Profile of Ed Smith

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  • Prepare the ark

    The population of the Earth was so wicked that God decided to wipe them all out, much as Israel is threatening to do now with Hamas, the ...

  • Another kind of rich

    If Honduras is the murder capital of the world, as it’s being portrayed these days, then certainly Newfoundland is the reunion capital of the ...

  • A world gone mad

    In that respect, baseball is very much like golf except the baseball is a little larger and not quite so hard. They are both similar to soccer ...

  • A fowl deed

    It wasn’t a question. It was an accusation. I was standing before the high court of the household and had not even been asked to enter a plea. ...

  • In the heat of the night

    I’m not referring at all to the often-super good looks of the female gender. I’m engaging in what poets refer to as personification — the giving ...

  • Beside the still waters

    Then the almost-premier-unelect decided for his own good reasons to depart the premises, leaving the local PC crowd in greater confusion than the ...

  • A time to plant

    That’s what that beautiful song “The Green Leaves of Summer” says.Seems there’s no way of avoiding it. The latter days of June is the time to be ...

  • A closer look at conventional wisdom

    One thing about most of these cute little sayings is that many of them are really stupid when you stop and think about it. Take, for example, ...

  • The body beautiful

    I’m not sure if they can be shaved or treated with “NO-NO” — which is what you normally hear when waxing is being removed — or “NAIR” which means ...

  • One ringy-dingy

    That was particularly true of the administrative personnel in their schools. I left Gander after three years and moved, thus raising the average ...