Last summer, my father and mother flew back to Calgary from their first winter of being Canadian snowbirds in Vegas. Over steak and wine, on the patio of their home in the Hamptons, my Dad, brother and I made small talk eventually with the topic of politics coming up. “What do you think of Donald Trump?” I asked my Dad who, … More President Trump: The Only Hope For Canada
The Americans don’t want more Syrian refugees, Canada can’t have enough, and the Syrians themselves are unwilling to come to Canada. … More The Simpsons Show A Truth Canadians Refuse To See
WARNING – SPOILERS BELOW In Season 6, Episode 9 of The Walking Dead, the town of Alexandria faces certain annihilation. The mood is dark. The town is overrun with zombies, the seemingly helpless residents trapped in their homes. At one point several weak and unprepared members of Alexandria are killed by zombies, establishing a tone … More Encouragement From The Walking Dead
How perplexing is it that Louis Riel, the “Father of Manitoba” was a separatist? Not only so, but every third Monday of February, the Province of Manitoba celebrates a man the Canadian government put to death for the crime of treason after leading violent rebellions against the nation he helped his province join 15 years earlier. Even … More Happy Louis Riel Day, Manitoba.
Baby Boomers are the largest demographic in Canada by a wide margin. People in their 50’s – 60’s outnumber both Generation X and the Millennials. Because of this, Canada is growing old and the future is bleak. Retired senior citizens do not earn much income and thus pay very low taxes. This is the fundamental premise of how … More Why All Millennials Should Be Separatists
On January 30, 1934 the United States Government outlawed private ownership of gold. Up to that point, gold circulated as currency in “the land of the Free,” with the US dollar fixed at $20.67 USD / oz. As a part of the gold confiscation, the US government revalued the dollar against gold to $35/oz, effectively … More Ottawa Can’t Confiscate Gold, But That Won’t Save The Canadian Dollar