Edmonton-East Member of Parliament Peter Goldring has spent much of his Ottawa career in pursuit of odd-ball political issues. A holdover from the loony days of the Reform Party of Canada, Mr. Goldring has already announced his plans to retire… Continue Reading →
by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Feb. 1, 2013: WHO? My picks for The Ugly Canadian(s) today are these three male, middle-aged, white, anti-women’s rights Harper Conservative MPs: Maurice Vellacott (Saskatoon-Wanuskwein); Wladyslaw Lizon (Mississauga East-Cooksville); and Leon Benoit (Vegreville-Wainwright). WHY? Earlier this week, it was revealed that the three had initiated another effort to . . . → Read More: The Canadian Progressive: The Ugly Canadian: Three Male Anti-Women’s Rights Harper Conservative MPs
The admittedly still hot Connier Fournier of FreeD gets a Diamond Jubilee Medal from Tory MP from Saskatoon-Wanuskewin MP Maurice Vellacott:
Just a few highlights from Connie’s freedom fighting career. Here she is suggesting that gay men like to walk around naked. Here is where she received a reward similar to the DJM from Doug Christie; one of the . . . → Read More: BigCityLib Strikes Back: Gal That Said Gay Men Like To Walk Around Naked Gets Diamond Jubilee Medal From Tory MP
… those on the right sure as hell seem to be coming out of the woodwork more often these days. We in Canada have the pride of Saskatchewan, Conservative MP Maurice Vellacott who thinks that rewarding and praising women who are clearly part of the lunatic fringe and even more clearly, convicted criminal. And meanwhile, . . . → Read More: Trashy’s World: Yes, there are wackos on the left as well as the right, but…
Miscellaneous material for your mid-week reading.
– Stephen Maher and Glen McGregor dig deeper into the story behind Robocon alias Pierre Poutine.
– Maurice Vellacott admits that the voter lists needed to carry out multi-riding voter suppression were controlled strictly by the Cons’ central command – meaning there’s no prospect of foisting blame onto . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Wednesday Morning Robocon Links
Today, straight out of the mouth of a Conservative MP: “Tory MP says Elections Canada to blame for robocalls.” “I suspect that at the end of the day, if Elections Canada has the resources to do a proper investigation, they’ll find they’re themselves significantly responsible,” Saskatchewan MP Maurice Vellacott said in a statement.
“That tech . . . → Read More: Impolitical: Conservative MP blames Elections Canada
The robocall blame falls at the feet of Elections Canada? Seriously? What has this guy been smoking? “I suspect that at the end of the day, if Elections Canada has the resources to do a proper investigation, they’ll find they’re themselves significantly responsible, that tech issues with marrying EC lists to available, electronic phone lists . . . → Read More: Trashy’s World: Huh?
“Take my wife. Please.”
I hope comedians around Canada are paying attention. The jokes from the Conservatives during the Robogate scandal keep on coming. Only thing is, these jokers don’t realize how funny they really are.
I can only hope that Maurice Vellacott was auditioning for the Just for Laughs festival when he said, “I . . . → Read More: Conservatives play Whack-A-Mole with Robogate blame game. First it was the Liberals. Now it’s Elections Canada.
I Burned my Bra For This? REAL Women of Canada and the Men Behind ThemAnother soldier in the war against American women, who helped to the launch a similar war against Canadian women, is Gary Bauer. Bauer was with the Moral Majority/Religious Right pol… . . . → Read More: Pushed to the Left and Loving It: Gary Bauer’s Focus is the Harper Government’s Vision