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We got trouble in River City folks!

Posted August 24, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers; I should warn you from the get-go that this article will not be politically correct or even nice! It might even border on the racist and elitist according to some, but I am going to say things that need to be said! Ya see, these last few weeks is one of those periods […]

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Putting more protein in Bird Droppings

Posted August 20, 2014 by Ted Bird

     Attention earthlings: Bird Droppings as an exclusive sports blog/commentary is no more.      There are only so many laurels I can toss at PK Subban and so much scorn I can heap on Bob Cole, so I’m branching out to bro…

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That downed jet was NOT a terrorist act!

Posted July 18, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, let’s get things back into perspective here! In spite of all the rhetoric and propaganda afforded to the situation, the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine was NOT an act of terrorism! Was it shot down by Russian separatists over the eastern part of the Ukraine? Yes! Was it shot down with Russian […]

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A disaster waiting to happen!

Posted July 7, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: As the anti-pipeline, anti-fracking, anti-oil, and anti-oil sands fanatics get more funding from the likes of Russia and the Middle-East, we are starting to see a tremendous jump in the volume of crude distributed by rail. Never mind that the pipeline for the Northern Gateway project will only add 1200 km to Canada’s […]

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Summers here, and the livin’ is easy!

Posted July 1, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Port Stanley, on Lake Erie, is a favourite summer spot for thousands, and has a beach that is swarming with people on a warm, sunny day. But! Not all those people are happy campers kids. The OPP did something to piss of somebody, because at 3 a.m. last night somebody stole their boat and torched […]

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A “view” of the future!

Posted June 30, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Perspective Research Department has done an extensive inquiry into the future of the “Google Glasses” and come up with a very probable scenario for these marvels of modern technology! Do ya remember Geordi’s visor on Star Trek? They will look something like that, only have what appears to be plain glass […]

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Rob Ford Endorsed by Charlie Sheen?

Posted June 27, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

How’s this for a vote of confidence, kids? Mayor Rob Ford is as “tough as nails” and can overcome his substance abuse problems, says one of Hollywood’s well-known bad boys. “He’s the mayor, he got that far,” Charlie Sheen said Thursday night as he walked the red carpet for Joe Carter’s annual star-studded charity event. […]

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Ya can’t get there from here!

Posted June 26, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Do you remember that TV commercial where a guy is trying to give directions to someplace or other, and after several attempts he scratches his head and says: “Ya can’t get there from here!” Funny eh? NO! It happened to me in real life today! The main intersection of downtown Byron, (which is a small […]

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Asshole of the Day! #244

Posted June 25, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, ya just can’t have it both ways, or all-ways, or always, or everything all at once! Or, as Stephen Wright says: “Ya can’t have everything ….., where would ya put it?” Which brings me to today’s :”Asshole of the Day!” First let me tell ya that London, Ontario has a high unemployment rate due […]

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“Assholes of the Day!”

Posted June 18, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Two! Count ‘em, Two for the price of one! The Government announced the approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline yesterday, which means thousands of jobs and billions of dollars pumped into our economy …., and both Tom Mulcair and Justin Trudeau came out against it! For playing politics, and jeopardizing the economic health of Canada, […]

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“Asshole of the Day” #42

Posted June 11, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

A man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend, carving up her body and scattering her remains around the Toronto area told a court on Tuesday that it was actually his mother who stabbed the woman to death. Jiang didn’t call police or an ambulance after the gruesome incident that took place in the basement of his […]

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Sunday Morning Funnies # 22

Posted June 8, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

————-The Job Interview An office manager was given the task of hiring an individual to fill a job opening. After sorting through a stack of resumes he found four people who were equally qualified. He decided to call the four in and ask them one question and their answer would determine who would get the […]

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Government Procurement Failure: BC Ministry of Education Case Study

Posted June 6, 2014 by David Eaves

Apologies for the lack of posts. I’ve been in business mode – both helping a number of organizations I’m proud of and working on my own business. For those interested in a frightening tale of inept procurement, poor judgement and downright dirty tactics when it comes to software procurement and government, there is a wonderfully […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion: Carey / Carney (?) to quit!

Posted May 30, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Carey / Carney to quit! Folks, we have received a report here at the Blogs Canada Research Center, and the Perspective Naked News Department, that either Jim Carey, or Jim Carney, is about to quit. Because of poor communication, and computer problems, we don’t know if Jim is quitting the movie business, or politics ………….! […]

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Not all holes are assholes, but some are!

Posted May 29, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Kimberley Big Hole – South Africa – Apparently the largest ever hand-dug excavation in the world, this 1,097 meter deep mine yielded over 3 tons of diamonds, before being closed. Folks: These holes are not only amazing, but some are really terrifying – Especially the final one ! The sheer scale of these holes reminds […]

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SUPER HERO SEND-OFF!

Posted May 21, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

A five-year-old boy in Indiana who died of a rare form of brain cancer was given a superheroes sendoff with pallbearers dressed as his favourite comic book characters. The little boy from Kentland died of an aggressive form of brain cancer on May 8, and his mom, Staci Denton, decided to give him a sendoff […]

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Big Brother IS watching you!

Posted May 18, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Abby Deshman, a director with the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, says legislative reform is needed to protect innocent Canadians from unfair disclosure of police records. Folks, you have heard me mention many times in the past that cops not only paid to “uphold” the law……, they very quickly start to think that they “ARE” the […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion: The Naked Truth!

Posted May 17, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Seems the politically correct crowd has raised another bullshit issue that has me more confused on this Saturday morning than ever before! A bunch of kindergarten kids were out in the yard playing and they got into some water and proceeded to get soaking wet! (These are 4 and 5 year old kids, folks!) Rather […]

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Outrage vs. Ignorance! A Truly Sterling Performance!

Posted April 29, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, the Sterling scandal has taken on a life of its own, and is getting far too much attention…………………, much more than it deserves! With this in mind I am going to make a few comments, and then never mention the subject again. First of all: Donald Sterling made those unfortunate, stupid and racist remarks […]

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Asshole of the Year: Police Chief Bill Blair!

Posted April 25, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

(Chief Blair checking to make sure nobody’s looking when he put James Forcillo back on duty!) Billy Boy Blair put the cop that “allegedly” executed that kid on the streetcar last year, (Sammy Yatim) back on duty! Really? Yup! THAT’S NUTS! O.K. I’ve got a scenario for you! Let’s say it wasn’t a cop (James […]

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The Sane Middle-Ground!

Posted April 24, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, your long suffering reporter is ever grateful that I don’t suffer from all the common mental disorders that afflict a large portion of our population! Yes boys and girls, we are slowly being consumed by our insane religious and political beliefs …, and I can’t see any way of stopping it! There are the […]

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Left vs. Right!

Posted April 23, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks I don’t know what it is with left wing fanatics, but they seem to be a little un-hinged at the best of times! Speaking at a town hall in Nanaimo, B.C. on April 13, Elizabeth May, the federal Green Party leader and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands called the Prime Ministers Office “a $10-million-a-year partisan […]

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It’s the old farts who are really dangerous!

Posted April 22, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Ladies and Gentlemen, it’s the old folks who are the real menace on our highways, not the teenagers! Don’t believe me, the next time ya see someone with their turn signal on for ten miles ………………., drive up beside them, and who do you think it will be? Or how about the guy in front […]

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Can we make an entire University administration our “Assholes of the Day?”

Posted April 21, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Enough has been said about the debacle at University of Regina, and how they tried to shut up a anti-abortion protester by having him arrested, that I don’t think my two cents worth will add or subtract significantly from the discussion. HOWEVER, the tendency, especially among our academic institutions, to muzzle free speech […]

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Happy Easter!

Posted April 20, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Happy Easter everyone! (Boy, they sure got a strange way of celebrating it down in the States!) This being an important religious weekend for Christians and Jews, President Obama took a break from his typically-partisan Saturday radio address to offer Easter and Passover greetings. Then, Sen. Lamar Alexander, on behalf of the Republican Party, gave […]

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Wynne: “Asshole of the day!”

Posted April 16, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Premier Kathleen Wynne’s brother-in-law has been named the interim chief executive of e-Health Ontario, a move that raised the hackles of New Democrats at Queen’s Par. Folks, after everything that has happened to the Liberals in Ontario, this sort of thing does not surprise me! It doesn’t matter what the circumstances are: It doesn’t matter […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion About XL Pipeline!

Posted April 12, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: First of all we have some news from the town of Kitimat, way out in the wilds of British Columbia. You know about Kitimat, that’s the place where the XL pipeline is supposed to feed into a marine terminal for shipping oil overseas! Well, the tree huggers have been poring all sorts of […]

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The next step in “Political Correctness” is here!

Posted April 6, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, we got trouble in River City! Or at least in the University of River city! For any of you that thought “political correctness” was stupid, GET A LOAD OF THIS! University students have come up with an even more bizarre and asinine concept called “TRIGGER WARNINGS!” (That’s right kids, from now on, anytime a […]

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North Americans Don’t Care About Climate Change Any More Than They Did in 1979!

Posted April 6, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, just over one-third of north Americans worry “a great deal” about climate change, down one percent from 1989. That despite nearly every other climate change metric — temperatures, sea levels, carbon dioxide concentration, and major storms — continuing to steadily increase. By Philip Bump Gallup released the new data on Friday, noting that Canadians and Americans show […]

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April Fools Day?

Posted April 1, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

TODAY IS APRIL FOOLS DAY! The origins of April Fools’ Day, known for its tricks and pranks, are rather murky. One likely explanation is April Fools was “a hazing ritual” to welcome spring, said Alex Boese, curator of the website Museum of Hoaxes. Many cultures celebrated the beginning of the new season with “mischief, misbehavior […]

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Quebec Real Estate on Hold Until After Election!

Posted March 30, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

(PLEASE NOTE QUEBEC’S POST-REFERENDUM SHAPE ………….., IT ACQUIRED LABRADOR, BUT LOST THE SOUTH SHORE!) The Quebec election has real-estate agents on both sides of the Quebec-Ontario border agreeing on one thing: the market is on hold as home buyers await the outcome. Realtors say a Parti Quebecois majority on April 7 would likely result in […]

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Saturday Morning “Earth Day” Confusion!

Posted March 29, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, I’m not a die hard tree hugger, so I’m turning my lights out for an hour between 2 – 3:00 P.M. today! ————————————————– Remember that kid molester in Thailand who thought he could avoid detection by “swirling” his face as a disguise…………………, only to find out they “un-swirled” his picture and caught him? WELL, […]

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“We’re doing this work, so that you don’t have to see the filth that we see.”

Posted March 28, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

They work anonymously to scrub the Internet of the most graphic and disturbing material. Images and videos depicting child pornography, war-zone atrocities and animal abuse are some of the things they’re paid to view on a regular basis. They look at it so we don’t have to. But who are these digital do-gooders? They’re Internet […]

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Ten Little Indians!

Posted March 27, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: I have stated many times in the past that I am NOT a racist. I don’t like, or dislike, anyone according to their RACE! I am, however, a CULTURALIST! There are certain cultures that have outlived their usefulness and/or relevance …….., or they are never going to do their members any favours! The […]

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Enough with winter, already!

Posted March 26, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

The Maritimes are beautiful in the summer folks, but God help you if you’re there in the winter! A storm, which could be the worst of the season, is expected to hit the East Coast late this morning and continue through the night. During the day 20 to 30 centimeters is expected and a further […]

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Ya can’t fix stupid!

Posted March 25, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, I would like to show an article here that I think exemplifies what is wrong with a lot of people in general! Here is a guy who was dead set against GMO’s (genetically modified foods) the same as some people are bent out of shape about fluoridation of water, immunization shots, climate change, nuclear […]

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England’s legal system being replaced by Sharia Law!

Posted March 24, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Well, bunky, they did it! Not able to implement Sharia Law through the government, Muslim lawyers have started to infiltrate the judicial system from within. They are using the legal system itself to introduce Sharia Law through the back door in England! (I say in England, because this would NEVER happen in Scotland, believe me, […]

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Enough with the sports on TV!

Posted March 24, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Bridget Trogden and Dwayne Lawson ramped up the laughs a bit this weekend when Bridget got tired of Dwayne being glued to the TV all weekend watching sports! ——————————————– Congrats, again! Just a few weeks after Stacy Keibler secretly married boyfriend Jared Pobre in an intimate beachside ceremony in Mexico, the former professional wrestler and […]

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Police State!

Posted March 23, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: We here at Perspective have constantly warned about the militarization of our domestic police departments, and one of the biggest indicators of how North America is turning into a police state is exemplified in this article by “The Economist!”! ——————– FROM the way police entered the house—helmeted and masked, guns drawn and shields […]

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Macintosh computer is 30!

Posted March 23, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

This week in the year 1984 was a watershed for the personal computing market, a year which saw Apple introduce the Macintosh and forever change the way people looked at desktops. On the 30th anniversary of that release, there was no shortage of coverage looking at the historic launch of the Mac and its impact […]

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