Author: renaissanceadmin

Media Take the Bait – Again

Quote of the Week: “I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris.” – Donald Trump on the Paris Accord. Immediately everybody, especially the Mayor of Pittsburgh, jumped all over this one. I mean, sure, the US President is expected to represent his constituents. It’s just that he shouldn’t throw the fact in…

Government is Not a Hockey Game

      Okay, we’re Canadian, and we like things simple. We’d love to boil life down to the simplicity of Canada’s soon-to-be National Sport. (We used to have another one, but it turns out it was culturally appropriated from some previous arrivees, so our politically-correct establishment will have to turf it out.) Score more…

A New Political Landscape in Which the Conservative Party is Forever Grateful to the Green Party (This is Not Fantasy.)

    Okay, everyone agrees that soon-to-be-ex-Premier Clark’s “Who Cares About Principles” throne speech was a product of sleazy politics and blatant self-interest. However, two questions arise immediately. How Could a Supposedly Astute Politician Do Something so Stupid? Well, the short answer has to do with believing your own PR. When politicians rule for too…