The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Liberals gain from NDP crisis. Tories no change. #nlpoli

The headline is as dramatic as NTV could make it: Leadership crisis sends NDP tumbling to third place in NTV/MQO poll The numbers looked bad for the Dippers:  Grits at 52% of decideds.  Tories at 29% and the NDP in the basement at 18%. Then you take a closer look and you see something else ...

bastard.logic: Abdul Haji: Hero. Muslim. BAMF.

“I don’t feel like a hero at all. That girl who ran towards me is brave. That’s bravery.” ‘Hero’ is indeed an extraordinarily over/misused word these days. But despite his insistence to the contrary, Westgate Mall rescuer Abdul Haji deserves — no, embodies — the title. LAMF. Not only because he risked his life to ...

bastard.logic: Abdul Haji: Hero. Muslim. BAMF.

“I don’t feel like a hero at all. That girl who ran towards me is brave. That’s bravery.” ‘Hero’ is indeed an extraordinarily over/misused word these days. But despite his insistence to the contrary, Westgate Mall rescuer Abdul Haji deserves — no, embodies — the title. LAMF. Not only because he risked his life to ...

The Sir Robert Bond Papers: The Secret of Their Distress #nlpoli

Not content with just one round of fascinating public opinion information, NTV decided to unleash a second evening of news about how the public feels about Muskrat Falls. The responses are based on the same panel conducted for NTV by MQO and first reported on Tuesday. Let’s take a look at the results, as reported, ...