Archive for November, 2012

A mountain of bureaucracy for B.C.’s Jumbo ski resort

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

From the November 27, 2012 comment page of the National Post: CALGARY — Perched atop Glacier Dome at 3,000 metres on the spine of B.C.’s Purcell Mountains, the skier first absorbs the dazzling, 360-degree view of glaciers, peaks and deep forested valleys, before pushing off in lovely powder snow and descending nearly 1,500 vertical metres [...]

Everyone is right

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

By now many of you will have heard all the reasons why Romney lost yesterday. Well, guess what?  They’re all right. In an election this close, any single one of these factors could by itself have caused the Republican loss. Let’s review a few of them (and where I heard them): 1/ Vicious attack ads [...]