The Wall of Rants

December 12  • 

ALBERTA LIBERALS HOPING MAYANS WERE RIGHT

(The following contains scenes of pettiness, infighting, stupidity, self-inflicted violence, and absolutely no sex. Viewer discretion is advised) As...

December 7  • 

TRAIN WRECK!

I had an absolute blast guest-hosting The Rutherford Show on QR77 Calgary and 630 CHED Edmonton. Not only was it great reconnecting with so many...


November 27  • 

THE MEANING OF LIFE…

So, it’s the day after the federal by-election in Calgary Centre – and two others in BC and Ontario. It must be time to examine the entrails on this...

November 13  • 

THE NEED FOR PLAN B: STEP ONE

While I hate to say, “I told you so“, the astute reader will note that The Globe and Mail is reporting what I wrote about two and a half weeks ago:...


November 9  • 

RANDOM THOUGHTS ON A FEW TIMELY DEVELOPMENTS…

It’s been a busier week than I anticipated (although the thing that’s kept me busiest these last 24 hours has been shovelling snow, again and again...

November 2  • 

YEAH, IT’S A DOG PARK TO SOME, AND YEAH, THEY MIGHT RENAME IT AFTER FORMER ALDERMAN SUE HIGGINS…

City looks to name southeast park after former alderman Sue Higgins Twenty one years ago, there was a 62-hectare plot of vacant land between Deerfoot...


October 26  • 

THE STONE AGE DIDN’T END BECAUSE WE RAN OUT OF STONES

And Alberta’s Oil Age won’t end because we’ve run out of oil. We’ve got the third largest proven oil reserves on the planet. We won’t be running...

October 22  • 

BUT FIRST, IN OTHER NEWS…

Actually, I might go on a rant here soon about how the Kardashians symbolize the dumbing-down effect that our 30-year affair with “enlightened...


October 18  • 

THE NEED FOR PLAN B

If you’ve been following along, you will have noticed that I am on about the notion that few if any of our politicians have figured out that there...

October 9  • 

LIVING ON BORROWED TIME: THE NEED FOR PLAN B

This is not only going to be a rant about the Beef Crisis – in part, because everybody else is writing about the Beef Crisis, and also because I...