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  • The Great Gazoo

    The idea for this column actually came up after a discussion with my younger brother, who recently had a heart attack. The conversation was very ...

  • Loose change seldom adds up to much

    With respect to that last line, perhaps I'm taking more offense than usual over government's treatment of veterans because of what I consider to ...

  • What fracking and mammoths have in common

    Not to put too fine a point on it, but the sentiment that we're surrounded by water is grossly politically incorrect by today's standards, seeing ...

  • Ready or not, here it comes

    I'm no expert. If you're not an expert either, about the only thing we have to go on is our own experience when it comes to that first year of ...

  • Further signs of being a have province

    My most dedicated readers will instantly recall my column that addressed the amount of money left by the tooth fairy having risen to an all-time ...

  • Pay attention: Music is not a three-minute egg

    There's no way for me to know if that's true, as I doubt this research study is printed in any notable publication, assuming there was a notable ...

  • Todd + Lucy

    That's when John Crosbie called in. John waxed poetically about the "he said, he said" running commentary between Danny Williams and himself ...

  • Business as usual runs the information highway

    Both articles contributed to reinforcing the notion that some business leaders in this province appear not to be able to put forward a balanced ...

  • You may want to frame the following

    There has to be a card for that. Maybe a diploma. After all, there are certificates and diplomas for every big, and little, accomplishment we ...

  • In theatres everywhere ... except here

    Let's deal with the cost first. The kids already had their tickets so that was two children's passes we didn't have to pay for. The price for two ...