Profile of Bob Wakeham

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  • How could Crosbie keep a straight face?

    And never was that well-worn adage more evident than in the past couple of weeks when John Crosbie, the Antichrist to much of the feminist ...

  • 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 ...