I Prayed For The Terrorists. Maybe you would like to, as well! (2)

We should not have gone to war in Afghanistan, either. Instead, we should have forgiven Al-Qaeda. That’s what President Martin Luther King would do. Then he would have cleaned up Ground Zero and built a new World Trade Centre two stories taller. Life would have gone on. They wouldn’t have made those awful “dark” Superman …

Plant Power

Life is choices. I’ve always wanted to be a vegan. I’ve been a vegan for three months at a stretch, a record I’ve matched and also fallen short of in subsequent stabs. I don’t want to eat animals. Ideally, I don’t want to. But I do. I love milk; I wish I had it more …

Come on, America.

Seriously. Of all the badass motherfuckers in the world, Dwight E. Eisenhower is the one whom Fate sends us with our era’s great caution: Beware the military-industrial-congressional complex. What happened to us? Too much Rin-Tin-Tin and hula hooping? What, did Destiny have to send Arnold Schwarzenegger or Darth Vader to break the news of the …

October Surprise

Honestly, I never expected the Toronto Police to ever, in a hundred years, actually track down a mayor for alleged drug use. I *like* and respect “the police”; since moving to Toronto, I’ve definitely grown to mistrust the Toronto Police – not each individual cop, but rather the people running the show. I’m quite surprised …

Everyone just hates Stephen Harper, or, Stephen Harper: C’est un bon diable (he’s not such a bad guy)

For as long as I’ve heard of Stephen Harper, I’ve heard a lot of hate for and anger about him from people. He just drives certain people nuts. I have bones to pick with Stephen Harper, too; for starters, his foolish appointments of unilingual anglophones to important federal positions mandated to be filled by bilinguals. …