Profile of Bob Wakeham

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  • Both sides of the mouth

    So let’s make sure we have this straight: lawyer Greg Stack, angered with the media because of the excessive publicity he believes was given to ...

  • Interview with a moose

    Although that class-action suit blaming the government for moose-vehicle accidents has been the subject of mockery (the scorn aimed, for the most ...

  • Stop the presses

    This coming Monday, January the twenty-fourth, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Eleven, at approximately 10 a.m., the rich and the poor, ...

  • Team Tory loses its edge

    There’s a well-used (perhaps overused) axiom in hockey — in team sports generally — that it’s a mistake to play a defensive style when your team ...

  • Politicians and their public lives

    Several thoughts of a fairly diverse nature crossed my mind as I watched on national television the shocking sight of Brian Tobin and his ...

  • Wins and losses

    It was sure as hell obvious this past week (OK, given it’s a time to put Christ back in Christmas, I’ll change “hell” to “heck”) that we were ...

  • Change is good for all of us

    Although difficult to recognize through the cascade of teardrops that descended on the province a few weeks ago, it was not a time, and is not a ...

  • Lest we forget

    Just to ensure we’re clear on the message of that graceless Christmas card sent to homes throughout the province: Danny Williams’ political ...

  • Giving the credit it deserves

    If I had been campaigning for decades for women’s rights, as have many of my friends and acquaintances, past and present, I’d probably want to ...

  • Leaving a mark

    Danny the Dominator may have buckled the knees of some formidable foes during the last seven years, oil company executives, prime ministers and ...