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CBC Compass Buffoonery

CBC Compass Buffoonery (No subject) Below is a letter I sent to the editor some weeks ago, for reasons only known to the Guardian it was never published? One wonders if the CBC Compass and the news media are in … Continue reading

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The Amazing Beauty of Winter

Yesterday the 7th January 2016, a lovely sunny day I did something quite unusual. I climbed onto the back of Linda’s Quad (ATV) and headed for the woods. Wow, apart from dodging brushes with passing tree branches it was a … Continue reading

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Fifty Bucks is Fifty Bucks

Bill and his wife Blanche go to the state fair every year, and every year Bill would say, “Blanche, I’d like to ride in that helicopter.” Blanche always replied, “I know Bill, but that helicopter ride is fifty bucks, and … Continue reading

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Silence is Golden !!!

One might think that after my tirade of the several church denominations mentioned in yesterdays blog I would have received at least one angry response? But no, not a peep which indicates these people who shout so loudly when among … Continue reading

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Fish kills Fall on Deaf Ears

On August 11th 2014 I sent this mail to the following members of the Provincial Government, Robert Ghiz, Premier, Janice Sherry, Minister of Environment, and Sonny Gallant, my local MLA. Guess what? not a word, nothing in response, just silence. … Continue reading

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Silence is Golden—Or is It???

Silence is golden is an old saying that I remember from my childhood. I especially remember my various teachers telling me so. However, regarding the Provincial Government the silence is rather ominous. Robert Ghiz in his usual leadership style remains … Continue reading

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A Special Place

Of the many places we visited in Newfoundland on our recent trip,none was more special than this. The site where the Arrow crashed in the early morning of December 12th 1985 taking 256 young men and women to their deaths. … Continue reading

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