Oh man. Not only was Rob Ford smoking crack...Doug Ford was dealing hash. And their sister was in the KKK?
A Canadian court ruled that widespread fraud occurred during the last election...that somebody with access to the Conservative voter
tracking system was most likely at fault...that it was definitely
organized and targeted...but that it didn't have an effect on the
election results...even though some of these ridings were very, very
Stephen Harper has described the expense scandal as a "distraction".
What does that mean? Why does he call anything that people
ask a lot of questions about a "distraction"? "I'm sorry, but you
holding me accountable is distracting me from further screwing you over."
I love it. "Don't worry about us stealing all this money from
taxpayers. Worry about the economy. We're really good at that." Oh.
Wait. Steve. Actually, you're not. Actually, the economy is kinda messed up.
Stephen Harper actually apologized for something. He was pretty much
forced into it, but it's a start. And really, who isn't sorry about
Mike Duffy? Some details on just how the Senate went about whitewashing Mike Duffy's audit report...as pointed out by the Liberals. And...the RCMP is now officially digging in to this.
Like I said before, Stephen Harper thinks the UN is a joke except for when he wants something from them. So of course John Baird is extremely pleased to announce
that we will maintain our official joke organization Civil Aviation
More follow up on the shift in science focus to industry by the NRC. Somebody has put together a chronology of Conservative cuts and attacks on science.
How is this a democracy? $56 Million has been paid to congress by supporters of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
Science says bitumen will sink. Enbridge says it won't. I'm surprised
they aren't selling this as a feature. "Hey. We spill it. It just
drops away to where you can't see it!"
Joe Oliver is upset that somebody might have speaken ill of one of his beloved pipelines.
This is not new news...but how the fuck is speaking Mandarin a
requirement for a mining job in Canada? The court case over the HD Mining miners sounds like a farce.