Website Banner 500.jpgThe Telegram Telegram - Peter JacksonList of the latest articles from this category./Author-Peter-Jackson/1580/5Sun, 29 Nov 2015 07:30:59 -0500Sun, 29 Nov 2015 07:30:59 -0500enI’ll do yoga, but I won’t wear yoga pants, 25 Nov 2015 05:00:00 -0500Could there be any better sign that we have truly lost our way than the concept of cultural appropriation? science of deception, 18 Nov 2015 05:00:00 -0500The case of Ranjit Chandra shows how a padded reputation can help keep critics at bay fault is in our stars — the nationalist kind, 11 Nov 2015 05:00:00 -0500I chatted with a cab driver the other day, a young fellow who left Nigeria as a teen, moved to England for a few years and now lives in St. John’s. women need, 04 Nov 2015 05:00:00 -0500Twenty years ago, when the local PC leadership was up for grabs, I interviewed Jim Morgan. the charcuterie; I am not afraid, 28 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0400Really? You’re just discovering this now?Tell me you already knew that bologna and bacon are bad for you.Of course you did. report, you decide … to scream at us, 14 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0400Dog bites man is not a news story. Man bites dog — now that’s a story we can get our teeth into. thumbs up for Danny the fortune teller, 07 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0400For someone who said former premiers should shut up and go away, Danny Williams doesn’t mind sticking his own oar in from time to time. I need to get out more, 30 Sep 2015 05:00:00 -0400I’m not much of a concert-goer.That’s disconcerting to realize (no pun intended) considering I used write concert reviews. the disabled should come naturally, 23 Sep 2015 05:30:00 -0400When I started to notice a bit of haziness in one eye in the summer of 2008, it didn’t bother me at first. I had just had laser surgery to strengthen the retina, and I wrote it off as a temporary after-effect. problem is not Muslims, it’s bigotry, 16 Sep 2015 05:30:00 -0400Today’s journalists understand that social media and online comments come with a major downside. They bring out the worst in people.’s future goes down the drain, 09 Sep 2015 05:30:00 -0400There is no worse feeling than desperately needing to urinate.Where once, as infants, we were free to let the waters flow freely, we now must hang on for dear life as the dam threatens to burst. bias, 26 Aug 2015 05:00:00 -0400Roses are red.No, you’re just biased towards red.But they are. They’re red.No, you’re just seeing them through rose-coloured glasses. still reigns in (most of) Spain, 19 Aug 2015 05:00:00 -0400Forget the horrible car accident: crumpled steel, mangled bodies. The best demonstration of the perils of cellphone distraction just occurred in Villaseca de la Sagra, Spain. vs. harassment, 12 Aug 2015 05:00:00 -0400It seems to me that, not too many years ago, a young man sneaking up from behind a woman and kissing her on the cheek would be seen as cute, even romantic. could all use a daily dose of ‘The Daily Show’, 05 Aug 2015 05:00:00 -0400It was a guilty pleasure at first: an American TV show, mostly about American politics.’s a thought: let’s leave the Senate alone, 29 Jul 2015 05:00:00 -0400A poor workman blames his tools. And poor prime ministers blame the upper chamber, rather than the irresponsible clods they appoint there. our weather is run AMOC, 22 Jul 2015 04:35:38 -0400If the globe is warming, why is it so cold out? are those birds so angry, anyway?, 08 Jul 2015 05:00:00 -0400Don’t take on the video game fanatics, particularly on social media. This is their domain. You will lose. Lake revisited: did it really die?, 24 Jun 2015 05:00:00 -0400It’s funny how political footballs take on a life of their own. consultants get too comfortable, 17 Jun 2015 05:00:00 -0400Over the past year, I’ve written a number of columns about the provincial Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO). They were initially spurred by the story of William Lorimer, an experienced computer security analyst who was hired by the OCIO in the winter of 2013.