’ll admit a small amount of sympathy for the people of France, the Quebec university...

Three strikes against Trudeau

“If voting made any difference, do you think they’d let us do it?” — Mark Twain. Opponents of pipeline projects must be feeling betrayed by...