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18
Sep
Glace Bay, Nova Scotia: the town without a rink

Glace Bay, Nova Scotia: the town without a rink

I never met a politician I didn’t like.
For the most part, almost to a man or woman, they bask in the perks of office, piling up their pensionable time, gleefully making themselves available for their next photo-op. All else is  secondary.
Photo-ops are paramount in the lives of pampered politicians. They take priority over all else.

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21
Aug
Death of princess... and decorum

Death of princess... and decorum

I like to think that it’s this current generation of do-gooders, whiners, wailers, and social justice warriors who created mass hysteria all by their little selfie-taking “trigger warning,” safe space cadet-selves. Far be it for me, a 304-year-old man, and, er, um, the Founder of Halifax, to second guess my goodself, but I must reconsider. But don’t get me wrong.

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07
Aug
A case for collusion: Who's fuelling Tarrah's anti-Frank feud?

A case for collusion: Who's fuelling Tarrah's anti-Frank feud?

I am again called upon to come to the defence of the small band of brothers (and sister! — ed.) who constitute Frankland World Omni Corp.
That said: This Souvenir Extended Eddie Cornwallis Column is brought to you by the letter ‘C’ and the word, Collusion.

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24
Jul

Statue toppling is illegal

“If Mi’kmaq activists and their supporters take down the Cornwallis statue before we are given an opportunity to co-operatively forge a better way forward, we will set back progress that is already being made.”
— Halifax Mayor Mike Savage

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10
Jul
Who will stand up for the Maple Leaf?

Who will stand up for the Maple Leaf?

I’ve been here 86 years. Just standing here, minding my own business. Landing my peaceful gaze over Chebucto Bay. That’s a long time. I’ve seen a lot. Not a day goes by that I don’t see something. Something new. Every day’s a school day. Even for me, the founder of Halifax. So, I can’t say I’m bored. There’s always something new to see. Just when you think you’ve seen it all.

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