Profile of Ed Smith

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  • Kicking a dead arse

    Congratulations Canada! We have finally adopted the U.S. political system. We have, for all intents and purposes, changed from a three-party ...

  • Fire and ice

    Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I've tasted of desire I hold with those who favour fire. Robert Frost's musings ...

  • Being lazy has many meanings

    "Sleep, the poor man's wealth." - Sir Philip Sidney My maternal grandmother probably had it right. When I was about 11 or so, and had ...

  • Serendipity

    I hope you read Downhome magazine. It isn't that Ron Young needs the money. Far as I know he's doing quite well. One reason you should read ...

  • Basic strategy

    The world is getting curiouser and curiouser. The reasons I say that are obvious to any observer of the current parade of the ridiculous, the ...

  • Trial of the millennium

    It has finally happened. A Nebraska Senator has sued God for acts of terrorism against the inhabitants of the Earth. When I say sued, I mean ...

  • A Gideon for the times

    This isn't a column about the Bible or religion. It's not about sex, either, which leaves only one of the big three. So, with the current state ...

  • The battle of the sexes

    I may be wrong with everything I'm about to say. OH would say, without knowing what I'm about to say, that there's a fair chance of that. She'd ...

  • Politics and passion

    I need to take another look at my Funk and Wagnalls. A CBC political analyst stated after the federal leaders' debate Oct. 2 that it was the most ...

  • It's an ill wind

    This is about flatulence. I have a great story to tell you, but I want to state that right up front. Now you can throw the paper down in disgust ...