Alberta Politics: Mel Hurtig, a great Canadian – and, full of beans, as we used to say

PHOTOS: Mel Hurtig with his Canadian Encyclopedia, without which, once upon a time, no respectable Canadian home was considered complete. I am grateful to Mr. Hurtig for one thing not mentioned in the short commentary below, and that is my accidental introduction to Alex Waterhouse-Hayward’s constantly engaging blog on photography and many other topics, A ...

Cowichan Conversations: Famous Canadian Author, Broadcaster and Humourist Pierre Berton Shows Us How To Roll A Joint.

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger   Canada’s famous Pierre Berton, broadcaster, author and humourist was a marijuana connoisseur and happy toker. Rick Mercer was behind this and gee what a surprise that is. Now for you novices out there, all three of you, pay attention and benefit from the advice and guidance of one of our most ...