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Opinions … lots of them … some even make sense

World Cup of ugly

What did I tell you back in May of 2013? Let me recall it for you. Here’s my list of the top 10 most unlikeable athletes, posted on May 27, … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

Nothing to see here

If a blogger falls in the forest and there’s nothing around but moss to hear, does he make a sound? Would the answer be different if said blogger faceplanted among … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

The gong remains the same

Welcome to this year of our Lord, 2014, or the year of the horse in Chinese calendar parlance. Not a good start to the year for horse-like things, though. Former … Continue reading

January 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

Do the math

Whoa, Canada. Let’s all pity the nation after another medal-less World Junior Hockey Championship. For the second consecutive year, a bunch of talented, stick-handling teenagers who have never played together … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Rob Ford conundrum

How do you like democracy now, eh? A man unfit to hold a pair of pants, let alone a position in public office, continues to lower the bar on what … Continue reading

November 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

Top 10 leads for the Rob Ford movie

That was one impressive media pile-on this week, wasn’t it? Not since OJ was charged with murder have the media been unanimous in their condemnation of a public figure. Rob … Continue reading

November 2, 2013 · 5 Comments

Not again !

nortel n. a spectacular erosion of value. v. in the face of impending doom, to stifle common sense and better judgement, and foolishly maintain a positive outlook. “At its height … Continue reading

September 21, 2013 · 1 Comment