Let the probery begin: The RCMP is investigating “serious threats” allegedly made against Public Safety Minister Vic Toews as opposition to a contentious Internet surveillance law grows. In an open letter to his Manitoba constituents distributed over the weekend, Toews said the threats have been “referred to the police for investigation.” The “personal attacks, criminal . . . → Read More: Toews can dish it out, can’t take it
No, I haven’t seen that one yet, but the VicToews meme has been blossoming in ways you’ve probably already seen but I can’t resist posting anyway because they’re so fucking GREAT: And of course, Hitler reacted to the sleazy Vic Toews scandal: Gentlemen, start your Photoshops! (Ceiling Vic by Robert McClelland)
. . . → Read More: Play ‘em off, Keyboard Vic
Assorted content for your weekend reading.
– No, it isn’t much surprise that poll respondents may think we’ve moved to the right as a country: after all, Con propaganda (largely echoed by the media) has been declaring that for years. But as Warren Kinsella notes, that perception bears no resemblance whatsoever to Canadians’ opinions about . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Saturday Afternoon Links
Oh-oh… Vic Toews has drawn the ire of Anonymous. This is truly the gift that keeps on giving. Who’s sorry now, Vic?
And I’ve got just the cattle prod for the job. No seriously… after beclowning himself to the point where he’s become an Internet Meme, (no, really) he’s calling for A Probe: Public Safety Minister Vic Toews is calling for an investigation into the source of a Twitter account that is being used to release details . . . → Read More: Vic Toews wants a Probe