Profile of Bob Wakeham

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  • 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 ...

  • Gander on my mind

    Although the stop-the-presses exclusive that today's my birthday should understandably provoke a readership reaction of "who cares?" or, as the ...

  • A mix of messages

    An offering this Saturday of what some might see as the columnists' saviour in times of journalistic desperation (or intellectual laziness, my ...

  • Decorum? Who needs it?

    Even way back when, a mere 40 years ago, a time I first ventured into the House of Assembly press gallery to gaze with a certain amount of ...

  • Punishing opposition

    The next time Kathy Dunderdale arranges a photo-op in one of the province's classrooms, one of those cozy scenes where the premier, trying to ...