Category Archives: Politics

Elections Quotations

An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry. – George Eliot – A politician should have three hats. One for throwing into the ring, one for talking through, and one for pulling rabbits out of if elected. – Carl Sandburg – […]
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The Lighter Side of Canadian Governments

That Good Looking Bullshitter in a Suit Justin (Trudeau) looks more and more like a regression to the mean, a nice guy with influential friends but still just another ordinary good-looking bullshitter in a suit. – Crawford Kilian, The Tyee – Background to the cartoon: Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has threatened to sue Conservative […]
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Drinking Straw Ban – Facts and Fiction

The movement to ban drinking straws and other single-use plastics is growing around the world. The ban prohibits restaurants, bars, and other food service businesses from handing out plastic straws to their customers. Some cities impose fines. Other cities are considering the possibility of jail time for repeat offenders. The humorists have had a field […]
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Message from the Queen – Revoking American Independence

My email inbox contains much garbage and a few gems from that prolific author – Unknown. I thought the following was egg-sellently written, but maybe you have to be a member of the Commonwealth to think so. “To the citizens of the United States of America from Her Sovereign Majesty Queen Elizabeth II In light […]
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