Monthly Archives: June 2005

Steyn on flag burning

June 29, 2005 1 Comment »

Banning flag desecration flatters the desecrators and suggests that the flag of this great republic is a wee delicate bloom that has to be protected. It’s not. It gets burned because it’s strong. I’m a Canadian and one day, during ... Read More »

US SC rulings

June 27, 2005 1 Comment »

No to the Ten Commandments (sort of) The 5-4 decision…the court declined to prohibit all displays in court buildings or on government property. The justices left themselves legal wiggle room on this issue, however, saying that some displays ? like ... Read More »

Only half?

June 24, 2005 Comments Off on Only half?

Sadly I’m not surprised…More than half of judicial appointees in 2003 were Liberal supporters, patronage study finds Also, 80% of NCC board members back Grits Read More »


June 23, 2005 2 Comments »

Bizarre Supreme Court ruling that will allow any municipality to seize property from homeowners, even those who don’t want to sell, to build whatever they want. And the US takes another step closer to Canadian socialism&# Read More »

7 Things You Can?t Say in Canada

June 23, 2005 Comments Off on 7 Things You Can?t Say in Canada

Margaret Atwood writes some really awful books. Recycling is a waste of time and money. The truth about recyc-ling is that it?s a giant waste of dollars and doesn?t help the environment. But don?t tell your kids. They won?t believe ... Read More »

Lions save 12 year old girl

June 22, 2005 1 Comment »

This is a sad story with a happy ending. Made me think of Old Testament miracles&# Read More »

The importance of History

June 19, 2005 2 Comments »

With a few adjustments, this article applies as much to Canada as it does to the US. And it’s from the LA Times. Wonders never cease… Not knowing history is worse than ignorance of math, literature or almost anything else. ... Read More »

CRTC “allows” satellite radio

June 17, 2005 2 Comments »

Some are happy, some are sad: ?100 U.S. channels are being dumped into Canada, and no matter how you look at it, they will compete with conventional radio.? Someone should introduce this fool to the Internet…But don’t worry, in case ... Read More »


June 17, 2005 2 Comments »

Just start chatting about any topic with the virtual moonbat&# Read More »

4-yr-old dies at Disneyland

June 15, 2005 Comments Off on 4-yr-old dies at Disneyland

Mission: Space take a life, and then opens again the next day. Business as usual Read More »

That’s about right…

June 15, 2005 1 Comment »

From Cox & Forkum Read More »

Happy belated

June 13, 2005 4 Comments »

Totally missed our Third Birthday here at Marturia… a sign of the busy-ness I guess (too much marking at the end of the year). It was Friday, for those wondering. Here’s the very fist post from 2002, as well as ... Read More »