My New Boss

My employer, Canwest Global Communications Corp, has sold it’s 46 newspapers to a group of bondholders fronted by Paul Godfrey, president and CEO of the National Post. Canwest has been operating under court supervision since 2009 and has struggled since the death of it’s founder Israel Asper, it’s purchase of expensive acquisitions and the downward […]

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Marijuana in America

Most, if not all residents of British Columbia are aware how BC Bud has prospered in this province from it’s early beginnings in the Gulf Island hippie communities to the present multi-billion dollar underground industry. Our bud is know the world over for it’s quality and potency. But what about the United States? Ah…yes, our […]

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The Israeli Method

Air travel security is reaching a level of absurdity and everyone is paying the price except terrorists and upper-tier politicians. We’re being subjected to probes, scans, pat-downs, interrogation and intimidation just because we have chosen to travel by air. Every new terrorist incident results in more and more ridiculous rules and procedures at our airports […]

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TV Wars

Shaw Communications Inc. is running a series of print, tv and online notices bemoaning the fact that Global TV, CTV and CBC are demanding fees to carry their broadcasts and asking for the public’s support. The broadcasters have been turned down twice by the CRTC and are taking another kick at the can in the […]

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