Given Mayor Mike Savage’s standard for snow removal, Councillor Waye Mason’s unbridled narcissism, the spendthrift idiocy of Councillor Brad Johns, the fact that Haligonians elected Megan Leslie as MP, “hard landings,” a basketcase for a basketball team, haphazard urban development, outrageous corporate sponsorship, and the fact that it’s a venerable Navy town without a proper and easily access
Last week, Cape Breton Regional Police Chief Peter McIsaac took a walk down memory lane. But it wasn’t a happy one. For him, anyway.
Every hour of every day, government employees purposely cirumvent this province’s woefully derelict Freedom of Information system by texting each other potentially sensitive information.
You see, despite the fact that technology exists to capture these texts and BlackBerry Messenger messages dispatched via smartphone, they’re not captured.
Do you ever wonder why people lose it? Do you ever wonder why people move out to the country and paint their mail box blue? Do you ever wonder why people, when they move out to the country and paint their mailbox blue, routinely retreat to the woods heavily armed?
It’s because they’re fed up. They’re mad as hell and they’re not going to take it anymore.
It’s not about you. It’s never been about you.
It’s about the money. It’s about their money, which is actually our money. But we forget that from to time to time.
Forget? It’s so easy to forget, isn’t it?
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