somecanuckchick dot com: It’s official!

It’s official! Justin Trudeau has been sworn in as Canada’s 23rd Prime Minister… The new Cabinet has also been sworn in… In case you missed it, here’s the list: Justin Trudeau — Prime Minister, plus Intergovernmental Affairs and Youth Ralph Goodale — Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Carolyn Bennett — Indigenous and Northern Affairs Lawrence MacAulay ...

somecanuckchick dot com: Block votes. Buy votes. Scare up votes.

If all else fails… Block votes. Buy votes. Scare up votes.

somecanuckchick dot com: Less than 90 days until #elxn42…

Less than 90 days until #elxn42… At the time this post is published, it is: 87 days, 18 hours and 45 minutes. 😉 Feel free to count the remaining days, hours, minutes, and seconds yourself.

somecanuckchick dot com: Further proof the Harper government™ corporate tax cuts do not work!

The corporate tax rate in 2000 was 28% and the unemployment rate was 6.8%. In 2013, the unemployment rate was 7.2% and the corporate tax rate was 15%. Ever wonder why the Harper government™ does not demand job creation from Canadian corporations for these corporate tax cuts? More than 45,000 jobs lost in December… In ...

somecanuckchick dot com: Canadians are penniless!

Canadians are penniless. Love the penny. Hate the penny. Regardless of your feelings on the penny… sure, the penny’s days were numbered, but now that the penny is on its way out, I have a few questions and comments. What of caSh only businesses? What of consumers? And, what of this rounding bullshit? I foresee ...

somecanuckchick dot com: Happy Contempt of Parliament Day!

On March 25, 2011, the House of Commons passed a motion of non-confidence by a vote of 156 to 145. And with that, Stephen Harper and his Conservative Cabinet were found to be in contempt of parliament — an unprecedented finding in Canadian and Commonwealth parliamentary history. How to celebrate:

somecanuckchick dot com: Say “NO!” to C-11 now!

The Harper government re-introduced the Copyright Modernization Act, Bill C-11 in September 2011. Wonder about where the coverage is on Bill C-11? Me, too. SOPA + PIPA may be dead — or shelved — but Bill C-11 is alive and well and set to pass ASAP in 2012. The Harper government approach to copyright is ...

somecanuckchick dot com: Second verse, same as the first!

*begin rant* I’m the Prime Minister I am, The Prime Minister I am, I am, I have a strong, stable, national Conservative majority government; Do as I say and not as I do. You voted for me and not a platform, And Canadian values are conservative values. I’m the Prime Minister, the Prime Minister I ...

somecanuckchick dot com: 240 Days of Rae

It seems the Liberal Party of Canada is better with Bob Rae than without him… After all, it has been approximately 240 days since Bob Rae became the interim leader of the Liberal Party of Canada… and the Liberals are up in the polls. Coincidence?

somecanuckchick dot com: When will Ethical Oil release its donor list?

Ethical Oil was quick to slam environmental groups for taking US money… ‎ It appears Ethical Oil accepts funds, via PayPal, from around the world — including the USA. Just out of curiosity, when will Ethical Oil release its donor list?

somecanuckchick dot com: On Kitimat…

The proposed oil pipeline from Bruderheim, AB to Kitimat, BC will spill. It is not a question of if, but when — and by how much. FYI, oil and gas pipeline incidents and accidents are a regular occurrence in Canada. The majority are classified as minor, discharging less than 10 litres and are generally contained without ...

somecanuckchick dot com: Lather, Rinse; Repeat, as needed!

Apparently, if you repeat a lie often enough, people will believe it… at least, 39.62% of the Canadians who took the time to vote believe it — all of it.