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I Hate Small Towns Part Two

Often after people find out I used to work as a social worker one of the questions that they used to ask me was what does a child abuser look like, I used to say pick up a mirror and look at the reflection.   660 more words


Conservative Party infighting- is it real?

The Whaleoil blog is one of Colin Craig’s most vociferous enemies. Cameron Slater’s unceasing campaign against Craig seems to be personal in nature, and makes me wonder if there is not some past event, some affront to Slater’s ego, that is behind the vendetta. 532 more words

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It could be worth keeping an eye on the Conservatives

It might be nice to daydream about a world in which we never have to listen to Colin Craig opine about the promiscuity of Kiwi women or threatening The Civilian with legal action ever again. 347 more words


Hooton- Slow week for news so I'll just bash Colin Craig

Matthew Hooton likes to think of himself as a right winger and I suppose considering the narrowness of the NZ political spectrum he’s reasonably correct. In the US he’d probably attract the label of Liberal. 597 more words

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Stantec study latest document showing fire halls mismanagement: Coun. Jenny Gerbasi

The traffic concerns raised in the Stantec study released Tuesday is the latest controversy in the fire halls saga — a file that, according to Coun. 277 more words


Calgary doctor rings up nearly $17,000 on AHS cellphone in a single month

A Calgary cancer doctor appears to have repeatedly rung up massive charges on his taxpayer-funded cellphone — including $16,795 in a single month — because of what the provincial health authority says were inadequate policies to control costs. 534 more words


Marsden: It's a good thing Prentice wasn't chairman of AHS

Premier Jim Prentice has an impressive resume, when you consider his work in federal cabinet, where he helmed the Indian affairs, industry and environment portfolios — to say nothing of his stint as vice-chairman of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. 643 more words

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