The music of spring

Updated at 12:36 - whan that Aprill with his shoures soote the droghte of March hath perced to the roote... I know what you're thinking. You're...

The old Olympiad

Updated on February 27, 2014 - So the Olympics are practically over. And we can return to whatever is normal for us. As I write, there is still a week to go, but...

Days of yore

Updated on February 13, 2014 - It's days like today that take me back to another time and another age.Not just my age, which was around eight or nine, but another...

Men of Steel

Updated on December 12, 2013 - "And sometimes I despair the world will never see another man like him."That's a line from the Crash Test Dummies' big hit from a...

Continuing coverage

Updated on February 20, 2014 - I will not talk about the Olympics.I suspect by now, unless you're an Olympic fanatic, that you are heartily sick of this giant...

The real wages of sin

Updated on February 05, 2014 - I want to talk about sin. Everyone else is taking a crack at it, so I don't see why I - who have been around a lot longer than most...

Harper's Senategate

Updated on December 10, 2013 - OH thinks I should be writing a column on Stephen Harper."Talk about grist for your mill!" she exclaims. "He was made for satirists...

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