As I’ve been telling you for a while, Stephen Harper’s PMO is not the mighty Death Machine it once was.
These days it’s looking desperate and disorganized. Its election campaign is veering wildly in all directions. It’s making a lot of dumb mistakes.
And there couldn’t be a better example of that than what happened yesterday. When the fanatics in the PMO launched two new attack ads.
Only to have them go horribly wrong.
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I’m sitting in an intimate theatre with a bunch of teenagers at the opening performance of the play Tagged. As you would expect, the teens are loud as they sing along to the blaring pop music as we wait for […]
Dear Readers: Coming soon to a city near you ………,stupid laws and regulations! Yup, they’re doing it in England and the States, BUT, we got them all beat!! In England, Councils creating ‘bizarre new criminal offences’ &amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp; &amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;img alt=”PA Wire” src=”http://news.images.itv.com/image/file/629342/article_update_img.jpg”A campaign group has criticised a new law which allows councils to ban activities such as […]
Back in the summer last fall I was introduced to a new app called VISR. It’s an app designed to help families keep a respectful eye on their kids’ social media usage. I know what you’re thinking… there are lots […]
I am forever befuddled and bemused by the unique phenomenon of social media outrage – both in its selectivity and the rapidly-evolving cycle of backlash. Let’s start with the backlash. During its relatively brief life spa…
A new study conducted by Virgin Mobile Canada and Vision Critical revealed that 50% of Canadians “humblebrag” on social media. And yes, the term is officially in the Oxford Dictionary. This made me literally laugh out loud… I was in taxi, […]
I admit that over the past couple of weeks I committed to giving myself a bit of a breather after the kids went back to school. It’s not that easy but there were things I wanted to take care of. […]
So, it’s come to this: even the gays are apologizing on social media. Mind you, the apology from the New York City gay bar Boxers has nothing to do with gayness. It’s for a purported hack of Boxers’ Twitter account,…
Facial recognition technology is used to screen people at the Statue of Liberty in New York. The U.S. government pumped millions of dollars into the development of facial recognition technology after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (Chip East/Reuters) Dear Readers: If anybody is still confused about how much the government is prying into your private […]
I love Instagram; all the visual inspirations from “igers” (short form for Instagrammers) and it’s a simple way to catch up with what some of my friends are doing, it’s perfect. It’s fun and I know that kids are definitely […]
Dear Readers: Once again, ya saw it here first! After a great amount of trouble and expense, the Perspective Naked News staff , a branch of the Perspective Research Department, has managed to obtain this clip of Jian Ghomeshi on a recent date with one of the women now accusing him of assault. As you […]
Look, I get it. Social media is great, especially Facebook who is like the mothership of online communication. It has connected people in unimaginable ways, but sometimes nothing beats some good ol’ face-to-face, person-to-person interaction. As this Oklahoma man might […]
Olivia Chow is running a strong LAST amongst the tree major contenders for the job of Mayor of Toronto today…………, and she’s NOT happy! What has made her even more disgruntled is a political cartoon published by the Toronto Sun over the weekend. They poked fun at poor Olivia in a way that is either […]