Profile of Ed Smith

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  • 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 ...

  • The envelope, please

    The view from here - It's the women who are doing it. According to recent, polls Stephen Harper and the gang are in position to win a majority ...

  • 'Jeopardy' it wasn't

    The view from here - Last night OH and I decided to watch "Test the Nation" on CBC-Television. It was advertised to be the biggest extravaganza ...

  • True lies

    The view from here - There are three great lies in life. These lies are often told us by the most important people in our lives. People whom we ...

  • Last weekend

    I've had an interesting weekend. You may not want to read about my weekend (Aug. 22-24), in which case you should go read something else. To be ...

  • For those who need an excuse

    The view from here - I hope I've saved you from missing it. Had you gone past today without realizing what a special day it is you would ...

  • Let the games begin

    The view from here - A sizable portion of you think I'm about to talk about the Olympics. Well, I am to a degree but not much. At this point, the ...