Profile of Bob Wakeham

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  • An institution worth saving

    Unfortunately, I managed to put a hole in the damn thing very early on, forcing it to take a place on our living room wall, transformed by my ...

  • The Davis show is a great big flop

    The performance by Davis and his crew of sad sack characters was, in fact, a debut like no other in recent Newfoundland political history, the ...

  • What a week that was

    As a matter of fact, that God-awful stench came to mind (and to nose, you might say) the other day, but not because the Wascally Wabbit season is ...

  • Welcome to ‘Cop Land’

    After all, Paul Davis, who handcuffed himself to Steve Kent at the PC leadership convention in order to become premier, is an ex-member of the ...

  • Looney Toons time

    There was even the occasional glimpse, just a flash, mind you, of video associated with the music, teasing outlines of colour and costumes. Then ...

  • Tories blundering towards defeat

    For sure, a scattered follower of the Tory gospel, those apostles still wearing blinders and burdened with the political IQ of a muskrat, ...

  • Tax dollars shouldn’t pay for faith-based rehab

    wouldn’t help finance the construction of a road to a proposed rehabilitation centre for women alcoholics and drug addicts. It was a rather ...

  • A parade of pretty faces

    I was at my sanctimonious worst as I berated Jim for having pulled a Benedict Arnold, for having deserted the pure-as-the-driven-snow profession ...

  • Karen and Krista deserve justice

    Once the Supreme Court of Canada had thrown out Hart’s confession, and condemned in unambiguous terminology the RCMP and the sting it had ...

  • Have some guts, state your name

    (For some odd reason, which now escapes me, my predecessor had foolishly eliminated the display of public reaction to the show). And one of the ...