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Watching the “debate”

I’m listening to the McCain-Obama debate while cleaning up the apartment and waiting for Sh. to get home from a trip. I tried the soft-drug option of just r...

Don’t vote for us, say Greens

I’m sure there was a betting pool in a few back rooms over when this would happen: May has just told people not to vote for her. Or rather, that they should...

Culture en péril

Just saw a great video trashing the Conservative’s cuts to the arts and centralized review of spending, featuring the lead singer of the much-loved Québec ba...

Slow food; fast music

A question for the audience: any recommendations for a slow-cooker cook book? So far I’ve figured out that you can’t just throw a normal soup recipe in the ...

Harvesting votes

My riding keeps making the news — it’s been a swing seat the last few rounds, the Liberal candidate is Pierre Trudeau‘s son, and the francophone press has (u...