davidl on April 23rd, 2008

The assualt on freedom continues in Canada.   Ezra Levant reports that Mark Steyn has come to aid of his fellow victims of the Canadian Human Rights Commission, : Mark has generously offered to support our legal defence through the sales of his books and other merchandise. Until midnight tonight, he is donating his entire profit — […]

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Eric Florack on April 21st, 2008

John Engler in today’s WSJ: It is amazing how some presidential candidates are blaming the North American Free Trade Agreement for U.S. job losses. They seem to believe that a substantial part of the three million manufacturing jobs lost since 2000 resulted from Nafta, and that outsourcing of manufacturing production to Mexico and Canada resulted […]

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Eric Florack on April 10th, 2008

Hume, last night: The man who is about to become the United Nations’ lead investigator into Israeli conduct is standing by his comments comparing Israeli actions in Gaza to those of the Nazis. Richard Falk will begin his job as special rapporteur for the UN’s Human Rights Council later this year. He said last year […]

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davidl on April 9th, 2008

Richard Warman, Canada’s most litigious bigot, not content with merely persecuting, Ezra Levant and is now persucuting the vertiable Who’s Who of the Canadian conservative blogosphere, Levant; Kate McMillan, Small Dead Animals; Kathy Shaidle, Five Feet of Fury and Free Dominion. If you are blog, are Canadian, conserative and big Warman is suing. Levant: Today […]

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Honorable Mention at OTB’s Caption Contest. You know, I wonder how many people didn’t get that one. I see Reader got one, too. Well, all the arguments about how Wrights views are not Obama’s, and that they’re not working from the same racist stereotypes, just got blown out of the water. Shriek Engrish! Here, too.  […]

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Eric Florack on March 13th, 2008

Passed along by a reader. I’m sure this one’s been making the rounds. I’m equally sure the leftsts will claim it’s been ‘debunked’, but it hasn’t. This stuff is going to come up, no matter who the Democrats nominate. Forewarned is forearmed. You’re welcome. I saw on the news up here in Canada where Hillary Clinton […]

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davidl on March 6th, 2008

Candidates is glass houses, the Obama campaign on the Clintons’  campaign, via MSNBC: “As it relates to ethics and transparency,” Plouffe said, “we’re surprised that they would want to have an extended conversation about contributors and land deals and ethics issues. I don’t think that’s a lengthy conversation that’s probably going to work out very […]

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davidl on February 29th, 2008

Words, mere words, Barack Obama’s stock in trade.   Obama has been campaigning in Ohio trashing NAFTA, whiile his campaign tells the Canadian government to ignore Obama’s words, CTV News(CA): Allegations of double talk on NAFTA from the Obama and Clinton campaigns dominated the U.S. political landscape on Thursday. On Wednesday, CTV reported that a senior member […]

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2008

Mark Steyn puts up a bit in McCleans, this norning, under tyhe header: “So what would it take to alarm you?” Since Maclean’s got into a spot of bother with Canada’s “human rights” pseudo-courts, I’ve been pleasantly surprised by the number of our media confreres who don’t think it should be a “crime” for magazines […]

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Eric Florack on February 19th, 2008

Well, now… This was unexpected, but great news… From the Shire Network Podcast: Ezra Levant is our guest this week. Ezra is the former publisher of Canada’s Western Standard newspaper, who was famously hauled up in front of some sort of bogus Province of Alberta Kangaroo Court for a variety of thought crimes. Show Exclusive: […]

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Eric Florack on February 13th, 2008

So what happens if/when Barrack Obama gets into office? Are we going to see the race hucksters coming out of the oval office woodwork every time someone questions an action by Obama, and charging racism? Will we in fact see race riots if he DOESN’T win? Hillary Clinton says she has experience. That may well […]

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davidl on February 12th, 2008

Local Hero: Out of the thirty-six car pile up, me and Bit boggged about here and here, we have a local hero, from WHEC-TV: While dozens of cars and trucks were crashing into each other in blinding, blowing snow on I-390 Sunday, another driver may have prevented the accident from getting worse. A man driving […]

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davidl on February 2nd, 2008

Senator Arlen “Scottish Law” Spector in letter to N.F.L. Commissioner Roger Goodell wants to know why the league destroyed the evidence of the New England Patriot spying on the New York Jets, from brnaz, Empty Wheel: “That requires an explanation,” Specter said. “The N.F.L. has a very preferred status in our country with their antitrust […]

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Another Honorable Mention in the OTB Caption Contest. The State of the Union was about as expected… as we discussed today….with Bush stating the truth, by and large and the Democrats with their fingers in their ears. I find it amusing that Canada, of all places, has backed out of the Durban Anti_Racism conference run […]

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Three honorable mentions in the OTB Caption Contest. A little unusual, to have three in one contest. Still, I suppose it’s a natural result of hitting Rodney with a handful of one liners every week. I see Ted Kennedy telling Bubba to shut up. I wonder about this. Of the two, Teddy is the one […]

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