Posts Tagged ‘ Politics ’

Was It Worth It?

March 1, 2010
By Crunchy Carpets
Was It Worth It?

So we did it…Vancouver survived the 2010 Winter Olympics with flying colours. Now I have NO idea how it was for the athletes.  I do think the true sign of a good competition is based on the athletes and coaches opinions of things like conditions, quality, fairness etc. So despite uncooperative weather and vanishing...

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LOL

September 14, 2008
By Nicole

Remember that $100 you got from the government to help with that twee carbon tax? Well take a peek at this article from the CBC: The $100 cheques, which were meant to offset the impact of the province’s new carbon tax, were only supposed to be sent to residents currently living in B.C., but...

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Its Official

September 7, 2008
By Nicole

Canadians will go to the polls on October 14: Prime Minister Stephen Harper pulled the plug on his own minority government on Sunday, setting off a national election campaign that will send voters to the polls on Oct. 14 at a cost of about $300 million. [insert panicky mental calculation of the number of...

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Olympic Fever

August 25, 2008
By crunchy
Olympic Fever

With the rain cutting short my camping adventures, I returned home to watch the Olympic Closing Ceremonies. Apart from the weird Logan’s Run bit with the glow in the dark floating guys….RENEW RENEW!!!…it was very entertaining…very colourful and again indicative of what we expected from them. I don’t even want to talk about the...

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