Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2010’

  • Peacekeeping Monument2

    The Canadian Peacekeeper Myth


    It was a toss-up whether to place this article in the Canadian Military or Cranky categories.  Fortunately, I have discovered a way to ‘dual categorize’ this – okay, I’ll say it – rant.  I nearly explode whenever I hear somebody talk about Canada’s ‘reputation’ in …

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  • Kid Crying Lightbox

    The Whiner Olympics


    Listened to a wonderful radio interview on CBC yesterday with Clara Hughes.  Clara is the only Canadian and  one of only four world-wide athletes who have medaled in both the Winter and Summer Olympic Games, with her sports being long track speed skating and cycling. …

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