It couldn't be a more Orwellian move, or a greater threat to our democracy.Stephen Harper's outrageous decision to protect the RCMP by rewriting history. But this is Harperland, he is drunk with power, he really does believe the truth is what he says it is, and he is out of control.So it seems there . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Will Stephen Harper Really Get Away With Rewriting History?
As Stephen Harper continues his desperate struggle to snatch another bloody majority there can be no doubt that the stress is getting to him.And one can't help get the feeling that the voices in his head are now screaming at each other.For one moment he is a Great Warrior Leader, and the next moment . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Insanity of the Con Regime
It's been a cold miserable spring that feels more like fall. After the winter from hell.
And it is Harperland. Where a depraved would be dictator is trying to buy the next election, turn us into a police state, and lead us into one war after the other.After running the economy into the ground, . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the New Happy Harperland
At a time when Stephen Harper is trying to drag us into his monstrous darkness.By using fear as a weapon against his own people, whipping up war fever for crass political purposes, and trying to bribe us and brainwash us.While preparing to turn us into a police state, and sucking the life blood out . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Summer of Protest
He's been keeping a low profile recently, no doubt huddling with his gargoyles in the PMO, feverishly planning his next move, and who he will be tomorrow.Mr Nice or Mr Ugly.But then who can blame him eh? Because by now he must be desperate. Read more »
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When I saw Stephen Harper delivering his deranged speech on terrorism at a campaign-style event in a Toronto suburb yesterday, at first I almost felt sorry for him.Because that's not the face of a well man. That's the face of desperate leader cracking up before our eyes. But my sympathy didn't last long. Because . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: The Terror Laws and the Madness of Stephen Harper
I always knew he was dangerous. And that madness ran in his family.I knew the first Harper to arrive in Canada had to removed from office for "violent and oppressive measures vindictive beyond all reason."I knew one of his grandfathers committed suicide, and that he was prone to violent rages, and frightening bouts of . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: The Day Stephen Harper Went Off the Deep End
As I'm sure you know, Stephen Harper has been under a lot of stress recently. The economy is tanking, he blew the surplus before he had one, only the dumb and the crazy believe that he is still a Great Economist Leader.And that's driving him CRAAAAAAZY.So when the time came for him to . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper’s Disastrous Return to Parliament
He couldn't have had a better excuse to miss the return of Parliament, and dodge all those questions about his catastrophic economic record.For there he was at the funeral of a dead Mountie.Looking suitable sorrowful, and posing as a Great Crime Busting Leader.Which like everything he did today was choreographed to the max. And . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Beat of the Fascist Drum
One of the questions I get asked the most is how after damaging Canada so much does Stephen Harper get away with it?And I have to tell them I have no idea. I'm not a psychiatrist, I can't explain madness.Or how he could fool so many for so long.But with Harper creeping up in . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: How Does Stephen Harper Get Away With It?
Well as we all know, Stephen Harper has been going to extraordinary lengths to put a fresh face on his government, and a lot of lipstick on HIMSELF.But of course, he has no choice. He has to tart himself up.He's been around for too long. Canadians know him too well.And as Tim Harper points . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper’s Ghastly Image and the Divided Left
Gawd. I was planning to go through all the posts I wrote this year, and write something about the deathly year of 2014.So I could warn Baby 2015 what to expect, when he or she comes roaring through the door, with hope in its eyes. Into this dark Harperland, where hope goes to . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: The Horror of Harperland and the Arrival of Baby Freedom
Well he hasn't been seen in public for several days, since his scary year-end TV interview, where not even four coats of pancake make-up could conceal the crazed look in his eyes.Especially when he was asked about his terrifying ordeal in that closet.Since then we've only seen him on that Paul Calandra video, playing . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Movement That Could Destroy Him
Well it finally snowed where I live, as if to remind me that I'm still living in Canada, even in the ghastly darkness of Harperland.The deathly place where the frozen bodies of the hopeless are stacked up like cord wood, or those kayaks.But it's also beginning to look a lot like Christmas…
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It was a balmy 17 degrees, and my little corner of Canada looked very much like it always does at this time of the year.But the flags flying at half mast to honour our two murdered soldiers reminded me that this is no ordinary fall.We're at the beginning of Harper's War, we've just suffered . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Harper’s War and the Delusions of Salvation
It's hard to tell these days whether Stephen Harper is lying because he's desperate, or because he's lost his moral compass.Or on a day like yesterday, because he's simply delusional. He says he doesn't want to sound paranoid, but Prime Minister Stephen Harper is concerned his own federal bureaucracy is trying to bring back . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper the Big Lie and the Merchant of Venom
As you know, I can't criticize and denounce enough what Stephen Harper and his foul Con regime are doing to this country. Just like I can't praise our Supreme Court enough for standing up to those beastly bullies, and defending our Canadian values.And today I get to do both at the same time. By . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Murderous Con War on Drugs
Well it's the Thanksgiving Day weekend in Harperland, and we all have so many reasons to give thanks.Especially Great Leader.He finally got some good job numbers. As short-lived and as dubious as they may be."As a stand-alone report, this is no doubt highly impressive, but given the rising turmoil in the rest of the . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Harper’s War and the Song of the Chicken Media
In my last post I told you how Stephen Harper's obsession with destroying Justin Trudeau is slowly driving him over the deep end.Making him believe that only by destroying Justin can he make himself popular again.But he does have a Plan B.And as Michael Harris reports, it's just as CRAZY.Read more »
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It was just two weeks ago that Stephen Harper was talking about the search for the lost Franklin expedition.And how he couldn't wait to find, in his macabre words, "the skeleton of Franklin slumped over the helm."And today he did. Or a least a team of researchers did find one of the ships. Read . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper and the Ghost of Captain Franklin
Well as you know the young fanatics in the PMO are desperately trying to improve Stephen Harper's image. Frantically trying to put a fresh coat of lipstick on it, before the next election campaign.But it's all going horribly wrong. Trying to portray Harper as a Great Strong Leader, who is almost as fresh and . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Steve Nickelback and the Rebranding of Stephen Harper
As you know I am increasingly concerned about Stephen Harper's state of mind. Because it's pretty clear to me that he is showing signs of cracking under the strain of all those bad polls, and is becoming even more aggressive. Or even crazier.For in just a few days he has managed to attack Justin . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper Goes After the Media and the Bigot Vote
He is sounding more deranged every day. You can see the desperation in this cold dead eyes.He's flailing away in every direction, trying anything he can think of to try to make himself more popular.One moment he's Great Warrior Leader, a legend in his own mind.The next moment he's a Republican Tea Bagger denouncing . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper’s Deeply Disturbing Descent into Tea Bagger Hell
Well they always were a weird couple, Stephen Harper and Homer Simpson.Sharing a strange space together on Lord Harp's sinister Twitter feed. Wading through the people Prime Minister Stephen Harper follows on his Twitter account is like going through a laundry list of Conservative members of Parliament. All the familiar faces are there: Employment . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: The Day Stephen Harper Broke Up With Homer Simpson