Here We Go

Image Courtesy: Sean Kilpatrick, Paul Daly, Graham Hughes, Chris Young/The Canadian Press IF there’s one thing dominating Canadian news right now… THEN it’s the federal election… BECAUSE it’s a federal election. At the time of writing, polls have closed in every time zone, and the Pacific time zone polls have just closed. However, due toContinue reading “Here We Go”

Near The End

Image Courtesy: Sean Kilpatrick, Paul Daly, Graham Hughes, Chris Young/The Canadian Press IF there are under 24 hours until voting opens in a federal election across the country… THEN all the party leaders should, and are, appealing to undecided voters at the last minute… BECAUSE this election has become too close to call. Nanos hasContinue reading “Near The End”

The Most Useless Pandemic News

Image Courtesy: Patrick Pleul/AP IF there was one thing relating to the pandemic that is absolutely useless… THEN it is the rebranding of vaccine names… BECAUSE people will still associate them with their manufacturers, which are easier to pronounce, for the most part. Pfizer is now Comirnaty, which is harder to pronounce, and AstraZeneca isContinue reading “The Most Useless Pandemic News”

He Said, She Said

Image Courtesy: Reuters IF former Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould says the full story of the SNC-Lavalin scandal has yet to be told… THEN it never will… BECAUSE Justin Trudeau will try his best to make sure the truth never gets out. While Trudeau claims he never wanted the soon-to-be former MP for Vancouver Granville toContinue reading “He Said, She Said”

How To Not Pull Ahead In An Election

Image Courtesy: Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press IF you thought yesterday’s only English-language debate was akin to a dumpster fire… THEN you might as well have watched an actual dumpster fire… BECAUSE nobody could pick a ‘winner’ in the debate. It was so difficult to pick a candidate that stood out that CTV consulted a body-languageContinue reading “How To Not Pull Ahead In An Election”

All Or Nothing Pt. 2

Image Courtesy: Sean Kilpatrick, Paul Daly, Graham Hughes, Chris Young/The Canadian Press IF a federal leader is to gain a clear advantage… THEN it will likely happen tonight… BECAUSE the only English-language debate will proceed tomorrow at 9PM ET. Topics that will be debated include climate change, the cost of living, Crown-Indigenous relations, and theContinue reading “All Or Nothing Pt. 2”

All Or Nothing

Image Courtesy: Sean Kilpatrick, Paul Daly, Graham Hughes, Chris Young/The Canadian Press IF a federal leader is to gain a clear advantage… THEN it will likely happen over the next two days… BECAUSE the second French-language debate will take place tonight at 8PM ET, and an English-language debate will proceed tomorrow at 9PM ET. TopicsContinue reading “All Or Nothing”

Security On The Campaign Trail

Image Courtesy: Nathan Denett/The Canadian Press IF a federal party leader can be attacked on the campaign trail, causing a police investigation… THEN the selection and security campaign stops and locations need to be improved… BECAUSE this cannot happen anywhere. Nobody should feel threatened simply for standing up for what they believe in and tryingContinue reading “Security On The Campaign Trail”

Back To School, Back To Lockdown?

Image Courtesy: Allison Shelley/EDUimages IF a third of all the COVID-19 cases in Manitoba are those between the ages of 0-18… THEN surely a similar trend is occurring across the country as well… BECAUSE no vaccine has been approved for those under the age of 12. And with kids going back to school this week,Continue reading “Back To School, Back To Lockdown?”

Why Is This Suddenly, And Still, An Issue?

Image Courtesy: Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press IF firearms have suddenly become a major election issue… THEN how it happened in the first place is baffling… BECAUSE banning firearms is an effective strategy to curb gun violence. Unfortunately, Conservative leader Erin O’Toole has not made his stance clear on assault-style weapons, and is being accused ofContinue reading “Why Is This Suddenly, And Still, An Issue?”