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  • At least its not tongue-in-cheek

    These have been strange days as the federal election awakens with hot campaign action. Candidates are being dropped in, tackled and even bombed ...

  • Another view on a commodity

    It happens: the inability to see the forest for the trees. And in a world that tends to be commodity-based, it has been hard in some circles to ...

  • The truth is out there

    On Aug. 15, 1977, Dr. Jerry R. Ehman sat at what is known as the Big Ear telescope at Ohio State University, listening to the heavens for ...

  • Here we go again

    It took just 15 minutes over the weekend for Stephen Harper to decide his government had no common ground with Stephan Dion's Liberals. Having ...

  • Sitting at the childrens table

    In a matter of days we could be headed towards a federal election. If true, a wide range of issues will hit both the leading Conservatives and ...

  • Raiders of the lost farce

    Their ship's the Erebus and the Terror frozen to the Arctic Ocean for two winters, the survivors of the British Navy's expedition to chart a ...

  • Looking for the starting line

    We're just weeks away from yet another municipal election and all is quite on the front lines compared to the election fever of 2004, which saw ...

  • The lights are on but...

    Has the tide of green, eco-friendly thinking finally turned into a wave of confusion? In what can only be considered a case of running at the ...

  • Mirror, mirror on the wall

    Reaching a low in the polls during the month of April, Stephan Dion's Liberals played possum before the summer, either sitting in the House with ...

  • Homegrown solutions

    With the laid back days of summer many would believe Nova Scotians have it made and not a care in the world, but just a look at the gas pumps and ...