liberal catnip: Rob Ford does Mary Tyler Moore

To the tune of The Mary Tyler Moore Show theme song… Who can turn the world on with his bile? Who can take a slow news day And suddenly make it all seem worthwhile? Well, it’s you Rob and you should know it With each prance and every little presser you show it Ford is all ...

liberal catnip: Rob Ford does Mary Tyler Moore

To the tune of The Mary Tyler Moore Show theme song… Who can turn the world on with his bile? Who can take a slow news day And suddenly make it all seem worthwhile? Well, it’s you Rob and you should know it With each prance and every little presser you show it Ford is all ...

liberal catnip: Jon Stewart on Rob Ford…again…

It just doesn’t get any better than this…

liberal catnip: Jon Stewart on Rob Ford…again…

It just doesn’t get any better than this…

liberal catnip: Rob Ford Video Rant

Wow. Exclusive from The Toronto Star: Rob Ford caught in video rant “I’m gonna kill that f**king guy. I’m telling you, it’s first-degree murder,” Mayor Rob Ford rages as someone in the room secretly uses a cellular phone to film the chief magistrate’s addled tirade. The target of the mayor’s anger is not in the room ...

liberal catnip: Rob Ford Video Rant

Wow. Exclusive from The Toronto Star: Rob Ford caught in video rant “I’m gonna kill that f**king guy. I’m telling you, it’s first-degree murder,” Mayor Rob Ford rages as someone in the room secretly uses a cellular phone to film the chief magistrate’s addled tirade. The target of the mayor’s anger is not in the room ...

liberal catnip: The Senate: Where due process went to die today…

Senate votes to suspend Brazeau, Duffy, Wallin This is a dark, dark day for Canadian democracy and justice. The unelected senate took it upon itself to create a new system of so-called accountability by unceremoniously turfing 3 senators who haven’t been legally charged or convicted of anything – all at the behest of Control Freak ...

liberal catnip: The Senate: Where due process went to die today…

Senate votes to suspend Brazeau, Duffy, Wallin This is a dark, dark day for Canadian democracy and justice. The unelected senate took it upon itself to create a new system of so-called accountability by unceremoniously turfing 3 senators who haven’t been legally charged or convicted of anything – all at the behest of Control Freak ...

liberal catnip: Rob Ford: "Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine."

“Probably approximately about a year ago.” (Probably? He can’t even admit it to himself. You don’t say you’ve smoked crack in a drunken stupor unless you KNOW that you did.) “One time in one of my drunken stupors.” “There’s been times when I’ve been in a drunken stupor.” “No, I’m not an addict. No, I ...

liberal catnip: Rob Ford: "Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine."

“Probably approximately about a year ago.” (Probably? He can’t even admit it to himself. You don’t say you’ve smoked crack in a drunken stupor unless you KNOW that you did.) “One time in one of my drunken stupors.” “There’s been times when I’ve been in a drunken stupor.” “No, I’m not an addict. No, I ...

liberal catnip: Steve’s Senate: The Grift That Keeps on Giving

The average Canadian can be forgiven for not being able to follow all of the bouncing balls being bunted about in the PMO playHouse as Stephen Harper fancies himself the prime mimicker of everything decent and upstanding while failing to keep his senate scandal stories straight from one day to the next. Absolute control corrupts ...

liberal catnip: Steve’s Senate: The Grift That Keeps on Giving

The average Canadian can be forgiven for not being able to follow all of the bouncing balls being bunted about in the PMO playHouse as Stephen Harper fancies himself the prime mimicker of everything decent and upstanding while failing to keep his senate scandal stories straight from one day to the next. Absolute control corrupts ...

liberal catnip: The Crack in Rob Ford’s Story…

“We have recovered a digital video file, which is consistent with that which had previously been described in various media reports, and that file forms part of the evidence of the charge that we have laid today [against Lisi],” [Chief] Blair said. So, it looks like the media “maggots” were right after all and Ford was busy ...

liberal catnip: The Crack in Rob Ford’s Story…

“We have recovered a digital video file, which is consistent with that which had previously been described in various media reports, and that file forms part of the evidence of the charge that we have laid today [against Lisi],” [Chief] Blair said. So, it looks like the media “maggots” were right after all and Ford was busy ...

Stephen Who? at the UN

Last year, Stephen Harper snubbed the UN and went to Tim Horton’s instead. This year, the UN snubbed Stephen Harper and went to Tim Horton’s instead. h/t impolitical  

liberal catnip: Stephen Who? at the UN

Last year, Stephen Harper snubbed the UN and went to Tim Horton’s instead. This year, the UN snubbed Stephen Harper and went to Tim Horton’s instead. h/t impolitical 

Cons Steal a Page From Nixon’s Playbook

When Daniel Ellsberg leaked the now infamous “Pentagon Papers” in the 1970s, the Nixon gang decided to go after him with a vengeance. Via Wiki: As a response to the leaks, the Nixon administration began a campaign against further leaks and against Ellsberg personally.[17] Aides Egil Krogh and David Young under John Ehrlichman’s supervision created ...

liberal catnip: Cons Steal a Page From Nixon’s Playbook

When Daniel Ellsberg leaked the now infamous “Pentagon Papers” in the 1970s, the Nixon gang decided to go after him with a vengeance. Via Wiki: As a response to the leaks, the Nixon administration began a campaign against further leaks and against Ellsberg personally.[17] Aides Egil Krogh and David Young under John Ehrlichman’s supervision created ...

G…

Questions for the Cons: Do you understand now why holding the G20 summit in downtown Toronto was a huge fucking mistake? Did you really think these summits would boost Ontario tourism? Really? Care to comment on how at least 3 cop cars were torched after apparently being left unattended? How about the report about a ...

liberal catnip: G…

Questions for the Cons: Do you understand now why holding the G20 summit in downtown Toronto was a huge fucking mistake? Did you really think these summits would boost Ontario tourism? Really? Care to comment on how at least 3 cop cars were torched after apparently being left unattended? How about the report about a ...

liberal catnip: Control Freak Steve

It’s no surprise that Father Knows Best Harper has been using a tightly controlled message strategery to muzzle his ministers and anyone who represents his government or that they’ve tried for years to cloak the Canadian involvement in the Afghanistan war as some sort of peacekeeping mission. (See also: 2007: Canadians Will Not be Fooled ...

Control Freak Steve

It’s no surprise that Father Knows Best Harper has been using a tightly controlled message strategery to muzzle his ministers and anyone who represents his government or that they’ve tried for years to cloak the Canadian involvement in the Afghanistan war as some sort of peacekeeping mission. (See also: 2007: Canadians Will Not be Fooled ...

Quote du Jour: Today’s Parliamentary Food Fight

After QP today, BQ member Michel Guimond, while being heckled during a point of order about repeated accusations by the Cons who have said the party does not support children and that it sides with criminals, responded with this little swipe about Shelly Glover, MP for St Boniface (a former police officer who is a ...

Confused about the Guergis/Jaffer Affair?

Here’s the bottom line: Nobody is taking responsibility for anything (which pretty much sums up everything you need to know about government as well). And if you’re really into making your head explode, you can watch Snowdy’s testimony here.  

Memo to Helena Guergis

Memo to Helena Guergis: If you want to be believed, try telling the truth. Don’t rely on crocodile tears about how Stephen Harper isn’t your BFF anymore; what a good Christian you supposedly are; tales about how you were working so hard that you had absolutely no idea what was going on in the rest ...