Profile of Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson is The Telegram's Commentary Editor. You can reach Peter at pjackson@thetelegram.com

All articles of Peter Jackson

  • St. Johns ready for opera

    I dont know about you, but Ive had more than enough of the incessant wailing were bombarded with every year on these Idol shows. Wannabe pop ...

  • Gambling can be scratch-and-lose pastime

    Anyone who has suffered from eczema knows how attempts to get it under control can seem utterly hopeless at times. In adults, rashes most often ...

  • A lament for the old conservatism

    Yes, he deserves a bit of I-told-you-so, but I still wish I could wipe that smirk off Paul Martins face. The former prime minister and his party ...

  • Is there really a debate?

    For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. Newtons Third Law of Motion may hold true in the world of physics, but its universal ...

  • The mystery of the beer cooler

    You say that youre too sick to eat, Shirt on backwards, boots on the wrong feet, Wouldnt be caught dead like this anywhere else; Hair looks ...

  • Rallying the troops

    I still havent decided whether Im going to attend the Stand Up For Newfoundland rally Friday at the Confederation Building. My dilemma is that I ...

  • When worlds collide

    What are we going to do about all this hockey? Its really starting to get under my skin. I feel like that Chinese gentleman in the Tim Hortons ...

  • Danny, get your gun

    Big Oil is out to get us, if you believe Danny Williams. Big Oil is the Bogeyman hiding under our beds, waiting for us to fall asleep, so that ...

  • A forecast worth heeding

    Almost two decades ago, when he was doing commentaries on CBC-TVs Here and Now, Ray Guy offered a prescient warning about the newly elected ...

  • Empire-crumbling Barbie

    Poor Barbara Amiel Black. As her husbands trial gets underway in Chicago, she can only watch as the threads of her fairy-tale life unravel before ...