Monthly Archives: April 2011

Thoughts on the French language debate

April 14, 2011 Comments Off on Thoughts on the French language debate

Okay, I get why we have to have a leaders’ debate in French: Quebec is such a large block of votes that any party ignores it at its peril. But Duceppe owns these debates for two reasons: 1) it’s his ... Read More »

Quick impressions on the English-language debate

April 13, 2011 2 Comments »

My thoughts on last night’s leader debate: Harper seemed robotic, and was apparently talking to someone down and to the right of the camera lens.  While he stayed on message (that the Cons are responsible for the quick recovery of ... Read More »

Mini-review: WWW trilogy by Robert J. Sawyer

Mini-review: WWW trilogy by Robert J. Sawyer
April 2, 2011 Comments Off on Mini-review: WWW trilogy by Robert J. Sawyer

Thursday evening, a friend from school and I drove down to Saskatoon to see Robert J. Sawyer launch his latest book at the McNally Robinson bookstore on 8th St.  The book in question was Wonder, the capstone to the WWW ... Read More »