Archives for: April 2011, 19

Falling Through the Cracks!

April 19th, 2011
Should cancer patients receive EI benefits to cover loss of wages? Not under the present terms of the EI Act which only allows for insurance against loss of wages while the individual seeks new employment. There is already part of CPP dedicated to exten… more »

The Health of the Game

April 19th, 2011
The National Hockey League needs to move on getting rid of that old goon culture that believes in hitting everything that moves irrespective of the angle. And, by the way, it should remove the instigator rule and let the real enforcers on the team take… more »

The Tail that Wags the Dog?

April 19th, 2011
Is the CBC stirring up the pot once again in search of an election issue or two? There should never have been an election in the first place, but now that one is called, our national news service, God bless them, has to go around producing the stories t… more »

Worrying Signs!

April 19th, 2011
With the new annual inflation figures of 3% out, I am concerned that the economy is slipping into another recession. With the Bank of Canada desperately trying to compress interest rates so that people don't get swamped with their overpriced mortgage re… more »

Enough is Enough!

April 19th, 2011
I've taken some time to think this whole Raffi Torres story through. I even took it up with a couple of my high school history classes this morning - groups with several minor hockey players - and everyone to a person called the shot dirty and unnecessa… more »
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