the woodshed: Which side are you on, MacKay?

Conservative legacy hire Peter MacKay, Minister of Defence and CPC capo for Atlantic Canada, gives a speech at the French Embassy on Bastille Day (video not an exact match, but you get the idea) This illustrates a few things: First, that MacKay knows as much about history as he does geography. Second, that he must ...

the woodshed: Calling you

A little required reading for your Monday and the resumption of Parliament: More and more reports coming out about fraudulent telephone campaigns by the Conservative Party of Canada to undermine democracy and steal the election This campaign voter suppression robocall kerfuffel isn’t a scandal that is just popping up now, some people have been on ...

the woodshed: If thinking that knowing things is good makes me a snob, then fine, I’m a snob

Evan McMorris-Santoro clearly has a strong stomach and the ability to keep a straight face no matter what. Watch as he wades through the river of willful ignorance that is a Rick Santorum – Americans For Prosperity – Tea Party rally. (warning – link contains weapons-grade stupid)Apparently knowing stuff other than how to chew tobacco, scratch ...