Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper’s Horribly Tacky and Disturbing Christmas Message

Well I knew that Stephen Harper's Christmas Message was up against some tough competition.And I knew that he would do his best to try to look as non threatening and non-partisan as the Queen, in his new role as Great Kinder Gentler Leader, the benevolent  ruler of Canada.But unfortunately for him, he just couldn't pull ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Sinking Con Ship

If you watched our little icebreaker trying to clear a channel to the Toronto Islands today, you might wonder if it's heading in the right direction.Or whether it might also need to be rescued eh?But if you want to know in what direction Stephen Harper is heading, all you have to do is take in his ...

Cowichan Conversations: Queen Elizabeth’s Christmas Message

Queen Elizabeth II gives first 3D Christmas broadcast (via AFP) Queen Elizabeth II gave thanks on Tuesday for Britain’s year of Olympic and diamond jubilee festivities, in her first Christmas message to the Commonwealth broadcast in 3D. The 86-year-old monarch said it had been “humbling” to see the vast crowds joining celebrations marking her 60th ...