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  • Rob Ford: been there, done that

    There has been, naturally enough, an entertainment component, with the leading characters, the rotund Ford brothers, Rob and Doug, playing out ...

  • Musical chairs

    And you have to feel sorry for chairs, period, and not just the legislative single-seaters, but all manner of chairs, because it’s not as if ...

  • Mud bath in the Senate — we all win

    Really, when you think about it, we can’t lose. Or at least I know I can’t. If you’re a jaded observer of all things political, as I am, it’s ...

  • Wrapping a muskrat in the flag

    If you didn't know differently Monday evening, you'd have sworn CBC reporter Lee Pitts must have had an inkling that the announcement of the ...

  • Bob doesn't care

    There's a great line that most movie buffs remember fondly from "The Fugitive" largely because of its unambiguous embrace of total and absolute ...

  • Looking at both sides

    Watching that wildcat skirmish develop at Long Harbour this past week, I couldn't help but think about the very subjective and biased perspective ...

  • A Royal waste

    It was Mary Walsh and/or Cathy Jones I thought of last weekend as I tortured myself enough during channel changes to catch a minute here, a ...

  • Killing off the CBC

    So, do you want to read more enthralling commentary on the deficit and the debt? Want additional insight into "cost mandate analysis," that piece ...

  • Never forget

    I guess most would consider it not altogether shocking that the anniversary of Newfoundland losing its independence in a shotgun wedding of ...

  • A match made in ...

    Although it's an image that might induce a province-wide upchuck, I do believe Andy Wells, Newfoundland's mouth that roars, is deserving of a big ...