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Warren Kinsella: This week’s column: little shovels, big graves 

Back when he was Liberal leader, I worked for Jean Chrétien.  I was his Special Assistant. I wrote speeches for him, helped out on Question Period, approved his correspondence, stuff like that. I didn’t ever have anything to do with his trips to different parts of Canada, thank God. Other guys did that.  Early on, […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: This week’s column: little shovels, big graves 

Warren Kinsella: My Prime Minister says the right things

Right here. Wonderful to see him getting a lot tougher on the biggest armed threat we all face. Some of the (many things) I’ve written on the semantics previously, here. Very, very pleased to see this.  . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: My Prime Minister says the right things

Warren Kinsella: From just behind home plate at Fenway

We brought my idiot brother to the Red Sox game at Fenway too, because they don't let him out very often. pic.twitter.com/JLJVdBas5x — Warren Kinsella (@kinsellawarren) August 29, 2016 . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: From just behind home plate at Fenway

Warren Kinsella: What we did on our Summer vacation

@lisakinsella canvassing in Dover for @HillaryClinton and @Maggie_Hassan! #uspolitics pic.twitter.com/AIDKNqatJu — Warren Kinsella (@kinsellawarren) August 27, 2016 . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: What we did on our Summer vacation

Warren Kinsella: Tweet of the year 

EXPOSURE:Indian Gr + Dundas St-Naked man in backyard-Soaping himself up-Washing off with hose-Now he's taken tomatoes#1515077^dh — Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) August 27, 2016 . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Tweet of the year 

Warren Kinsella: Mark Critch is an asshole

Seriously, he is.  Here’s what he put up on Twitter.  So, in his defence, Critch allegedly does comedy. I haven’t ever watched his show or whatever, but I would imagine trying to be funny is hard. (I guess.) Anyway, on the day Stephen Harper packed it in as an MP, Critch posted the thing above. […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Mark Critch is an asshole

Warren Kinsella: So long, Stephen

Here’s what I wrote when he started packing up his Hill office. Good luck! . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: So long, Stephen

Warren Kinsella: Adler-Kinsella Show: expense accounts and the so-called alt right 

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Warren Kinsella: It is a sin to despise anyone

I didn’t say that. God did, in Proverbs 14:21.  Hillary Clinton’s meticulous, pedantic speech about the sin of Donald Trump’s racism  yesterday – about which many of you sent me emails and text messages, thank you – was a major speech. It was big. Not because of the subject matter – all of us have […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: It is a sin to despise anyone

Warren Kinsella: Meanwhile, in other news, the world is still flat 

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Warren Kinsella: Snippet from next week’s expense-account-free column

Gratis. No one will listen, however. No one ever listens to me.  ** Back when he was Liberal leader, I worked for Jean Chrétien. I was his Special Assistant. I wrote speeches for him, helped out on Question Period, approved his correspondence, stuff like that. I didn’t ever have anything to do with his trips to […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Snippet from next week’s expense-account-free column

Warren Kinsella: New York Times: you complete me

When I worked for Jean Chretien in Ottawa, my favourite thing – aside from sitting at The Bosses’ knee, and listening to his war stories, of course – was hanging out on the Summertime Sparks Street mall at lunchtime, eating a hotdog, and reading the New York Times. Not only was it enjoyable, it changed […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: New York Times: you complete me

Warren Kinsella: Two years and a day ago

And what a day it was.  . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Two years and a day ago

Warren Kinsella: We get letters: stinky spin

I love this one.  . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: We get letters: stinky spin

Warren Kinsella: This week’s column: my new partisan affiliation

BOSTON – I am a Democrat. Philosophically, ideologically, emotionally: the political party I belong to, in my head and my heart, is the Democratic Party of the United States. And if I still lived Stateside, that’s the party I would be voting for, and the party I would be working for, 24/7. (Full disclosure: my […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: This week’s column: my new partisan affiliation

Warren Kinsella: This campaign is a Daisy campaign

More proof below. Not bad.  . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: This campaign is a Daisy campaign

Warren Kinsella: Tom Wolfe, RIP

The manager of Calgary’s first punk band, the Social Blemishes, has died suddenly. What a shock.  Hadn’t seen him in years, but what great times we had, back then.  Deepest condolences to his family. Man, time goes fast.  . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Tom Wolfe, RIP

Warren Kinsella: Dear Hipsters

Dear musicians: I've worked in politics & music: don't give politicians all-access passes. They try & make the show all about them. Yours, W — Warren Kinsella (@kinsellawarren) August 21, 2016 . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Dear Hipsters

Warren Kinsella: The Trump Vote: the view from down here, the implications up there 

On our journey Stateside, we did Trump sightings.  Whenever we’d see a Trump bumper sticker, or billboard, or T-shirt, we’d point it out to each other. “There’s another one,” we’d say. Then we’d lapse into silence.  All along highway 90, we were reminded that we weren’t in Canada anymore. It was weird.  And, unlike when […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: The Trump Vote: the view from down here, the implications up there 

Warren Kinsella: Walmart in Massachusetts. Why Trump is going to lose, reason #576. 

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Warren Kinsella: New book deal!

This one is pretty special, too. Lisa, this one is for you.  BREAKING: Got an amazing and generous and awesome new book deal for [SECRET BOOK NAME]. #8, here we go! World rights! Woot! — Warren Kinsella (@kinsellawarren) August 18, 2016 . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: New book deal!

Warren Kinsella: Highly-Scientific Poll™: which political party is Warren joining?

Like most Canadians, I see good in all of the Canadian political parties. I think they all occasionally have good ideas, and they all have some great people. But they are all sort of the same, aren’t they? They often become indistinguishable when they win the privilege of power. In government, they really aren’t all […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Highly-Scientific Poll™: which political party is Warren joining?

Warren Kinsella: The Palma Violets and some old Canadian punk bastard in LA

Three years ago! Wow. Times flies when you’re super frigging old. . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: The Palma Violets and some old Canadian punk bastard in LA

Warren Kinsella: Mauril Belanger

Knew his wife, who was simply amazing, better. Him, not so much.  Anyway. You know what I liked about him? Happened on one day.  It was 2005, Spring. He’d been with The Boss early on, and then he abruptly wasn’t. He went over to Martin, when things were really bad. Some things you don’t forget.  […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: Mauril Belanger

Warren Kinsella: The Stones, Toronto, Mounties, white powder and that fan

Ever curious about what Warren does late at night, when he can’t sleep? Well, he leaves his genius supermodel wife to the heart-shaped water bed, slips out, fires up some Google in the North Wing, sips at some port, and asks himself stuff like: “I wonder what Anita Pallenberg is up to these days?” So, here, an […] . . . → Read More: Warren Kinsella: The Stones, Toronto, Mounties, white powder and that fan