Archives for: February 2012, 14

The Libertarians Are Spooked!

February 14th, 2012
The only people who should fear the Harper government's new legislation allowing for greater police surveillance of Internet Service Providers are those who knowingly break the law on a grand scale: child pornographers, white supremacists, terrorists, t… more »

In Honor of My Valentine!

February 14th, 2012
I have been married going on thirty-four years to an exceptionally fine and beautiful Irish woman. I have no problems admitting that it is her noble and practical qualities that have brought the best out in me over our life together. She is everything t… more »

Working Through an Injury, Part 2

February 14th, 2012
In the last twenty-four hours I have taken the following remediation to treat my sore left heel: rest, ice, a Dr. Scholl heel support for my shoes, a series of mild warm-up exercises for my job as a basketball ref, and a conscious decision to slow my pa… more »

A Good Neighbour Policy?

February 14th, 2012
It seems that when the US finally wants to clean up the financial mess it caused in 2008 with dodgy banking policies, the collateral damage could very will be Canadian banks doing business below the 45th parallel. It amounts to the Volcker Rule prevent… more »