It’s bad enough that the beloved Habs will soon be heading for the golf course rather than winning a Stanley Cup. Now there could be a players strike in 3-down football? Please, say it ain’t so !
Facing the embarrassment of having the made-in-Saskatchewan hit TV show shoot its movie in Toronto or Winnipeg, the government ponies up; ironic after killing its own tax credit three years ago.
Much as they might be criticized for hiding in their ivory towers, the brightest at our universities are betraying the young minds they’re helping to educate when they allow themselves to be muzzled.
In radio, a change in host is often made because they want someone younger and cheaper after a ‘consultant’ has read the latest ratings book.
I had a fabulous bowl of hot and sour soup at a local Chinese food restaurant the other day and found out the price the owner is paying after his pipes froze this winter.
Have you noticed what’s happened to the price of bacon? The 500 gram package, the standard unit for years, has suddenly shrunk to 375 grams. The only part that hasn’t shrunk is the price.
Despite having some of the finest airport facilities in the world, thousands of folks who live in Manitoba and Saskatchewan would rather drive 3 or 4 hours to Grand Forks or Minot to make their escape.
People who are elected to high office all seem to do pretty well despite coming from humble beginnings.
Hands up if you share my dismay over the fact that the two Canadians who are best known to the world right now are Rob Ford and Justin Bieber.
There are 300,000 foreign workers holding jobs in Canada. Now, some restaurant owners are accused of replacing long time employees with temporary imports.