Marco DeRossi, member of the Board of Directors for Atheist Freethinkers/Libres penseurs athées, exercised his right to vote in the 2015 federal election wearing the costume featured in the photo below: DeRossi shares his experience in an article entitled “Canadian Masquerade“: Just to set things up for you, Zunera Ishaq is … Continue reading
John Oliver did a pretty funny segment on the Canadian election. My favourite footage was of Justin Trudeau showing someone how to pretend to fall down the stairs and Stephen Harper creepily smiling and telling people how he likes watching Breaking Bad. But, the best is at the end and I … Continue reading
Google Canada encourages Canadians to vote: If you haven’t already, make sure you vote today. CBC’s Peter Mansbridge reminds us, The last federal election produced a voter turnout of barely 60 per cent. Try to explain that to people in countries where they just won the right to vote. They … Continue reading
Twitter was all atwitter yesterday about Stephen Harper’s attendance at a rally promoted by Rob and Doug Ford. CBC news describes Rob Ford as the former Toronto mayor who admitted to using crack cocaine while in office However, although former Peterborough MP Dean Del Mastro’s attack on Justin Trudeau and … Continue reading
Dave Cournoyer thinks Matt Masters Burgener‘s video “Did Matt Masters Burgener just quit?!?!” might be the smartest ad of the 2015 election. The Huffington Post (Alberta) agrees: There’s no way a candidate can beat Stephen Harper in his own riding — or can he? watch the video . . . … Continue reading
Update: Looks like I misread the message; I missed the F* at the left of the pumpkin. Saw this on Twitter: Unfortunately, the carver didn’t have enough room to say, Ok Harper, you’re out!