Website Banner 500.jpgThe Telegram Telegram - Tony CollinsList of the latest articles from this category./Author-Tony-Collins/814/5Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:47:51 -0500Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:47:51 -0500enThe laws of stupidity, 14 Mar 2015 05:00:00 -0400In my last column, I happened to mention in passing that a lot of politicians aren’t smart enough to fully appreciate just how stunned they really are, which is mainly what enabled them to become politicians in the first place. today, gone tomorrow, 31 Jan 2015 04:40:48 -0500I missed “American Sniper,” which is not surprising. There are no movie theatres in Gander. I have also missed some of the largest moose in the province, so I’m not exactly qualified to speak about this movie in particular or snipers in general. It would seem that I lack true grit and just ... is no longer fun and games, 17 Jan 2015 04:30:45 -0500Eddie (The Wrench) Werenich, perhaps best known and most loved for his politically incorrect views on just about everything, was one of curling’s elite players back when beer bellies were looked upon favourably as extra ballast and the game’s premier event was sponsored by a brewery — and ... world will come to an end — maybe, 03 Jan 2015 04:35:09 -0500Although most if not all of my predictions for years gone by have proven to be ambiguous at best, this isn’t going to stop me from taking a stab at it again this year, in the hopes of maybe getting at least one or two almost right for a change. out to your inner hobbyist, 20 Dec 2014 01:30:00 -0500Do kids have hobbies anymore? Do they still collect things, like pieces of string or dead beetles or Dinky Toys?It was many years ago, and I'm not quite sure how it came about exactly, but I can vaguely recall being invited to appear on a locally produced CBC children's program, the name of ... the pudding: a few easy steps, 06 Dec 2014 04:42:01 -0500Make no mistake about it — the lawyers are calling all the shots now.