Youth is wasted on the young.
So is sleep.
You never forget how to ride a bike, they say.
It’s funny, “they” never remind you how bleepin‘ hard it is to ride up a steep hill.
The taxpayers’ television network, better known as the CBC, had a rather interesting analysis last week comparing the accomplishments of the current Trudeau majority government to that of the Harper majority government at the two-year mark in their mandates.
The sign was posted in a doctor’s office in Miramichi, N.B. for all to see: “Attn: Native patients. Please don’t ask for tranquilizers or pain medications.”
It’s a point that’s almost funny: after we spent years complaining about how successive governments packed the Senate with their own party faithful and supporters, we’re now complaining about the same House of Parliament gradually filling with independents who have their own ideas about legislation, and aren’t afraid to use them.
As most readers probably know, today (May 9) is the 25th anniversary of the Westray Mine explosion in Plymouth, Pictou Co., in which 26 men were killed.