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Rothenburger — Why sappy Christmas movies are a threat to world peace

COLUMN — One of the curses of this holiday season is the annual onslaught of what we, in our house, call “sappy Christmas movies.”

You know the ones — made for TV, plot in which stressed-out people find true love and end up together on Christmas, preferably with an unbelievably cute and precocious child (or, on occasion, a rebellious teenager who figures it all out and becomes a model young citizen). 662 more words


Rothenburger — May City's newsletter last more than one edition

COLUMN — Somewhere, in one of my many boxes of useless memorabilia in the basement, is a copy of a City of Kamloops newsletter from the mid-1970s. 597 more words


Rothenburger — Canada Post's 'precision' admail system isn't precise at all

COLUMN — What ails Canada Post may have been amply demonstrated by the botched City of Kamloops mailout during the civic election campaign just past. 706 more words